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.
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Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale spoke to reporters about his warm welcome to Madrid, the UEFA Champions League group stage, having to watch next summer's FIFA World Cup from home and more.
Following the transfer deadline day transfer of Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid to Arsenal, only hours after the capital club's signing of Gareth Bale, his former team-mates expressed shock and disbelief about Ozil's departure.
Alvaro Arbeloa came to the defence of Real Madrid coach Jose Mourinho who is leaving the capital club and the defender believes it is a shame he is leaving.