Spain

Tuesday 22 July 2014

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The Colombia star has completed his €80 million move to the Santiago Bernabeu but the majority are questioning if it was necessary purchase for Carlo Ancelotti and Co.

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The Colombian's arrival at Santiago Bernabeu will only add to the European champions' attacking arsenal but could force Carlo Ancelotti into another tactical shift

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The Champions League winners have secured the services of the Colombia international on a six-year deal, ending speculation that has been bubbling since the World Cup

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The experienced midfielder has snubbed the advances of several clubs around Europe to remain with Diego Simeone's men as they embark on their Liga title defence

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The Colombia international has been heavily linked with a move to Real Madrid this summer but insists he believes in "the project" at Stade Louis II

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The 36-year-old has called for measured changes rather than an overhaul after Vicente del Bosque's men were dethroned as world champions in Brazil

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The Mexico international is not convinced the Valencia man has what it takes to succeed at Camp Nou and believes the €20 million would be better spent elsewhere

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The decision to hand the Argentina star the prize following the World Cup final defeat to Germany was greeted with widespread surprise - but not by one of his club team-mates

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The 33-year-old has thanked fans for their support after his four-year stay at the Mestalla was brought to a premature end

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The defender urged Valencia to allow him to move to Camp Nou and his wish now appears to have been granted after weeks of negotiations

Monday 21 July 2014

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The European champions have sealed a deal for the Colombia international, who claimed the Golden Boot at this summer's World Cup in Brazil

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Blood testing remains the most effective way to catch potential drug cheats but many governing bodies, including in Spain, Netherlands and Brazil failed to carry one out in 2013

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A number of pundits did not feel that the Barcelona ace should have been voted the top player in Brazil this summer but the Selecao starlet has jumped to his club-mate's defence

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The Blues' three big summer signings are all included but World Cup stars Eden Hazard, Romelu Lukaku, Thibaut Courtois, Oscar, Ramires and Andre Schurrle are omitted