The former Brazil international has nothing but fond memories of his time at the Primera Division giant and has voiced his respect for Jose Mourinho.
Monday, July 28, 2014
The Real Madrid star says it is a "very big honor" to have topped Goal's annual list of the world's most outstanding players.
The Barcelona star has made the prestigious 2014 list, which will be announced later Monday, but he is the only player from his country to be included.
The France international will continue his career at the Primera Division champion after an impressive spell with Sociedad.
Sunday, July 27, 2014
Goal asked who were the best players in each position and has compiled an XI of star performers over the past year.
Saturday, July 26, 2014
The Nerazzurri's Argentine striker coolly chipped home a spot kick after the Wales winger had opened the scoring for Los Blancos with a stunning long-range strike.
The Rojiblancos supremo feels that his decision to cash in on the Croatia international was totally justified given the playmaker would have been a free agent next summer
The former Barcelona forward, who completed a move to the Britannia Stadium on Tuesday, is enthusiastic about manager Mark Hughes's approach to playing the game.
The Argentine winger faces being shipped out to pay for the former Atletico striker as Real seeks competition for Karim Benzema this season
The center back has revealed his delight at seeing the defender arrive at Camp Nou following the club's struggles at the back last term.
The Spanish goalkeeper has returned to the club following a loan spell at Napoli and, despite the presence of Simon Mignolet and Brad Jones, is keen to stay at Anfield.
The latest Santiago Bernabeu addition has been hailed by the former midfielder, who also praised the club for its Champions League-winning 2013-14.
Goal takes a look at the Real Madrid and Barcelona players who may depart before the transfer window closes at the end of next month.
Friday, July 25, 2014
The young French attacker, who impressed in La Liga last season and at the World Cup, has been lined up by Diego Simeone as a major summer signing.
The Costa Rica goalkeeper has been stuck in transfer limbo since the World Cup ended but he believes his situation will be sorted in the next week.
Toni Kroos and James Rodriguez signings are already in the bag, but the Blancos chief suggested that further transfer movement will be afoot in the coming weeks.
The Colombia star admitted he had dreamed of signing for Los Blancos his whole life, with former coach Villas-Boas saying that the player would adapt well to his new club.
The Spain international refused to comment on the Uruguayan's four-month ban but called the 27-year-old one of the best strikers in the world right now.
The Los Blancos says that the Costa Rica shot stopper has not finalized a move to the club and insists that he wants to keep Angel Di Maria despite the arrival of James Rodriguez.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
The Croatia international has warned supporters he is a very different player to his predecessor, while revealing the similarities he sees between himself and Diego Simeone