Christiano Ronaldo scored another Champions League hat-trick as Real Madrid thrashed Atletico Madrid in the semi-final first leg to close in on a third final in four years. Ronaldo scored in the 10th, 73rd and 86th minutes.
Monaco who stunned both Manchester City and Borussia Dortmund to reach the last four will be hosting today at Stade Louis II.
Monaco’s young stars will feel indestructible when they face Juventus in the Champions League semi-final, but Juve keeper Gianluigi Buffon says the Italian side’s experience will be key.
Kylian Mbappe who has caught the eye of top European clubs with a run of five goals in four knockout matches against City and Dortmund is expected to lead the striking line.