Sunday 21 December 2014
EXCLUSIVE: The striker is hopeful that his match-winning form for the OFC minnows alerts the authorities in his homeland to his potential as he eyes an international place
COMMENT: The lack of quality in the final third was an issue once more for the Giallorossi as they failed to cut the champions' lead significantly ahead of the winter break
COMMENT: The Spain international was on hand to open the scoring for as his side cruised past San Lorenzo and proved again that his appetite for trophies has not diminshed
COMMENT: Los Blancos completed a memorable year with the clinching of the Fifa Club World Cup against San Lorenzo in a largely one-sided final
Pippo Inzaghi's men held on for an important point despite the sending off of Pablo Armero and the lively runs of Gervinho
Goals from Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale wrapped up the Club World Cup title for los Blancos, with the Spanish giants enjoying a comfortable win over their Argentine opponents
COMMENT: The €38 million signing scored his first Premier League goal for Spurs with a brilliant 25-yard curler in Saturday's 2-1 win over Burnley at White Hart Lane
COMMENT: The Blaugrana have endured trying times over the last 12 months, but reached the winter break on a positive note with a 5-0 win over Cordoba on Saturday
Saturday 20 December 2014
Les Parisiens failed to move above Olympique Marseille and into pole position in Ligue 1 as they laboured to a goalless draw with Rolland Courbis' men
Los Cules go into the winter break just one point adrift of the league leaders after a comprehensive victory over the promoted side at Camp Nou...
Goals from Davie Selke and Fin Bartels gave the Bundesliga's bottom side a vital win over Die Schwarzgelben, with the hosts giving the perfect counter-attacking performance
COMMENT: The ‘Atomic Ant’ is certain to leave the Bianconeri in 2015 – bringing to an end a career in Turin that promised so much yet delivered so little
COMMENT: The Bavarians were missing a number of stars but put in a lacklustre performance in the 2-1 over Mainz and will clearly relish their five-week hiatus
The Bavarians were pushed all the way but stole all three points thanks to Arjen Robben's last-gasp winner to go into the mid-season break with a record 45 points
The Spanish trainer's ability to tinker his side aptly throughout the tournament was one of the main reasons for Kolkata's persisted their way to the ISL final...
After a slow start, few would have expected the side from the South to reach so far, and credit has to be given to David James for the same...
Friday 19 December 2014
Both frontmen moved clubs for the same amount of money this summer, but one has adapted to his new surroundings with ease while the other has floundered badly
The top-four rivals meet on Sunday and Goal takes a look at the key battlegrounds, from a marquee Gunners signing who might have moved to Anfield to a goalkeeping dilemma
The Ghana defender lifted the trophy - then known as the Toyota Cup - in 2001 with UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan watching as he scored the winning goal against Boca Juniors
COMMENT: After failing to fulfill his potential at Roma, the controversial Frenchman returns to the Italian capital on Saturday having been a revelation at his new club