(26 March 2008)
Alvaro Arbeloa made his international debut under Luis Aragones in a friendly against Italy in 2008 and has been a mainstay in the squad ever since, going on to become a world and two-time European champion.
As two of England's most seasoned top flight campaigners, Liverpool and Arsenal have battled in some memorable clashes. With two more in the space of eight days looming, FIFA.com recalls five of their best.
Featuring Alvaro Arbeloa on 'injuring' Gareth Bale, Thomas Hitzlsperger on beginning a discussion about homosexuality, Portugal's president mourning Eusebio and Joey Barton on David Moyes and Sir Alex Ferguson.