Friday, December 20, 2013
Sacha Kljestan and Anderlecht have high hopes of defending their Belgian League title, and they can move to within a point of first place with a victory against Standard Liege.
The influential midfielder is approaching peak fitness again after an injury layoff, while Arjen Robben still has some time to go on the sidelines.
After sweeping aside Guangzhou Evergrande, the European champion faces the Moroccan host and Atletico Mineiro-conqueror in the showpiece clash.
Thursday, December 19, 2013
The form of the Brazil center back has been brought into question by the Germany great, who says the defender needs the winter break to recharge and get back to his best.
The 43-year-old is looking to bring fresh blood to Gelsenkirchen rather than worrying about his future.
The 46-year-old has laughed off the credibility of the tournament, while revealing he has fresh injury concerns over Jakub Blaszczykowski and Sebastian Kehl.
The Brazilian fullback has signed a three-year deal that will see him remain at the Allianz Arena until 2017 after a renaissance this season.
The coach was forced to settle for his second-choice transfer target after arriving at Bayern, but still pulled off one of the most controversial deals in history.
Vicente del Bosque's men continue to lead the way as the top 10 remained unchanged for December 2013's iteration.
The former Olympique de Marseille attacker has added yet another individual award to his resume following an impressive 2013.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
The Bayern Munich winger has snubbed his teammate in favor of the Real Madrid ace, and believes the final three-man shortlist is fully justified
The 25-year-old feels his lack of a clinical edge this season has cost his side on occasion but insists the number of chances being created by the team is encouraging.
The 30-year-old acknowledges he is lucky to have enjoyed a stellar career after a difficult upbringing and claims his early life helped to turn him "into a fighter".
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Der Kaiser lavished praise on the Bavarians after they moved to within a victory of their fifth title of 2013 thanks to goals from Franck Ribery, Mario Mandzukic and Mario Gotze.
Goal evaluates the performances of everyone on show in Morocco, as the German champions cruise to victory thanks to Ribery, Mandzukic and Gotze.
Three goals in a seven-minute spell earned Pep Guardiola's side a comfortable victory at the Club World Cup semifinals in Morocco.
The former Barcelona boss believes die Roten were handed the worst possible draw, while he is also keen to continue the Bavarians' silverware haul with Club World Cup glory.
The winger says being crowned Club World Cup champion will be the ideal end to a "fantastic year" for Bayern Munich, proving the club is the best.
The top deals are recorded in the Goal Transfer List, a new study of the global market, which is headed by Gareth Bale at a cost of almost 200 million euros to Real Madrid
Monday, December 16, 2013
The full back expects the Gunners to go one better than last year, when they were knocked out on away goals by the eventual winners, despite beating them away