South America

Saturday 23 April 2016

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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

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Fans of the Bayern Munich star have cheekily modified Chilean currency to replace a national hero with the 28-year-old midfielder and Copa America winner

Friday 22 April 2016

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The Portugal international will sit out Saturday's Rayo clash but is expected to recover in time to take on the Citizens at the Etihad, and their manager is wary of his talents

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The ex-Monaco playmaker has struggled to hold down a regular place since Madrid changed coach in January, but Zizou insists that he is not being singled out

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There have been concerns over the Barcelona star's fitness and it was rumoured he could miss Saturday's match with Sporting Gijon, but the coach maintains he is ready to play

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The Selecao have included a number of high-profile names to their under-23 squad for previous editions but none have been able to bring home that elusive gold medal

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The Brazil legend says he had several chances to move to the Spanish giants and came very close to doing so, and insisted Barcelona have been the best team in the last 15 years

Thursday 21 April 2016

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The ex-international forward believes that the 24-year-old should continue to play with flair and panache because it means so much to the country

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The Argentine side ran out comfortable winners in their Copa Libertadores match, and once again the former Manchester City and Juventus man was the star turn

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The Colchoneros have collected 79 points in 34 games this season, one more than the total they managed during the entire 2014-15 campaign

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The attacking midfielder has admitted his dream is to represent his nation in both major tournaments, although he is keen to avoid a club-country row

Wednesday 20 April 2016

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Nearly 13 years after Kun debuted in the great Argentine outfit's senior side, his younger sibling is set to follow in his footsteps and do likewise against Racing on Sunday

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The Brazil international has challenged the under-performing Bundesliga outfit to address their decline by making major moves in the transfer market

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The Brazil attacker is yet to sign a new contract with the club, prompting speculation around his future, but the director maintains there is no chance of him leaving this year

Tuesday 19 April 2016

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COMMENT: Five years without a sustained rest, the Barcelona and Brazil star could benefit from sitting out of this year's Copa America Centenario

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World champion and ninth on the list of Brazil's all-time top scorers, the Barcelona idol remains one of the greatest in the game's history