sapta, I think it's more to do with his contract. He wants a huge deal, and they presumably want to show their strength as they won't fancy a host of players asking for big pay rises.
Sapta, I think Kroos has been playing them and they are not the sort of club who relish being played. He's been making huge demands and Bayern are very much of the, "No-one's bigger than the club' school.
I'd be very surprised if Germany got rid of Loew. Two finals and two SFs are a very decent record. Something shiny would be nice though
There's beautiful sunshine in Rio de Janeiro, and it's a perfect day to become a world champion. Just 23 minutes to go now - who are you backing?
Argentina to win a scrappy game 1-0 with a Garay header from a set-piece.
union, whiskey on the rocks as ever.