Arnold Schwarzenegger on Cristiano Ronaldo’s physique, Diego Maradona on his bizarre first contact with Mario Balotelli and Carlo Ancelotti on bringing the canines to combat one of the world’s deadliest playmakers.
Miguel Britos and Gonzalo Higuain guided Napoli to a win in Milan. Pepe Reina saved a Mario Balotelli penalty to end the forward's remarkable spot kick streak, but Milan’s No45 netted a late consolation in the 2-1 defeat.
We look ahead to another week of birthdays around the footballing globe, with a trio of goalkeepers in the shape of Rene Higuita, Vincent Enyeama and Pepe Reina all set to celebrate.
FIFA.com reviews the main moves in the transfer markey over the past couple of weeks, during which time a clear trend has emerged: proven strikers and promising youngsters are in high demand.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has been speaking about the departure of Pepe Reina to Napoli on loan, explaining that it was a decision a long time in the making.
Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis revealed through Twitter that Argentina striker Gonzalo Higuain and Spain goalkeeper Pepe Reina have passed their medicals ahead of their prospective moves to the Serie A club.