South America

Wednesday 27 April 2016

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The former Blancos coach has no qualms about returning to the Spanish capital for the second leg, after the two sides shared the honours in a tense opener

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The Colchoneros face a daunting challenge at Allianz Arena against the Bundesliga heavyweights, but their coach is confident their team spirit can take them through

Tuesday 26 April 2016

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The Colombian led the club's attack with applomb during two years at the Calderon, but he believes that Diego Simeone's men are strong both going forward and at the back

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The Real Madrid defender has a reputation for being a controversial and hot-tempered player but he insists he would not be allowed to play for the club if that were true

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The 20-year-old is itching to get started with the Colchoneros and says he has spoken to compatriots Radamel Falcao and Jackson Martinez for advice prior to next season

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Real Madrid are set to exercise their buy-back option for the Spaniard, so the Bianconeri are looking at top strikers, as well as a replacement for the injured Claudio Marchisio

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The Argentine has netted 30 league goals this season and his compatriot believes he will leave soon, insisting Tottenham's star man should be signed no matter what the cost

Monday 25 April 2016

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The former France international picked up two Scudetti during his time in Italy and said that the mark achieved by the current Juve crop is a fantastic achievement

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The Union defender failed to distinguish himself in front of goal with an awful finish in Saturday's Santa Fe derby, but his team eventually overcame rivals Colon

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Pablo Perez's early sending off put the hosts under the cosh, but Barros Schelotto's men held on to take a draw at the Bombonera despite intense away pressure

Sunday 24 April 2016

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The Champions League semi-final debutantes face the European aristocrats in the first leg on Tuesday - a game the Brazilian midfielder says is one of the club's biggest games ever

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The Academia coach loves to get forward, and led by the likes of Lisandro Lopez and the prodigious Oscar Romero his team have been delightful - but at the back it's another matter

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Neither of the two Argentine giants have serious hopes of lifting the transitional championship, but that will not lower the tempo one bit - as both veterans are aware

Saturday 23 April 2016

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Maria Belen Gonzalez was run over three times by a car as attackers attempted to steal her gun last year and has now, after recovering, been able to meet her idol

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The former Juventus man revels in the Superclasico atmosphere, while admitting that he was concerned about the state of the Bombonera pitch ahead of Sunday's game

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The Champions League winner with Inter could be playing his last clasico after confirming he will retire at the end of the season and will play from the start against Independiente

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Extensive water damage to the surface was covered by sand for a match against Deportivo Cali and the Millonarios chief jested that they would adapt their practices accordingly

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The Copa last-16 clash is the biggest match in the Ecuadorian team's history, but they are determined to do their part for those affected by the natural disaster