Spain goalkeeper Iker Casillas equalled the record of most international caps for a European player on Sunday as two-time defending European champions Spain drew 0-0 against Romania in Cluj.
Manchester United keeper David De Gea put in a brilliant performance against Italy earlier this week, but coach Vicente Del Bosque will reportedly continue with his rotation policy and give Iker Casillas the nod in the friendly against Romania.
David de Gea's career at Old Trafford looks like it will never have the chance to settle down, with his future now reportedly being dependent on his international career.
Well, Lionel Messi won the FIFA Ballon d'Or , beating final challengers Cristiano Ronaldo and his own FC Barcelona teammate Neymar. This was the fifth time the Argentine star won the award, and with Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo giving him stiff competition, having won the award three times.
Iker Casillas and Jose Mourinho have not had the best of relationship, and the Chelsea FC manager made that fact clear again by mocking the former Real Madrid goalkeeper after the Blues defeated FC Porto to qualify for the knockout stages of the Champions League on Wednesday.
For the first time this century, the El Clasico match between Spanish giants Real Madrid and Barcelona will feature neither Iker Casillas nor Xavi Hernandez.
Jose Mourinho endured a miserable return to face his old club FC Porto on Tuesday as Chelsea slumped to a 2-1 defeat at the hands of the Portuguese side in a rousing Champions League encounter.
Real Madrid great and current FC Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas expressed his delight as his former teammate and good friend Sergio Ramos extended his contract with Real Madrid.
Former FC Barcelona midfield maestro Xavi Hernandez has backed Pep Guardiola to return to the Catalan club, at the 'right moment'.
Real Madrid continue to pay for Iker Casillas despite his dramatic exit from the club, reveals Porto president Jorge Nuno Pinto da Costa.