Thursday, 17 April 2014

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The 30-year-old has dismissed suggestions that his relationship with the Primera Division star has kept him out of the Argentina squad

Wednesday, 16 April 2014

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The former Athletic Bilbao star has fallen out of favour with Spain coach Vicente del Bosque, while his Juventus colleague has never been picked by Argentina's Alejandro Sabella

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Oranje boss Louis van Gaal claimed recently that the midfielder's spot at the tournament is at risk but the Bayern Munich star is in no doubt as to his importance to the side

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The 45-year-old feels les Bleus are no longer one of the elite sides in international football ahead of the tournament and has dismissed the idea he is "the French Jose Mourinho"

Tuesday, 15 April 2014

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The former Fiorentina boss has insisted that the omissions of certain players, such as Totti and Toni, at a fitness camp does not mean they have not made the World Cup squad

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The coach has pledged his future to the national team and spoke of his pride at leading the Red Devils into their first World Cup in 12 years

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The Borussia Dortmund coach is delighted with how the young defender has developed this season and believes he could force his way into Joachim Low's squad for Brazil

Monday, 14 April 2014

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The 20-year-year-old suffered a knee injury in his side's defeat to Feyenoord and has been ruled out for the remainder of the campaign as well as the tournament in Brazil

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The Bayern midfielder believes he is reaching his physical and mental peak and is hoping to improve on his country's third place finish at each of the last two World Cups

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The midfielder believes he has been consistently good for the last few seasons and should be rewarded with a spot in Marc Wilmots' side

Saturday, 12 April 2014

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The veteran midfielder believes every player will be a key part of the Azzurri's campaign in Brazil but feels Balotelli could have a huge role this summer

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The Dutch coach has accused the 29-year-old of failing to deliver every week for Galatasaray, admitting his place on the plane to Brazil is therefore in jeopardy

Thursday, 10 April 2014

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The Arsenal midfielder says the Three Lions have their own style and admits that he does feel the pressure that comes with being a regular for club and country

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The 37-year-old retired from international duty over a year ago and has no intention of reversing that decision ahead of this summer

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The Borussia Dortmund midfielder suffered a back injury in August and, though his condition continues to improve, he will not be ready in time for the tournament in Brazil

Tuesday, 8 April 2014

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Goal exclusively revealed the 19-year-old is in line for a shock call-up to Roy Hodgson's provisional World Cup squad, but the Spaniard has warned against heightened expectations

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Roy Hodgson's squad will travel to Dublin in June, 2015, as part of the arrangement which saw Ireland and the Three Lions play out a 1-1 draw at Wembley last May

Monday, 7 April 2014

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The former midfielder believes the reigning champions, Joachim Low's side and tournament hosts Brazil are the favourites to claim the World Cup this summer

Sunday, 6 April 2014

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The Aston Villa striker has been ruled out of six months after suffering a torn Achilles, meaning he will miss Belgium's first appearance at the tournament since 2002