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Spain in Crisis Talks with Germany over €300bn Bailout

Bailout Bingo

Germany's finance minister, Wolfgang Schäuble, will meet his Spanish counterpart, Luis de Guindos, for crisis talks on Tuesday amid fears that spiralling bond yields in the eurozone's fourth biggest economy will force it to seek a €300bn bailout from the European Union and the International Monetary Fund.

Van Persie and Modric Prove Liverpool's Steven Gerrard To Be The Exception

Steven Gerrard

Well, Tottenham's Luka Modric is said to have skipped training, and Arsenal's Robin van Persie has missed the club's Far East tour. Both have made it clear that they want out. Liverpool's Steven Gerrard, on the other hand, will rock up to Melwood and soon begin his 15th senior campaign for the club he has been associated with since 1987 (when he was just 7 years old).