- The world’s papers hail Lionel Messi after he becomes the all-time Champions League top scorer
- Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere out for a minimum of 12 weeks, possibly four months [Sun & Mirror]
- Policewomen tried blackmailing Liverpool’s Steven Gerrard after she stole CCTV film of a brawl [Sun]
- Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers: ‘Steven Gerrard is the best player I’ve ever worked with’ [Video]
- Bacary Sagna post Man City 3 – Bayern 2: ‘The fans were magic’ [Video]
Ozil sinks a double as Real Madrid beat Betis 3-1
Real Madrid 3 – Real Betis 1 (La Liga, April 20, 2013) (Alternative highlights, Extended highlights) Ruben Castro had the ball in the Madrid net but his effort was correctly ruled out for a clear offside. Marcelo was forced off through injury early on and was replaced by Raphael Varane. Cristiano Ronaldo struck the post with a low drive from 25 yards. Mesut Ozil put Madrid in front on the stroke of half time, receiving a through ball from Benzema and finishing coolly. Karim Benzema doubled the Real Madrid lead from Cristiano Ronaldo’s 8th La Liga assist of the campaign. Jorge Molina gave Betis hope when he converted a 70th minute penalty. Mesut Ozil grabbed Real’s 3rd in the 90th minute.
- Updated: April 20, 2013