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Dortmund confirm Ajax manager Bosz as new head coach
Borussia Dortmund have confirmed that Ajax manager Bosz will take over following the sacking of Thomas Tuchel, signing a two-year contract
06.06.2017 14:47:29
Switching to 3-4-3 brought great victory
Luis Enrique's perfect plan has done well.
09.03.2017 17:49:45
Suarez: Messi shows again he is the best in the world
The Argentine was Barcelona's free-kick hero once again against Athletic Club and his Uruguayan team-mate lauded him as the best there is
12.01.2017 09:56:48
Arsenal fan group confirms Alexis dogs banner
Alexis is out of contract next summer and Arsenal fans have shown their love for the star by dedicating a banner to his beloved canines
12.01.2017 09:55:54
Chelsea is not so invincible
The Blues may have suffered defeat to their most hated of rivals but they remain well on course to complete a remarkable turnaround from last season under Antonio Conte
05.01.2017 09:31:46
Conte: It can happen, a defeat against Tottenham
The Italian called on his players to accept the unfamiliar feeling of defeat after Spurs denied them a Premier League record with a deserved 2-0 triumph
05.01.2017 09:23:43
Comment: A massive victory against Man City
Liverpool signed off 2016 with a massive 1-0 victory against Man City to aid their title aspirations and dent Pep Guardiola's
01.01.2017 04:00:27
Jurgen Klopp hailed a deserved win
Klopp: It was a close game and intense game but we deserved to win.
01.01.2017 03:53:53
Guardiola thinks there are plenty of reasons to be positive
The Citizens' defeat to Liverpool left them 10 points behind leaders Chelsea, but their manager claims there are plenty of reasons to be positive
01.01.2017 03:51:02
Mourinho: The situation was not so easy when Moyes came to Old Trafford
The Scotsman was fired during his first season in charge after replacing Sir Alex Ferguson in charge of the Old Trafford club, but the current boss feels he had it tough
26.12.2016 15:03:48
Red Bull Salzburg forward Samuel Tetteh desperate to join Manu
Red Bull Salzburg forward Samuel Tetteh, who has played seven times for the national team, says that his ultimate goal is to work his way up to a switch to Old Trafford
26.12.2016 14:59:51
Mendes: James not leaving Madrid in January
The Colombia international will stay at the Santiago Bernabeu for the rest of the season according to his representative, despite speculation to the contrary
26.12.2016 14:58:52
Aldridge: Liverpool should get back Suarez
A former Reds striker has claimed that the Anfield side have a strong squad, but need to bring back their former striker to strengthen even further
22.12.2016 10:20:58
Arsenal should keep Sanches and Özil in the team
Paul Merson thinks the Chile international comes 'as a package' with Mesut Ozil and fears the Gunners would struggle to replace either if they moved on
16.12.2016 17:35:36
Simeone: I want to stay here at Calderon
The Argentine is determined to put a halt to his side's poor form, and says he is not interested in leaving the Calderon
16.12.2016 17:30:50
Ancelotti wanted to play Ramos as a forward
The Spanish defender has grabbed some vital goals recently and former boss says he could easily have played him as a forward during his spell in charge
15.12.2016 14:13:57
Xavi: Ronaldo doesn't deserve Ballon d'Or
The Barca great has questioned the decision Messi is the best player in the world, even if he won fewer trophies than the Ronaldo
14.12.2016 17:53:25
In-form Gunners not pitty to Ludogorets 6-0
The in-form German netted a sensational second-half treble to help the Gunners secure three easy points against the Bulgarians at the Emirates Stadium
20.10.2016 00:01:29
Tuchel: Dortmund were unlucky against Hertha Berlin
The German felt his side threw everything at their opponents as they tried to take all three points on Friday night and says his side deserved at least a draw
15.10.2016 12:35:11
Ivanovic: Hazard could make Chelsea incredible
The defender believes that if his Belgian colleague can rediscover the form he showed two seasons ago, he could make the Blues "incredible"
29.08.2016 14:45:43
Liverpool’s focus on Coutinho fails to break Tottenham
Despite looking good at the break thanks to a James Milner penalty, Jurgen Klopp's men could not come out on top in a tightly contested battle
29.08.2016 14:44:43
Zidane: James happy at Real Madrid
Arsenal and Chelsea have been associated with a move for the playmaker, but he is quite happy to remain at the Bernabeu for now
22.08.2016 15:03:38
Guardiola: Competing with Mourinho takes me to different level
The Catalan coach was complimentary of his Portuguese counterpart, with whom he shares a long standing rivalry from their time in charge of Barca and Madrid respectively
08.07.2016 17:00:40
Arsenal fans worried about the injury Alexis Sanchez
The Chile star posted a gruesome update of the problem he picked up in the Copa America final against Argentina and insists he is feeling better despite the shocking images
01.07.2016 10:52:19
Alves: Messi must ignore critics after Copa loss
The Argentina star announced his international retirement after erring from the spot in Sunday's final, but his long-time team-mate says he must block out negative voices
28.06.2016 21:18:53
Ben Arfa set to complete Sevilla move
The 29-year-old is a free agent after leaving Nice and was keen on a move to Paris Saint-Germain, although the French champions have not tabled an offer
28.06.2016 21:18:10
Mourinho & Guardiola: Mr. Bad vs Mr. Nice in their own quotes
The two managers have completely different personalities and are set to renew their long-running rivalry in England after the summer - Goal looks at some of their best quotes
24.05.2016 16:44:38
Good football but disappointed not to finish with a win at Anfield
Liverpool's midfielder was delighted to see his team fight back after Hazard had taken the lead, while Toure said manager Klopp pulled no punches in the dressing room
12.05.2016 11:01:02
Joan Gaspart: Real Madrid damage football
Former Barcelona president Joan Gaspart has responded to claims that the Catalans attempted to bribe La Liga counterparts Granada in an angry manner
12.05.2016 10:58:46
Rafa Benitez from Champions League to Championship
The Magpies boss began the season at the helm of one of the world's biggest clubs but ends it with an ignominious relegation to English football's second tier
12.05.2016 10:57:26
Saul will stay at Atletico Madrid, Simeone confident
The young promise has found himself in the spotlight after a stunning strike to down Bayern on Wednesday, but his coach believes he should stay put for the time being
29.04.2016 22:13:37
Guardiola: You can kill me if Atletico knock Bayern out!
The Spaniard insists his side's semi-final is not over yet and is confident the Bundesliga champions can overhaul Diego Simeone's men in the return leg on Tuesday
29.04.2016 22:12:12
Lionel Messi: I am not comparing myself to Cristiano
Messi: The only thing I care about is helping my team and to keep on improving each season.
27.03.2016 17:54:04
Scholes: David should have saved Payet free-kick
The Spanish goalkeeper was beaten by the West Ham midfielder's curling strike from range, an effort that the Manchester United legend feels he should have kept out
13.03.2016 21:30:24
Chelsea have a big rebuilding job on their hands
The Dutchman believes firmly that west Londoners face a rebuilding job which they must to get right in the aftermath of what has been a very disappointing campaign
10.03.2016 09:26:12
Neymar is happy at the Catalan giants
The club chief insists the attacker is happy with life at the Catalan giants and is confident he will sign a new contract despite growing speculation surrounding his future
10.03.2016 09:24:36
Guardiola will think: Dortmund is coming!
The Bavarians suffered on their own turf as they lost for just the second time in the current league campaign, giving BVB a chance to pull within two points
03.03.2016 10:07:50
Souness: Arsenal are weak, insipid and pussy-footed
The Liverpool legend says that all of Arsene Wenger's posturing just makes him seem even more fragile as their hopes of the Premier League title took a major hit at Old Trafford
28.02.2016 19:40:06
Juve vs Bayern thrilling finish 2-2
The Serie A champions will be hoping to get off to a good start at home in this Champions League last-16 match, but it will not be easy against Guardiola's formidable troops
23.02.2016 23:51:20
Sergio Ramos: Our fate in Barcelona's hands
The Spaniard has acknowledged Real need their fierce rivals to slip up in the race for the league title, but is adamant nothing is lost yet
18.02.2016 12:34:00
Cavani's father: I’d like to see Edinson at Man Utd, Juve or Madrid
The striker's dad believes his son would be even more deadly than Zlatan Ibrahimovic if he was given an opportunity to shine as a centre forward for the French champions
17.02.2016 17:36:11
Was Messi's penalty pass disrespectful to Celta?
The Argentine - quite literally - passed up the chance to score his 300th goal in La Liga, instead setting up Luis Suarez for his hat-trick in Barcelona's 6-1 victory
15.02.2016 11:03:30
Neymar: We trained on this penalty for me, Suarez was near the ball and scored
Lionel Messi passed from the spot to set Luis Suarez up for a third goal, but the Brazilian revealed that they their preparations had ended in him applying the finishing touch
15.02.2016 10:46:49
Early final in DFB-Pokal semi-finals: Bayern Munich vs Borussia Dortmund
Pep Guardiola's side will host Werder Bremen in the last four of the DFB-Pokal, with Thomas Tuchel's men visiting Hertha Berlin
11.02.2016 10:49:46
Suarez scored four of seven goals to Valencia
The Uruguayan insists Barcelona should take nothing for granted against Valencia despite holding a huge semi-final first-leg lead
04.02.2016 10:14:31
Lazar Markovic blames Rodgers for Liverpool exit
The Serbia international completed his move to Liverpool in July 2014 and was a key member of the squad in his first season, only to mysteriously fall out of favour
02.02.2016 15:30:36
If no money, no Nolito!
Barcelona attempted to seal a loan deal for the striker but Celta Vigo held firm and Luis Enrique will now have to wait until the summer to bring in a forward
02.02.2016 15:19:56
Fulham striker Dembele is going to Tottenham
The Fulham striker, who has scored 11 goals in all competitions thus far this season, is a key target of Mauricio Pochettino and the club are keen to secure his signature
28.01.2016 12:55:47
Zinedine Zidane praised Real Madrid's supporters
After the jeers that marked Rafael Benitez's final matches in charge, the France legend is pleased to have Madrid fans on his side
10.01.2016 16:16:41
RUMOURS: Hazard wants Chelsea exit
Paris Saint-Germain believe they are leading the chase for the Belgian but Real Madrid and Bayern Munich are also in the running
07.01.2016 11:46:02
Fernandinho to Pellegrini: I hate being subbed
The Brazil international has completed all but three of his games so far this season, but he will not be happy if the Chilean starts to cut his minutes
05.01.2016 10:28:22
Benitez sacked as Real Madrid manager
The former Liverpool manager's future is on the line with the Spanish giants holding an emergency meeting headed by president Florentino Perez at the Bernabeu on Monday afternoon
04.01.2016 18:52:19
Arsenal are set to spend £42 million for Aubameyang
The Bundesliga club say they could cope without the prolific striker but are keen to keep hold of their players
04.01.2016 12:12:00
Sergio Busquets continues to dominate Barcelona's central area
Sergio Busquets is going to be the best defensive midfielders in Barca history.
31.12.2015 11:58:07
Thiago slams rubbish exit rumours
The 24-year-old has categorically denied he wants a move away from Allianz Arena, saying he is more than happy to stay put regardless of his coach's future
23.12.2015 19:48:43
Guardiola: I will reveal more about my future on Sunday
The Spanish coach underlined his intention to speak with chief executive Karl Heinz-Rummenigge before announcing his future after Saturday's win
19.12.2015 22:25:43
Lampard: Chelsea must stick with Mourinho
The midfielder insists the reigning Premier League champions should stand by the Portuguese coach despite Monday's 2-1 defeat to Leicester City
15.12.2015 12:35:32
PSG against Chelsea
The club's deputy sporting director Olivier Letang is expecting a tough couple of matches against Jose Mourinho's men but insists his side's aim is to go far in the competition
14.12.2015 15:52:05
Soler: Arsenal will cause problems for Barcelona
The reigning European champions have a good record against the Gunners but the director insists they have great respect for their last-16 opponents
14.12.2015 15:50:59
Neymar missed Barcelona training on Monday
The Catalans trained without Neymar ahead of their Club World Cup semi-final clash with Guangzhou Evergrande in Yokohama
14.12.2015 15:50:07
Ramos hit out at Pique
The Barcelona defender hit out at Los Blancos after they were expelled from the competition and the opposition captain has now hit out at his international team-mate
14.12.2015 09:43:42
Benitez: All of the teams at the top will drop points
Benitez watched his side lose 1-0 to Villarreal on Sunday to continue a worrying trend which has also seen them lose to Barcelona and Sevilla and fail to beat Atletico
14.12.2015 09:35:37
Barcelona 2-2 Deportivo: Catalans throw away lead to draw
Lionel Messi and Ivan Rakitic both found the net at Camp Nou to give Luis Enrique's side a seemingly comfortable lead, but they conspired to take only a point from the game
12.12.2015 20:25:49
Keane slams 'robotic' Manu players as 'lacking real quality'
The former Red Devils captain was again highly critical of Louis van Gaal's players after they failed to qualify for the knockout stage of the Champions League
10.12.2015 09:59:02
Mourinho: Costa lacking in confidence
The 27-year-old's display in Europe pleased the Blues boss, despite the striker failing to score, who hailed his "effort, commitment and great movement"
10.12.2015 09:58:04
Mourinho: Chelsea have broken records for running and possession
The former Real Madrid coach cannot question the struggling Blues' work ethic ahead of Wednesday's decisive Champions League fixture against Porto
09.12.2015 10:22:09
Ferguson: Chelsea can't sack Mourinho, he's one of the best ever
The former Manchester United manager believes Blues owner Roman Abramovich must have faith in the Portuguese coach, insisting he can turn the situation around
07.12.2015 15:05:24
Blanc: Ibrahimovic doubters know nothing about football
The coach has defended his striker who scored twice on Friday to become PSG's all-time leading goalscorer in the French top flight
05.12.2015 18:14:09
When Messi was El Leo
COMMENT: Before the Barcelona star made the headlines he was another kid dreaming of greatness on the streets of Rosario - Goal visits the place where he took his first steps
03.12.2015 14:22:25
Henry: Arsenal should use Sanchez more sparingly
The Chile international was taken off against Norwich City with a hamstring injury and the former Gunners' star laid the blame at his punishing schedule
30.11.2015 09:57:50
Wenger: Arsenal will survive 'bad spell'
Arsenal have drawn two and lost one of their last three Premier League games, but Arsene Wenger says they will pull through.
30.11.2015 09:56:56
Lovren: It's a great pleasure to play under Jurgen
The defender says it is a "great pleasure" to play under the former Borussia Dortmund boss and is enjoying his own return to the team in the absence of Mamadou Sakho
26.11.2015 09:55:30
Cech: Now we have everything in our hands
The Gunners goalkeeper is confident about the side's chances in Europe, despite sitting third in Group F with just one game remaining
25.11.2015 12:34:37
Xavi deligted Barcelona defeat of the Real Madrid
The former Blaugrana midfielder was delighted with the Camp Nou side's defeat of the Blancos and suggested that Rafa Benitez's side can learn from them
23.11.2015 13:12:10
What Ronaldo thinks: I need people to hate me
The Real Madrid star says he "needs the enemy" to motivate him and spoke of his respect for former Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson
31.10.2015 17:28:38
Mourinho: I have nothing to say
The Blues boss refused to answer any questions regarding his place at Stamford Bridge or his side's defeat to Liverpool as the pressure continues to mount on the Portuguese
31.10.2015 17:24:35
Guardiola: I am very proud to be coach of Bayern Munich
The German champions chalked up their 1000th Bundesliga win with a 4-0 victory over Koln — a source of great pride for their Catalan coach
26.10.2015 09:08:52
Benitez: To keep winning is a very positive sign
The Real Madrid boss was delighted to win at a difficult ground without the injured Gareth Bale, Karim Benzema, James Rodriguez and Pepe
24.10.2015 21:53:07
Bilic: Matic's sending off is going to have a major impact
The Hammers boss feels the first-half dismissal was not a mistake, despite the protests of Chelsea, but admits he has sympathy for Jose Mourinho
24.10.2015 21:51:25
Official: Klopp joins Liverpool
The 48-year-old Jurgen Klopp has been appointed Liverpool's new manager on a three-year deal worth £15m.
09.10.2015 10:56:59
BREAKING: Klopp agrees to join Liverpool
The former Borussia Dortmund coach will arrive at Melwood on Thursday to pen a three-year deal less than a week after Brendan Rodgers was axed by Fenway Sports Group
08.10.2015 17:20:27
Balotelli took to offer some words of advice to Liverpool fans
The Italy international was rarely the most popular player during his season at Anfield, but took to Twitter to try and help Reds fans following Brendan Rodgers' sacking
07.10.2015 16:55:31
Liverpool close in on a three-year deal with Klopp
The Anfield club's American owners have coveted the former Borussia Dortmund manager for nearly five years but his appointment will trigger yet another backroom reshuffle
06.10.2015 15:53:08
Emre Can: Klopp would be perfect for Liverpool
The former Bayer Leverkusen midfielder has praised the German trainer and spoke of Steven Gerrard's role in his development at Anfield
06.10.2015 11:43:18
Cazorla: Our changed mentality made the difference
Arsenal midfielder Santi Cazorla was delighted with the win over Manchester United and feels their changed mentality made the difference.
05.10.2015 12:53:35
Jardim: I'm not surprised by Martial's performances
The Portuguese head coach expected the teenager to make an immediate impact after making the move to Premier League from the French principality on transfer deadline day
01.10.2015 11:07:11
Casillas: Beating Chelsea makes me happy, not beating Mourinho
The Spain goalkeeper says he doesn't hold any grudges against the former Real Madrid boss, claiming they shook hands like "gentlemen" on the Champions League night
30.09.2015 11:44:21
Lewandowski: It doesn't matter how many I score
The Poland international is keen to add to his goal tally following a hat-trick in the 5-0 Champions League win over Dinamo Zagreb on Tuesday
30.09.2015 11:34:40
Messi injury: Out for seven to eight weeks
The Argentine is out for seven to eight weeks after suffering ligament damage against Las Palmas on Saturday and his absence represents a huge blow to the team's title hopes
26.09.2015 22:52:18
Enrique: Barcelona players must step up and cover Messi
The Argentina international is set to miss up to two months with knee ligament damage, but his manager has called on his team-mates to step up
26.09.2015 22:51:27
De Bruyne: I am adapting well to the team
The summer signing from Wolfsburg opened his City account against West Ham on Saturday and feels he can only improve alongside the likes of the Spaniard
21.09.2015 10:21:14
Luis Enrique disappointed with Roma draw
The Barca boss admits he is worried by Rafinha's injury and says his side deserved all three points from their visit to the Stadio Olimpico
17.09.2015 09:56:25
Walcott: Dinamo defeat is not the end of Arsenal's season
The England forward is adamant that his side is capable of bouncing back from their opening day defeat against a team that had won none of it's previous 15 group stage matches
17.09.2015 09:56:02
Guardiola: Bayern were always in charge
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola believes the Bundesliga champions fully deserved their win over Olympiacos.
17.09.2015 09:55:40
Benitez: Ronaldo is the world's best, there is no debate
After his hat-trick against Shakhtar Donetsk, the Real Madrid boss insists the attacker's place at football's pinnacle cannot be questioned
16.09.2015 17:16:28
Di Maria: I didn't get on well with Van Gaal
The Argentine has confessed that he had a poor relationship with the Dutchman during a miserable season at Manchester United for him and his family
14.09.2015 16:58:32
Official: Bayern sign Coman from Juventus
The 19-year-old joins on a two year loan deal from the Serie A champions, with the Bundesliga side holding the option to buy him
30.08.2015 18:45:10
Mourinho: They were lucky, but they deserved a lot
The Blues boss says he should have made changes during his side's shock defeat to Crystal Palace but feels that, on the whole, his team did not deserve to lose the game
29.08.2015 21:42:58
Abject Liverpool brought back down to earth by West Ham
The Reds had gone into the game brimming with a belief after an unbeaten start to the new Premier League season but their old frailties were brutally exposed by the visitors
29.08.2015 21:42:10
Balotelli has returned to AC Milan
The 25-year-old has vowed to learn from his mistakes and make the most of his second chance at AC Milan after ending his Liverpool nightmare to secure a return to his homeland
27.08.2015 17:20:47
Undefeated City series continues
Despite a resilient performance from Roberto Martinez's side, last season's runners-up make it three wins out of three this season to equal a club-record nine straight league wins
23.08.2015 21:05:48
Reus leads rout to maintain perfect record
Four second-half goals were enough to make it six points from six - with none conceded - in the Bundesliga so far for Thomas Tuchel's side
23.08.2015 19:37:19
Medhi Benatia faces a spell out of action after suffering a thigh injury
The defender was forced off against Hoffenheim and the club have confirmed he will face a spell on the sidelines
23.08.2015 19:00:04
Juventus agree loan deal for Cuadrado
The Colombian could arrive in Turin for a medical in the coming hours after agreeing to end his short spell in the Premier League
23.08.2015 18:36:11
Pedro played a starring role Chealse won
The new arrival from Barcelona scored one and assisted another in the first half, while James Morrison scored twice after missing a penalty in a tight affair at the Hawthorns
23.08.2015 17:54:21
Athletic Bilbao won their first trophy in 31 years
Athletic Bilbao have been Spanish Super Cup champions after defeating Barcelona 5-1 total scores.
18.08.2015 11:37:05
Luis Enrique: It all ended when Pique was sent off
The 45-year-old believes Athletic were worried prior to the sending-off but was quick to congratulate Ernesto Valverde's side on their win
18.08.2015 11:10:58
Dani Alves: No excuses for Barcelona we were not good enough
The Brazilian defender has admitted the Liga champions simply were not good enough in the tie against Athletic and refused to blame the referee
18.08.2015 11:09:34
Benteke: The most important thing is the three points
The Belgium international scored the controversial winning goal as Brendan Rodgers's side claimed a 1-0 win over Bournemouth to go joint top of the table
18.08.2015 11:08:10
Ramos: It is not an economic decision
Having committed himself to Los Blancos until 2020, the Manchester United target has insisted that financial gain played no part in his decision
17.08.2015 17:26:11
Nolito: Only Barcelona I can go
Celta Vigo star says he has already rejected offers from other clubs but admits "you can't say no" to the European champions
12.08.2015 17:37:35
Rafael: Van Gaal didn't like me
The Brazilian full-back lost his place in the Red Devils' starting XI to Antonio Valencia and made the move to Lyon this summer after seven years at Old Trafford
12.08.2015 17:33:09
Messi: Pedro deserves Super Cup winner
The Argentine was full of praise for his Barcelona team-mate and admits he does not know what lies ahead for him
12.08.2015 09:47:43
Pedro is leaving Barcelona for Manchester United
The 28-year-old is close to leaving Barcelona for Manchester United, but showed just why he has been so special as he sealed the Uefa Super Cup in what is probably his last game
12.08.2015 09:47:19
Vitolo: Messi showed why he is the best ever
The Argentine netted two free-kicks and saw another one play a crucial role in Pedro's winner in a thrilling Uefa Super Cup
12.08.2015 09:46:19
Klopp turns down Marseille
The former Borussia Dortmund boss has rejected an offer from the Ligue 1 outfit as he feels that the time is not right yet to return to coaching
11.08.2015 14:20:03
What is Benzema can not wait for?
The Real Madrid striker posted a simple message on his Instagram account on Thursday but is he hinting that he will definitely stay with Rafael Benitez's side?
07.08.2015 11:38:48
Dani Alves takes Xavi's No 6 jersey
The Brazilian wing-back has opted to switch numbers in the wake of the club icon's departure to Al Sadd this summer
05.08.2015 14:59:23
Can: Firmino will be decisive for Liverpool
The 23-year-old impressed on his debut for the Premier League club on Sunday and his new colleagues are expecting big things from the Brazil international
03.08.2015 15:52:09
Manchester United Premier League opener against Tottenham
The trio were picked alongside Phil Jones against Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain and Louis van Gaal has revealed he will keep faith with them in the Premier League
30.07.2015 11:13:34
Mourinho: Falcao will be feared at Chelsea
The Colombia international struggled during his loan spell at Manchester United last season but the Portuguese has no worries over the 29-year-old's ability
29.07.2015 10:16:27
Enrique: Pedro can go if he wants
The versatile attacker has been linked with a move to the Premier League but his current club are eager to keep him
22.07.2015 12:35:18
Carrasco: Messi better now than he was in 2009
A former Barcelona player believes the 28-year-old is now a more complete forward, capable of hurting teams with his ability to play the final pass
22.07.2015 12:33:38
Emotional farewell of Arda: Atletico will always be in my heart
Arda says he will never forget his time at the Vicente Calderon, while Josep Maria Bartomeu believes he turned down greater wages elsewhere
07.07.2015 12:43:14
Messi: There's nothing more painful than losing a final
The Argentina captain has sent a message of thanks to supporters following their Copa America defeat to Chile
07.07.2015 12:39:11
Bartomeu: We won't sign Pogba this year
The Catalans had an €80 million bid for the player turned down last week and won't be making an improved offer this summer
07.07.2015 12:38:18
Bartra: I rejected offers to stay at Barcelona
The defender says a lack of game time at the end of the season forced him to consider approaches from other clubs but he wants to fight for his place in the team
05.07.2015 20:15:54
Pastore: I am playing here to make things easier for Leo and for Di Maria
The Argentina midfielder starred in his side's Copa America semi-final rout of Paraguay but says his job is to help get the best out of those around him
03.07.2015 11:39:33
Sammer: Costa is not for replacing Ribery
The German champions' director hailed the Brazilian's versatility but insists the injured French winger has their full support
02.07.2015 12:54:42
USA reach World Cup final 2-0 against Germany
Carli Lloyd made the European nation pay for a missed penalty with a converted one of her own before Kelley O'Hara's strike sealed the win
01.07.2015 10:08:32
Why Barcelona will be praying that Pogba stays at Juventus
Pogba is the most sought-after star in world football, but the Blaugrana will be hoping he goes nowhere fast
03.06.2015 17:45:44
Benitez: I'm back it is an exciting day
The new Real Madrid boss was overcome by emotion when addressing the media for the first time since being hired by Florentino Perez
03.06.2015 17:44:16
Bartomeu: Winning the CL would be an honour
Luis Enrique's men are looking to win a fifth European crown and complete a treble this season and the club's president hopes they lift the trophy again
03.06.2015 17:42:40
Enrique: I can not wait to see Messi's goal on television
The Spanish boss has suggested that he was not pleased by Neymar's showboating at the end of the fixture as Barcelona moved close to the treble
31.05.2015 10:32:52
Neymar: I will not change the way I play
The Brazilian upset Athletic defenders as he attempted a nonchalant flick late in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday, but insists he was playing his normal game
31.05.2015 10:28:25
The hot favourite is Rafa Benitez
The Spaniard is the hot favourite to succeed Carlo Ancelotti following the Italian's sacking on Monday
26.05.2015 10:20:33
James, Kroos, and Marcelo thanks Ancelotti on Twitter
The coach was sacked by Real Madrid on Monday, with a host of players thanking the Italian on Twitter
26.05.2015 10:19:26
Next stop West Ham? Bilic decides to leave Besiktas
The 46-year-old, who played for the Hammers in the 1990s, has long been linked with a role at Upton Park and is now odds-on favourite following Sam Allardyce's exit
25.05.2015 11:51:43
Toshack: Bale is suffering at Madrid
The winger has come under criticism for his performances lately but his former coach is convinced that the 25-year-old will come good again
21.05.2015 13:10:14
Barcelona are champions of La Liga, 23rd league title
Lionel Messi preparing to score as Barcelona beat Atlético Madrid for its seventh title in the last 11 years in the Spanish league’s first division.
18.05.2015 11:39:49
Rodgers: Liverpool lack leaders and quality
The Northern Irishman says that he intends to address the club's shortcomings in the summer transfer window, and sympathises with the concerns of the supporters
18.05.2015 11:00:10
Pique is hoping Barça face arch-rivals Real Madrid in CL final
The Barcelona defender is excited about a potential final against the tournament holders if Carlo Ancelotti's side can overcome Juventus
13.05.2015 10:18:13
Buffon: Man Utd were mad to let Pogba go
The Juventus keeper is amazed that his side were allowed to sign the French star on a free transfer in 2012 and says trying to buy him now would require a world-record fee
13.05.2015 10:17:02
SPECIAL REPORT: Dani Alves to sign new contract with Barcelona
The Brazilian looked set to leave Camp Nou after rejecting the Catalans' first offer but he is now ready to commit himself to the club for another two seasons
12.05.2015 11:48:24
Henry: Lionel Messi just happened
The Argentina international scored twice and laid on an assist for Neymar as Luis Enrique's side ran out comprehensive 3-0 winners over German champions Bayern Munich
07.05.2015 10:12:35
Guardiola: Messi's class was the difference between Barcelona and Bayern
The former Barcelona boss admits his side have been left with an almost impossible task after the Argentine inspired the hosts to a commanding victory
07.05.2015 09:43:54
Magic Messi puts Catalans in control 3-0
The Argentine scored twice in the second half before Neymar's stoppage-time strike as Pep Guardiola endured a miserable return to Camp Nou
07.05.2015 09:42:57
Pique: Inspired Messi proved Guardiola was right
The Barcelona defender revelled in his team-mate tearing Bayern Munich apart but says his side will still go to Germany with the intention of winning the second leg
07.05.2015 09:42:14
Enrique: Messi isnot only piece of art of Barcelona
The head coach credited Pep Guardiola for sticking to his philosophy but heaped praise on his players for the way they dismantled Bayern in the last 20 minutes
07.05.2015 09:41:35
Allegri: Madrid scalp just reward for Juventus
The Bianconeri coach was thrilled with the performance of his side against the reigning European champions in Turin but was disappointed that they did not win by a bigger margin
06.05.2015 10:21:10
Bayern have best defence of Europe
Goal teams up with Huawei to provide you with all the key statistics Europe’s five biggest leagues have to offer in 2014-15
05.05.2015 15:57:38
Messi: I don't have any relationship with Pep Guardiola
The prolific attacker no longer has any special bond with the current Bayern boss, while he has stressed his feud with Luis Enrique has been resolved
05.05.2015 15:56:31
Effenberg: Pressure is getting to Guardiola at facing Barcelona
The former Germany international has criticised the Spaniard's passionate way of coaching and feels he is wilting under the pressure
04.05.2015 16:41:48
Paul has not requested a transfer this summer, insisted by Marotta
The Juventus director has made it clear the France international could still stay put and says they will not allow Carlos Tevez to leave this summer
04.05.2015 16:38:59
Benatia: No respect for Messi-Suarez-Neymar on pitch
The Morocco international is relishing the battle with Barcelona's forward line as he sets his sights on a spot in the final in Berlin
04.05.2015 16:36:08
Arbeloa: I'm not upset about Ronaldo's reaction after my goal
The defender says he understands his team-mate's desperation to score goals to keep pace with Lionel Messi and claims critics were too quick to write off James Rodriguez
30.04.2015 09:47:22
Ronaldo rage in Madrid as goals dry up for Cristiano
The Portuguese reacted petulantly to Alvaro Arbeloa's late strike and cut a frustrated figure as he was unable to add to his tally in the 3-0 win over Almeria
30.04.2015 09:46:42
Robben blow more painful than cup exit for Bayern
The Dutchman's curtailed return leaves the German champions looking vulnerable as they approach their Champions League semi-final showdown
29.04.2015 09:34:22
Lahm 'extremely bitter' after defeat to Dortmund
The right-back slipped and missed his penalty in the shoot-out as Jurgen Klopp's men went on to reach the DFB-Pokal final
29.04.2015 09:32:53
Suarez: We are in fine form for Bayern clash
The Uruguay striker was elated with his side's performance and feels their current 15-game unbeaten run puts them in a good position heading into the meeting with the Bavarians
29.04.2015 09:31:51
Mourinho: I don't know about Diego Costa
The Spain international has not featured for the club in their last three games but the Portuguese says he may risk the striker against Leicester City in midweek
28.04.2015 17:48:11
Lahm: Barcelona will not be easy
The former German has singled out the Catalans - whom they have drawn in the semi-finals - as the standout team in the Champions League
24.04.2015 15:50:14
Beckenbauer: Bayern are underdogs against Barcelona
The Germany icon feels the Bundesliga champions will go into the game as underdogs, whereas Matthias Sammer expects an even tie
24.04.2015 15:49:09
Champions League draw: Barcelona versus Bayern Munich, Real Madrid against Juventus
The Bundesliga champions meet the Catalans in the semi-finals, while the titleholders face Massimiliano Allegri's outfit
24.04.2015 15:48:10
Casillas: I will stay at Madrid even if I am not number 1
The Blancos are reportedly set to sign Man Utd shot-stopper David de Gea this summer but the 33-year-old captain says he will fight for his place
23.04.2015 20:00:50
Reus and Piszczek back in Dortmund training
The two key players are nearing a return to first-team action, handing Jurgen Klopp's side a late-season fitness boost
23.04.2015 19:15:37
Iniesta: Am I back! I never went away
The midfielder suggested talk of his demise was premature after his dazzling assist for Neymar helped Barcelona overcome Paris Saint-Germain
22.04.2015 10:17:55
Luis Enrique : Barcelona as perfect as possible
The coach admits it would be pedantic to look for flaws in his side's win over PSG and says he is delighted to see Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich progress
22.04.2015 10:15:54
Beckenbauer: Pep not a failure
The Bayern honorary president still has faith in the Spaniard, while he remains confident they can turn things around versus Porto
21.04.2015 13:47:32
Barca or Real! Who has the easiest route to the title?
As the race for the La Liga hots up over the next few weeks, Goal takes a look at the respective run-ins for the two title contenders in 2014-15
17.04.2015 16:23:09
Ancelotti: I will be at Madrid next season and so will Casillas
The coach insists he will not be leaving the club in the summer and revealed Karim Benzema is injured and out of Saturday's clash with Malaga
17.04.2015 15:39:02
Pique: It's all meaningless if we don't win a trophy
The centre-back believes the team must convert their strong performances into silverware as they look to challenge for three trophies this season
16.04.2015 10:59:05
Hoddle: David Luiz plays like an eight year old
The Brazilian defender was the subject of a scathing attack by the ex-England coach after his performance in PSG's loss to Barcelona
16.04.2015 10:58:07
Casemiro: Porto played with their hearts in their boots
The midfielder has hailed his side's will and determination after the shock victory over Bayern Munich
16.04.2015 10:21:21
Blanc: David Luiz wasn’t 100% fit
The French champions' challenge started to go downhill when Thiago Silva was forced off injured, the coach has said
16.04.2015 10:20:38
I had to nutmeg Luiz - Suarez
The Uruguay international produced two pieces of spontaneous skill to outfox the former Chelsea defender on Wednesday night
16.04.2015 10:19:33
Analysis: Will Ibrahimovic absence really hurt PSG?
The suspended striker will miss the first leg of his side's Champions League quarter-final on Wednesday, but the numbers show his absence may be a blessing in disguise
15.04.2015 12:09:35
Barca keeper Ter Stegen want to impress Enrique
The Germany international is yet to make his Liga debut but wants to use the Champions League to demonstrate just what he can do
15.04.2015 11:55:18
Casillas: Oblak decided the Madrid derby - not the referee
The Real Madrid captain was full of praise for the Atletico shot-stopper, feeling the Slovenian had a bigger bearing on the game than the under-fire Serbian match official
15.04.2015 09:59:47
Messi: Penalty problems frustrate me
The Barcelona star believes goalkeepers are wising up to his tactics from the spot but concedes his record from 12 yards has not been good enough
14.04.2015 11:01:19
Suarez: I spurned Real Madrid to seal dream Barcelona move
The Uruguayan striker has confirmed he was approached by the Blancos but waited for Camp Nou to express an interest so he could fulfil a lifelong ambition
10.04.2015 10:29:15
Jordan Henderson: Coutinho has got a great football brain
The Brazil international netted the only goal of the game to see off Blackburn Rovers as Brendan Rodgers' quest for a first trophy as Reds manager continued
09.04.2015 10:49:06
Bayern draw Dortmund in DFB-Pokal semi-finals
Pep Guardiola was unfazed by facing last year's fellow finalists, while shock last-four entrants Arminia Bielefeld will host Wolfsburg
09.04.2015 10:47:41
Van Gaal: United are scaring City
The Red Devils manager has claimed that Manuel Pellegrini's side are concerned with the recent performances of their city rivals ahead of the Manchester derby on Sunday
06.04.2015 10:32:17
Gotze: Nobody expected Dortmund would appear far down
The Bayern Munich forward has revealed that Ilkay Gundogan and Marco Reus remain mystified by their shocking results during the first half of the 2014-15 campaign
04.04.2015 14:59:02
Yohan Cabaye: I will discuss my Paris future at the end of the season
The France international midfielder has failed to nail down a starting berth since joining the Ligue 1 champions last year but is just thinking about recovering from a knee injury
02.04.2015 10:49:35
Pique: Dani is the best right-back in Barca's history
The centre-back wants his team-mate to stay at Camp Nou beyond this season and admits a summer exit for Xavi would also be a huge blow
02.04.2015 10:48:01
Mats Hummels: Dortmund should forget about Europe
The Germany international has told his side: It is time to stop looking forward and the focus must be on avoiding relegation
02.04.2015 10:45:47
Pepe: Madrid wasted luxurious position
Los Blancos appeared to be gaining the momentum against Barcelona before losing the Clasico, leaving their centre-back frustrated at the loss of three points
23.03.2015 11:33:20
Rakitic: There is a lot more to do
The Croatia international was delighted with his side's win at Camp Nou, but was quick to stress that anything can happen in the remainder of this campaign
23.03.2015 10:44:40
Suarez has last laugh on Madrid as Neymar & Messi misfire
The Uruguayan won the Clasico for Barcelona with a fine finish in the second half to cement his status at the Catalan club as a man for the big occasion
23.03.2015 10:43:28
Mascherano: Ronaldo boiled over in Clasico spat
The Argentine was booked for clashing with Ronaldo with replays showing he over-reacted after minimal contact
23.03.2015 10:42:35
Madrid miss major opportunity after shackling Messi
The Blancos gave as good as they got for long spells at Camp Nou, but their failure to get something could have lasting repercussions
23.03.2015 10:35:10
Champions Leaguequarter finals: #PSGvsFCB #RealvsAtleti
The quarter finals of the Champions League will see a Madrid derby while the French giants will once again do battle with Luis Enrique's side
20.03.2015 13:32:13
Hummels hits out at Dortmund jeers after Juventus defeat
The Germany defender was not impressed by the reaction of the home fans as they crashed out of the Champions League
19.03.2015 10:47:58
Klopp: Dortmund had no punch against Juventus
The coach was disappointed with his side following their elimination from the Champions League, adding that Carlos Tevez's early goal played a key part in the defeat
19.03.2015 10:47:30
Messi: Not long ago I was a disaster
The Argentine has played down his fine form of late but admits that he is feeling confident heading into Sunday's crunch Liga clash with Real Madrid
19.03.2015 10:43:30
Enrique: Messi is the best player in history
The Asturian coach was full of praise for the Argentine attacker after his peerless performance against Manchester City and believes nobody ever can match the in-form forward
19.03.2015 10:43:13
Iniesta: Messi will make City suffer #FCBCity
The attacking midfielder has nothing but praise for his illustrious team-mate and believes his side will progress beyond the Premier League side
17.03.2015 18:14:04
Verratti: Paris proved Champions League mettle
The midfielder was delighted with his side's performance and believes they showed they have what it takes to challenge the very best in Europe
12.03.2015 11:47:49
Mourinho: Uefa should ban Luiz if he elbowed Diego Costa
The Brazil international was named Man of the Match after Paris Saint-Germain's 2-2 draw with Chelsea but the Blues boss believes he should be in hot water
12.03.2015 10:55:07
Blanc: Ibrahimovic red card inspired Paris
The striker was sent off on Wednesday for a lunge on Oscar but his team-mates rallied in his absence to book their place in the Champions League quarter-finals
12.03.2015 10:38:12
Dzeko: I am not leaving Man City
The Bosnian striker has only recently signed a new contract and intends to see it out, while he has not given up hope of fighting back against Barcelona in the Champions League
11.03.2015 15:46:45
Di Matteo: Great disappointment at Schalke exit
The Bundesliga side emerged with enormous credit after pushing Real Madrid all the way but it was not enough to see them through to the last eight of the Champions League
11.03.2015 09:55:59
Ancelotti: I'm not thinking about the sack
The Italian coach is at a loss to explain Real Madrid's slump in form in recent weeks but insists that he is not worried about being axed by the club
11.03.2015 09:45:36
Casillas: Madrid have hit rock bottom
The Blancos captain admits that morale is low at the Santiago Bernabeu after three games without a win in all competitions
11.03.2015 09:37:45
Di Maria sees red for dive and ref push
The Argentine started the game well as he provided an excellent assist for Wayne Rooney, but his night soon turned sour after he was sent off for simulation and dissent
10.03.2015 10:28:37
Di Matteo: Impossible to stop BBC (Benzema-Bale-Cristiano) completely
Real Madrid's front three of Karim Benzema, Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo have struggled in recent weeks but the Schalke boss says they remain formidable
10.03.2015 10:25:56
Wenger: Welbeck winner well deserved
The Frenchman was delighted after the former Manchester United striker netted against his former club to send the Gunners into the last four of the FA Cup
10.03.2015 10:20:31
Welbeck: Old Trafford return was hard
The Manchester United academy graduate was sold to the Gunners late last summer and says that coming back in an opposition shirt in the FA Cup on Monday was tough
10.03.2015 10:16:13
Pique: We are at top but the league is very long
Despite his side having successfully overhauled Real Madrid in La Liga, the defender admits it is highly unlikely they will win every remaining match
08.03.2015 19:57:10
Hat-trick to Rayo get Messi's goals equal with Ronaldo's
The Argentine struck a hat-trick in Barcelona's destruction of Rayo Vallecano on Sunday and now has the same number of goals as his great rival
08.03.2015 18:13:27
This is what Barca need given by Athletic Club
Barcelona will move top of La Liga if they can beat Rayo Vallecano at Camp Nou on Sunday after Carlo Ancelotti's side suffered a shock defeat
07.03.2015 21:15:02
Ronaldo wasteful as Ancelotti and Madrid run out of ideas
The Portuguese squandered several chances as Real dropped two points in the 1-1 draw at home to Villarreal - and is off form when his team need him most
02.03.2015 11:27:04
Reus: Dortmund simply cannot lose to Schalke
The 25-year-old is desperate for BVB to maintain their improved Bundesliga form when they host their local rivals, admitting that the derby is "in his blood"
28.02.2015 13:09:25
Pochettino: Tottenham must be 'nearly perfect' to beat Chelsea
The Spurs boss targets a repeat of their Premier League win over the Blues on New Year's Day if they are to be triumphant at Wembley
28.02.2015 13:08:24
Rodgers: I feel sorry for Lovren
The former Swansea City manager admitted he was gutted for the central defender after he missed the crucial penalty as Liverpool were knocked out of the Europa League by Besiktas
27.02.2015 10:59:47
Dortmund have to change goolkeeper instead Weidenfeller
After a big mistake Juvventus scored by Tevez. It is the time to decide that Dortmund need new goalkeeper instead Weidenfeller.
25.02.2015 11:22:03
Andres Iniesta: Messi miss the only sour point at Man City
After playing a part in Barcelona's 2-1 victory over the Premier League champions, the Spaniard lamented the dud ending to a solid away performance
25.02.2015 10:52:54
Neymar confronts Man City fan after verbal exchange
The Barcelona star was the subject of taunts from one Portuguese-speaking home supporter and angrily confronted him at the final whistle
25.02.2015 10:51:35
Clichy: Barcelona fouls were worse than mine
The left-back was dismissed as Manchester City were beaten 2-1 but believes Joe Hart's penalty save could be a turning point in the tie
25.02.2015 10:11:23
Reus is confident: Dortmund can overcome 2-1
The attacker is confident that his side can overcome a 2-1 first-leg deficit in the second leg, but admitted that the loss could have been even worse
25.02.2015 10:10:50
Wenger: This is the best Arsenal attack after Thierry days
The Gunners boss believes his current forward options have the same potential as those who played during the French striker's time at the club
21.02.2015 12:57:26
Drogba: Ibra is not selfish anymore
The Chelsea star believes the striker has matured on a personal level and now understands the need to play for the collective rather than just himself
16.02.2015 14:11:36
Mathieu: I lost my confidence
Barcelona spent €20 million to prize him away from Valencia but he struggled to justify that price tag in his first few months at Camp Nou.
12.02.2015 17:14:39
Adam Lallana: We can finish the season at third place
The Reds currently sit seventh in the Premier League but a 3-2 win over Tottenham on Tuesdayboosted their chances of a top four finish and the midfielder is optimistic
11.02.2015 12:05:40
Di Maria: Leo Messi would have no problem working with Jose Mourinho
The Manchester United man could see his compatriot work with his former Real Madrid coach, and also had his say on the comparisons between the Barcelona star and Cristiano Ronaldo
09.02.2015 17:35:21
Benzema apologises for disastrous Atletico drubbing
The France international admits it's difficult to imagine his side playing any worse than they did in Saturday's derby
07.02.2015 20:41:48
Klopp: We did everything wrong
The under-fire BVB boss had no complaints after angry fans whistled his side off the field as they lost 1-0 at home to Augsburg on Wednesday
05.02.2015 10:32:45
Messi makeover obscures cracks in Barca's defensive skin
COMMENT: The Argentine attacker's wonderful winner saved Luis Enrique's side from embarrassment - but a poor performance at the back left doubts on Sunday
02.02.2015 10:23:51
Simeone: I feel proud of my players
The Spanish champions had two men dismissed at the Vicente Calderon, while Arda Turan appeared to throw a boot at an official, but the Argentine has defended his players' behaviour
29.01.2015 10:35:51
Busquets: Referee was very bad chairs for both sides
The Spain international says Diego Simeone's side have no right to feel sorry for themselves given they were awarded a penalty for a foul outside the area
29.01.2015 10:29:07
Menez: Milan players still behind Inzaghi
The Frenchman has made it clear that he and his team-mates still believe in their coach, despite their poor run of results since the turn of the year
27.01.2015 13:17:15
James: Cristiano is totally modest
The Puskas Award winner James Rodriguez has nothing but praise for his team-mate's work ethic and would like to return to Colombia at the tail end of his career
27.01.2015 13:10:29
Lyon face anxious wait over Alexandre Lacazette
The prolific attacker will miss the trip to Monaco on Sunday with a thigh problem and is a major doubt to face Paris Saint-Germain on February 8
27.01.2015 13:03:58
Leo helped out his boss in their best performance
After a troubled week for Barcelona, Leo helped out his boss in their best performance of the season against a tough Atletico Madrid
12.01.2015 10:15:23
Chamberlain hails 'star of the show' Alexis Sanchez
The Chilean scored twice after setting up Arsenal's first goal for Laurent Koscielny as the Gunners coasted to a comfortable win over Stoke City at the Emirates Stadium
11.01.2015 19:47:22
I did not want to risk tired Ronaldo, Ancelotti says
The Ballon d'Or nominee began his side's defeat to city-rivals Atletico Madrid among the substitutes and the coach revealed that the Portuguese was slightly fatigued
08.01.2015 10:10:29
The Reds captain Gerrard quit Liverpool
The Reds captain will depart Anfield upon the expiration of his contract in the summer, thus bringing down the curtain on a trophy-laden 17 years on Merseyside
02.01.2015 11:24:58
Koeman: Southampton should have scored more
The former Netherlands international believes the winning margin could have been greater than 2-0
02.01.2015 10:09:06
Kampl join Borussia Dortmund for a €10 million
Kampl has scored 29 in 109 appearances for Salzburg in all competitions and won 14 caps for his country.
24.12.2014 16:04:37
Lahm: Selfish Robben has evolved into a team player
The Bayern captain has praised his team-mate for developing into a team player, while he insists it will be no injustice if Manuel Neuer does not win the Ballon d'Or
24.12.2014 15:53:49
Dortmund lost again
The 19-year-old opened the scoring at Weserstadion and then set up Fin Bartels for the crucial second as the hosts held on to three precious points - despite Mats Hummels' header
20.12.2014 18:51:02
Road to Berlin: Champions League round of 16 draw
There will be rapid reunions for FC Barcelona and Manchester City FC, Real Madrid CF and FC Schalke 04, and Chelsea FC and Paris Saint-Germain after the draw in Nyon.
15.12.2014 20:31:35
Aguero to convince Messi to move to Man City
The Barcelona star has been linked with a move away from Camp Nou, and his fellow Argentina international would love him to join him in England at the Premier League champions
03.12.2014 10:39:02
Gareth Bale: Madrid must not get carried away
The Welshman was pleased with yet another win, but has made it clear that they can not start taking things for granted
27.11.2014 12:44:02
Arsenal through after beating Dortmund
Arsenal in second stage for 15th successive season. Sanchez scores third goal in five Champions League games. Dortmund beaten for first time in groups this season
27.11.2014 11:03:48
Rodgers happy fate is in Red's hands
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says he is delighted his side remain in control of their Champions League destiny going into their final group game.
27.11.2014 10:31:36
Aguero scores a hat-trick to epic win
Sergio Aguero's hat-trick kept Manchester City's Champions League hopes alive in a dramatic victory over Bayern Munich
26.11.2014 11:33:30
Fabregas: I told Ramos not to bitch about me to the press
The Chelsea midfielder insists he was injured for Spain's recent matches against Belarus and Germany and instructed his compatriot to call him next time he has an issue
26.11.2014 11:27:56
Pedro: Suarez's first goal mean a lot to the team
The Spain international was over the moon with his fellow attackers' successful evening and hopes the Catalans can keep up their fine form
26.11.2014 11:25:55
Messi breaks Champions League record
Barça win! 4-0 over Apoel! Messi with a hat-trick and Luis Suarez with his first goal for Barcelona.
26.11.2014 11:17:36
Liverpool slip further into mediocrity with Palace defeat
There is no end in sight to the Merseysiders' horror run as their lack of resilience and attacking threat was once again exposed in another Selhurst Park setback
23.11.2014 21:13:04
Reus ruled out for remainder of 2014
The attacker will be out of action until the new year after suffering a torn ligament in his side's game against Paderborn on Saturday
23.11.2014 21:05:19
Xavi: This was our best games of the season
The veteran midfielder says his team-mate fully deserves to have broken La Liga's all-time scoring record, while Sevilla's Vitolo claimed the Argentine "comes from another planet"
23.11.2014 02:20:41
Rooney: We knew how to beat Arsenal
The Red Devils captain reveals that his side came to north London with a gameplan to hit the hosts on the counterattack - a play that earned Louis van Gaal's men three points
23.11.2014 02:18:47
Jurgen Klopp has broke down after Reus injury
The Germany international is facing another lengthy spell on the sidelines after being forced off in his side's 2-2 draw with Paderborn on Saturday
22.11.2014 23:41:44
Messi smashes La Liga goalscoring record
The Argentina international equalled Telmo Zarra's previous tally of 251 goals with a sublime free kick before then adding two more to set a new mark
22.11.2014 23:21:41
New La Liga record by Cristiano Ronaldo
The forward has now scored against every single side he has ever faced in the division after finding the back of the net yet again on Saturday evening
22.11.2014 22:17:20
Subotic: We just had a good feeling
The ex-Serbia international has nothing but praise for the versatile attacker but admitted that he is envious of his team-mates's scintillating skills
05.11.2014 14:43:23
Benzema: Real Madrid playing at the peak of their powers
The Frenchman feels the Champions League holders are on top of their game at the moment, while he also backed Cristiano Ronaldo to get back among the goals this weekend
05.11.2014 14:00:29
Pirlo: It is a fundamental victory
The Serie A side trailed the Greeks until an own goal followed by a Paul Pogba strike secured the points and the midfielder feels it shows their strength
05.11.2014 11:17:12
Cantona: Bielsa is bit like Mourinho
The former Marseille man has praised the club's current coach, who has led his team to the top of Ligue 1, as well as the Chelsea boss
31.10.2014 17:48:54
Enrique: Don't worry Barcelona is still at top
The Blaugrana boss was stung by Saturday's setback at the Santiago Bernabeu but he says the players have moved on and are looking forward to facing Celta this weekend
31.10.2014 17:36:41
Why Ronaldo is unhappy before El Clasico?
The forward is unhappy with Real Madrid having a day less rest than Barcelona and played down talk of the game simply being a duel between him and Lionel Messi
23.10.2014 17:19:46
Podolski was still fresh
The Germany forward has been linked with a move away from the Gunners, but came off the bench to score a vital winner against Anderlecht in the Champions League
23.10.2014 17:18:29
Who will win El Clasico, Barca or Madrid?
The biggest game of the European club season takes place on Saturday in the Spanish capital, but will it be the Blancos or the Blaugrana who emerge victorious?
23.10.2014 17:16:26
11 points back off the league leaders after 8 games
Steve Bruce's side were moments away from a shock victory at the Emirates, but the England international maintained his good form with a late goal for Arsene Wenger's side
18.10.2014 20:52:20
Guardiola: I expected Philipp to get a hat-trick
The versatile defender was in fine form during the win over Bremen but the Spaniard joked that he could have contributed even more
18.10.2014 20:43:00
Immobile lauds Kagawa brilliance
The Italy international has highlighted the attacking midfielder's importance for BVB, while stressing they must do better in Bundesliga after a difficult start
02.10.2014 11:06:56
Barcelona defeat was inevitable, Rakitic says
The Croatia international is refusing to panic after Barcelona's unbeaten start to the campaign was brought to an abrupt end in the Champions League
01.10.2014 12:12:50
Luis Enrique took responsibility for Barcelona defeat
The coach says his side failed to handle the occasion properly on Tuesday and conceded they were fully aware of PSG's threat from set-pieces
01.10.2014 11:25:02
Totti: Roma unlucky to not to beat Man City
The skipper believes Rudi Garcia's men more than matched the English champions while summer signing Ashley Cole was delighted with how they bounced back from conceding early on
01.10.2014 10:32:07
Ronaldo's goals bring back the smiles as Madrid hit 18 in a week
The Portuguese forward netted four times as Real thrashed Elche 5-1 and continued their fantastic form since losing to Atletico earlier in September
24.09.2014 10:00:35
Ancelotti: Ronaldo has a unique gift
The Blancos boss was unwilling to disclose his starting shot-stopper for his side's trip to the Madrigal, while he hailed the Portuguese forward's form
24.09.2014 09:59:38
Van Gaal: Di Maria can do better for United
Despite the 26-year-old's impressive Old Trafford debut and opening goal against QPR, the Dutchman believes the winger could have been more effective in possession
15.09.2014 10:28:50
Janmaat: Netherlands' defeat is all my fault
The right-back's defensive error gifted Czech Republic a stoppage-time winner and took full responsibility for the gaffe, while Robin van Persie insists they simply were not goo...
10.09.2014 10:16:44
Walcott: We have the fastest forward line
The forward feels the new attacking options at the Emirates Stadium gives the Gunners an edge over their Premier League rivals and hopes to return in "a matter of weeks"
10.09.2014 10:14:15
It is all but settled, Rummenigge speaks about Ribery
Uefa president Michel Platini said the winger would be banned for three games if he rejected a France call-up but the Bavarian chief says the matter has been resolved
09.09.2014 10:57:36
Scholes: United have made a mistake wtih Welbeck
The former midfielder believes the England striker could have flourished at Old Trafford had he not been sold to rivals Arsenal on deadline day
05.09.2014 12:12:51
Bayern worry about Thiago injury
The creative midfielder has been out of action for five months and it remains unclear when he could make his comeback
04.09.2014 14:59:22
Del Bosque: Messi can't keep his highest performance forever
The Spain boss refuses to believe that the prolific attacker is in decline following a difficult season and believes he remains a special player
04.09.2014 14:57:50
Watzke: Kagawa return could keep Reus at BVB
The Dortmund supremo is hopeful that the Germany international will decide against a transfer following the arrival of the attacking midfielder
03.09.2014 16:05:29
Ramos: Xavi and Alonso are replaceable
The midfield veterans were among a handful of players to retire after the World Cup but the Real Madrid defender insists there is more quality emerging
03.09.2014 11:00:52
Negredo: I knew nothing about interest from Real Madrid
The striker says he had his heart set on a move to Valencia during a nervy deadline day and is determined to help fire the club to the top of Spanish football
03.09.2014 10:59:08
Number 9 Falcao's handed shirt at Man. United
The Colombia star is eager to put his injury woes behind him after joining Louis van Gaal's side on a season-long loan
02.09.2014 10:15:33
Xabi: I want to win CL with Bayern
The ex-Spain international Xabi Alonso is full of ambition following his transfer to the Allianz Arena side and was happy with his debut at the weekend
01.09.2014 15:41:09
Schuster: Bayern needed Alonso more than Kroos
The ex-Real Madrid man understands the Bundesliga champions' decision to bring in the holding midfielder, whom he describes as the Allianz Arena coach's twin
01.09.2014 12:31:20
Casillas: Real Madrid were horrible
The goalkeeper was left aghast at the way his side capitulated against Real Sociedad and admits the international break will provide some welcome relief
01.09.2014 10:14:48
ManU agree Di Maria deal with Madrid
The Argentina international will have a medical on Tuesday and then thrash out personal terms before signing for the Red Devils
26.08.2014 10:50:37
Simeone: I made a mistake and will pay the price
The successful coach is keen to move on following his dismissal against Real Madrid and has stated he still counts on Toby Alderweireld
25.08.2014 15:59:49
Ribery nearing Bayern comeback
The Frenchman missed his side's Bundesliga opener due to injury, but he is edging closer to a comeback
25.08.2014 14:41:02
Munir: It is a dream come true
After Barcelona Elche match Munir El Haddadi said: I didn't expect to make me debut so soon. It's a dream come true, I am honoured
25.08.2014 11:19:21
Bartomeu: Barca committed some irregularities
The Blaugrana president has acknowledged they have been at fault, while making it clear they could make more signings this summer
25.08.2014 10:14:36
Olivier Giroud can score 25 goals this season, Wenger insists
The French forward netted against Everton at the weekend and the Gunners manager has backed the 27-year-old to better last season's tally of 16 strikes this time around
25.08.2014 10:06:21
Van Gaal is happy with Rojo's joining them
The Argentina international defender joined the Red Devils from Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday and his new manager is convinced that he has a bright future in the game
21.08.2014 11:01:34
Mascherano: Barca take care of La Masia
The Argentine midfielder has jumped to the defence of the club's youth system after their appeal against a transfer ban was rejected
20.08.2014 18:10:48
Fifa confirmed Barcelona transfer ban
World football's governing body has upheld their sanction related to the transfer of minors but the club have confirmed they will continue to fight the punishment
20.08.2014 16:02:27
Suarez's dreams comes true with joining Barcelona
The prolific attacker admits he never imagined he would wear the famous Blaugrana shirt and is desperate to move on from this summer's biting incident
19.08.2014 14:16:29
The Sun: Di Maria is free to leave Madrid to join Utd
The Sun have splashed their back page on Tuesday claiming that Angel Di Maria is free to leave Real Madrid to join Manchester United
19.08.2014 10:46:27
I hope Petr does not leave Chelsea, Mourinho told reporters
The Blues boss is keen to keep the Czech Republic international at Stamford Bridge and played down the selection of Thibaut Courtois in the club's 3-1 win over Burnley
19.08.2014 10:32:42
I will give my best to Chelsea, says Fabregas
The Spain international made his Premier League debut for the Blues in their 3-1 win over newly-promoted Burnley and says he has adapted well to life at Stamford Bridge
19.08.2014 10:14:06
Marcos Rojo talks about Manu move: It feels like a dream
The Argentina international defender says he has completed his transfer to Old Trafford from 2013-14 Primeira Liga runners-up Sporting
19.08.2014 10:06:36
Watzke has cut off ties with Rummenigge
The BVB chief is angry with the German champions over their public pursuit of Marco Reus and has cut off ties with the Bavarians
13.08.2014 15:09:09
PSG: Thiago Silva will miss several weeks
Laurent Blanc will be without his star centre-back and captain for the foreseeable future, after the Brazilian picked up a hamstring injury against Napoli on Monday
13.08.2014 12:04:35
Benzema: We are stronger than last year
The France international signed a new contract with the European champions earlier this month and is ready for renewed competition for a starting berth
13.08.2014 11:14:04
Manchester United submit €24 million offer for Rojo
The Portuguese club's president, Bruno de Carvalho, insists the club will not be pressured into selling the Argentina international this summer
13.08.2014 11:09:03
Bale:To win the trophy in Cardiff has made it a perfect evening
The Wales winger supplied the assist for Cristiano Ronaldo's opening goal and departed his home city with yet another trophy in the white of Real Madrid
13.08.2014 11:06:39
Manchester United's new captain Wayne Rooney
The England forward spoke of his "huge honour" at being given the armband by Louis van Gaal, while Darren Fletcher was delighted to become vice-captain
13.08.2014 11:02:18
Ancelotti: Kroos performance was perfect
The Germany international made his competitive Blancos debut on Tuesday and his coach was thrilled with his display
13.08.2014 11:00:53
Alexis Sanchez: I need to get 100 per cent
Following his big-money move from Barcelona to the Gunners, the Chile international played 74 minutes as Arsene Wenger's side lost 1-0 to Monaco in the Emirates Cup
04.08.2014 10:10:37
Arsenal can win Premier League, claims Wenger
The Frenchman conceded the club had not been quite good enough in years gone by to win the title but feels the additions made this summer will help close the gap to Manchester City
02.08.2014 16:19:26
Ronaldo: I hope that ManU come back like the people know
The 29-year-old, who spent six seasons at Old Trafford, admits he would be open to returning to his former club and has praised the arrival of Louis van Gaal
02.08.2014 16:16:52
Messi wins World Cup 2014 Golden Ball
The Barcelona ace finished on the losing side in Sunday's tournament decider in Rio de Janeiro but was nonetheless recognised for his individual excellence in Brazil
14.07.2014 01:27:14
Neymar: Messi deserves to win the World Cup
The Brazil striker has thrown his support behind his Barcelona team-mate, backing him to triumph when Argentina meet Germany in Sunday's World Cup final at the Maracana
11.07.2014 10:09:15
Shootout hero Sergio Romero urges Argentina to enjoy the moment
The goalkeeper is earning comparisons to past greats after his heroics saw Alejandro Sabella's side make their first final or 24 years
10.07.2014 09:07:51
Mascherano was in fantastic form
The Barcelona midfielder was in fantastic form as Argentina held off Netherlands and reached the World Cup final after a tense penalty shoot-out
10.07.2014 08:48:18
Oranje overachieved in Brazil
Netherlands lost their World Cup semi-final against Argentina on penalties in Sao Paulo on Wednesday. But they overachieved in Brazil
10.07.2014 08:45:13
Van Gaal: I would have thrown Krul on again
The incoming Manchester United boss revealed he would have turned to the Newcastle goalkeeper again if he had a substitution left prior to the penalty shoot-out against Argentina
10.07.2014 08:41:32
Argentina have made history
The coach is happy that his side have reached the World Cup final for the first time in 24 years and has praised his players for their performance in the triumph over Netherlands
10.07.2014 08:40:02
Robben: More to Argentina than Messi
The 30-year-old has labelled the Barcelona man a huge player but rejected claims that the Albiceleste are overly reliant upon the four-time Ballon d'Or winner
08.07.2014 19:42:30
Lahm: I have not been at my best in Brazil
The versatile defender confessed that he is unhappy with his current form but refused to be drawn into the debate over where he should be positioned by coach Joachim Low
08.07.2014 19:41:53
Kluivert: Stopping Messi! What about Robben?
The Netherlands assistant coach believes his side's semi-final with Argentina will be a fantastic match, with both teams possessing stars who can decide a match
06.07.2014 19:09:37
Ronaldo: Brazil-Argentina final would be an amazing gift
The Selecao icon is hopeful the team can progress to the semi-finals although he admits it will be tough, and also believes his country will meet Germany if they do conquer France
04.07.2014 17:04:40
Fantastic first half of Algeria could not defeat
Algeria should be proud of memorable World Cup run. A creative Algeria surprised but could not defeat Germany
01.07.2014 11:22:13
My goal was lucky, insists Schurrle
The attacker came off the bench to score in extra-time to fire Germany into the last eight but admits that his strike, which went in off his heel, was fortunate
01.07.2014 11:13:28
Shaqiri The next great Number 10
'The Alpine Messi' looked revitalised playing from the middle against Honduras and another eye-catching display against Argentina should attract more admiring glances
01.07.2014 10:15:05
Marca: Madrid and Bayern in advanced talks over Kroos
One of the most reading Spain sports newspaper Marca insists that Real Madrid first signing of this summer is Toni Kroos.
30.06.2014 14:05:36
Keylor Navas The most wanted goalkeeper
Keylor Navas is the world's most wanted goalkeeper, with Liverpool, Arsenal and Atletico Madrid alerted by £6.5m clause
30.06.2014 11:12:16
Robben: I dived earlier, but that was a penalty!
Arjen Robben said that he dived earlier, but that was a penalty.
30.06.2014 10:16:10
Mertens: I was a little surprised about USA
The Belgium attacker admits he has been taken aback by the form of his side's Round of 16 opponents at the World Cup so far
30.06.2014 10:07:09
Navas praises 'history making' Costa Rica
With the Central American team scoring all of their penalties, the goalkeeper made the difference as he saved one to win it for his team but said it was all down to his team-mates
30.06.2014 10:03:37
We can beat Belgium, said Jurgen
The German coach believes his side are capable of achieving a significant upset and have the confidence to overcome the Red Devils on Tuesday
29.06.2014 16:56:25
Sneijder: Why can't Netherlands win the cup?
The attacking midfielder says the mood in the squad is great and feels they have to believe that they can go all the way in the tournament
28.06.2014 16:20:12
Suarez ban is excessive, said Chiellini
The Italy defender insists he holds no grudge over the biting incident this week and feels the player and his family will suffer from his four-month "alienation"
27.06.2014 16:36:19
Persie: We have to minimise our errors
The Oranje star insists his side have to be alert at all times from now on in the World Cup as they look to build on their excellent group-stage performances
27.06.2014 14:17:35
Muller ties with Messi and Neymar
The Germany striker's goal against USA and ties with Messi and Neymar.
27.06.2014 10:21:37
Ten-man Belgium maintain perfect record
The coach felt his team dealt well with the dismissal of Steven Defour to maintain their perfect record in Brazil to date
27.06.2014 10:04:20
Suarez suspended for nine matches
Luis Suarez suspended for nine matches and banned for four months from any football related activity.
26.06.2014 17:18:40
Sakho defends elbow on Minda
The Liverpool defender insists he did not mean to hurt the Ecuador midfielder during France's final group game
26.06.2014 17:10:22
Manchester City have signed Porto midfielder Fernando
Manchester City have signed Porto midfielder Fernando for a fee of €15 million (£12m), the Premier League champions have confirmed.
26.06.2014 16:29:22
Shaqiri: Little Switzerland can upset Argentina
Lionel Messi has been in sensational goal scoring form for the Albiceleste but the Bayern Munich attacker is looking forward to their meeting in Sao Paulo
26.06.2014 10:13:06
Zidane will manage Real Madrid Castilla next season
Real Maddid have confirmed that Zinedine Zidane will manage Real Madrid Castilla next season.
25.06.2014 16:48:52
FIFA say bite probe is 'serious case'
FIFA has announced it will investigate the Luis Suarez alleged biting incident with Liverpool's Uruguayan striker likely to face a lengthy ban if found guilty.
25.06.2014 10:50:39
Samaras: We played better than Cote d'Ivoire
The Greece striker admits his mind went blank as he swept home a last-gasp spot-kick to send his side into the World Cup knockout phase
25.06.2014 10:42:20
Suarez facing new bite allegations
Italy defender Giorgio Chiellini went down clutching his shoulder after an altercation with the Liverpool striker, who has twice been banned for biting an opponent in the past
24.06.2014 22:36:47
Kovac: Mexico showed how dangerous they can be
The Croatia boss had few complaints as his side bowed out of the World Cup following a 3-1 defeat to El Tri on Monday
24.06.2014 08:31:29
How did Costa Rica survive the Group of Death?
Many people wrote Costa Rica off when they were drawn with Italy, Uruguay and England but not.
23.06.2014 15:09:55
Cristiano Ronaldo: I never thought 'average' Portugal could win the World Cup
The Real Madrid forward spoke frankly to television cameras after his side's 2-2 draw with the United States on Sunday evening, admitting they have too many problems
23.06.2014 10:46:49
Nani: Portugal grieving after draw
The winger, who scored the opener against USA, is gutted at how the Seleccao allowed Jurgen Klinsmann's men to get back into the game despite their own late equaliser
23.06.2014 09:54:40
Les Bleus score five in rampant win to all
The former Argentina international believes that the Juventus duo are a class part, hailing the pair for their ability to make a difference in any game
21.06.2014 22:13:31
England knocked out of World Cup after Italy lose
Italy's 1-0 defeat to Costa Rica on Friday confirmed the Three Lions' fate, having lost their opening two games of the tournament for the first time in history
20.06.2014 21:55:23
Second match syndrome at Italy
Costa Rica may seem favourable opposition, but Luca Persico warns of how second group stage games have recently proved problematic for Italy.
20.06.2014 18:26:18
Suarez staggers England with finesse and ferocity
Luis Suarez’s first goal on Thursday was a delicate touch of class, a deft header nodded in with precision and purpose and placement.
20.06.2014 12:28:37
Mourinho: Spain team needed a shake-up before now
Jose Mourinho believes that the success obtained in recent years prevented fresh blood from being drafted into the Spain team
20.06.2014 11:11:56
Deschamps: Cabaye fit to face Switzerland
The Paris Saint-Germain midfielder picked up a groin problem in the 3-0 win over Honduras but has been given the green light to start at Arena Fonte Nova
20.06.2014 10:38:24
Ten-men Greece got 1 point
Alberto Zaccheroni's men played with a numerical advantage for most of the game following Kostas Katsouranis' dismissal but could failed to break the deadlock
20.06.2014 10:25:00
Gerrard: We had to play for 1-1
The Three Lions skipper says the refusal to play for a draw cost his side dearly as they went down to defeat against Uruguay
20.06.2014 10:08:55
Kobe wants Brazil Argentina final
Basketball player Kobe Bryant says he hopes Brazil and Argentina reach the final of this summer's World Cup
19.06.2014 18:16:02
Beto think that Portugal not be ashamed
Goalkeeper urges his team-mates not to be embarrassed by their poor performance against Germany as he believes the side will make it to the last 16
19.06.2014 17:14:56
Costa wants to stay with Spain
The forward dismissed reports suggesting the squad lack quality, while he is hoping that his World Cup performances have not dented his future chances in the national team
19.06.2014 17:13:25
Praising Kovac's tactics from Mandzukic
The burly striker paid tribute to his coach after hitting a double as Croatia picked up their first win of the World Cup
19.06.2014 11:01:09
Spain must recover and dominate Chile, says Fabregas
The new Chelsea signing believes there is no need for a revolution following la Roja's thrashing at the hands of the Dutch and says he is confident they can bounce back
18.06.2014 17:16:40
Chile all set for dream clash with Spain
The Juventus star says he has recovered from his minor knee surgery last month and can't wait to take on the reigning world champions on Wednesday
18.06.2014 16:33:15
Balotelli signing would represent Wenger's greatest Arsenal gamble
The Gunners boss is set to meet the Italian striker's representatives on Saturday ahead of a proposed €31 million move that would test every facet of his management skills
18.06.2014 16:11:40
Maradona says Pepe is foolish and unprofessional
The 1986 World Cup winner launched a scathing attack on the defender and says his actions ruined his side's hopes of getting anything from the game against Germany
18.06.2014 16:00:02
Van Persie's grandfather joins in on #Persieing trend
The swan-dive header from the Oranje striker has become an internet sensation, with people across the world replicating it - even the striker's 93-year-old relative
18.06.2014 15:58:14
Muntari signs new contract with AC Milan
AC Milan have confirmed that midfielder Sulley Muntari has signed a new contract, keeping him at the club until June 2016.
18.06.2014 14:53:26
Alves: It can't be true that Xavi leave Barca
The full-back was left in utter disbelief when asked about rumours suggesting the midfielder could move to Qatar after the World Cup
18.06.2014 13:59:31
Raul: Spain must beat Chile
After their 5-1 demolition at the hands of Netherlands, the former Real Madrid star feels La Roja must aim to reverse their poor goal difference against the South Americans
18.06.2014 11:38:12
The unsung heroes behind Robben and Van Persie's demolition of Spain
Netherlands battering the reigning world champions in their opening fixture and, while the star names grabbed the headlines, the lesser lights set the platform for the victory
18.06.2014 11:09:39
No final decision has been made on Xavi's future
The midfielder's agent met club president Josep Maria Bartomeu and sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta on Tuesday, but no final decision has been made on his future
18.06.2014 11:00:07
Rooney asked to train with substitutes
England boss Roy Hodgson is set to give the Manchester United striker an opportunity to play in his preferred role on Thursday following criticism of his performance against Italy
18.06.2014 10:33:04
Capello: We can accept Akinfeev's mistake
Russia coach has praised his team for reacting quickly to the setback they suffered in their 1-1 draw with Korea Republic
18.06.2014 10:27:45
Alexander Kerzhakov support Igor Akinfeev for mistake
The Russia forward rescued a point for Fabio Capello's side in their first game but urged people to avoid dwelling on his teammate's goalkeeping blunder
18.06.2014 10:09:33
Fellaini and Mertens inspires Belgium to comeback win
Sofiane Feghouli scored the opener from the spot, but Marc Wilmots' men turned up their game in the second-half to defeat the African nation
17.06.2014 22:13:51
Coach Emery: Barca-bound Rakitic set an example at Sevilla
The 26-year-old agreed a five-year deal at Camp Nou on Monday and his former coach has assured fans that the club is already working hard to find a replacement
17.06.2014 17:54:18
Draxler signs to Arsenal after a year
Goal understands the Gunners have been long-term admirers of the Schalke star but he insists he wants to remain in the Bundesliga at Veltins-Arena for one more year
17.06.2014 17:52:57
Vicente Del Bosque: I know my starting eleven
Changes could be afoot as Spain look to bounce back from their shock defeat to Netherlands in their World Cup opener
17.06.2014 17:51:26
Yong: We are ready for Russian power
The defender says his side are well prepared for the superior strength of Fabio Capello's men and is hopeful the conditions will not be difficult in Cuiaba
16.06.2014 17:46:38
Marquez: We must stop Neymar
The Barcelona forward scored twice in the opening match of the World Cup and the former Blaugrana defender has pointed to the attacking threat Brazil possess
16.06.2014 17:37:02
Rooney: I don’t expect to start for England
The Manchester United striker says he works hard to try and get into Roy Hodgson's starting line-up and that he will always respect his manager's team selection
16.06.2014 17:09:52
World Cup can bring Ozil back to life
The 25-year-old's performances have been criticised over the last year but a return to the stage where he made his name could be the perfect chance to revive his form
16.06.2014 10:04:17
Messi: My goal was a relief
The forward scored what proved to be the decisive goal in La Albiceleste's 2-1 victory over Bosnia & Herzegovina, with Alejandro Sabella changing his tactics at half-time
16.06.2014 09:48:38
Sabella: We used Messi better in second half
The Barcelona superstar was virtually anonymous in the first 45 minutes but turned on the style after the break, capping an improved performance with a superb goal
16.06.2014 09:40:36
Suarez baffled by goal-line technology
Honduras' Colombian coach was not impressed by Fifa's system in his side's World Cup defeat to France
16.06.2014 09:33:33
Italy made the perfect start: England 1-2 Italy
Claudio Marchisio and Mario Balotelli sandwiched a Daniel Sturridge strike to give Cesare Prandelli's men all three points from their opener against Roy Hodgson's charges
15.06.2014 10:35:53
Belgium are ready for Algeria, says Wilmots
The 45-year-old says his side have analysed the videos of their first opponents' last ten matches and insists nothing will surprise them when they meet the Africans
15.06.2014 10:33:45
Ramos: The end for Spain? That's crazy
The Real Madrid defender says it is ridiculous to write off his nation on the back of their shock defeat on Friday
14.06.2014 23:09:19
Deschamps hopes to see the best of Benzema
The 45-year-old is eager for the former Lyon star to finally prove his worth for Les Bleus and is anticipating a difficult match in his side's opening match of the tournament
14.06.2014 23:07:12
Franck Ribery refused injections from doctor
Ribery winger has hit out at claims he is scared of needles and questioned the treatment offered by the national side
14.06.2014 23:03:57
Van Persie hails 'unreal' win over Spain
The ManU man struck twice against the world champions as his side ran riot in their group opener
14.06.2014 15:57:46
Netherlands obliterate world champions 1-5
Two goals apiece for the attacking duo and a tap-in from Stefan de Vrij left del Bosque's men totally torn apart in the first game of their title defence
14.06.2014 00:22:59
Hierro: Messi won't end up in hospital
The former Spain defender does not think the Argentina star will become the latest in a long list of casualties for some of the world's finest players this summer
13.06.2014 23:56:03
Manchester City announced Sagna signing
The 31-year-old France international right-back completes his long-awaited free transfer to the Premier League champions after saying goodbye to Arsenal on Thursday
13.06.2014 16:00:15
Arjen Robben: 2010 final will haunt me for the rest of my life
The Bayern Munich star missed a golden opportunity which could have secured a first world title for his side but he insists it is irrelevant heading into Friday's game
13.06.2014 14:18:48
Spain coach Del Bosque: Our team is not an old one, but a mature one
With seven players in the team over 30, questions have been raised over the general age of the world champions but the coach insists it won't be a problem
13.06.2014 14:16:56
Van Gaal: Netherlands will go the distance in World Cup
The incoming Manchester United manager says his squad are determined to enjoy their time in Brazil and has promised they will survive for the full five weeks of the tournament
13.06.2014 12:35:31
Ronaldo failed to complete Portugal training
The 29-year-old could face a fight to be fit for his nation's World Cup opener on Monday after leaving the session prematurely
13.06.2014 10:35:57
Scolari dismisses Kovac referee criticism
The Brazil head coach rejects suggestions his side received any favourable decisions in Thursday's World Cup opener, as claimed by his Croatia counterpart
13.06.2014 10:09:50
Kovac slams 'shameful' refereeing
The Croatia boss was furious at the performance of referee Yuichi Nishimura, despairing at some the decisions that the official made in favour of Brazil in the 3-1 defeat
13.06.2014 09:51:49
Ancelotti: Italy must invoke la decima unity in Brazil
The Italian trainer believes the Azzurri must show the sort of unity that led Real Madrid to their 10th Champions League crown if they are to navigate a tricky World Cup group
12.06.2014 18:03:43
Cafu: Bastian impresses me most
The former Brazil full-back is in awe of how the Bayern Munich midfielder controls the tempo of Germany's play and has hailed Philipp Lahm's versatility
12.06.2014 18:03:10
Koke: I'm learning from Xavi and Iniesta
The 22-year-old is determined to help Spain retain their World Cup crown this summer and is picking up some tips from the experienced duo
12.06.2014 18:02:12
Barcelona interest is nice for Marquinhos
The Brazilian admits that he is worried about his first-team opportunities following his compatriot's arrival, revealing he will sit down with the club to discuss his future
25.05.2014 20:59:45
Sergio Ramos saved us again, Khedira says
Los Blancos looked set to succumb to Diego Godin's 38th-minute strike but their prolific defender popped up with a last-minute equaliser that set them on their way to victory
25.05.2014 20:59:00
Pedro: I do not know if I willl stay at Barca
The 26-year-old has admitted that he is unhappy with how little game time he enjoyed last season but hinted that he wants to work with Luis Enrique
25.05.2014 20:57:33
Suarez may struggle to shine in Brazil, says Hodgson
The Uruguay striker enjoyed a stunning season at club level, scoring 31 goals for Liverpool, but the England boss feels he may find it difficult at the World Cup
18.05.2014 12:33:22
The five areas Barca's new boss must address
The Asturian coach will take over at the Catalan club this summer and already has plenty of pressing tasks ahead on his return to Camp Nou in the coming weeks
18.05.2014 12:32:42
Zidane: Ronaldo is a genius
The France legend has hailed the forward's continued success with the Spanish giants and tipped him to star for Portugal in Brazil next month
18.05.2014 12:30:53
Schmeichel: Van Gaal will aim to win the Premier League with United
The former Red Devils goalkeeper believes the Dutchman will aim to lift English football's top prize in his first season at Old Trafford, and expects him to invest heavily
18.05.2014 12:28:11
Sevilla coach Unai Emery: Sevilla fought through suffering with solidarity
Players from both sides were struggling with cramp as extra-time dragged on but the Spanish side triumphed on penalties to win the European trophy
15.05.2014 10:08:27
Germany boss Joachim Low: Portugal dependent on Ronaldo
The coach praised the Real Madrid man but suggested that Germany's opponents at the World Cup rely heavily on the forward
15.05.2014 10:07:43
Brazil want Barcelona to beat Atletico, suggests Scolari
The 65-year-old's comments come after the Brazilian FA hit back at reports they had asked Neymar to be rested on Saturday
15.05.2014 10:06:46
El Shaarawy targets World Cup spot after AC Milan comeback
The young attacker at last made his comeback in Sunday's defeat versus Atalanta and admits he has found life difficult during his time on the treatment table
11.05.2014 22:14:00
Giggs: Manchester United managerial situation will be sorted out next week
The Welshman's future is yet to be decided but he expects a permanent appointment to be made with the season over and backs his side to make the best of their absence from Europe
11.05.2014 21:58:19
Ancelotti says that: Building a team takes time
The Italian is not necessarily looking to make major moves in the transfer market this summer, arguing that patience is the key to success
09.05.2014 13:26:32
Ronaldo, Pirlo and Iniesta included in list for Golden Foot Award
The Real Madrid talisman can join the likes of Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Francesco Totti and Ronaldinho on the illustrious award's role of honour
09.05.2014 11:02:00
Manu lead race to sign Southampton starlet Shaw
The Premier League champions have edged ahead of Chelsea in the battle to capture the Southampton left-back, who is expected to leave St Mary's this summer
09.05.2014 10:55:25
My future is in Bayern's hands, Guardiola insisted
The former Barcelona boss has stressed that he will stay true to his possession-based style of play
02.05.2014 14:40:02
Mario Gotze unhappy with his current situation
The attacking midfielder has been struggling to break into the first team at the Bavarians and is desperate to get more playing time
02.05.2014 14:23:05
More trophies will follow if Arsenal win FA Cup, says Walcott
The Gunners are without a trophy since 2005, but the injured forward is confident beating Hull City at Wembley next month can kick-start a haul of silverware over the coming years
30.04.2014 17:20:22
Liverpool investigate racism allegations
After an incident was reported to anti-discrimination group Kick It Out, the Reds say that they are looking into fans' behaviour towards Chelsea striker Demba Ba
30.04.2014 17:18:41
Bale: This is why I came to 'biggest club in the world' Real Madrid
The Welshman believes Bayern Munich's tactics played into his side's hands as Carlo Ancelotti's side romped into the Champions League final
30.04.2014 09:50:52
Tiago warns about Champions League semi-final second leg
The former Blues midfielder is relishing the prospect of reaching the Champions League final but is aware of how dangerous Jose Mourinho's men can be
30.04.2014 09:49:37
Pep Guardiola: Bayern Munich were awful
The Catalan coach had no excuse for his team's battering at home to Real Madrid and says Tuesday's loss is one of the hardest defeats of his career
30.04.2014 09:48:08
Neuer: Bayern confident of Madrid comeback
The Bavarians go into the game trailing 1-0 but their goalkeeper is convinced they have what it takes to turn the tie on its head
29.04.2014 17:48:20
Atletico's Arda: We believe we will reach the Champions League final
The Turkish international has the utmost respect for Jose Mourinho but believes that Diego Simeone is well on his way to becoming the best tactical coach in the world
29.04.2014 16:46:20
Sturridge plays down foot injury
The Liverpool striker insists the pain "is not too bad" and that he is "raring to go" ahead of the visit of Joachim Low's side to Wembley
17.11.2013 18:05:24
Zuniga admits to Barcelona and Real Madrid dream
The Napoli wing-back admits that the temptation of moving to one of the two Liga giants remains strong despite recently agreeing a new long-term contract in Italy
17.11.2013 18:03:51
Deschamps: We must force Ukraine to crack
The Bleus boss feels that Mykhaylo Fomenko's men could fold if Franck Ribery and Co. put them under sufficient pressure at the Stade de France on Tuesday night
17.11.2013 18:01:29
Buffon: Balotelli is not treated unfairly
The Italy international does not believe the striker is subject to prejudice from referees and warns that the Azzurri will be up for the fight in Brazil next summer
17.11.2013 18:00:42
Xavi: No-one better than Barcelona
The midfielder has hailed his side's form so far this season, as well as insisting that Lionel Messi will get back to his brilliant best once he is over his injury problems
16.11.2013 12:18:25
Ronaldo makes life easy for me
The Welshman freely admits that he had a tough start to his Liga career but says that playing alongside "the best player in the world" has helped no end
16.11.2013 11:26:06
Ranieri surprised by Monaco form
The Italian has been impressed by his side's start to the season in France, especially after bringing in several new players during the summer transfer window
13.11.2013 12:42:39
Ajax hit with Uefa fine
The Amsterdam outfit's supporters unfurled an offensive banner aimed at Champions League Group H opponents Celtic on November 6 and have been fined €25,000
13.11.2013 12:41:31
Messi working hard to recover from hamstring injury
The Argentina international says he is disappointed to be sidelined but is working "full-time" to recover from his hamstring problem and has thanked fans for their support
13.11.2013 09:55:46
Sandro: Tottenham can beat anyone
The Brazil international, a second-half substitute in Spurs' 1-0 defeat against Newcastle, is keen to return to winning ways after Sunday's loss at White Hart Lane
12.11.2013 15:41:57
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: Sweden deserve Brazil berth more than Portugal
The Paris Saint-Germain forward feels it would only be fair if Erik Hamren's side seal a spot at next summer's tournament in Brazil at the Seleccao's expense
12.11.2013 15:40:44
Dortmund could lose Reus because of release clause
Die Schwarzgelben have confirmed that the Germany international would be free to leave Signal Iduna Park should any interested party meet the fee specified in his contract
12.11.2013 15:34:44
Xavi: Barcelona will miss Messi magic
The midfielder says the Catalans will struggle to replace the Argentine ace, who has been sidelined for up to eight weeks with a hamstring injury
12.11.2013 15:32:55
Wenger claims that Ronaldo has overtaken Messi
The Arsenal manager feels the Real Madrid star has made a phenomenal start to the season and believes that he now has the edge over his Barcelona rival
12.11.2013 15:31:32
We lacked creativity, says Simeone
The Argentine coach was left frustrated as Atletico Madrid dropped points on the road but insisted the draw was still a good result for his side as they stay in second spot
11.11.2013 11:20:13
Martino: Messi injury can never be an excuse
The Argentine limped off after 21 minutes at Betis on Sunday and set the alarm bells ringing once again with what is already his third injury of the season
11.11.2013 11:18:11
Fabregas: Messi should take time out
The former Arsenal midfielder believes his Argentine team-mate must rest to recover from his latest injury to avoid it potentially ruining his season
11.11.2013 11:17:32
Villas-Boas: Jermain not leaving Tottenham
The Spurs boss rules out an exit for the 31-year-old striker and says that he is happy for him to compete for a place up front with Roberto Soldado and Emmanuel Adebayor
10.11.2013 15:04:00
Varane hails 'spectacular' Ronaldo
The centre-back was gushing in his appraisal of his Blancos team-mate, after the Portuguese scored his 23rd hat-trick for the club
10.11.2013 14:38:13
Wilshere travels with Arsenal squad, Walcott misses out
The England midfielder and Mathieu Flamini are back in the Gunners' matchday 18 for the Manchester United showdown but Theo Walcott misses out
10.11.2013 10:54:48
Blanc: Ibrahimovic deserves Ballon d'Or
The striker's incredible season continued when he hit a hat-trick for Paris Saint-Germain and his coach believes he is every bit as deserving of the award as other nominees
10.11.2013 10:49:42
Pique: Ronaldo fuelled by Messi rivalry
The 26-year-old admits he admires his former Manchester United team-mate's ambition and claimed Barcelona are "a poor club" when compared to Real Madrid's spending policy
09.11.2013 10:38:13
Rodgers: Gerrard could quit England after Brazil
The Reds manager said the midfielder may retire from international football to help extend his time at Anfield, but indicated the 33-year-old is yet to make any concrete decision
08.11.2013 12:42:50
Neymar: Messi is a true great
The Brazil international has hailed his team-mate's performance on Wednesday and the efforts of the side as a whole
07.11.2013 15:16:00
Lewandowski: Arsenal did not deserve victory
The 25-year old believes his side should have collected at least a point from Wednesday's game at Signal Iduna Park
07.11.2013 14:57:39
Marseille bus stoned by Napoli fans
The Ligue 1 side received a hostile reception at the Stadio San Paolo, but defender Souleymane Diawara was not impressed
07.11.2013 12:19:13
No bottle? Dortmund wilt under favourites tag
Jurgen Klopp's side failed to beat Arsenal on Wednesday in a match they were expected to win and they must toughen up mentally before it costs them
07.11.2013 12:06:40
Zapata: Milan were as good as Barcelona
The Colombian defender believes the Rossoneri could have recorded a good result had they taken their chances
07.11.2013 12:02:38
Messi: Injury problems have had a negative impact on my form
The forward is hopeful his physical problems are now behind him after his return to goalscoring ways on Wednesday evening
07.11.2013 11:01:02
Messi played phenomenally well, said Martino
The Argentine coach has hailed the attacker's display on Tuesday and feels the Catalans are obligated to win their group
07.11.2013 10:14:59
Weidenfeller: Arsenal win was an injustice
The Borussia Dortmund shot-stopper is infuriated by the dropped points at Signal Iduna Park, but conceded that the side were not determined enough
07.11.2013 10:14:11
Ramos happy to switch positions
The Spain international has no problem with putting the team's interests ahead of his own after he was used on the right on Tuesday night
06.11.2013 18:13:24
'Liverpool's best is yet to come'
The Uruguayan, who has scored six in five Premier League games, is hopeful that the Reds can maintain their strong start to the season and claim Champions League qualification
06.11.2013 16:16:34
Llorente: Juventus will qualify for knockout stages
The Spanish attacker believes the Old Lady still have every chance of making it to the round of 16 following Tuesday's results
06.11.2013 16:16:12
Ibrahimovic thankful for Thiago Silva return
The striker has hailed the defender's importance to the Ligue 1 champions and is hungry to seal qualification to the knockout stages in Europe in his side's next continental clash
06.11.2013 15:24:02
Mourinho demands Chelsea improvement against Schalke
The manager remains frustrated by his side's loss to Newcastle United, blaming complacency, ahead of Wednesday's Champions League clash with Schalke
06.11.2013 10:53:35
Casillas: I will see out my Madrid contract
The Madrid keeper was instrumental in the draw against Juventus, while goalscorer Gareth Bale is looking to cement the Blancos' spot in the last 16
06.11.2013 09:55:10
Ancelotti: Casillas was crucial for Madrid
The Italian praised the club skipper and defended Raphael Varane - who he says will one day be the best defender in the world
06.11.2013 09:52:48
Robben will miss Champions League match against Plzen
The Netherlands international remains unavailable due to injury and will miss Tuesday's match against Plzen
04.11.2013 16:21:32
Pedro: Messi goals on the horizon
The Spain international says there is no reason to worry about his team-mate and is pleased to see Alexis Sanchez shine
04.11.2013 15:52:30
Tevez: I don't envy Ronaldo
The flamboyant Juventus attacker says although the Portuguese star has had an impressive start to the season he is not jealous of his talents
04.11.2013 15:50:27
Coentrao ruled out of Juventus clash
The former Benfica star faces a spell on the sidelines after picking up an ankle injury in the win over Rayo Vallecano
04.11.2013 15:49:06
Who can qualify for Champions League last 16 this week?
Several teams are on the cusp of qualification for the round of 16 ahead of this week's Champions League action
04.11.2013 11:56:59
Klopp: Playing at Dortmund like being born
The 46-year-old came up with some colourful imagery when describing what it's like to walk onto the pitch for BVB in front of a home crowd
04.11.2013 10:32:39
Benitez: Napoli still only at %75
The Spanish coach says there is much more to come from his side and admitted he would welcome some new signings during the January transfer window
03.11.2013 14:59:54
Wenger: Mesut is better at dribbling than Zidane
The Arsenal boss claims the German has similar "technical ease" to the former Real Madrid star and admits Paris Saint-Germain were in the running to sign the midfielder
03.11.2013 14:55:17
Lopez: Real Madrid were made to suffer
After the concession of another two goals, and another two penalties, the Blancos goalkeeper has called on his colleagues to defend better as a team
03.11.2013 11:25:47
Ozil's understudies steal Arsenal limelight
The German showed flashes of class but it was his supporting cast who inspired the Gunners to a huge win over their early-season rivals, despite the efforts of Luis Suarez
03.11.2013 11:23:56
Moyes: Januzaj will be ManU's Number 10
The Scottish boss feels the 18-year-old will develop into playing a central role at Old Trafford and insists he will not overplay the Belgium-born starlet this season
03.11.2013 11:21:32
Alexis: Leo is in the same form as always
The Chilean has defended his Barcelona team-mate as he continues to struggle for goals and admits he was thrilled to score the winner against a spirited Espanyol side
02.11.2013 12:55:11
Pique pokes fun at Real Madrid trophy record
The defender believes Barcelona would be ridiculed had they won just one Liga and one Copa del Rey in five years, and has defended Lionel Messi from criticism over his goal drought
02.11.2013 12:51:19
Martino delight at Sanchez rebirth
The winger has now scored two goals in the space of a week and looks a rejuvenated figure after two disappointing campaigns at Camp Nou
02.11.2013 12:40:47
Moyes: Best players of the world are Rooney and Van Persie
The Scot believes the duo have yet to reach their peak this season and says the England international possesses all the hallmarks of a leader
02.11.2013 12:20:33
Lewandowski hits hat-trick Dortmund beat Stuttgart: 6-1
The Poland striker struck three times as Jurgen Klopp's side bounced back from a goal down to thrash their beleaguered visitors Main Articles
01.11.2013 23:41:39
Ribery: Disaster for World Cup, if France failed to qualify
The winger has insisted that it would be a huge blow if les Bleus were unable to beat Ukraine later this month in a play-off for Brazil 2014
01.11.2013 15:48:43
'We have no intention of selling Falcao to Madrid'
The club's vice-president, Vadim Vasilyev, has ended speculation about the striker's future by making it clear that they have no intention of selling him to Real Madrid
01.11.2013 14:52:46
Bayern open Alaba contract talks
The Austria international is in negotiations with the Bavarians over a new deal as his current contract runs out at the end of the 2014-15 campaign
01.11.2013 14:29:27
Martino: Guardiola's Barca is the best ever
The Argentine has voiced his admiration for the Barcelona team of 2010-11, but has stressed it is unrealistic to expect similar results and dominant football
01.11.2013 11:00:57
Arteta: It's a pity Arsenal could not get Suarez
The Liverpool forward, a transfer target for the Gunners over the summer, has returned from suspension in blistering form and the Spaniard has sympathy for his situation
01.11.2013 10:55:18
Robben: Pep has not changed Bayern München
The 29-year-old is adamant that the Spaniard has not altered too much at the club since succeeding Jupp Heynckes as coach during the summer
01.11.2013 10:28:17
Pep to Neuer: Be the boss on the pitch
The German says he is proud to be the only goalkeeper on the 23-man shortlist for the 2013 award and revealed how Pep Guardiola wants Bayern Munich to "be the boss on the pitch"
01.11.2013 10:13:34
Simeone: It is not easy to keep winning
The Argentine was happy with his side's hard-fought 2-1 win over Granada on Thursday as he believes it proves they are up for the challenge to remain in the top two of La Liga
01.11.2013 10:11:43
Alonso: Now is the moment to talk about my future
The 31-year-old wants to thrash out a deal with the Blancos having returned on Wednesday following a five-month lay-off with a groin injury
31.10.2013 17:58:34
Bale: There's more to come at Real Madrid
The Welshman was very happy with his display against Sevilla, but has made it clear that he is not at his best just yet as he is still regaining fitness
31.10.2013 15:46:16
Arshavin hits out at Arsenal fans
The Russian international has slammed Gunners fans for the lack of support that they show towards their team during home matches at the Emirates Stadium
31.10.2013 15:15:30
Dante resumes Bayern training
The Bayern Munich centre-back is set to make his comeback after a two-week absence, while Arjen Robben and Toni Kroos could feature against Hoffenheim, too
31.10.2013 14:39:34
Coach Chris Woods: De Gea can be best goalkeeper in the world
The Red Devils' goalkeeping coach believes the 22-year-old has everything needed to become the world No. 1 following some recent eye-catching performances for the club
31.10.2013 13:37:29
Sturridge: Partnership with Suarez is telepathic
The in-form attacker has explained that his relationship on and off the pitch with the Uruguayan is key to the 14 Premier League goals they have scored between them
31.10.2013 13:34:34
Balotelli: Insists Kaka is very important for Milan
The Brazilian, who was delighted with his goal against Lazio, has hailed the attacker's importance to the Rossoneri
31.10.2013 13:32:10
Who is going to stop Roma?
Roma can make it 10 victories from 10 against Chievo on Thursday and, with this in mind, Goal takes a look at the top domestic winning runs in Europe
31.10.2013 12:47:41
Ronaldo-Bale partnership blossoms in Bernabeu rout
After the world's most expensive footballers put in star displays in a 7-3 win against Sevilla, Goal looks back at what could prove to be the beginning of a beautiful relationship
31.10.2013 12:44:37
Stoichkov: Messi looks tired
The Bulgarian thinks the forward's international duties are affecting his form, while he was not impressed with Real Madrid in the Clasico
30.10.2013 18:06:45
Goal readers back Ribery for Ballon d'Or
The France star secured nearly 40 per cent of the votes, beating Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic as your favourite for the game's top individual gong
27.10.2013 17:44:04
Alves hits out at Real Madrid over referee complaints
The Brazilian has slammed Sergio Ramos's comments over the officiating at Camp Nou on Saturday, claiming the capital club are simply using the argument as an excuse for defeat
27.10.2013 17:30:35
Boateng: I couldn't speak to Weidenfeller
The midfielder was denied from the spot by his former team-mate and opted to make a quiet exit from the Veltins Arena after the game
27.10.2013 15:35:13
Guardiola: Mandzukic world's best striker
The Spaniard has hailed the aerial strength of his forward and says his prowess in the air is a unique asset unrivalled in the game
27.10.2013 14:50:32
Jese Rodriguez: Ronaldo penalty blatant
The forward felt officials missed a clear foul on the Portuguese, while defender Marcelo claimed his side could even have been awarded two spot-kicks
27.10.2013 14:44:31
Iniesta ready to sign Barcelona deal
The midfielder has been linked with a move away from Camp Nou but insists he wishes to remain at the club beyond the end of his contract in 2015
27.10.2013 14:21:16
Busquets fed up of Madrid 'tears'
The midfielder has grown tired of the post-match excuses of los Blancos after his side won the bragging rights in the first Clasico of the season
27.10.2013 13:46:29
Huntelaar ruled out until new year
Schalke boss Jens Keller has confirmed the Netherlands international will not return until 2014, regardless of when the 30-year-old decides to have knee surgery
18.10.2013 10:50:03
Lazio: Hernanes is fundamental to us
The club's sporting director Igli Tare says the Brazilian wants to stay at the Biancocelesti despite interest from Paris Saint-Germain in the summer
18.10.2013 10:31:50
Platini: Ribery can win Ballon d'Or
The former France international believes his compatriot can usurp both Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo to claim the award
18.10.2013 10:11:16
Wenger expects Ozil to be fit for Norwich clash
The German playmaker returned from international duty with a minor knee injury but his manager expects to have him available for Saturday's game against the Canaries
17.10.2013 22:52:24
Mourinho predicts deep-lying playmaker role for Lampard
The Blues coach accepts the the 35-year-old is no longer able to produce the performances that made him the club's record goalscorer but expects him to flourish further back
17.10.2013 22:27:34