The Argentine superstar proved the difference for Barcelona, breaking the resolve of Bayern Munich.
The fit-again midfielder has been so pleased with the team's recent upturn in form that he's content with a bit-part role for now.
The Mexican is currently on loan at Real Madrid from Manchester United, but looks set to leave Old Trafford in the summer.
Steve McClaren has been linked with Premier League outfit Newcastle United, but he is staying at Championship club Derby County.
The Frenchman has been criticised in some quarters despite his good goalscoring record.
Former West Ham United striker Benni McCarthy speaks highly of both ex-Chelsea man Deco and former Derby County midfielder Robbie Savage.
Ronny Deila has led Celtic to Scottish Premiership and Scottish League Cup success this season.
The Dutch striker must play from the kick-off if Newcastle are to grab a crucial victory.
West Ham United are reportedly interested in signing Bayer Leverkusen utility man Stefan Reinartz.
The former Southampton star knows he can do a lot better than he has this season, fitness permitting.