Arjen Robben has revealed that he was ready to join Manchester United in 2003 before he joined Chelsea from PSV Eindhoven.
Davy Propper netted twice as Netherlands kept their hopes of qualifying for next summer's World Cup alive with a well-deserved win over Bulgaria.
Bayern Munich's problems in defence are set to continue with centre-back Medhi Benatia failing to recover from 'muscular problems' in time for Wednesday's meeting with Benfica.
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola is expected to rotate his side for Saturday's German Bundesliga clash against relegation strugglers Eintracht Frankfurt, with winger Arjen Robben ruled out of the tie with his third adductor injury this season.
Bayern Munich's star winger Arjen Robben did not take part in training on Tuesday due to a severe cold, and the Dutch attacker could find himself out of the Champions League round of 16 decider against Juventus.
Experts have often contended that Bayern Munich are weak in the air. However, Thomas Muller and Arjen Robben combined in a training session to put such doubts to rest.
Pep Guardiola and his Bayern team were at their scintillating best. Only Pep can make a team line up in a 4-3-3 and change shapes multiple times to a 5-2-2-1 or a 3-4-3 depending on the way you see it. The idea was to split the field laterally into 2 halves with the imaginary line drawn from Neuer through Vidal to Lewandowski.
While we all like a good comeback narrative in the football matches, the whole ordeal is quite mental taxing for the team that goes two goals ahead, only to be pegged back by a strong showing by the opponents in the latter stages of the match.
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola might be heading to Manchester City in the summer, but he is still using some very unique training techniques at the Bavarian club.
In the end, it might have turned out exactly the way we expected it to, with Lionel Messi scooping the award for the best player in the world. However, not everyone had the wisdom to see it. We look at top 7 of the most insane nomination by coaches, captain and journalists.