Spain

Friday 25 July 2014

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The Croatia international has warned supporters he is a very different player to his predecessor, while revealing the similarities he sees between himself and Diego Simeone

Thursday 24 July 2014

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The Spaniard admits he can understand the midfielder's desire for a new challenge and insists fans must be patient to see the best of Robert Lewandowski

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Only a tiny fraction of doping controls in 2013 came in the form of blood tests and the World Anti-Doping Authority has called on football to do more

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The 26-year-old has been linked with PSG and Manchester United in recent weeks but the former defender would not comment on the Ligue 1 champions' interest

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The 36-year-old believes it would be unfair to compare his own qualities with those of the former Arsenal captain but says he hopes Chelsea go from strength to strength

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The Real Madrid star says he wants a greater goal and assist tally next term after admitting to finding his initial time in Spain "difficult"

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The Anfield chief says this summer was the right moment for both player and club "to make a break" but insists Brendan Rodgers' attack will remain "explosive" without the striker

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Goal cartoonist Omar Momani gives us his unique take on the football news of the day, as the Gunners battle the Blues for the Real Madrid midfielder

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The Croatia international is eager to link up with his new team-mates and admits he would like to spend the remainder of his career with the European champions

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The Blancos forward is eager for his side to become the first to defend the modern Champions League and is excited for the European Supercup in Wales

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COMMENT: The five-year wait for the Catalan giants to sign a central defender is over, but the capture of the Frenchman is indicative of wider problems at Camp Nou

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The Court of Arbitration for Sport has told Goal that the Barcelona striker's four-month ban for biting could be repealed, although his international suspension would still stand

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The summer signing from Bayern Munich started the friendly clash at the Estadio Municipal in Burgo de Osma but was upstaged by a teenage team-mate