Diehard Plymouth Argyle fan Chris Wood, better known as Bastille drummer Woody, speaks to FIFA.com on the ups and downs of supporting a lower league side and what he expects to see at the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil.
FIFPro, the worldwide players’ union, and FIFA today announced the 15 midfielders shortlisted for the FIFA FIFPro World XI 2013 as part of the final 55-player shortlist to be revealed on 9 December 2013.
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo has said that he wants to avoid Spain, Brazil and Germany in Friday's Final Draw for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™.
Gareth Bale may have scored his first hat-trick for Real Madrid in their 4-0 win over Valladolid, but the Welshman is still adamant that Cristiano Ronaldo is the top performer at Los Blancos, and in the world as a whole.
Real Madrid are three points behind Spanish La Liga leaders Barcelona and Atletico Madrid with a 4-0 rout of Real Valladolid, spurred on by Gareth Bale's hat-trick, while Atleti kept pace with Barça with a 2-0 victory at Elche.
Cristiano Ronaldo will play no part in Real Madrid's match against Real Valladolid at the weekend, with coach Carlo Ancelotti saying he wants to take no risks over the Portuguese star's fitness.