Friday, October 24, 2014
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A look at the Asturian's controversial choice to swap the Bernabeu for Camp Nou as a player, which will ensure him a hostile reception in Saturday's game.
The planet's eyes may be focused on two Spanish giants, but there's a fiery clasico going down in North America, too.
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Antonio Mohamed says that his Club America side is the one to watch ahead of its meeting with Queretaro and its Brazilian star,
The Argentine produced a virtuoso goal of rare brilliance during a performance that highlighted his rapid emergence as Tottenham's most potent attacking threat
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.
The Germans won controversially to leave their opponent bottom of the table while the number of goals scored sounds a warning bell for the tournament's competitiveness.
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.
U.S. national team and Club Tijuana defender Greg Garza is enjoying a dream run in his career, just three years after he nearly left the game for good.
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
The Bianconeri flopped once more on the continent, but it was the midfielder's horror show which helped to ensure their defeat against Olympiakos.
The home fans served up a breathtaking atmosphere at Anfield, but could not save the hosts from the Champions League holders, who were simply too good.
The Portuguese set the Blancos on their way to a comprehensive 3-0 win as Carlo Ancelotti's men showed they are ready for the meeting with Barcelona on Saturday.
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 Chile international has had a difficult 2014 due to injury, but his off-the-pitch behavior has also left the club doubting its star man.
The Ballon d'Or winner boasts an incredible club scoring record, particularly at Real Madrid, but he finds some opponents tougher than others.
The improving regional club championship isn't nearly as popular as it should be with Liga MX teams and fans.
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
The Argentine set up one, scored another and also saw a strike ruled out for offside as he sent a message to the Ajax youngster who questioned him before kickoff.
The German champions were in sensational form at the Stadio Olimpico, laying down a real marker in Europe and teaching their opponents a painful lesson.
Manuel Pellegrini's men should have been celebrating a first Group D win in Moscow, but they collapsed in the second half to leave qualification largely out of their hands.
The two parties looked like a match made in heaven last season but they have been locked in an ugly war of words following the defender's summer departure to Bayern.