Diafra Sakho's header saw West Ham beat Bristol City 1-0 on Sunday as they avoided becoming the latest Premier League side to be knocked out by lower league opposition on a sensational weekend of FA Cup action....
French league leaders Lyon will be without key striker Alexandre Lacazette after he was forced off against Metz with a thigh injury, the club announced....
Serie A title challengers Roma are sweating on Kevin Strootman after the Dutchman was forced off with a suspected knee injury during a 1-1 draw away to Fiorentina on Sunday....
Iran's protest that Iraq fielded an ineligible player in their stormy Asian Cup quarter-final loss was rejected on Sunday, an Iranian official told AFP....
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Premier League
Didier Drogba said Sunday he wanted to remain a member of the Chelsea "family" beyond the end of the current English season....
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insisted Mario Balotelli must do more in training as he prepared to welcome back fellow forward Daniel Sturridge to first-team action....
La Liga side Villarreal announced on Saturday that they have reached an agreement with Arsenal for the transfer of Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista....
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Asian Cup
Australia's Tim Cahill is celebrating his Asian Cup heroics by retweeting a series of bizarre memes of himself, from floating in space to rodeo-riding a rhino, sparking a social media trend....
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou says Tuesday's Asian Cup semi-final in Newcastle between the free-scoring Socceroos and the tournament's surprise package United Arab Emirates is not about the new "Messi or Ronaldo"....
The captain of Iraq's football team Sunday urged fans to refrain from shooting in the air after celebratory gunfire reportedly wounded dozens following a victory against Iran....
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Africa Cup
French coach Claude le Roy enhanced a remarkable record as Congo Brazzaville defeated Burkina Faso 2-1 on Sunday to reach the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals....
Hosts Equatorial Guinea advanced to the quarter-finals of the Africa Cup of Nations amid emotional scenes on Sunday as second-half goals by Javier Balboa and Iban Edu secured a 2-0 win over Gabon in Bata....
Football
Australia's Tim Cahill is celebrating his Asian Cup heroics by retweeting a series of bizarre memes of himself, from floating in space to rodeo-riding a rhino, sparking a social media trend....
Australia coach Ange Postecoglou says Tuesday's Asian Cup semi-final in Newcastle between the free-scoring Socceroos and the tournament's surprise package United Arab Emirates is not about the new "Messi or Ronaldo"....
Arsene Wenger believes the weekend's series of FA Cup shocks represent a "warning" for his Arsenal side....
The Bundesliga resumes on Friday for Bayern Munich's top-of-the-table clash at VfL Wolfsburg, but some of the Bavarian giants' German league rivals are already waving the white flag....
Still getting over Brazil's World Cup semi-final debacle at the hands of eventual winners Germany, fears have been expressed for the future well-being of the domestic league amid an ongoing exodus to Europe, but also China....
With Chelsea reeling from FA Cup humiliation, Liverpool will visit Stamford Bridge for their League Cup semi-final second leg on Tuesday with increased confidence of reaching the final....
Didier Drogba said Sunday he wanted to remain a member of the Chelsea "family" beyond the end of the current English season....
Lyon reeled off their seventh consecutive Ligue 1 win on Sunday, a 2-0 defeat of 10-man Metz pushing them four points clear, as Paris Saint-Germain moved level with second-placed Marseille....
Valencia leapfrogged Sevilla into fourth in La Liga with a 3-1 win over the Andalusians in a match filled with controversy and three penalties on Sunday....
Serie A title challengers Roma are sweating on Kevin Strootman after the Dutchman was forced off with a suspected knee injury during a 1-1 draw away to Fiorentina on Sunday....