Welsh star Gareth Bale will miss Real Madrid's trip to Granada in La Liga on Saturday having failed to recover from an abdominal muscle injury....
Just when Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers thought he had had enough of answering awkward questions about controversial striker Mario Balotelli and the club's defence, talismanic skipper Steven Gerrard said he could leave Anfield at the end of the season....
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc on Friday revealed that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is recovering well from a nagging heel problem but admitted the Swede will miss Saturday's Ligue 1 trip to Lorient....
Manchester City midfielder David Silva will miss Sunday's derby against Manchester United and could be out of action for up to a month with a knee injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini said Friday....
England /
Premier League
Jose Mourinho said Friday that star striker Diego Costa would return for Premier League leaders Chelsea's all-London clash at home to strugglers Queens Park Rangers on Saturday....
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects England midfielder Jack Wilshere to miss the Gunners' Premier League match at home to Burnley on Saturday....
Gary Cahill admits he feels under pressure from Kurt Zouma in his battle to remain first choice Chelsea centre-back....
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Champions League
Portuguese side Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday failed in their protest to UEFA over last week's controversial 4-3 Champions League loss to German outfit Schalke 04....
CSKA Moscow's penalty for their fans' racists chants was reduced by UEFA's appeal commission, the European football governing body said Tuesday....
Football
Borussia Moenchengladbach can equal a 40-year-old club record by beating Hoffenheim on Sunday to stay second to Bayern Munich in the Bundesliga, but coach Lucien Favre just wants three points....
Stephen Keshi has been re-appointed as coach of African champions Nigeria after he was sacked earlier this month, in the latest twist in a long-running battle for control of the country's football federation....
Jose Mourinho said Friday that star striker Diego Costa would return for Premier League leaders Chelsea's all-London clash at home to strugglers Queens Park Rangers on Saturday....
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola insists Saturday's Bundesliga opponents Borussia Dortmund remain the Bavarians' main title rivals despite the 14-point gulf between the teams in the table....
On the eve of their Bundesliga showdown, Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has insisted his club are not trying to weaken rivals Borussia Dortmund by attempting to sign Marco Reus....
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects England midfielder Jack Wilshere to miss the Gunners' Premier League match at home to Burnley on Saturday....
Welsh star Gareth Bale will miss Real Madrid's trip to Granada in La Liga on Saturday having failed to recover from an abdominal muscle injury....
Just when Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers thought he had had enough of answering awkward questions about controversial striker Mario Balotelli and the club's defence, talismanic skipper Steven Gerrard said he could leave Anfield at the end of the season....
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc on Friday revealed that Zlatan Ibrahimovic is recovering well from a nagging heel problem but admitted the Swede will miss Saturday's Ligue 1 trip to Lorient....
Manchester City midfielder David Silva will miss Sunday's derby against Manchester United and could be out of action for up to a month with a knee injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini said Friday....