Thursday, July 2, 2015

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The 24-year-old joins the Black Cats from Liverpool on a four-year deal after helping Dick Advocaat's side to Premier League survival last season on an initial loan

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

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The defeated semi-finalists' coach believes his side's 6-1 loss to Lionel Messi & Co. does not take away from their achievements at this summer's Copa America

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Following the nation's Copa America quarter-final exit, the Selecao legend criticises coach Dunga's decision to pick players featuring in less prestigious leagues

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The former La Fabrica graduate is set to return following a year at Espanyol and will provide Rafa Benitez with an interesting alternative in the coming campaign

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The Argentina coach hails his side after their comprehensive semi-final victory on Tuesday and looks ahead to a showdown against Chile in the final in Santiago

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The Argentina captain failed to find the net during his side's 6-1 thumping of Paraguay in the Copa America semi-finals but was delighted with his team's "complete" display

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The Barcelona star didn't find the net but was at his creative best as Tata Martino's side cruised through to the Copa America final in Concepcion

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

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The defender has backed his compatriot after a difficult first season at Old Trafford and believes Real Madrid target David De Gea is one of the world's best goalkeepers

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The Argentina coach did not want to be faced with eliminating his old team from the tournament in Chile but is challenged with doing so in Tuesday's semi-final

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The Barcelona forward has been in fine form at the Copa America but is still lacking help from his team-mates as the Albiceleste struggle to score goals at Chile 2015

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The defender caught Aránguiz with a studs-up challenge and was given his marching orders, leaving his team a man down for 70 minutes

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The Chile boss watched his side reach the final of the Copa America after a 2-1 win but admitted that it was the biggest challenge of the tournament so far

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The Napoli-owned striker bagged two on the night, both opening the scoring and netting a superb winning goal

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The Albirroja were overrun in the first half of their group-stage meeting with Gerardo Martino's men but rallied to salvage a 2-2 draw in both sides' first game of the tournament

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After seeing off defensive-minded Uruguay in the Copa America quarter-finals, Chile expect a different kind of opponent in the last four as they go for glory on home soil

Monday, June 29, 2015

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The Chelsea midfielder expresses his sadness at Brazil's elimination from the Copa America but urges his team-mates to lift themselves for World Cup qualification

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The Barcelona star hails team-mate Thiago Silva as the game's leading defender despite his error and urges the Selecao to bounce back from their Copa America exit

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The iconic striker says that the organisation is only interested in making money and is thus responsible for the "disintegration" of the Brazilian game in recent years

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The CBF says that the players must take responsibility for the Selecao's defeat by Paraguay, expecting the 51-year-old to be in charge for the Olympics and World Cup 2018

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Ahead of Monday's Copa America semi-final, the Peru coach is hoping the hosts - who have already endured their share of controversy - crumble under pressure