Now enjoying life in Italy with Napoli, Spain defender Raul Albiol tells FIFA.com that he does not care who the FIFA World Cup-winners are drawn against - as they can lose to anyone - and welcomes a hostile response in Brazil.
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.
Argentina international Gonzalo Higuain has completed a move to Italian side Napoli from Real Madrid, the Spanish giants have confirmed. The switch sees the 25-year-old end a six-and-a-half year spell at the Bernabeu.
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.
Real Madrid and Spain defender Raul Albiol speaks to FIFA.com about his passion for the console - one he shares with several of his colleagues at club and international level.
Jose Mourinho lauded the effort of Galatasaray and the atmosphere in Istanbul as the Turks threatened a famous comeback with a 3-2 win against Real Madrid in the second-leg of their UEFA Champions League quarter-final.