Saturday, April 19, 2014

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The Monaco forward is still recovering from anterior cruciate ligament damage but his surgeon believes he will be back in time to feature at the showpiece in Brazil

Friday, April 18, 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

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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

Thursday, April 17, 2014

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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

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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 Super Eagles goalkeeper believes that Stephen Keshi’s men do not need to play top rated countries as they prepare for the 2014 Fifa World Cup Brazil

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

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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

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The 1978 World Cup-winning coach is adamant the forward is not intentionally taking things easier in matches in order to rest prior to this summer's tournament in Brazil

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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 Super Eagles trainer has quashed talk of any fears for his team's World Cup Group F rivals after Albiceleste coach Sabella said everyone is afraid of his strike force

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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, April 15, 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