Andrea Pirlo has revealed that the 2014 World Cup in Brazil will be his last big tournament with Italy's national team before he makes way for younger players. The Juventus midfielder has made nearly 100 official appearances for the Azzurri since making his senior debut in 2002 and was part of the team that won the 2006 World Cup in Germany. "I think Brazil 2014 will be my last tournament with Italy, then it will be time for me to step aside and let some of the youngsters take over," Pirlo told reporters.
Podolski, who is currently away on international duty with Germany, joined the Gunners from Koln last summer and scored 11 goals in his first season in the Premier League. The 27-year-old has been linked with a move to Juventus or Galatasaray in recent weeks but insists he is uninterested in contemplating rumours regarding his future.
Cristiano Ronaldo had to endure today is prepared to both Spanish sculptors who took his body size. Cristiano Ronaldo will be the new figure will be created from wax. The Portuguese will be presented at the Museum of cerase in Madrid. Spanish sculptor Miguel Angel said that Ronaldo would make an original përfaërsisht view.
Ronaldinho continues to outshine the Atlético Mineiro. Brazilian superstar has made an acrobatic move in the game to tie Mineiro Club last night with Tijuanan. Dinho and his magic came to expression in the 20th minute when he played a very lovely pass to the feet found among opponents of a player.
After six seasons in the colors of FC Barcelona seasons, Eric Abidal has confirmed the 30-05-2013 Thursday press conference that he is about to leave the Catalan club. Grafted liver last year and able to replay the French hopes to continue his career. FC Barcelona says thank you to Martinique through this video.
Arsene Wenger at first glance appear to be very serious, but always know even be funny with his statements. One such is telling him about the best player in the world, Lionel Messi. When he drew near to the stadium, fans had turned out to get signatures from him. One of them asked if Arsenal are likely to sign with Lionel Messi. Yes we have already answered Signed by Wenger.
Brazilian star Neymar is already a Barcelona player and this past weekend also played a farewell match with Santos where mugnuan not even tears. But in his recent training with the Brazilian club, the Brazilian has had a unique idea: stëvitjen filmed by a camera team placed over the head. Imaging results are spectacular though clearly heard and seen njaft the 21-year-old groans.
Since I do not celebrate Saturday's victory at Bayern. I do not know why it should not glad and I'm sorry for this. Do not tasted the maximum. Just like a picture, not video, not to see the game. I just wanted a picture: Philipp Lahm with trophy in hand and only that! Remember Me picture in my mind. He Robbenit goal was so fantastic. A movie script, with a happy ending, right at the end of the movie everything resolved. It was like a theater scene, where King 4-5 Robben gets the ball and pave the way for others and knees. There seemed to blow, but as a knife! Yes, yes, like a knife! The ball cut with a knife. Fappppppp! So split two and two time world. World of failure and disappointment with world time of triumph and victory last time. MY BEST TEAM IN THE LAST won the competition!
The Spain international has been linked with a return to Arsenal on more than one occasion, while Denis Irwin revealed this week that Manchester United are keen to lure the 26-year-old back to England, too. Fabregas has a contract with Barca until June 2016, but the Blaugrana's vice-president has insisted that they will not keep the midfielder at the club against his will. "Cesc will only leave the club if he himself wants to move on," Bartomeu said when questioned about Fabregas' future at a fan event in Arenys de Munt.
With a brand valuation of US $860 million (€669 million), Champions League winners Bayern Munich have overtaken Manchester United ($837 million) as the most valuable brand in world football. The Premier League champions were top of last year's list but have now swapped places with the Bundesliga giants. Real Madrid ($621 million) and Barcelona ($572 million) are third and fourth in the new ranking. Bayern's brand value has increased by €51 million compared to the previous year, whereas United's value has gone down by €20 million. “The challenge now for all Bundesliga clubs and the league itself is to see if they can export their domestic brand strength into global opportunities," said David Haigh, CEO of London-based consultancy Brand Finance, the authors of the annual report. The study describes Bayern as “a commercial powerhouse." Booming replica shirt sales The rapidly increasing international interest in FC Bayern is currently being reflected in replica shirt sales, among other things. FCB acting board director Andreas Jung reported sales of around 600,000 shirts in the year 2012, but the total for the 2013 calendar year is projected to be around 1 million. By comparison, Borussia Dortmund have sold around 350,000 replica shirts this season. Brand Finance calculates brand value using a formula including estimates of future turnover attributable to the brand name, and ongoing licensing deals. The brand value equates to the cost of a licence if a third party wished to use the brand commercially.
UEFA has selected the most beautiful goal of the Champions League from 2012 to 2013. Philippe Mexes is the author of the goal of the year in Europe. French defender Milan was the author of a supergoli in match against Anderlecht, valid for the fifth week in the group stage of the Champions League. After a cross into the area, although it was in an almost impossible position, Mexes is not thought twice and with a super-roveshatë Belgian champions beat the goalkeeper.
Barcelona star Cristian Tello has scored a remarkable goal in training with Spain. Spanish talent and try hitting his powerful exercise which was not seen by the keeper De Gea. Spain is making final preparations before starting to grumposhat U21 Championship to be held in Israel.
Last week, a 21-year-old woman filed a police report claiming she was sexually assaulted while at a party at Subotic's house. The player, who was said to be asleep during the alleged act, was not blamed in any way, initially. But now, the Dortmund prosecutor revealed in a press release that there are a total of four male suspects, aged 22 to 28, under investigation, including Subotic.
Darijo Srna was Croatia's main instigator in the first half, bombing up and down the right flank. The Shakhtar Donetsk captain's crosses looked like the hosts's best bet for a goal during a dour first period, but Mario Mandzukic repeatedly struggled to meet his team-mate's deliveries in the box. They soon paid for their casual start as Scotland stunned the Stadion Maksimir and took an unlikely lead.
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European football legend Zinedine Zidane believes Bastian Schweinsteiger will be crucial to Bayern Munich's Champions League final with Borussia Dortmund. The former Real Madrid and Juventus midfielder feels the Germany international is the standout player as the German giants prepare to go head-to-head at Wembley on Saturday. "Schweinsteiger's [my favourite]," he told Bild. "A hard-to-pronounce name - but a very great player for me!" Zidane was in the Juventus side tha lost to Dortmund in the 1997 Champions League final, when the Bundesliga side triumphed 3-1, and he is well aware of the threat that BVB pose as the underdogs in the game. "Borussia Dortmund at the time hadn't had a great season and the team was getting older, guys like [Jurgen] Kohler and [Andreas] Moller, but they were still great and deservedly won," he said of the '97 final.
A very beautiful goal was scored Chelsea star Frank Lampard. Chelsea midfielder to perform miracles in the English representative exercises. The English midfielder beat the goalkeeper from 50 meters distance Ben Foster with a superb strike.
"This is nothing but a hypothesis. Either the people at Sport Bild know more than I do, or they have a psychic working for them who can predict stuff that clubs and players don't even know yet,” the winger’s representative. “Xherdan has no reason to change clubs. He's among Bayern's 14 main players and is on the verge of breaking into the starting XI.”
The Bavarians have already secured the Bundesliga title and the Champions League and they are determined to make it three out of three in Berlin on Saturday. "We know we can make history. That's exactly what I want, and that's exactly what all my team-mates want," Mandzukic was quoted as saying on the official Bayern website. "Anything can happen in a one-off match, but we're confident and we need the same performance we gave in the second half at Wembley. If so, we'll have a huge party with the fans in Munich on Sunday."
Barcelona finally have their man. Neymar had long looked likely to sign for the Catalan club, ever since negotiations with Real Madrid broke down in 2011 and a down-payment of €10 million was made by Barca to the forward's father. Since then, however, the saga has taken more twists and turns than a dazzling dribble by the player himself. Now it's over, though, and Sandro Rosell's flagship signing is on board at last.
Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke revealed on Monday that BVB will not allow the 24-year-old to join the treble-winners but confirmned that they could cash in on the striker if another club than Bayern matches their valuation of Lewandowski. Manchester City are the latest club to consider a move for Lewandowski should their pursuit of Napoli's Edinson Cavani come to naught but the Poland international is confident that Dortmund will change their stance on his future and let him move to the Bavarians after all.
Amid an electric atmosphere, Dortmund bossed the opening exchanges, and with 11 minutes gone, Jakub ‘Kuba’ Blaszczykowski delivered a sign of things to come with a half volley that flew off target. Moments later, Robert Lewandowski drew the first save of the game from Manuel Neuer, who acrobatically diverted his 20-yard piledriver over the bar.
Bayern Munich has not stopped holiday Champions League title until the early hours of the morning. The following success for Heynckes Juup with his appointees, is celebrated with music and dancing by the Bavarians. All players and technical staff were the first ever harsheëm, while part of the dance was Juup Heynckes whose moods had no limit. Of course that part of the feast Xherdan Shaqiri was. Alcohol for everyone last night was allowed, but Ribery and Shaqiri were few people who do not even tasted last night.
Lasso Bayern Munich won the Champions League, his first in the finals of "Wembley" versus Borussia Dortmund, but as a devout believer not forget to thanks God for his historic success. 21-year-old from Gnjilane was not the end of the game celebrating with the flag of Kosovo and Switzerland but few moments later Shaqiri posted on his Facebook profile a picture that clearly shows that performs token gesture of thanks to God.
London (dpa) - Arjen Robben has received from the hands of Sir Alex Ferguson's trophy as the best player of Champions League final between Bayern and Borussia Dortmund. The scorers for the 2-1 victory in Munich on the evening in London's Wembley Stadium stirred reacted to the award by the prominent presenter. It was a great honor that he had bekomme.Robben presented by a legend that price in the 89th Minute winner of the Munich achieved.
Munich is definitely the happiness capital of Europe at the moment, with respect to football at least! With their sweetheart club Bayern Munich having the most perfect season, the Bavarian capital must be rocking in celebration, to say the least. Defeating domestic foes Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the Champions League final last evening at Wembley, Bayern's revenge over the world of football on the whole was complete, having been on the wrong end of some heartbreaking results this time, last season. If the cake of the credit were to go to one man for mapping Die Roten's redemption route, it would definitely have to be their manager Josef 'Jupp' Heynckes.
The sadness associated with the culmination of a European campaign is always compensated by the various transfer rumours that run around in circles as fans and players get an inkling of who the clubs would be bringing in or driving out over the summer. With Bayern Munich being closest to having themselves being synonymous with the word perfection this year, it was vital that other European giants add or trim their squad to meet financial and tactical needs.
German Champions League final, both Dortmund and Bayern took the opportunity to rest several key starters as they looked ahead to May 25's next meeting. This had no effect on the intensity of the match, however, as both teams demonstrated from the beginning that they were keen to hurt their rivals. With just 10 minutes played of the first half, BVB took the lead in sublime fashion. Jakub Blaszczykowski surged down the left, and waited before floating in a cross to the far post. Kevin Grosskreutz was there to meet it, and the converted right-back showed his scoring abiity by netting a brilliant volley past Manuel Neuer to put the Bundesliga runners-up into the lead early on.
Perhaps that characterized Germans are connected to each other, but not the case today. Through the streets of Wembley has been beating between two tifozëriva, those Dortmund and Bayern. More brings you this video
Robert Lewandowski has not given up hope of joining Bayern Munich this summer despite Borussia Dortmund's declaration that they will not sell the striker to their Bundesliga rivals. Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke revealed earlier this week that BVB will not allow the 24-year-old to join the treble-winners, before adding that they could cash in on the striker if another club than Bayern matches their valuation of Lewandowski.
Former Ballon d'Or winners Kaka and Ronaldinho have both been left out of the Brazil squad for this summer's Confederations Cup. The Real Madrid midfielder and Atletico Mineiro attacker are among a long list of Luiz Felipe Scolari's culled casualties. Corinthians striker Alexandre Pato, Sao Paulo playmaker Ganso and Manchester United full-back Rafael have also been omitted from the Selecao's 23-strong squad for the tournament. There is no room for Chelsea's Ramires but Blues team-mates David Luiz and Oscar have been called upon, as has relegated QPR goalkeeper Julio Cesar.
Shako these days has been proposed to become honorary citizen of Mamurras Lac. Shako initially did not want to accept the offer made by presidentitët football teams and Mamurras Lac, but confidential sources boys in the picture are asked to accept this award.
UEFA rewards Germany after qualifying two teams in the grand final of the Champions League to be held on Saturday at Wembley Stadium Borussias between Dortmund and Bayern Munich. The highest representative body of European football suggests that the Champions League final for the 2014-2015 season will take place at the stadium "Olympic" in Berlin. The decision was taken by the Executive Committee of UEFA after the meeting in the City of London. "Olympiastadion" officially opened its doors for the first time in 1936 during the Olympics, and his story has hosted the grand finale of the World Cup in 2006 between Italy and France, and since 1985 there developed finals German Cup. With 74 thousand seats capacity, "Olympiastadion" is home to Hertha Berlin metropolitan squad. Meanwhile, another change headquartered 2014-2015 season finale after closing the Europa League match will be played at the National Stadium in Warsaw Poland. Meanwhile, next season's Champions League final will host Lisbon, while that of the Europa League, Turin.
The good times seem to be over for Grafite. The Brazilian, who was with VfL Wolfsburg champion in 2009 and secured the top scorer in the same year, the threat of prison. "Bild"-Zeitung reported to the footballer of the year have paid too little to support his daughter in 2009 - which is why his ex-wife has it now appears.
Manchester City won the friendly match with Chelsea that took place last night in the U.S.. Both teams were presented with many ndyryshime the match by playing some younger players. Chelsea was gaining 3 to 0 but eventually lost the game by 3 to 4. Demba Ba, and Oscar Aziplizueta marked for 3 to 0 lead 55 minutes into the game. City back in the last 30 minutes of the game by making four times. Ga goals will Dzeko, one of Javi Garcia and brought victory to the City's Richards.
Meanwhile, Portadown take on Macedonian side Shkendija 79 in the second leg of the Europa League first qualifying round. Ports duo Keith O'Hara and Andrew Burns, who missed the scoreless draw with the Macedonians in the first leg last Tuesday, will be available for selection. However, defender Chris Ramsey remains sidelined with a hamstring injury. Portadown manager Ronnie McFall praised his side's last performance against Shkendija and says that his team is up for the game.
Numerous surveys in Germany have produced surprising results regarding the question of who will win the Champions League final. In many surveys Borussia Dortmund squad is out as favorite to triumph in the final. It even says that only 21% of Bayern Munich fans supporting Germany in the final. A recent survey by the Germans has come in KohaSport portal. On the question of who will be the champion of Europe, 53% think Dortmund and Bayern Munich for 47%.
Chelsea star David Luiz has shown his passion to the next. The Brazilian defender has surprised everyone at a time when the team exercises do laps with a car gardeners. Luiz was accompanied by Yosi Benayoun and Fernando Torres who enjoyed close driving "crazy" to Luiz.
GÖTZE THE SHOCK! After a muscle injury that the national team had contracted in the semi-final return leg against Real Madrid, he had gone back to training on Tuesday, but he complained again problems at the damaged site. Dortmund manager Michael Zorc yesterday said: "Mario has again felt something on the thigh. That's why he stopped. We do not know how bad it is and whether it is still packed. " He has not packed! Götze: "The final was my goal, and I have fought hard in recent weeks. I'm incredibly sorry for not being able to help the team in this important game. I have full confidence in our team and will be traveling to London, of course, to help the boys off the field by force. "
Real Madrid has today introduced three types of t-shirts that will be in the next edition. Team galactic this edition has significant changes in its T-shirts. T-shirts are first compared with the t-shirts are Real Milan. The second T-shirts are also compared with the t-shirts of a famous European team. T-shirts and blue are somewhat similar to those of Chelsea. Real T-shirts third are orange, for the first time in team history.
Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich’s Champions League final clash on Saturday is the fifth meeting between the two sides in 2012-13 but the battle has been taking place off the pitch for months. Sixteen years ago, BVB tried to steal Bayern’s crown with big spending and were duly rewarded with two Bundesliga titles and even did what Bayern had failed to do for 20 years – sealing European glory with the Champions League in 1997.
Mario Gotze will play in the final. This is the final conclusion of the Dortmund team doctors. Dortmund midfielder is back in training and will play from the first minute in the Champions League final. Until yesterday Gotze was great doubt whether to play in the finals, but according to doctors cure his injury is timely. So Saturday's finale will find two German teams formations almost complete.
Merkato is the moment of dreams but also offered use cases: Inter seeks to exploit the interest of Barcelona for Samir Handanovic to make hitting the summer. According to reports that "Corriere dello Sport", zikaltrit looking to make a sensational swap with katalanasit.A will start a new cycle of Inter midfielder bluagrana? Let's wait and see ...
Jose Mourinho will leave Real Madrid to finish this season, has confirmed the Royal Club president Florentino Perez. It certainly will replace current coach of PSG, Carlo Ancelotti, while Portugal will return to Chelsea. Perez has confirmed the departure of Jose Mourinho to Real Madrid and according to him is an agreement between two parties. "Our decision is final. Real Madrid has reached a bilateral agreement with Jose Mourinho. Mourinho will be the coach of Real Madrid in the next edition. His departure will occur at the end of this edition "said Perez
Real Madrid were deeply convinced that it will win the Royal Cup, and had prepared beforehand open club bus had to drive players through the city streets during the celebration. Optimism in the ranks of Real Madrid before his final Santiago Bernabeu against city rivals Atletico was understandable. Atletico last mastered the rivals in 1999. Since then I was in the sign of the Real, who celebrated the last ten dvoboi.
A throw-certainly quite interesting, with a salad, served more yesterday, the Norwegian championship match between teams of Sandnes Ulf Lillestrom. On the score 0-2, Sandnes Ulf team scored a spectacular goal after a combination.: Acrobatic throw-in by Icelandic midfielder Steinthór THORSTEINSSON Freyr, precise ball in center Marius Helle, who beat the opposing goalkeeper’s head. A rare goal, which would certainly fun when you see dropped.
Brazilian star Ronaldinho has scored a goal in the final of the Paulistas in Brazil Mineiros Atlético squad. Dinho pull a goal on a penalty securing the title for his team in the second game. Interesting was the way of celebrating the goal by Ronaldinho. He led an interesting dancing, dancing whom have never seen him.
Even in Kosovo have reached the first reactions to be transparent and published some fans of Real Madrid in the final of the "Copa del Rey" in "Santiago Bernabeu" reading "Kosovo is Serbia". Group of fans "Strength" by Vushtrria, during the break between the two parts in today's match-Freedom Llamkos Kosovo, revealed a transparent saying "Catalonia is not Spain" (Catalonia is not Spain), veriu.info reports. In Llamkos Kosovo won the match with score 4:0, as playing host to the meeting against Freedom of Prizren. This event is played within the 31-throughput of Kosovo Raiffeisen Super League in football and was very important for vushtrriasit, as this victory has added significantly to the likelihood of residues in Kosovo football elite. Spain is one of the EU countries that have not recognized Kosovo's independence, but recently their Foreign Minister Jose Manuel Garcia stated that in the future will not happen. In the match Atletico Madrid beat Real Madrid 2-1 after extra time.
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Amazing scenes from PSG vs Stade Brest in the Ligue 1 as David Beckham plays his last match of his career. While being subbed off David Beckham sheds some tears and after the game the PSG players give David Beckham the bumps.
Juup Heynckes has developed his last match in Bundesliga as coach of Bayern Munich. The famous German coach was greeted with the title in the Bavarian team. His farewell to the Bundesliga is accompanied by emotions, where tears were following him constantly. German coach thank his team, fans, players and everyone for their support. His departure was followed by Bayern criticism because he did not give any reason Bavarian team to remove it.
Additional feedback for transparent materials published on Real Madrid fans in the finale of the "Copa del Rey" in "Santiago Bernabeu" reading "Kosovo is Serbia". And, such a gesture is convicted of fans of Catalonia, where about half the population favors independence for its province. Spain has not only Kataloninë, but also calls for the organization ETA Basque sharing, while a year ago has given the hand of violence. Spain is one of the EU countries that have not recognized Kosovo's independence, but recently their external misnitri Jose Manuel Garcia stated that in the future will not happen. Atletico Madrid beat Real Madrid 2-1 after extra time.
Victory Real Madrid has made Arda Turan Turk compelled to get his hair cut. Monday had declared that if he wins the King's Cup trophy, then cut the hair and it was so. Today he is the first hair cut by broken his frizurën floktë long.
Ron MouSikur not enough negative nicknames of "hypocrite" who has gained throughout this career, Jose Mourinho continued his protest further, after being expelled from the game for protests, the referee Carlos Clos Gomez. Portuguese coach of Real Madrid did not appear at the ceremony of receiving the medal consolation for the loss in the King's Cup final, disappearing without a trace. However, if not enough, the image of the great Spanish club and silent protest of Jose Mourinho backed the Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo, as well as the first assistant coach Aitor Karanka. Such a move obviously was not passed unnoticed in front of media and images of the ceremony and of course that was not well received by Real Madrid President Florentino Perez, who was not cloudy in the face. However, if the ranks of the home of the brave tension continued after the game, on the other hand, fans of Atletico Madrid mock lack of "Special One" at the ceremony by spinning crust "Mourinho, stay with you Real wins all trophies possible. " And the bitter end as this could not have been a great coach like Mourinho.
In continuation of the first, Atletico managed to score the winning goal by Brazilian defender Miranda in the 99th minute, while Cristiano Ronaldo took direct red card eight minutes before the end of the match, after hitting an opposing player from behind. This is also the first trophy of the team Atletico since viti1996, when they won last time a trophy in Spain. It is worth noting that Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho has been excluded from the match in the 75th minute, after a reaction to his style to the presiding judge of this confrontation, Carlos Clos.