The Netherlands international will meet with medical staff on Saturday morning to discuss how his injury has reacted after participating in a full contact session
Friday, December 6, 2013
The Portuguese says the Gunners have made fewer mistakes and warrant their position, and also feels that Manchester United will not panic despite falling 12 points behind.
The draw for the finals in Brazil next year has left a number of parties celebrating their good luck, but for others there was little more than dismay at what is to come.
Goal's Ives Galarcep teams up with Sporting News' Mike DeCourcy and Marcus DiNitto to discuss the results of today's World Cup draw in Brazil
The Northern Irishman was delighted with the youngster's goalscoring display against Norwich in midweek, but is looking for the attacker to push on and do it more often.
The Spanish giants are willing to pay up to 60 million pounds to land the Liverpool star as they look to bolster their attacking lineup to challenge for La Liga and the UCL.
We put our necks on the line with our match predictions for this weekend's Premier League fixtures.
Seven of the Eagles' 10 points this season have come at Selhurst Park, and they will fancy their chances against a Bluebirds side which has endured a four-game winless run.
Steve Clarke's men have won just two league games at the Hawthorns this season but host a Canaries side still reeling from a thrashing by a Luis Suarez-inspired Liverpool.
The Blues boss has a remarkable record in the English top flight during December, but Potters midfielder Charlie Adam is optimistic they can get something from the game.
The Londoners are one of only four current top-flight teams against which the Uruguayan has not found the net, but the Hammers cannot yet counter him with former Red Andy Carroll.
Manuel Pellegrini's side has scored more in its last five matches than the Saints have all season, with Mauricio Pochettino's men facing a tough task to arrest a slump in form.
The north Londoners need to up their chance conversion but face the Premier League's joint-leakiest defense when they travel to the Stadium of Light on Saturday.
The Red Devils need to bounce back from Wednesday's defeat to David Moyes's former club and history is on their side as they face another team which lost in midweek.
Thursday, December 5, 2013
The Germany international was delighted to finally score his first Premier League goal and end a four-match winless run for Andre Villas-Boas' men at Craven Cottage
The Northern Irishman feels that his star forward is now "up there with the top players in the world" after putting his attempts to secure a summer transfer behind him
Three sides with 10 title wins between them were thrown into a pool that also featured Australia, while the USA was placed in a group with Uruguay, Nigeria and Croatia.
The Reds captain feels the Uruguay international is capable of going on to become one of the best players in the world if he continues improving.
In-form striker Olivier Giroud rested an ongoing knee problem during the Gunners' 2-0 win over Hull City on Wednesday night but should return against Everton on Sunday.
The former Everton manager says that he does not yet know when he will next be able to select the Netherlands international in his starting lineup.