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Varane completes Champions League-World Cup double

Raphaël Varane has become just the ninth player to feature on the winning side in European Cup and FIFA World Cup finals in the same year.

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Varane seals Champions League-World Cup double

Raphaël Varane has become just the ninth player to feature on the winning side in European Cup and FIFA World Cup finals in the same year.

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Who are Croatia’s biggest #UCL names?

Where do Luka Modrić, Mario Mandžukić and Ivan Rakitić rank among their nation’s all-time greats?

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Which France stars have made the biggest European impact?

Do Antoine Griezmann, Raphaël Varane or Hugo Lloris make it into our lists of France’s top UEFA competition performers?

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World Cup final: a triumph for Europe’s clubs

Which teams have the most players in the World Cup final? How many will be in the UEFA Champions League group stage?

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Modrić or Varane for Champions League-World Cup double?

Only eight players have done it before – will Luka Modrić or Raphaël Varane join them?

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Cristiano Ronaldo joins Juventus, his favourite opponents

Cristiano Ronaldo has scored more European goals against new employers Juventus than any other side.

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Ronaldo joins Juventus: what records can he break?

What would it take for Cristiano Ronaldo to become a goalscoring immortal in Serie A? He’s signed a four-year deal.

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Ronaldo leaves Real Madrid: How will he be remembered?

“Real Madrid has conquered my heart”. Cristiano Ronaldo has left the Spanish capital for Juventus.

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World Cup semi-finals: a triumph for Europe’s clubs

Which teams have the most players in the World Cup semis? How many will be in the UEFA Champions League group stage?

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What you might not know about new Paris signing Buffon

As Paris Saint-Germain confirm their signing of Gianluigi Buffon at the age of 40 we celebrate his superb career.

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Why is World Cup-winner Lúcio still playing at 40? ‘My love for football’

Lúcio played every minute for Brazil when they won the World Cup in 2002 and he’s still lacing up his boots every weekendBy Joshua Law for The Set Pieces, part of the Sport NetworkSixteen years after Brazil’s last triumph at a World Cup, Lúcio is the l…

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Which USA stars made the biggest splash in Europe?

To celebrate Independence Day, UEFA.com singles out the USA stars who have done the most to light up UEFA’s club competitions.

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Wayne Rooney moves to MLS: how brilliant is he?

Cristano Ronaldo called him ‘The Pitbull’; UEFA.com salutes Wayne Rooney as he heads to the United States.

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How great is Liverpool and Egypt’s Mohamed Salah?

The Egyptian King’s maiden World Cup voyage ends today, but he will be back soon in the UEFA Champions League. Be thankful!

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Happy birthday Lionel Messi: his best and worst opponents

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi turns 31 today: which teams has he enjoyed playing against most in UEFA club competition?

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