Friday, October 24, 2014
Both sides have struggled defensively this season, though the Blues' pacey, well-tuned attack is likely to be the beneficiary should Louis van Gaal continue to shun solidity
The Manchester City striker could become the first player to hit double figures in inside nine weeks of the season, while a Diego Costa-less Blues have every right to be confident
COLUMN: More sensationalist revelations from the ex-Manchester United pair but, with each passing day, their legacies at Old Trafford are diminished
The Uruguayan is finally available to play again after serving his ban for biting Giorgio Chiellini. But should the Catalans throw him straight into the deep end against Madrid?
SPECIAL REPORT: The Asturian's controversial decision to swap the Bernabeu for Camp Nou as a player will ensure him a hostile reception in Saturday's Clasico
It's master versus apprentice as the two old friends face each other for only the second time in their careers when Manchester United host Chelsea in the Premier League on Sunday
Thursday, October 23, 2014
The Brazilian equalled Lionel Messi's record of five goals in one game during a week of sensational results in Europe's premier club cup competition
Sevilla's sporting director has professed his loyalty to Los Rojiblancos but Europe's biggest clubs are once again taking notice of his success in the transfer market
Every Europa League Thursday, Goal profiles a new starlet under the age of 21 who could be set for big things in the game. Here we look at the Young Boys attacker
Schalke were the subject of conspiracy talk after their controversial win while the number of goals scored sounds a warning bell for the tournament's competitiveness
COMMENT: All eyes will be on the behaviour of Partizan fans on Thursday after a series of despicable incidents at their stadium in recent weeks
The Gunners boss reached retirement age when he turned 65 on Wednesday but Arsenal's poor season continued despite the 2-1 win over Anderlecht - and it's his fault
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The ex-Liverpool manager's future at Napoli is in doubt and he has made no secret of his desire to one day work at the Santiago Bernabeu. So could a move be possible?
The Portugal international has failed to replicate the form that he displayed at Porto in France - could he follow his former Colombian team-mates out of the club in January?
The Chile international has had a difficult 2014 due to injury, but his off-the-pitch behaviour has also left the club doubting their star man
The Ballon d'Or winner boasts an incredible goal record at club level, particularly at Real Madrid, but he has found some opponents tougher than others over the years
Luka Modric and Toni Kroos cannot be allowed to supply Cristiano Ronaldo, the Reds must tighten up at set-pieces and Raheem Sterling should be deployed centrally
The Gunners have spent big on the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez in recent times but with their rivals possessing so much Belgian talent, has the Frenchman missed a trick?
The Portugese will be weighing up his forward permutations as an injury to Remy means he could have to consider an alternative plan for the Old Trafford showdown
Jose Mourinho's team romped to a club-record Champions League win as they tore apart the Slovenian minnows at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday evening