- Trollstation, the idiot pitch invaders at Spurs v Partizan, admit they are Arsenal supporters
- Angel Di Maria compares Man United’s Wayne Rooney to Lionel Messi [Daily Mail]
- Respect! Bayern’s Mario Gotze is selling his World Cup winning boot for charity [Bild]
- Man United want Real Madrid’s Carlo Ancelotti to replace Van Gaal, may offer €16m a year [Tuttosport]
- Robin van Persie isn’t good enough for Man United [Star & Sun]
Barcelona thrash Cordoba 5-0 to advance in Copa del Rey
Barcelona 5 – Cordoba 0 (Copa del Rey, 2nd leg, January 10, 2013) (agg 7-0) (Alternative highlights & Longer highlights.) Alexis Sanchez almost broke the deadlock after 75 seconds, but the keeper smothered well. Thiago opened the scoring for Barcelona and David Villa added a second with a special goal to remind the manager of his ability. David Villa added a second with a well-struck shot that rebounded in off the post. Alexis Sanchez got on the scoresheet too, heading home from a corner. Thiago came close to adding another with a fine effort. Alexis did grab a second soon after, charging the ball in.
- Updated: January 10, 2013