Spain

Friday, December 19, 2014

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The Catalanc coached paid tribute to his players for reaching the midway point of the 2014-15 campaign unbeaten - and with a historic tally of 45 points

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The Spanish striker joined the club in a €33.2 million deal from La Liga side Valencia in 2013 but has struggled to hit the back of the net consistently in north London

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The centre-back believes the Champions League winners are the "team of the world" as they bid to be crowned the best side on the planet

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The defender has opted to call time on his playing career, citing personal reasons, but admits an offer remains open for him to return to Camp Nou

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The Allianz Arena coach says the champions must strive to improve all the time if they are to avoid falling into the same trap as Jurgen Klopp's struggling side

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The goalkeeper will make his 700th club appearance should he start the Club World Cup final as Carlo Ancelotti's side aim to finish 2014 on a high

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EXCLUSIVE: San Lorenzo's Leandro Romagnoli is looking forward to testing himself against Cristiano Ronaldo and the European champions in the Club World Cup final

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Our Spanish expert Phil Kitromilides tipped a winner in Real Madrid's semi-final - now he has picked another odds-against selection for the Club World Cup showpiece

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The Blaugrana can draw to within a point of the Liga leaders with a win at Camp Nou and Luis Enrique's men have scored 21 goals in their last four home games in all competitions

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The Rojiblancos drew 2-2 with the third-tier outfit but their Argentine coach was quick to point out that they have rarely disappointed their fans at the Vicente Calderon

Thursday, December 18, 2014

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The Argentine club's vice-president has hailed Los Blancos as the best team on the planet, but he firmly believes in football's propensity for producing a shock

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Diego Simeone's men were held at home by the Segunda B side despite a double from Mario Mandzukic, but the result still saw them through to the last 16 of the Copa del Rey