Europe

Tuesday 23 December 2014

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The Brazilian defender feels that Lionel Messi did not do enough in 2013-14 to earn the award and admits that Real Madrid were the worthy winners of the Champions League final

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The Werder Bremen winger will link up with his fellow Dutchman, Ronald Koeman, when the January transfer window opens, with a view to a permanent move in the summer

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The Spain international tried to stay away from the training ground after suffering ligament damage in the Bavarians' DFL-Supercup clash with Borussia Dortmund in August

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The Frenchman says that not many of the club's supporters knew much about him when he arrived from Lille in 2013 but that they have been "fantastic" ever since

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The world's best expensive player has been linked with a move to Manchester United in recent weeks, with the manager insisting he would only discuss such matters internally

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Ronald Koeman is keen to bolster his attacking talents in the transfer window and has pinpointed the Werder Bremen winger but any deal would initially be a loan move

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The 41-year-old says the Portugal international is the obvious choice to land the award and claims Neymar was also one of the best players in 2014

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The Germany international has managed just one goal in 10 Serie A appearances for Fiorentina this season but the striker has dismissed the suggestion that injuries have ruined him

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The Belgium coach hailed the Germany international as "the complete goalkeeper" and feels he should be awarded the accolade ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi

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The striker is desperate for the Bundesliga outfit to make a move for the AC Milan midfielder, who will be out of contract at the end of the season

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The outspoken striker was not pleased at coming second on a list ranking the greatest Swedish sports people of all time, behind tennis legend Bjorn Borg

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The 34-year-old was resigned to leaving Camp Nou before an 11th hour phone call gtom Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu persuaded him to remain at the club

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The Netherlands international has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford but the Giallorossi supremo says he has no intention of selling the 24-year-old

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Winston Reid or Morgan Schneiderlin to the Emirates Stadium? Kevin Strootman or Mats Hummels to Old Trafford? Goal looks at all the potential major winter deals

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The 24-year-old admitted he was a fan of the club in his youth and that he wants to help BVB turn their dreadful start to the Bundesliga season around

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The Sardinian have announced they have parted company with the Czech coach after only achieving two league victories this season

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The Spain international made several high-profile errors in 2014 and lost his place for club and country, but dismissed those problems as a minor hiccup in a successful year

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The striker has been strongly linked with a move to Stamford Bridge although Josip Kramaric suggests that his son may not be making the correct decision should he join the Blues