Friday 1 July 2016
The 29-year-old has taken an alternative route to the top but arrives at the Etihad ready to fit straight into Pep Guardiola's philosophy - and he could tutor his young team-mate
Ricardo Quaresma converts the decisive spot-kick as the Seleccao progress to a fourth semi-final appearance in the last five European Championships
Wednesday 29 June 2016
Often considered La Roja’s bogey team in tournaments, the Azzurri comfortably broke the voodoo and now face the Germans next writes Aditya Bajaj.
Tuesday 28 June 2016
The 29-year-old is at his lowest ebb following the Albiceleste's Copa America final defeat, and the decision to walk out on his nation leaves the Blaugrana with mixed feelings
Monday 27 June 2016
Vicente del Bosque's charges fail to retain their title as the Azzurri pull off a tactical master class to progress to the quarter-finals of the European Championships...
With the Barca right-back having confirmed his move to Turin, Goal looks at how the Bianconeri might best deploy the Brazilian
The Barcelona star is unequalled at club level, but his sad exit from international football leaves Diego unchallenged as the Albiceleste's idol and hero
Lionel Messi missed a decisive penalty as La Roja defend their Copa America crown, as the Albiceleste are defeated in a third successive major final
Sunday 26 June 2016
Goal took in the action in Villeneuve d'Ascq, where Germany secured a spot in the quarter-finals thanks to goals from Boateng, Gomez and Draxler
Antoine Griezmann scored twice as France came from behind to beat 10-man Ireland 2-1 at Stade de Lyon, booking the hosts' progress to the Quarter-Finals of Euro 2016.
Carlos Bacca secures a third-place finish for the Cafeteros as they defeat the Americans for a second time at the Copa America Centenario
Ricardo Quaresma's 117th minute winner sends the Seleccao through to face Poland in the quarter-finals as the tournament draws to a cruel conclusion for Ante Cacic's side
Saturday 25 June 2016
Xherdan Shaqiri netted the goal of the tournament but was left frustrated as Grzegorz Krychowiak buried the final penalty, taking Adam Nawalka's men into the last eight
Friday 24 June 2016
The 34-year old had a tournament to forget with the national team but walks off as a legend who may never be replaced writes Aditya Bajaj.
Thursday 23 June 2016
A two-hour weather delay doesn't phase La Roja as they set-up a rematch of the 2015 final as they got out to an early lead and never faltered against the 10-man Cafeteros
Wednesday 22 June 2016
The Brazil ace's €190 million release clause should scare off suitors this summer, while only two sides could afford to pay his wages even if he does not renew his Barca contract
Part sheer barefaced effrontery, and part genius: Diego's two-goal performance to down England in Mexico's quarter finals was one of the finest showings ever seen
Lionel Messi became La Albiceleste's all-time leading scorer as they coasted to a second-consecutive final appearance at the Copa America Centenario on Wednesday
Fatih Terim's charges keep their tournament hopes alive and aim to secure one of the best third-place positions for the knockout stages after a comfortable win
Ivan Perisic's 87th minute strike sees Ante Cacic's side come from behind to snatch first place in Group D, setting up a rematch of the 2012 final between Spain and Italy