The Ivory Coast and pre-tournament favourites Algeria go head to head in Malabo on Sunday in what has the makings of a classic quarter-final at the Africa Cup of Nations....
One of world football's most intense rivalries will resume for the first time in nearly three years on Sunday as Celtic take on Rangers at Hampden for a place in the League Cup final....
Wolfsburg breathed life into the Bundesliga title race on Friday with a shock 4-1 hammering of leaders Bayern Munich, who suffered their heaviest league defeat for six years....
VfL Wolfsburg are poised to sign Chelsea's Germany international Andre Schuerrle for a club record transfer, according to German media reports, after selling Croatia's Ivica Olic to Hamburg on Friday....
England /
Premier League
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said banned Diego Costa needs to change his game after the Chelsea forward was hit with an immediate three-game ban Friday....
Swansea signed former England Under-21 midfielder Jack Cork from Southampton for an undisclosed fee on Friday....
World governing body FIFA insisted Friday that Hatem Ben Arfa has already played for two clubs this season and his transfer from Newcastle to Nice, therefore, cannot be validated....
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Asian Cup
Hosts Australia named an unchanged starting eleven for the Asian Cup final against South Korea on Saturday, while the Koreans made just one alteration for the heavyweight clash in Sydney....
Ali Mabkhout put one hand on the Asian Cup top-scorer award on Friday as the United Arab Emirates came from behind to beat 10-man Iraq 3-2 in an entertaining third-place play-off....
South Korea skipper Ki Sung-Yueng has spoken of his "shame" at the country's failure to lift the Asian Cup for 55 years as they prepare for Saturday's final against hosts Australia....
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Africa Cup
Guinea's place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals may have ultimately been won in a hotel meeting room, but that they got there at all was in large part down to Ibrahima Traore....
The Ivory Coast and pre-tournament favourites Algeria go head to head in Malabo on Sunday in what has the makings of a classic quarter-final at the Africa Cup of Nations....
Football
Hosts Australia named an unchanged starting eleven for the Asian Cup final against South Korea on Saturday, while the Koreans made just one alteration for the heavyweight clash in Sydney....
Guinea's place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals may have ultimately been won in a hotel meeting room, but that they got there at all was in large part down to Ibrahima Traore....
The Ivory Coast and pre-tournament favourites Algeria go head to head in Malabo on Sunday in what has the makings of a classic quarter-final at the Africa Cup of Nations....
Ezequiel Lavezzi scored the only goal as champions Paris Saint-Germain edged Rennes 1-0 on Friday to maintain their undefeated Ligue 1 home record and cut the gap on leaders Lyon to just one point....
Cedrick Mabwati, a 22-year-old African striker who played in La Liga last season, has been obtained by the Columbus Crew, the Major League Soccer club announced Friday....
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini said banned Diego Costa needs to change his game after the Chelsea forward was hit with an immediate three-game ban Friday....
Swansea signed former England Under-21 midfielder Jack Cork from Southampton for an undisclosed fee on Friday....
Colombia international footballer James Rodriguez is not just a hit on the terraces at Real Madrid -- he has now been voted as the "ideal lover" for legions of besotted Colombian women....
Former France winger David Ginola's bid for the FIFA presidency ended Friday after he failed to receive the required five nominations from football associations needed to continue his bid....
Wolfsburg breathed life into the Bundesliga title race on Friday with a shock 4-1 hammering of leaders Bayern Munich, who suffered their heaviest league defeat for six years....