Friday, October 24, 2014
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
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
The Argentine produced a virtuoso goal of rare brilliance during a performance that highlighted his rapid emergence as Tottenham's most potent attacking threat
Thursday, October 23, 2014
The Big Boss may have departed, but he can look back fondly upon his achievements with the Super Eagles. Amidst the records and the glory, what was his finest hour?
The biggest game of the European club season takes place on Saturday in the Spanish capital, but will it be the Blancos or the Blaugrana who emerge victorious?
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 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
PROFILE: 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
COMMENT: 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: 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
EXCLUSIVE: The holding midfielder was distinctly unimpressed with Arsene Wenger's side in Wednesday night's dramatic home defeat to the Gunners
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A tale of two strikers, both of whom have been under intense scrutiny, summed up the difference in quality between the two teams in Wednesday's clash at Anfield
COMMENT: The Bianconeri flopped once more on the continent, but it was the midfielder's horror show which helped to ensure their defeat against Olympiakos
COMMENT: The Portuguese set the Blancos on their way to a comprehensive 3-0 win as Carlo Ancelotti's side showed they are ready for the meeting with Barcelona on Saturday
ANALYSIS: 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
COMMENT: The Gunners have spent big in recent times but with their rivals possessing so much Belgian talent, has the Frenchman missed a trick?
COMMENT: 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
ANALYSIS: The Ballon d'Or winner boasts an incredible club scoring record, particularly at Real Madrid, but he finds some opponents tougher than others