Americas

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Caption

The Real Madrid defender has a reputation for being a controversial and hot-tempered player but he insists he would not be allowed to play for the club if that were true

Caption

The Argentine has netted 30 league goals this season and his compatriot believes he will leave soon, insisting Tottenham's star man should be signed no matter what the cost

Monday, April 25, 2016

Caption

The former France international picked up two Scudetti during his time in Italy and said that the mark achieved by the current Juve crop is a fantastic achievement

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Caption

The Union defender failed to distinguish himself in front of goal with an awful finish in Saturday's Santa Fe derby, but his team eventually overcame rivals Colon

Caption

Pablo Perez's early sending off put the hosts under the cosh, but Barros Schelotto's men held on to take a draw at the Bombonera despite intense away pressure

Caption

The Champions League semi-final debutantes face the European aristocrats in the first leg on Tuesday - a game the Brazilian midfielder says is one of the club's biggest games ever

Caption

The Academia coach loves to get forward, and led by the likes of Lisandro Lopez and the prodigious Oscar Romero his team have been delightful - but at the back it's another matter

Caption

Neither of the two Argentine giants have serious hopes of lifting the transitional championship, but that will not lower the tempo one bit - as both veterans are aware

Caption

After another disappointing result, the coach's decision to leave out the experienced midfielder has come under fire but believes he made the right call

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Caption

The former Juventus man revels in the Superclasico atmosphere, while admitting that he was concerned about the state of the Bombonera pitch ahead of Sunday's game

Caption

The Champions League winner with Inter could be playing his last clasico after confirming he will retire at the end of the season and will play from the start against Independiente

Caption

Extensive water damage to the surface was covered by sand for a match against Deportivo Cali and the Millonarios chief jested that they would adapt their practices accordingly

Caption

The Copa last-16 clash is the biggest match in the Ecuadorian team's history, but they are determined to do their part for those affected by the natural disaster

Friday, April 22, 2016

Caption

The Portugal international will sit out Saturday's Rayo clash but is expected to recover in time to take on the Citizens at the Etihad, and their manager is wary of his talents

Caption

The ex-Monaco playmaker has struggled to hold down a regular place since Madrid changed coach in January, but Zizou insists that he is not being singled out

Caption

There have been concerns over the Barcelona star's fitness and it was rumoured he could miss Saturday's match with Sporting Gijon, but the coach maintains he is ready to play

Caption

The Selecao have included a number of high-profile names to their under-23 squad for previous editions but none have been able to bring home that elusive gold medal