France Ligue 1

Real Madrid sets sight on another Champions League final

MADRID (AP) Real Madrid will be boosted by Cristiano Ronaldo's return and the likely absence of two key Manchester City players when it tries to reach yet another Champions League final on Wednesday.

Ronaldo returns after missing three straight games because of a leg injury, including the 0-0 first-leg draw in Manchester last week. The Portugal forward leads the Champions League with 16 goals, one shy of the record he set in the 2013-14 season.

Ronaldo hurt his right leg in a Spanish league game on April 20 and hasn't played since then. Madrid has not released any official information about the injury, prompting widespread rumors about its severity, but he participated fully in training on Monday and Tuesday and looked fit to return to action.

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