Manchester City attacker Leroy Sane was encouraged to play like Barcelona stars Lionel Messi and Neymar by manager Pep Guardiola. Sane, 21, has developed into a key player for City since his move from Schalke last year, including scoring nine goals so far this season. The Germany international said he owed plenty to Guardiola – who coached Messi at Barca – as the Spaniard called on him to learn from the Argentina star and Neymar.
RB Leipzig missed the chance to close in on Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich by drawing 1-1 at Schalke 04 on Sunday and are eight points behind in second place with four matches left. Promoted Leipzig looked well on the way to cutting the lead of Bayern, who drew 2-2 at home to Mainz 05 on Saturday, back to six points when Timo Werner put them ahead after 14 minutes. Werner beat defender Benedikt Hoewedes to the ball to head in and cap a strong start with his 17th goal of the campaign.
Cristiano Ronaldo, Paulo Dybala and Kylian Mbappe form the mouth-watering attack of EA Sports' team of the European knockout stages. The Champions League and Europa League quarter-finals were full of excitement, with Real Madrid, Atletico, Juventus