Comment and Analysis
The young forward insists his team-mate is the best footballer on the planet right now and has described the Argentine as his "idol"
Tottenham will host Newcastle in the only all-Premier League match of the quarter-finals while Southampton travel to Sheffield United to complete the last-eight ties
The German has been recognised for leading USA to the last 16 in Brazil this summer but did he merit inclusion ahead of the likes of Costa Rica counterpart Jorge Luis Pinto?
COMMENT: The exclusion of the Uruguayan and Xabi Alonso from the shortlist makes a mockery of the search to find the year's best 23 footballers