Wednesday, April 23, 2014
The former winger has switched to the center of midfield to superb effect after appearing to be on his way out of the Bernabeu following Gareth Bale's arrival.
The Manchester United owners are expected at the club's training base following the sacking of the Scot, who is understood to have agreed a 10 million-pound severance package.
The Gunners manager is considering ending his 18-year reign if his team does not finish in the top four of the Premier League and win the FA Cup in the final month of the season.
Tuesday, April 22, 2014
The LA Galaxy midfielder spent two loan stints with Everton under the former Manchester United manager.
The Blues have just two days' rest between the trip to Anfield and the visit from Atletico Madrid, and the manager could field a weakened side against Liverpool.
The Argentine has turned down the chance to return to international management, indicating that he is now ready to finalize his "tentative agreement" with Olympique de Marseille.
Goal offers pictures from the Vicente Calderon as Atleti was held to a 0-0 draw by the Blues, who lost Petr Cech and John Terry to injury during a dour encounter.
Cech suffered a dislocated shoulder in Chelsea's scoreless draw with Atletico Madrid, while Terry picked up an ankle injury.
The Atletico manager believes his side was unfortunate not to score and says Jose Mourinho's men have the edge ahead of the second leg.
The midfielder said he was disappointed with the result but believes the tie remains open ahead of the second leg.
The center half finds it grossly unfair that the midfielder has been made the scapegoat for the Blaugrana's poor form in recent weeks.
A pragmatic performance from Jose Mourinho's men helped ensure a goalless draw in the Champions League semifinal.
The former Old Trafford midfielder believes Moyes has been let down by the club, adding that "he deserved some more time."
The Scot was relieved of his duties at Old Trafford just 10 months into a six-year contract, and his Blues counterpart has expressed his sympathies.
The 31-year-old left the field in obvious pain after a collision with Rojiblancos midfielder Raul Garcia.
The French midfielder is expected to feature for the Under-21s and his manager says he could even make a first-team appearance before the end of the season.
The former Reds boss is thrilled to see Brendan Rodgers on the verge of leading the club to Premier League glory and does not expect any late twists.
The Belgium international suffered a small tear in his groin against Manchester United on Sunday but is expected to be fit in time for the World Cup in Brazil.
The defender has dismissed criticism of his coach and says the players at Camp Nou are responsible for the disappointing season.
The Slovenia international has been linked to Manchester City, but only a world-record bid for a goalkeeper should take him away, according to one former Inter star.