South Korea prepared for this weekend's Asian Cup final against Australia in a relaxed mood on Thursday, insisting all the pressure would be on the host nation....
Neymar bagged a double as Barcelona twice came from behind to book their place in the semi-finals of the Copa del Rey with a 3-2 win over nine-man Atletico Madrid to seal a 4-2 aggregate victory....
World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo has been banned for two matches after being sent-off for lashing out at Cordoba defender Edimar during Real Madrid's 2-1 win on Saturday....
Former Portugal and Real Madrid winger Luis Figo announced on Wednesday that he is to challenge incumbent Sepp Blatter in this year's FIFA presidential election....
England /
Premier League
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen said he told his team-mates "Just give me the ball" after continuing his run of crucial last-gasp goals with a late winner against Sheffield United....
Mauricio Pochettino said he was proud of his Tottenham Hotspur players after they reached the League Cup final but challenged his players to learn to "kill games"....
Arsenal announced on Wednesday that they have completed the signing of Brazilian defender Gabriel Paulista from Villarreal, with Joel Campbell moving in the opposite direction in a short-term loan deal....
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Asian Cup
Australia's talisman Tim Cahill brushed off retirement talk before the Asian Cup final and cannily labelled South Korea favourites as he indulged in some mind games on Thursday....
United Arab Emirates coach Mahdi Ali Thursday said his team were hopeful of ending a nearly 30-year absence from the World Cup after their run to the Asian Cup's last four....
Australia defender Ivan Franjic has received a boost in his fight to be fit for the Asian Cup final after scans cleared him of serious injury, a report said on Thursday....
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Africa Cup
Cameroon came into the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with hope that a new-look young side could make an impression in Equatorial Guinea and put their disastrous World Cup behind them....
Cameroon coach Volker Finke insisted his team had given everything despite a 1-0 defeat to the Ivory Coast on Wednesday which saw them eliminated from the Africa Cup of Nations at the group stage....
Football
Cameroon came into the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations with hope that a new-look young side could make an impression in Equatorial Guinea and put their disastrous World Cup behind them....
La Liga strugglers Levante have signed former Nigerian international forward Kalu Uche on a free transfer....
French winger Franck Ribery and Brazil defender Rafinha are both out of Friday's top-of-the-table Bundesliga clash for Bayern Munich at Wolfsburg, the German league leaders have confirmed....
Paris Saint Germain and Real Madrid could lead the race to buy Juventus star Paul Pogba although the French midfielder may remain in Italy for another season, his agent Mino Raiola said Thursday....
FIFA boss Joseph Blatter on Thursday submitted his candidature for a fifth term as president of world football's governing body....
Bayer Leverkusen plan to compound Borussia Dortmund's domestic misery when Germany's Champions League sides square off on Saturday at opposing ends of the Bundesliga spectrum following the winter break....
Roma striker Mattia Destro has agreed to join AC Milan, the struggling Serie A giants announced Thursday....
Tottenham Hotspur midfielder Christian Eriksen said he told his team-mates "Just give me the ball" after continuing his run of crucial last-gasp goals with a late winner against Sheffield United....
French winger Ribery and Brazil defender Rafinha are both set to miss Friday's top-of-the-table Bundesliga clash for Bayern Munich at Wolfsburg, according to reports in the German media....
South Korea prepared for this weekend's Asian Cup final against Australia in a relaxed mood on Thursday, insisting all the pressure would be on the host nation....