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....
Second place in Group D at the Africa Cup of Nations will be decided by a drawing of lots in Equatorial Guinea Thursday after Guinea and Mali drew 1-1 in Mongomo to finish joint second....
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
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....
English winger Callum McManaman has joined West Bromwich Albion from second-tier Wigan Athletic on a three-and-a-half-year contract, the Premier League club announced on Wednesday....
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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....
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....
South Korea could thrive in the role of underdogs when they face hosts Australia in the Asian Cup final this weekend, says skipper Ki Sung-Yueng....
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Africa Cup
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....
Max-Alain Gradel was the hero once again for the Ivory Coast on Wednesday as his thumping strike secured a 1-0 win against Cameroon and took the Elephants into the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals....
Football
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....
A goal one minute from time from Alvaro Morata gave Juventus a 1-0 win at Parma and a place in the Italian Cup semi-finals on Wednesday....
Bayern Munich resume their seemingly relentless march towards a third straight Bundesliga title on Friday with coach Pep Guardiola relishing their clash at second-placed Wolfsburg....
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"....
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....
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....
Singaporean defender Safuwan Baharudin has joined Melbourne City for the rest of Australia's A-League season, the club said Thursday....
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....
Second place in Group D at the Africa Cup of Nations will be decided by a drawing of lots in Equatorial Guinea Thursday after Guinea and Mali drew 1-1 in Mongomo to finish joint second....
Australia goalkeeper Mathew Ryan on Thursday insisted that reports linking him to English giants Liverpool will not distract him from this weekend's Asian Cup final against South Korea....