Tuesday, 27 January 2015

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Cameroon's media pack are becoming increasingly hostile towards the German boss but he is sticking to his principles ahead of their AFCON clash with Ivory Coast

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Former Real Madrid star Paco Buyo feels the Ballon d'Or holder's temper helps make him the player he is, but the tantrums could cost his team dear in the future

Monday, 26 January 2015

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COMMENT: The Feyenoord youngster has been in incredible form this season and his remarkable performance against Ajax shows he is ready to make the step up

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CORRESPONDENT COLUMN: Arsene Wenger is bringing in Gabriel to strengthen the Arsenal squad, but Manchester United seem happy to keep their powder dry and risk top-four failure

Sunday, 25 January 2015

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The Swede's penalty was decisive in Sunday's 1-0 win against Saint-Etienne, but if the champions are going to defend their crown they need much more from their star man

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The former Bayern man has been a disaster since moving to Florence, but has now hit three goals in his last two games while virtually gifting Juventus the Scudetto

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A shock win for the team ranked 118 in the world puts them into the quarter-finals and sends a TV commentator into a frenzy, while the people of Bata and Malabo celebrate

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COMMENT: The Gunners are through to the fifth round with many of their rivals eliminated or facing replays but, they lapsed into bad habits of old against Brighton on Sunday

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COMMENT: The Frenchman scored another cracking goal to rescue his side against Chievo - his fourth strike in successive games. No money in the world can substitute the 21-year-old

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The Liverpool manager again preferred to play with no recognised striker against Bolton and will select Sturridge - after five months out - before picking the Italian

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The French forward scored twice and also hit the post as Atletico warmed up for their Copa clash against the Catalans with a convincing 3-1 win over Rayo Vallecano

Saturday, 24 January 2015

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Through a veneer of bemusement, the Special One's anger with his much-changed team shone through after a defeat he admitted was among the worst of his career

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MYTHBUSTER: The much maligned competition is under scrutiny again but the idea that an invite to Europe's top table for the winners would revitalise it is wildly misplaced

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The former Netherlands boss watched his side, that featured the likes of Radamel Falcao and Angel di Maria, stumble to a disappointing 0-0 draw with League Two Cambridge United

Friday, 23 January 2015

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COMMENT: The German is in line to start against Brighton in the FA Cup, but Arsene Wenger's adjusted system and Santi Cazorla's form mean he is no longer an automatic first choice

Thursday, 22 January 2015

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The 16-year-old Norwegian sensation looked relaxed and mature as he met the media for the first time since announcing his signature for the Spanish giants on Wednesday night

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COMMENT: The European champions saw their lead cut in the financial standings, but sustained success and a sustainable business models will see them get even stronger

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COMMENT: The former Liverpool forward wasted a glorious opening in the first half of Barcelona's 1-0 win over Atletico and is still not firing on all cylinders for the Catalans