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Saturday, 19 November 2016

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The forward has endured a series of false dawns since scoring that goal against Argentina and has yet been unable to reclaim his tag as Dortmund darling

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Los Blancos have failed to take three points from their local rivals in any of the last three seasons - home or away - and will need to fight to claim a victory on Saturday

Friday, 18 November 2016

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The Arsenal manager goes into his showdown with Jose Mourinho as question marks hang over the fitness of his centre forward but he could do more to ensure that he stays in top form

Thursday, 17 November 2016

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The Germany midfielder was expected to take up a deep-lying role when he arrived at Manchester City but he has been forced to play further forward and looks right at home

Wednesday, 16 November 2016

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Blaugrana chief Josep Maria Bartomeu has the Spain international defender to thank for the new €220 million deal with Japanese firm Rakuten

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The Barcelona forward struck with a fantastic free-kick and assisted the second and third goals, but the Albiceleste still did not completely convince in victory over Colombia

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Depay's struggles, Martial's inconsistency and the treatment of Luke Shaw should have young talents asking if their interests would be best served at Old Trafford

Tuesday, 15 November 2016

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Julen Lopetegui kept up his unbeaten record in charge of La Roja thanks to two late goals but there were question marks over the visitors' performance at Wembley

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Major League Soccer has long been derided in the UK as an easy buck for washed-out Premier League stars but that preconception should leave along with the England veterans

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The two men have been friends since the early 1990s and have worked together at Europe's biggest clubs, but little is known about the former water polo star with a sad history

Saturday, 12 November 2016

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The Three Lions maintained their unbeaten start to World Cup qualifying with a victory over the old enemy but there is much still to be fixed before bigger games arrive

Friday, 11 November 2016

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The skipper and his side were unconvincing despite the 3-0 scoreline, leaving much work to be done over the course of the World Cup qualifying campaign

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The two British nations go head to head for the 113th time on Friday but rarely have they been so disunited as they are when they meet in this World Cup qualifier

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The coach and roughly half of the Albiceleste's struggling first team needs to be renewed if they are to avoid a humiliating failure to qualify for the Russia World Cup

Thursday, 10 November 2016

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The Borussia Dortmund striker has earned a place in the Goal 50, but can he be considered on the level of the likes of Samuel Eto'o, Didier Drogba and George Weah?

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More than two years after their famous demolition at the hands of Germany, the Selecao boss is taking his side back to the Mineirao to face another great rival

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A run of dreadful results means that qualification for Russia is by no means guaranteed and the Albiceleste now face two massive tests against Brazil and Colombia

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The national skipper will return to the starting XI against Scotland, but there is plenty of evidence to suggest his performance at Swansea was the exception rather than the rule

Tuesday, 8 November 2016

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After a promising debut against Bordeaux on Sunday, the 18-year-old is showing signs of living up to the hype that surrounds him