How has a league that was a distant fourth behind the English Premier League, Spain's La Liga and Italy's Serie A suddenly moved either level or past them? It's stereotypical, but the current strength of the Bundesliga can be linked to the strict adherence of its clubs to a number of key pillars identified as being conducive to success - nurturing ... (more)
Zinedine Zidane has insisted Gareth Bale is 'more than good enough' to play for Real Madrid and said the door is open for the Welshman to join the Spanish giants this summer.
Mustafa Ozil has confirmed his son is enjoying life at los Blancos, despite rumours of high profile team-mates leaving in the summer along with coach Jose Mourinho Real Madrid star Mesut Ozil is very happy with life at the club and has no desire to leave at the end of the season, says his father.
The winger is seen as one of the likely candidates Sevilla will sell this summer as they look to ease pressure from a a 50m debt that has built up in recent seasons.
Borussia Dortmund coach Jurgen Klopp has won plaudits for his intelligent musings on football.
An hour after the first of Jrgen Klopp's many jokes, interspersed with his worldly insights into football and life, he returns to a more personal memory.
Hmmmm. Calderon: "Mourinho didn't deal well with Casillas. He's an icon, but was dropped because he spoke to Xavi and said we must not fight." , meaning they were barracking against one of their own, Adn, born and bred in Madrid and a club product since 1997 : Rather than bemoan the penalty, or the card; rather than worry about being down to 10 ... (more)
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, Malaga attacker Isco and Barcelona midfielder Thiago are among the major names in Julen Lopetegui's 23-man outfit Spain Under-21 coach Julen Lopetegui has named a star-studded squad to take to the next month's European Championship including players from Barcelona , Real Madrid and Manchester United .
With all that fuss over Lord Ferg's retirement, the Fiver kind of forgot about Wayne Rooney's transfer request.
Unless you are a big fan of Tahiti's national football team, the most unlikely participant in the summer's Confederations Cup, the summer is going to be a boring one.
With Champions League football safely banked for another season, this summer could be a busy time for Arsene Wenger and Arsenal .
Manchester City began their ill-fated Champions League campaign with one of the toughest games in the club's entire history.
Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos believes Gareth Bale is "in the right mould" to be a star player at the Bernabeu should he ever sign for the Spanish giants.
It was inevitable, the signs were always there. The egos, the expected performances, the rattles, internal rows, bullying journalists and refusal to talk to the press, you could run out of reasons.
Former Blancos goalkeeper Cesar Sanchez believes Iker Casillas has been harshly dealt with by outgoing coach Jose Mourinho this season Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Cesar Sanchez has jumped to the defence of former team mate Iker Casillas and said it has not been a good year for the Blancos .