France

Monday, December 8, 2014

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The Manchester City striker was in tears as he limped off in the early stages of Saturday's game, while the Real Madrid man is a doubt after picking up a calf injury against Celta

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A 0-0 draw would be enough to send the Ligue 1 side into the next round - something no team has managed before having scored just two goals in the group stage

Sunday, December 7, 2014

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The Frenchman admits that he will walk away from the club if he is no longer needed but believes Manuel Pellegrini's men have the potential to progress in Champions League

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The Uruguay international did not take kindly to the implication that neither he nor his fellow strikers at PSG are as industrious as Marseille's Andre-Pierre Gignac

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Described by Karim Benzema as "the best goalkeeper in the world", the Ballon d'Or nominee is determined to lift the trophy in France in two years' time

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Heading into the final group games, Goal takes a look at the players who will miss the first leg of the second round should they be cautioned

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Eleven teams have already booked their places in the last 16 with one game still to play - who is in line to grab one of the five remaining spots in matchday six?

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The striker led Paris Saint-Germain to a vital win over Nantes on Saturday and claims he is slowly returning to peak fitness following a troublesome heel injury

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Chelsea's defeat to Newcastle means the Ligue 1 champions are the only unbeaten side in Europe's major leagues and the coach says there is more to come from his team

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The Manchester City attacker has been ruled out of the Champions League encounter against the Serie A side in midweek and the Italian side's coach is disappointed by the news

Saturday, December 6, 2014

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The Frenchman scored the only goal of the game as the reigning Bundesliga champions maintained their unbeaten start and the coach has praised him as a great player for the club

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Zlatan Ibrahimovic's brace helped Les Parisiens battle back from an early deficit to claim all three points and keep the pressure on Marseille at the top of the table

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Alejandro Bedoya opened the scoring at the Parc des Princes with a piledriver but then the hosts' star striker took centre stage to earn Laurent Blanc's men three precious points

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After their nine-match winning streak was halted by Lille in midweek, Laurent Blanc's men will not want to miss the chance to go top again

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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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COMMENT: Cash and quality have become precious commodities within the Italian game, which is all the more reason to avoid acquiring has-beens on high wages

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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