Tests have revealed Bayern Munich's David Alaba has torn ligaments in his knee, though he has vowed to give it his all to return before the end of the season.
Borussia Monchengladbach midfielder Thorgan Hazard has told Sport Bild that he hopes to reunite with his brother Eden at Chelsea one day.
The younger brother
Michael Carrick will have had the longest England career of any outfield player since Sir Stanley Matthews if he appears at Euro 2016.
The Manchester United
Bayer Leverkusen goalkeeper Bernd Leno has said he is flattered by rumours linking him with a move to Real Madrid but said he has no plans to move on.