Sunday 16 November 2014
The Juventus midfielder believes the Portugal captain is the clear favourite and says France will play to win against Sweden irrespective of Zlatan Ibrahimovic's absence
The PSG striker scored in Sweden's Euro 2016 qualifier with Montenegro and has been allowed to return to his club as he continues his return from a heel injury.
Tuesday 11 November 2014
Although underdogs to finish top, Al Hain-Cole is backing Marcel Koller's in-form team before they welcome a beatable Russian side to Vienna in their next qualifier
With the hosts struggling to find a cutting edge in recent matches, expect them to adopt a defensive game plan against a visiting team that are equally blunt away
Monday 10 November 2014
The Paris Saint-Germain midfielder will miss the double-header after injuring his hand at the weekend
Wednesday 29 October 2014
The retired midfielder was diagnosed with multiple myeloma, a type of bone marrow cancer, in 2009, but had been co-managing IF Elfsborg since December of last year
Monday 13 October 2014
COMMENT: Despite boasting three of the best players in the world, all three nations underwhelm to varying degrees - where does the blame for their continued struggles lie?
Friday 10 October 2014
The Italian was grateful ‘one of the best three players in the world’ was not on the pitch as his side secured an impressive away draw in Sweden
Wednesday 08 October 2014
With Fabio Capello's men struggling to replicate their impregnable domestic form on their travels, Al Hain-Cole expects an attacking home side to ensure an end-to-end game