Wednesday, 20 August 2014

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The 24-year-old has kept his place as new boss Gerardo Martino keeps faith with 20 of the men who led the Albiceleste to the World Cup final in Brazil this summer

Tuesday, 19 August 2014

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The Crystal Palace defender, who scored against Arsenal, has called time on his international career at the age of 33 in a bid to focus on maintaining his fitness at club level

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The Stromsgodset starlet received the call up from coach Per-Mathias Hogmo for the friendly against United Arab Emirates and could become his nation's youngest player

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Chelsea trio Oscar, Willian and Ramires keep their places along with Manchester City's Fernandinho, but Atletico Madrid's Miranda returns after missing the World Cup

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The former Juventus boss says he is motivated by the challenge of closing the gap on the world's best sides after being officially presented as Cesare Prandelli's successor

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The former Azzurri boss, who resigned from his role following their poor World Cup, sent his best wishes to his successor, who will be presented as national team coach on Tuesday

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The attacking midfielder was not happy with the former Azzurri coach's decision to exclude him from the squad that travelled to the tournament in Brazil earlier this summer

Monday, 18 August 2014

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The Paris Saint-Germain forward is hoping for a dream reprise of his international career as the Selecao head into a new era following a nightmare end to their World Cup campaign

Sunday, 17 August 2014

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The Germany international has admitted that he still finds it difficult to come to terms with the fact that he missed Brazil 2014 because of a back problem

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The new Brazil coach hopes to see the Barcelona forward reach another level with the Selecao and insists that criticism of predecessor Luiz Felipe Scolari is unfair

Saturday, 16 August 2014

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The Genoa striker is in no doubt that the 45-year-old will restore the Azzurri to their former glory and is now hoping to force his way into the new coach's plans for Euro 2016

Friday, 15 August 2014

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The Gunners centre-back is targeting Premier League and Champions League success at club level as he becomes the third member of Die Mannschaft's World Cup squad to retire

Thursday, 14 August 2014

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The 10-man shortlist has been reduced to three, with the Ballon d'Or holder set to battle it out with Bayern Munich duo Arjen Robben and Manuel Neuer for the prize

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The Uruguayan striker's four-month playing ban remains in place, although he will now be allowed to return to training and will be able to make his debut at the end of October

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

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COMMENT: The Boulogne-born star may have established himself as one of the best players in the world for nearly a decade, but his quality was all too fleeting with les Bleus

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The Bayern Munich winger has announced that he wants to focus on his family and club commitments after making 82 appearances for his country

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Africa's governing body says that teams from the three countries will have to play their home games, including qualifiers for the Cup of Nations, in neutral venues

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

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The former Blaugrana boss struggled at Camp Nou and, despite being promptly reunited with the No.10, he is unlikely to find the going any easier with the Albiceleste