Chelsea's appointment of the now Manchester United boss in 2004 is considered to have been a turning point in the career of Arsenal's outgoing manager
Thursday 26 April 2018
Is this the greatest boost a country can get ahead of their participation in the quadrennial showpiece?
The Monterrey rivals clash for the first time since Tigres topped Rayados to win the title in December's Apertura final
With the tournament getting closer, Goal takes a look at the stars who may miss out on a place in their respective national team squad
The German giants will be without the centre-half for the rest of the campaign due to a thigh issue which could also dash his international dreams
Former Reds star has been offered the chance to take charge at Ibrox - and go head-to-head with Brendan Rodgers
Before his death, the French football icon enjoyed a nomadic managerial career which took him across Africa
Fulham's owner, the man behind the effort to buy the national stadium from the FA, has promised not to uproot the Three Lions' national teams
The Hoops boss is being linked with Premier League posts following a successful spell in Scotland, but those at Parkhead want to see him stay put
The Red Devils and the Blues lock horns in the season's showpiece event and tickets will be in high demand
The winners have reclaimed the top spot in their respective groups...
Former Reds goalkeeper Ray Clemence is not convinced by Simon Mignolet and Loris Karius and wants to see the club address their issues this summer
The 21-year-old midfielder has struggled to make an impact since moving to Real Madrid and is being urged by Joaquin to return to his roots
Courted by Juventus, Milan, Inter and Liverpool, the tiny Uruguayan has enjoyed a breakout season and will command a huge fee this summer
The Red and Golds have decided to part company with the head coach and a replacement will be announced later...
The former Manchester United striker will not be part of Janne Andersson's plans for Russia, despite claims he will be at the tournament
The English association has received a bid for their national stadium, which the NFL says came from Fulham and Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan
The Real Madrid forward is being linked with several sides ahead of the summer and a former boss in north London wants him back in the Premier League
The England international is set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines after damaging his knee ligament
After their Champions League heroics against Roma it is back to Premier League action for Jurgen Klopp's Reds