Monday, March 10, 2014
The Atletico Madrid striker scored twice as his side earned a 2-0 win against Celta Vigo to move into second place in La Liga.
The Blaugrana director has made it clear that the club is ready to invest heavily in its squad ahead of the 2014-15 campaign.
The Real Madrid star takes over from retired 2013 winner David Beckham at the top of our index, with Samuel Eto'o, Wayne Rooney and Kaka rounding off the top five.
Everything you need to know about how we have worked out our top 10 on this year's wealth index for professional soccer players.
Sunday, March 9, 2014
The Italian coach has called on his side to maintain its consistency following a 3-0 win over Levante, and moved to calm fears over Dani Carvajal's injury
The Brazil international was thrilled with the Blancos' display in their 3-0 win over Levante and has insisted he is ready to play at right back if necessary
Los Blancos moved three points clear at the top of the Spanish Primera Division with a comfortable win over Joaquin Caparros' men thanks to Cristiano Ronaldo and Marcelo.
The Germany international was expected to be out of action until the end of the season but could return by the end of March.
The Brazilian says los Rojiblancos can only focus on each game as it comes and maintains the belief they still have an opportunity to seize the league title.
The Frenchman's stunning form means Carlo Ancelotti's side is increasingly unlikely to spend big on a new striker in the summer.
Saturday, March 8, 2014
The Spaniard scored twice as Diego Simeone's side went top of La Liga by beating Celta Vigo.
David Villa's quickfire brace proved enough for Diego Simeone's side to go back to the top of La Liga table as it secured a first away league win in three matches
The striker scored twice to send Diego Simeone's side to the Primera Division summit on Saturday evening.
The Blaugrana fell to their second straight away defeat in La Liga but their coach is insistent his side can still retain the league crown
The Brazilian fullback was defiant after the 1-0 loss to Valladolid, though Sergio Busquets accepted that the Catalans simply were not good enough.
Goal took in the action as the Catalans fell to another damaging defeat to take their Liga destiny out of their own hands.
Fausto Rossi's strike 17 minutes in was the only goal of the game as Gerardo Martino's men failed to go clear of Real and Atletico Madrid in the Spanish league pursuit.
The Spanish midfielder responded to Jose Mourinho's suggestion that the club is in decline.
The defender has been ruled out of action for three weeks after suffering a fracture in his right kneecap.
The Blancos are unbeaten in 28 matches, but Joaquin Caparros' men went very close to defeating Carlo Ancelotti's side earlier this season in the reverse fixture