President Perez must believe they can break the jinx, especially if Ronaldo can maintain his supersonic form.
Coach Guardiola will need to reshuffle his defence with Holger Badstuber tearing a thigh muscle recently.
European champions Real Madrid will face former champions Liverpool in the group stages of the CL.
As the football fans prepare for the Champions League draw, here’s your guide to how it works.
Arsene Wenger’s side managed to hold on despite being reduced to 10 men.
Arsenal nearly grabbed a late winner when Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s shot was turned onto the post.
Defenders Laurent Koscielny and Kieran Gibbs suffered knocks in Saturday’s last-gasp 2-1 win over Crystal Palace.
Real Madrid didn’t spend a fortune on Bale just to make him Cristiano Ronaldo’s support cast.
Seconds away from losing to Atletico, Real pull of an unlikely win in extra time with three goals.
Atletico have added new dimension to Spanish and European competition after La Liga title and CL final.
Real Madrid broke down Atletico Madrid’s resistance in extra time to win the Champions League final 4-1.
On Saturday, it will be the superstar individuals of Real Madrid against the team ethos of Atletico Madrid.
Madrid surprisingly drew both its league matches after routing Bayern 5-0 in the Champions League semifinal.
Courtois made a string of saves to help Atletico to a 3-1 win over Chelsea that gives them place in CL final.
Atletico and Real will become the first two teams from the same city to contest any European final.
Ramos, Ronaldo doubles give Madrid 4-0 win over Bayern, shot at 10th European title.
Bayern, beaten 5-0 on aggregate, were impotent in attack and ragged in the defense.
With teams deadlocked at 0-0, hosts Chelsea and Atletico Madrid have a place in final to play for in 2nd leg.
Real struck early through Benzema and comfortably held Bayern Munich at bay to beat the holders 1-0 .
Chelsea hold Atletico Madrid in a goal-less draw with all to play for in the return leg at Stamford Bridge.
Madrid are looking to end a run of three straight semifinal exits to reach their first final since 2002.
Atletico Madrid, responsible for Mourinho’s titleless final season with Real, host Chelsea in CL semifinal.
Former Atletico coach Antic believes the current side put together by Diego Simeonecan be even better.
Real Madrid will face Bayern Munich in Champions League semis; Atletico Madrid to play against Chelsea.
Atletico held out to deny Barca a record-extending seventh consecutive appearance in the last four.
Bayern’s 4-2 aggregate win kept them on course but put an end to United’s miserable first season under Moyes.
Man United will benefit from Rooney’s comeback for Wednesday’s Champions League clash against Bayern.
Mourinho leapt out of his technical area and sprinted away after Ba’s goal levelled the aggregate score 3-3.
Substitute striker Ba’s goal in the 87th minute levelled the tie at 3-3, evoking memories of 2012’s success.
Dortmund embarrassed Real Madrid with a dazzling performance to win 2-0 at home on Tuesday.
Dortmund, however, boosted their own confidence with a 2-1 comeback win over VfL Wolfsburg on Saturday.
With frontmen misfiring at Abramovich’s Chelsea, coach Mourinho may lean on Eto’o in last-eight return leg.
Real Madrid dominated an injury-hit Dortmund side who were missing suspended striker Robert Lewandowski.
Mourinho blames weak defence as Londoners lose first leg 3-1 to PSG; Dortmund thrashed 3-0 by Real Madrid.
Bayern Munich has banned English tabloids The Sun and Daily Mirror for team’s return leg against Man Utd.
Real Madrid thump German titans Borussia Dortmund 3-0 in first leg of Champions League quarter-finals.
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