Saturday Aug 16
LIVE: Real Madrid v Fiorentina
No stoppage time. In fact, the referee blows the whistle a few second before the allotted 45 minutes, and we head to the break level.
He wasn't Muller or Ronaldo - but give Klose the respect he deserves
The 36-year-old announced his retirement from international football on Monday and must be applauded for his achievements and longevity in the game COMMENT By Peter Staunton Deep down, I don't think many people wanted Miroslav Klose to rein in Gerd Muller's goalscoring record for the Germany national team.
Montella: Gomez can and must improve
The Germany international appears to be rediscovering his best form after an injury-hit debut season in Serie A but the Viola boss is demanding further improvement Mario Gomez scored the only goal in Fiorentina 's friendly against Estudiantes on Saturday - but coach Vincenzo Montella still wants more from the striker.
Bastian Schweinsteiger is a born winner who led Germany to World...
Blood oozed from the cut beneath his right eye. The wound was so deep that the bright red claret streamed down his protruding right cheek.
Quiet man Low achieves the ultimate high
COMMENT: The Germany boss has been heavily criticised over the last two years but every decision he has made during the World Cup has been vindicated By Enis Koylu When Germany began their preparations for the 2014 World Cup with a 3-1 loss at home to Argentina in August 2012, few could have believed that Joachim Low would deliver glory in Brazil ... (more)