Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini played down the significance of his side's midweek trip to Abu Dhabi after they were humbled 2-0 at home by Middlesbrough in the FA Cup....
Chelsea were victims of one of the greatest-ever FA Cup upsets as third tier Bradford City stormed back from two goals down to earn a stunning 4-2 victory at Stamford Bridge on Saturday....
European champions Real Madrid have completed the signing of Brazilian under-21 international midfielder Lucas Silva from Cruzeiro....
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....
England /
Premier League
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....
Bolton Wanderers goalkeeper Adam Bogdan led a spirited defensive display as the Championship side earned themselves a fourth round FA Cup replay following a goalless draw at Liverpool on Saturday....
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Asian Cup
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....
A top Iranian official on Sunday called for a life ban for Australian referee Ben Williams after a bungling display in their tempestuous Asian Cup quarter-final loss to Iraq....
South Korea will be praying lightning does not strike twice when they face Iraq in the Asian Cup semi-finals on Monday, having limped to the last four battered and bruised....
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Africa Cup
The glut of first-round draws at the 2015 Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea does not surprise former African superstar Kalusha Bwalya....
Tunisia coach Georges Leekens has said he expects his team's fighting spirit to get them past DR Congo in their final Africa Cup of Nations Group B match on Monday....
Football
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....
The glut of first-round draws at the 2015 Cup of Nations in Equatorial Guinea does not surprise former African superstar Kalusha Bwalya....
Tunisia coach Georges Leekens has said he expects his team's fighting spirit to get them past DR Congo in their final Africa Cup of Nations Group B match on Monday....
A top Iranian official on Sunday called for a life ban for Australian referee Ben Williams after a bungling display in their tempestuous Asian Cup quarter-final loss to Iraq....
An inability to get the best out of Yaya Toure has contributed to leaving the Africa Cup of Nations hopes of Herve Renard's Ivory Coast in the balance with one crucial group game to come....
South Korea will be praying lightning does not strike twice when they face Iraq in the Asian Cup semi-finals on Monday, having limped to the last four battered and bruised....
Former champions Zambia must defeat Cape Verde on Monday to keep alive their hopes of reaching the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals in Equatorial Guinea....
The 2022 World Cup in Qatar looks increasingly likely to be played in November and December to avoid the region's blazing summer heat, Asia's football supremo said....
Australia have turned up the heat on the United Arab Emirates before Tuesday's Asian Cup semi-final, warning the Gulf side that they would "choke them until they're blue"....
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....