South America

Saturday, December 6, 2014

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The Argentinian coach has made quite an impact on Ligue 1 but admits it is always difficult to guarantee where he could be in the long term

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The 25-year-old has made a blistering start to life in English football with his tireless running and keen eye for goal but his manager is worried about potential injuries

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The Atletico Madrid coach has warned his players of the threat posed by strikers Jonathas and Cristian Herrera for their relegation-threatened rivals on Saturday

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The Arsenal coach says every new Barcelona arrival must learn to adapt to a more peripheral role in the Argentina international's supporting cast

Friday, December 5, 2014

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The Italian has denied reports of a possible move for Cruzeiro midfielder Lucas Silva and also rejected suggestions Javier Hernandez could leave during the winter break

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The ex-Blancos forward is in no doubt that his fellow Brazilian has the talent and the temperament to establish himself as one of the best midfielders in the game

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The younger brother of Socrates scored two goals in the 1992 Intercontinental Cup to see off the legendary Johan Cruyff side led by Pep Guardiola and Ronald Koeman

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The ex-England international feels that the Argentine and his colleagues no longer have the same drive and determination that made them world-beaters under Pep Guardiola

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The Blues are yet to taste defeat after 21 games in all competitions this season and will set a new club record provided they do not lose against Newcastle on Saturday

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The Uruguay international also criticised his coach, Yuji Okama, for repeatedly leaving him on the bench during the club's failed attempt to beat the drop

Thursday, December 4, 2014

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The player was booked despite being struck by a bottle in Sunday's win over Valencia and the Spanish Football Federation have taken it off his record

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The 21-year-old, who has also been linked with Chelsea and Manchester United, admits he would relish the chance to join the European champions next year

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The Brazilian defender has named an XI mostly comprising of his favourite team-mates from across his career but found no space for Zlatan Ibrahimovic

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The former World Cup-winning captain believes Lionel Messi had a disappointing year by his own standards and has hailed Manuel Neuer as a goalkeeping pioneer