Luis Figo has been prevented from playing for the Barcelona legend’s team. Photo: Firo Foto/Getty Images

Luis Figo’s decision to quit the Nou Camp for the Bernabéu fifteen years ago has not been forgotten, and certainly not forgiven by Barcelona. The Cata(...)

Louis van Gaal. Photograph: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal has been appointed manager of Manchester United on a three-year deal and vowed to “make history” at the club. The Netherlands coach wi(...)

Chelsea’s goalkeeper Petr Cech collides with Atletico Madrid’s Raul Garcia (8) during their Champions League semi-final first leg soccer match at the Vicente Calderon stadium in Madrid. Photograph: Paul Hanna / Reuters

Atletico Madrid 0 Chelsea 0 There is no point in dressing it up as s(...)

Peter Schmeichel (signed from Brondby, 1991) — Widely regarded as the greatest goalkeeper in Premier League history, the Dane’s heroic efforts prov(...)