Monday 3 August 2015
The club has abundant talent in the academy and it's time the Portuguese gives it a serious look rather than signing make-shift players for a season.
The Spain international winger had a lively game despite Barcelona being defeated 2-1 by Fiorentina on Sunday but was it his last outing for the club amid Premier League talk?
The former Blues goalkeeper received adulation from both sides on his way to silverware at Wembley but both London teams have issues to address with the new season looming
Sunday 2 August 2015
The Arsenal manager finally beat his Chelsea rival at the 14th attempt as the north London side won 1-0 at Wembley to win the Community Shield
The Portuguese rarely passes up an opportunity to express his disdain for the Arsenal boss but there are lessons to be learned from his adversary in the art of longevity
Dieter Hecking's side lifted the DFL-Supercup for the first time in their history after a penalty shootout victory over the Bundesliga champions at the Volkswagen Arena
Saturday 1 August 2015
A 4-2 defeat to Stuttgart in the final game of their pre-season will send alarm bells ringing to Manuel Pellegrini, who heads into the new campaign with a haphazard defence
EXCLUSIVE: The Atalanta striker has dismissed doubts about his compatriot's temperament and discipline, saying the midfielder has great character
Friday 31 July 2015
The Arsenal star was speaking at an event in Santiago to celebrate Chile’s Copa America triumph and emphasised his desire to look his best when finding the net
Watch the likes of Michael Carrick, Matteo Darmian and Antonio Valencia exchange 22 headed passes, with the highlight undoubtedly being Jesse Lingard's struggles to lift a bin
Jonas Hoffman's goal proves to be the difference as the Black-and-Yellow's hold on for victory is Thomas Tuchel's competitive debut
Thursday 30 July 2015
There have been promising signs in midfield and attack over the pre-season tour, but United's defence remains a work in progress at best and the manager must strengthen
A new biography of the Chelsea talisman details how The Special One persuaded Atletico Madrid and their star striker not to agree a move to Anfield in the summer of 2013
Ronny Deila's men secured the narrowest of wins in their Champions League qualifier and their star man's nervy display highlighted their failure to impress
Wednesday 29 July 2015
The current Uefa supremo announced on Wednesday that he will stand to be the next president of Fifa - but can he reform football's crisis-hit governing body?
The Portuguese has lashed out at the new Real Madrid boss, but is he genuinely concerned about the Spaniard's potential to eclipse his success or just up to his old tricks?
The Paris Saint-Germain star has revealed his ultimate side to Goal - and he has snubbed Cristiano Ronaldo while opting not to choose a goalkeeper
The Belgian was in scintillating form but the striker continues to struggle with injury, while Luis Suarez looks ready for the season to begin
The coach's feisty attitude has ended up being his downfall as El Tri enter a time of turmoil so soon after conquering Concacaf
Robin van Persie and Nani could not inspire the hosts on their debuts for the club as they were held in the first leg of their Champions League qualifying clash