FIFA.com caught up with the European basketball silver medallist Joakim Noah to talk football and who should win the Ballon d'Or in the hallowed dressing room of the Chicago Bulls.
Champions Paris Saint-Germain's relentless pursuit of a second straight French title continued with a 3-1 win at Rennes, while Monaco won their fifth successive match.
Featuring Luiz Felipe Scolari on winning the FIFA World Cup, Thierry Henry on Mesut Ozil, Felipe Melo on playing in the snow and Roy Keane on the Sir Alex Ferguson comment he finds "insulting".
After being named in the final three for the FIFA Ballon d'Or, Franck Ribery has admitted he has his "fingers crossed" in hope of winning the award, but also said he felt "a little bit sad" that Zlatan Ibrahimovic missed out.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored twice and created two goals as Paris Saint-Germain defeated bottom-of-the-table Sochaux 5-0 to go four points clear in Ligue 1, while Reims won in stoppage time against Nice to go sixth.
Thiago Silva speaks to FIFA.com about why he didn’t make it as an attacker, being the only defender on the FIFA Ballon d’Or shortlist, why players of his position rarely win the award and why you shouldn’t take risks at the back.