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Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino (File | AP)
No FA action against Liverpool forward Roberto Firmino over spat with Everton defender Mason Holgate

Liverpool forward Firmino will face no disciplinary action following his clash with Everton's Holgate in the FA Cup.

22 Feb 2018

Leicester City football team (File | AP)
Leicester City pay EFL USD 4.3 million to settle fair play dispute

Leicester City have paid the English Football League 3.1 million euros to settle a Financial Fair Play dispute,

22 Feb 2018

Borussia Dortmund CEO Hans-Joachim Watzke | AP
Court rules Bundesliga clubs should pay police costs

Borussia Dortmund's chief executive officer Hans-Joachim Watzke has relatively little understanding for the verdict.

22 Feb 2018

Hotaru Yamaguchi (R) of Japan's Cerezo Osaka controls the ball as Zhang Linpeng (L) of China's Guangzhou Evergrande looks on during the AFC Champions League Group G football match. | AFP
Guangzhou Evergrande come up short again in Asian Champions League

Guangzhou Evergrande are still without a win after two games of Group G in the 2018 AFC Champions League.

22 Feb 2018

Bayern Munich midfielder Thomas Mueller (File | AP)
Bayern Munich midfielder Thomas Mueller swaps shirts with Olympic skier Thomas Dressen

There was a shirt swap with an Olympic twist Thomas Mueller met Germany's alpine skiing star Thomas Dressen.

22 Feb 2018

Cardiff ensured Ipswich didn't bounce back as Kenneth Zohore stabbed home from close range 25 minutes from time handed the Welsh side victory. (Photo | Cardiff City Twitter)
Cardiff City take advantage as Wolves blow two-goal lead

Cardiff City strengthened their position in the Championship automatic promotion places with victory at Ipswich.

22 Feb 2018

Kerala have been handed a tough draw in the Santosh Trophy final round. | EPS
Santosh Trophy draw hands tough tests to Kerala and Karnataka

The schedule for the final round of the Santosh Trophy are out and both Kerala and Karnataka — the two teams to have progressed from South Zone — have been handed tough draws.

22 Feb 2018

Chelsea gaffer Antonio Conte (File | AFP)
Chelsea capable of the incredible to spring Barcelona surprise: Antonio Conte

Antonio Conte believes Chelsea can do something incredible by knocking Barcelona out of the Champions League.

22 Feb 2018

Shakhtar Donetsk's Fred celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the Champions League, round of 16, first-leg soccer match against Roma. | AP
Fred gives Shakhtar Donetsk advantage over Roma in Champions League last 16

Shakhtar Donetsk fought back from a goal down as Fred's free-kick gave the Ukrainians a 2-1 victory over Roma.

22 Feb 2018

Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea, center, dives for a save during the Champions League round of sixteen first leg soccer match against Sevilla. | AP
David de Gea stars as Manchester United settle for Sevilla draw in Champions League last 16

David de Gea deflected the attention away from Paul Pogba with another spectacular display of goalkeeping against Sevilla.

22 Feb 2018

Real Madrid's Casemiro, centre, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal against Leganes during a Spanish La Liga soccer match. | AP
Real Madrid fightback to win without Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo was rested as Real Madrid came from behind to win 3-1 at Leganes on Wednesday.

22 Feb 2018

Kerala Blasters gaffer David James (File | PTI)
Former Liverpool goalie David James visits The National Inclusion Cup

David James gave a pleasant surprise to the young participants of The National Inclusion Cup by showing up at the tournament.

22 Feb 2018

Former UD Las Palmas winger Jonathan Viera (Photo | Las Palmas Twitter)
La Liga, RFEF allow UD Las Palmas to sign Jonathan Viera replacement

Las Palmas said it has received permission from La Liga and the RFEF to sign a player to replace winger Jonathan Viera.

22 Feb 2018

Everton midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye (File | AFP)
Idrissa Gana Gueye renews contract with Everton until 2022

English Premier League club Everton announced that it has extended the contract of midfielder Idrissa Gana Gueye until 2022.

22 Feb 2018

Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane | AP
Want to stay with Real Madrid: Zinedine Zidane

Zidane sought to quash media speculation about his future by stating emphatically that he wants to remain with the club.

22 Feb 2018

Villarreal's Portuguese defender Ruben Semedo (L) (File | AP)
Villarreal player Ruben Semedo arrested after 'violent incident'

Semedo, 23, was taken into custody after being arrested at his home in the early hours of Tuesday, the source said.

22 Feb 2018

Manchester United midfielder Nemanja Matic (File| AP)
Manchester United's Nemanja Matic gets a street in his hometown

The 29-year-old has given back to local football club Jedinstvo Ub, where he played in his youth, and financed the construction of an artificial grass pitch.

22 Feb 2018

Juventus player Blaise Matuidi (File | AP )
Blaise Matuidi back for Juventus but De Sciglio still unfit

Juventus said that De Sciglio was having problems with the left thigh injury he picked up in Sunday's 1-0 derby win against Torino.

22 Feb 2018

Former Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri (File | AP)
Ex Leicester City gaffer Claudio Ranieri says ready to quit Nantes for Italy national job

The 66-year-old has been one of the names touted as a possible replacement for Gian Piero Ventura who was forced to resign after Italy's shock failure to qualify for the World Cup in Russia.

22 Feb 2018

(Photo courtesy: Twitter/Brazil Football)
Barcelona agree 40 million euros deal for young Brazilian Arthur from Gremio: Reports

Arthur starred in last year's Copa Libertadores final as Gremio defeated Lanus of Argentina 3-1 on aggregate to claim the title for a third time.

22 Feb 2018

Bayern are waiting to see if the 26-year-old will miss Saturday's Bundesliga game at home to Hertha Berlin. (FIle | AP)
Restless Bayern Munich wait on James Rodriguez fitness after Champions League injury

The Colombian international limped off after 44 minutes of Tuesday night's 5-0 mauling of Besiktas in the Champions League last 16, first-leg tie.

21 Feb 2018