South America

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

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According to Luis Alvaro de Oliveira Ribeiro, the Brazil international had his heart set on a transfer to Camp Nou in 2013 despite the Blancos' superior deal

Monday, October 20, 2014

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The Argentine international apparently refused to be substituted while chasing the all-time Liga goalscoring record in Saturday's Liga win over Eibar

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The Welshman says the arrival of Radamel Falcao has given the Red Devils formidable attacking power but insists the Argentine is the star attraction at Old Trafford this season

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The confederation's chief insists the Selecao have learned from the 7-1 World Cup semi-final defeat to Germany and have already returned to the elite of the international game

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The Cote d'Ivoire international has so far failed to replicate last season's talismanic performances after a summer which saw him lose his brother Ibrahim to cancer

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The Argentina star appeared to ignore calls to be withdrawn against Eibar but the former midfielder insists he will often consult players before deciding on substitutions

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The Argentine demolished Tottenham on Saturday with a four-goal blitz and the goalkeeper notes that he never shines in training as much as he does when it matters

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The Uruguay international has nothing but praise for his fellow Barcelona attacker and believes he's undoubtedly the best in the world

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The Uruguayan has admitted that he thought he was finished at the top level after being banned for biting for the third time in less than four years

Sunday, October 19, 2014

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The Uefa president feels that a member of Joachim Low's triumphant Brazil 2014 squad should win the game's most prestigious individual honour

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The former Spain goalkeeper has warned the Argentine to focus on next weekend's result against their arch-rivals rather than his own personal goals tally

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The Argentine coach was delighted with the way his side dictated play on Sunday and highlighted the goal threat of the Frenchman after an impressive cameo

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COMMENT: The Brazilian netted a sublime free kick to give his team the lead early on and dropped deep to dominate the game before laying on a superb winning goal for Cesc Fabregas

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The Blaugrana are set for a titanic Liga clash with Los Blancos at the Santiago Bernabeu but the midfielder is not looking past their next Champions League assignment

Saturday, October 18, 2014

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Spurs were beaten 4-1 by the Premier League champions at the Etihad Stadium in a game that saw four penalties awarded and Federico Fazio sent off by referee Jon Moss