France head coach, Didier Deschamps, believes his side are’ no longer among the elite teams’ and won’t win the World Cup in Brazil.
Barcelona’s hopes to retain their La Liga title have taken another massive blow following their 2-0 defeat at Granada on Saturday.
Real Madrid and defending champions FC Bayern Munich are set for a titanic UEFA Champions League semi-final after being drawn to face one another on Friday.
Bayern Munich booked their spot in the semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League after defeating Manchester United 3-1 in the second leg quarter-final clash at the Allianz Arena.
Karim Benzema got two assists as Real Madrid moved on top of the Spanish log with their 4-0 win over Almeria at the Bernabeau Stadium on Saturday evening.
A single goal from Koke handed Atletico Madrid a slender 1-0 win in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League quarterfinal match at the Estadio Vicente Calderon on Wednesday night and consequently dumped Barcelona out of the competition 2-1 on aggregate.
A goal from Philippe Coutinho in the 78th minute saw Liverpool run out 3-2 winners over Manchester City in an English Premier League match at Anfield on Sunday afternoon.
Barcelona’s chance of winning the La Liga took a knock on Saturday evening when they lost 1-0 away to Granada at the Estadio Los Carmenes.
In-form Marco Reus was among the goals as Borussia Dortmund handed Bundesliga champions, Bayern Munich, their biggest defeat of the 2013/14 season in a match played on Saturday evening at Allianz Arena.