Saturday 19 April 2014

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The former Azzurri coach has been taken aback by the 17-year-old's "calmness and coolness" but feels Cesare Prandelli cannot take a player with "zero experience" to Brazil

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The Brazilian says Saturday's game against Parma is a "final", while admitting that he is also currently being driven by the prospect of a "magical" World Cup on home soil

Friday 18 April 2014

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With the two sides set to face off against each other on June 14, the Three Lions manager feels the 34-year-old is likely to have the most significant impact on the game

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The striker has the utmost respect for the Three Lions but says La Celeste will not fear their Group D rivals as they have the likes of Luis Suarez playing in the Premier League

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The Americans have drawn Germany, Portugal and Ghana in Brazil, but the LA Galaxy man says that Jurgen Klinsmann's men have the ability to progress to the knockout stages

Thursday 17 April 2014

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The Selecao will meet their South American rivals in the Gillette Superclasico de las Americas on October 11 at the Bird's Nest Stadium in Beijing, China

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The 30-year-old has dismissed suggestions that his relationship with the Primera Division star has kept him out of the Argentina squad

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The former Athletic Bilbao striker has fallen out of favour with Spain coach Vicente del Bosque, while his Argentine colleague has never been picked by Alejandro Sabella

Wednesday 16 April 2014

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Oranje boss Louis van Gaal claimed recently that the midfielder's World Cup spot is at risk but the Bayern Munich star is in no doubt as to his importance to the side

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The 45-year-old feels les Bleus are no longer one of the elite sides in international football and has dismissed the idea he is 'the French Jose Mourinho'

Tuesday 15 April 2014

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The former Fiorentina boss has insisted that the omissions of certain players, such as Totti and Toni, at a fitness camp does not mean they have not made the World Cup squad

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The coach has pledged his future to the national team and spoke of his pride at leading the Red Devils into their first World Cup in 12 years

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The Borussia Dortmund coach is delighted with how the young defender has developed this season but is eager not to fuel speculation over a place in Joachim Low's plans

Monday 14 April 2014

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The former PSV player accepts he may have to watch this summer's showpiece from home despite scoring his first goal for the club against Newcastle at the weekend

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The 20-year-year-old suffered a knee injury in his side's defeat to Feyenoord and has been ruled out for the remainder of the campaign as well as the tournament in Brazil

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The Bayern midfielder believes he is reaching his physical and mental peak and is hoping to improve on his country's third place finish at each of the last two World Cups

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The midfielder believes he has been consistently good for the last few seasons and should be rewarded with a spot in Marc Wilmots' side

Saturday 12 April 2014