'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
'Happy' Gareth Bale aims for more trophies at Real Madrid
After the game Bale said he'worked tirelessly at home to get himself fit again
18 June, 2017, 17:16
For all the talk of tactics, the threat posed by the Italian champions and the romantic notion of Juve goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon finally claiming a Champions League winner's medal, Ronaldo yet again found a way to hog the headlines.
"I prepared myself for this, you win the biggest prizes because of what you do at the end of the season", Ronaldo, who has benefited from playing fewer games than in previous campaigns, said as his team mates celebrated.
"I think people don't have words to criticise, because the numbers don't lie", he told reporters after receiving the man-of-the-match award from his former Manchester United mentor Alex Ferguson.
"This year was incredible again, last year was fantastic too. This is one of the best moments of my career - I have the chance to say this every year", he said. Now I have two or three days off to rest and after we have a (World Cup) qualifying game for Portugal and we have the Confederations Cup.
The 20th club trophy of Ronaldo's career comes at the end of a season in which he also helped Madrid end a five-year title drought in Spain.
"It's a long season, but I'm motivated, I'm happy".
North Korea conducts fifth missile test in a month The missile was believed to be a Scud-class ballistic missile and flew about 450 km (280 miles), South Korean officials said. North Korea on Thursday fired multiple land-to-ship missiles off its east coast, South Korea's military has said.
With its third European title in four seasons, coach Zinedine Zidane has re-established Madrid as the premier team on the continent.
The former Benfica and Manchester United winger-turned-striker turned 32 in February but far from fading he is as risky as ever - perhaps even more effective than in his younger days.
"We are disappointed. We played very well in the first half, we thought we had enough to win the game", the 39-year-old said.
Mourinho is already attempting to rebuild his squad, but Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann will not be a part of his new team, with the French forward choosing to commit his short-term future to Real's city rivals in the midst of the club's transfer ban. It was a very hard task to arrive until the final and we fought until the end. "It was not easy".
Juventus last won the Champions League in 1995/96, the season he made his debut for Parma at the age of 17, five years before he signed for the Turin giants.
Gingrich and Ruddy said it would be a "mistake" for Trump to remove Mueller, although both said they see the probe as unnecessary. Jeanne Shaheen , D-N.H., asked Rosenstein if he has seen any reason to fire Mueller, the deputy attorney general said he had not.
A senior political writer for the newspaper sounded the alarm in a piece titled, "Is Robert Mueller Conflicted in Trump Probe?" So that would basically mean thay Trump would have to order Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to fire Mueller.
That's why Democrats' and Republicans' decision to go ahead with their baseball game on Thursday in Washington is so welcome. They said that his "risk of death" has substantially lowered than when he arrived at the hospital.
The Senate Intelligence Committee's ranking Democrat , Virginia Sen. "Russian Federation is trying to meddle into our elections". Trump, who expressed displeasure with Session's withdrawal from the case, wouldn't hesitate to apply pressure.
The tragedy has provoked a enormous response from nearby communities that have donated food and shelter to the victims. The 91-year-old monarch said it is "difficult to escape a very sombre mood" on what is normally a day of celebration.
Simona Halep advanced to the semifinals of the French Open after saving a match point, beating Elina Svitolina 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-0. Kei missed a second-serve return, and then I think a good serve on the next point.
He had access to the facility on Wednesday, and arrived less than two hours before the shooting, the YMCA said in a statement . Sue Hodgkinson expressed her profound regret: "I'm sorry that he did this". "I just don't know what to tell you people".
She has been spotted courtside at basketball games and at awards shows with her baby bump since the February announcement. US Weekly cited multiple unidentified sources as saying that the twins were born earlier this week.
The president complained the probe is unfair and wondered why his defeated Democratic opponent wasn't getting the same scrutiny . Comey said Lynch told him "not to call it an investigation but to call it a matter, which confused me and concerned me".
Overnight, about 60 forest fires were ignited across the country, eliciting 1,700 firefighters to battle to put them out. Costa also warned, while at the Civil Protection headquarters, that " The number of fatalities could still rise ".
Halep and Svitolina into French quarters
Cilic reached his first quarterfinal here after South African Kevin Anderson was forced to retire while trailing 6-3, 3-0. For Khachanov, playing on the center court at Roland Garros was a pleasure, but losing the match was always hard to bite.
Defending champion Johnson out of US Open
But Erin Hills, this 11-year-old layout with which the game is still coming to terms, was a more demanding test than on Thursday. He had missed another eagle putt on the 15th, when he drove the green in one and then rolled a six-footer just wide of the hole.
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June, 1995: Trial begins in the TADA court in Mumbai , which is housed in the high-security Arthur Road Central Prison. The other accused, Riyaz Siddique, was only convicted under TADA for helping in transportation of arms.
JB Holmes one shot off US Open lead heading into weekend
Somebody might go low early, but not as many. "I'm looking forward to my shot at it, and I know it's not going to be an easy day". The major's top 13 golfers range from seven-under-par 209 to Brian Harman's 204, and the top 17 are at six-under 210 or better.
Rory destroys Elkington on Twitter for MC trash talk
To be fair to McIlroy, he's returning from injury and hasn't played as much golf as he would have liked to this year. Indeed, there has never have been a Grand Slam event staged where so numerous elite missed the cut.
My marriage to Aaron works well: Sam Taylor-Johnson
James novels falling short of fan expectations. "Her vision versus mine, and they were polar opposite", Taylor-Johnson elaborated. It seems the Fifty Shades film franchise has been in trouble from the very beginning with adaptations of the E.L.
Afghan soldier kills two U.S. service members
The Taliban has claimed responsibility , saying a Taliban loyalist infiltrated Afghan forces "just to attack foreign forces". In a statement, the United States military apologised for the incident and said that an investigation had been launched.
58 missing, presumed dead in London fire : London police
However, police have also said they do not expect to find any other survivors and that the number is likely to rise significantly. The queen's official birthday is marked in June when the weather is often nicer than in April, the actual month of her birth.
Trump May Be Laying Groundwork to Fire Mueller — WashPost
The special counsel can only be fired by Rosenstein, though the president could in in theory direct Rosenstein to fire him. Senator Diane Feinstein says that Donald Trump is in for a "rude awakening" after what the president tweeted this morning.
58 presumed dead in London tower blaze, police say
Many residents of the building remain unaccounted for, and police said numerous remains may never be identified. The meeting lasted more than two hours Saturday but the group did not speak to reporters gathered outside.
Leaderboard logjam at US Open as top names miss cut
Rickie Fowler , the first-round leader, is in a three-way tie at 6 under, followed by an eclectic mix of five golfers at 5 under. Despite a flurry of late birdies it was not enough to turnaround an erratic round littered with errors and missed opportunities.