Saturday, 19 April 2014

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The Brazilian is confident he will be fit for Barcelona's final game of the season against Diego Simeone's men after suffering a foot injury against Real Madrid

Friday, 18 April 2014

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The Brazilian was enthused by the doggedness and determination Diego Simeone's men showed in extending their advantage at the summit of the Primera Division to six points

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The former Azzurri coach has been taken aback by the 17-year-old's "calmness and coolness" but feels Cesare Prandelli cannot take a player with "zero experience" to Brazil

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The title-chasing Rojiblancos looked set to drop two precious points at the Vicente Calderon but late goals from Miranda and Diego Costa secured a vital victory

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The Ligue 1 leaders have lost two of their last three games since losing the Swede to injury, with their coach conceding that they cannot play their usual game with Edinson Cavani

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The defender insists Edinson Cavani is a "high quality" replacement but confesses that Laurent Blanc's men sorely miss their top scorer's presence up front

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Goal took in the action at the Vicente Calderon, where the visiting side were undone in the second half by goals from Miranda and Costa, to send the hosts further clear at the top

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The man who scored the winning goal in the 2013 Copa del Rey final produced another towering header to break the deadlock before the Rojiblancos' top scorer netted a penalty

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The Brazilian says Saturday's game against Parma is a "final", while admitting that he is also currently being driven by the prospect of a "magical" World Cup on home soil

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The duo have been given the all-clear to return to first-team action at their former club this Sunday, while there was less positive news on Rafael and Robin van Persie

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The midfielder says the Bavarians will continue to try and impose their possession-based style on the newly-crowned Copa del Rey winners at the Santiago Bernabeu

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Since wrapping up the German title last month, Pep Guardiola's men have picked up just one point from three games and this weekend they are facing a side desperate for a win

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The winger limped out of the Champions League quarter-final second-leg victory over PSG with a calf injury, and is yet to train with the squad ahead of the semi-final first leg

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The Argentina captain is at odds with the club over a new contract but with the need for renewal urgent around Camp Nou, should the Catalans take the money and run?

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Die Schwarzgelben are brimming with belief after last week's demolition of Bayern Munich and are now going up against a team that has lost three of its last five games

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Clarence Seedorf's men have put themselves in contention for a Europa League berth and they will be confident of seeing off a side that has gone five victories without a win

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Roberto Donadoni's men sit sixth in the standings, just two points behind their visitors, but the Nerazzurri are coming off the back of a resounding win at Sampdoria

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The Real Madrid forward believes the media have unfairly singled out his compatriot following Barcelona's recent struggles in the league and cup competitions

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The visitors have triumphed just twice on the road all season and are going up against a Bianconeri side who have not dropped a single point in Turin