Before the match, only Didier Drogba's name drew a louder cheer than Cesc Fàbregas. By the end of it, it was the man who
Reina quite clearly could have had a part to play at Anfield in the upcoming campaign had Rodgers opted against selling him. Every great team needs quality personnel in all positions and the goalkeeper is no different. Mignolet did not miss a minute for Liverpool in the Premier League last season, but what's to say he will not pick up an injury on the first day after the transfer window closes?
Belgium go into this match as firm favourites. With the depth in their squad and their current run of form, the Belgium boys will be hungry for their first competitive match in a major tournament in over a decade.
Members of Belgium's World Cup squad modelled their impressive physiques for an intimate black and white art exhibition in
Thibaut Courtois will not face the ambivalent scenario of starting for Atlético Madrid against parent club Chelsea should
Yohan Cabaye will complete his transfer to Paris Saint-Germain this week after Newcastle accepted a £19 million offer. The
He may not be mentioned in the same breath as the world's best, and nor should he be. But given he's only 24, there's every chance he could be one day.