30 World Football Stars Who Peaked in Their 30s
Quite often teams need an older head to help guide them through their most difficult moments, with the extra quality and know-how provided by those more experienced players quite often helping deliver results when backs are against the wall.
Abidal a doubt for Sochaux clash, says Ranieri
The Italian tactician has ruled the captain out of the weekend clash but confirmed that on-loan Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov was close to full fitness Monaco coach Claudio Ranieri expects Eric Abidal to miss Saturday's Ligue 1 clash with struggling Sochaux .
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Abidal set to leave hospital after viral infection
Monaco defender Eric Abidal is set to resume training on Wednesday after being hospitalized with a viral infection as precautionary measure.
Barcelona rocked with defender Carles Puyol set to announce he is leaving the Nou Camp
Carles Puyol stunned Barcelona on Tuesday when he requested a press conference in which he is expected to announce he will leave the club at the end of the season.
Griezmann, Digne join France squad for...
France coach Didier Deschamps announced a 24 player squad for the upcoming friendly against the Netherlands on March 5 as their World Cup preparation moves into the final stretch.
Manchester City 0 Barcelona 2: Pete Jenson - Not the worst Barcelona, but not the team they once were
Mourinho's comments that this is the worst Barcelona side in recent memory are exaggerated, but they are not the side of three years ago The carousel still spins but it doesn't make the opposition as dizzy as it used to.
I rejected Real Madrid to join Barcelona - Keita
The Mali international revealed he turned down the chance to join los Blancos before entering into an agreement with the Blaugrana and spoke of his admiration for Pep Guardiola Valencia midfielder Seydou Keita says he rejected the chance to join Real Madrid in favour of fierce rivals Barcelona .
Ligue 1 weekend preview
Monaco captain Eric Abidal believes shackling Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the key to stopping Paris Saint-Germain in Sunday's showdown between the leading two teams in Ligue 1. Abidal and Ibrahimovic were briefly team-mates at Barcelona, and the man entrusted by Claudio Ranieri with skippering last season's Ligue 2 champions in the French top flight ... (more)