Saturday, July 12, 2014
The Manchester United striker has hit back at criticism from the former Oranje player over his commitment to the national team and says now is no time for arguments.
The Albiceleste coach claimed his side will have to be at its very best to win Sunday's World Cup final and refused to reveal whether it will be his last game in charge.
Goals from Robin van Persie, Daley Blind and Georginio Wijnaldum were enough to give Oranje a big win over the tournament host to claim third place.
The Dutch heaped more misery on Brazil, storming to an easy win in the third place game.
The Catalan club are confident the Uruguayan forward's suspension will be changed and has pledged to help him “reintegrate into the football world”
The former England international acknowledged the strength of Germany's squad but believes the Argentina forward will be the only "star" on show at the Maracana
The Napoli forward insists that Alejandro Sabella's men are just as worthy of being in the biggest game in football as Brazil's conqueror.
Ronald Koeman has made the Italian striker, who played under the Dutch coach at Feyenoord, his second transfer of the summer following the arrival of Dusan Tadic
The forward claimed that he is being pursued by a number of top sides and admitted that he has no idea where he will be next season
The Spain international, who has been left out of the Welsh club's tour of the United States, is a target for Rafael Benitez's side, with both a loan or permanent move possible
The 23-year-old Porto defender was seen entering The Bridgewater Hospital in Manchester's Moss Side to undergo routine physical examinations ahead of his switch to the Etihad.
The 23-year-old, who scored eight goals in two years in Germany, has joined the Eredivisie outfit for a reported 5.5 million euros.
The 20-year-old Benfica winger is poised to complete a transfer to Anfield over the coming days after the Merseyside club activated his release clause.
The striker is expected to line up in a star-studded forward line with Lionel Messi and Neymar when he returns from suspension.
The Argentina international is keen to work with Louis van Gaal, while an agreement in principle over personal terms is believed to have been reached between club and player.
The Colombia forward admits he is flattered by rumored interest from the La Liga club and would willingly make a move to the Spanish capital if the opportunity arises.
Joachim Low's men are favorites to overcome Argentina and claim their first world title for 24 years with a squad featuring Mesut Ozil, Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolski
The Gunners have splashed out for the second summer running with the signing of Alexis Sanchez from Barcelona, and the Spaniard is confident more will follow
The Oranje might have ended the tournament empty handed once more, but there’s no reason to believe they have a psychological problem
Friday, July 11, 2014
The 23-year-old central defender has agreed to join the Premier League champions as a 40 million euro deal for the France international has been finalized with Porto.