Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice as Real Madrid overcame a stiff test from Athletic Bilbao to move within a point of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 4-2 win on Saturday....
Henrikh Mkhitaryan's superb second-half goal sealed Borussia Dortmund's 1-0 win over Hanover 96 on Saturday to trim Bayern Munich's lead at the top of the Bundesliga to five points....
David de Gea's cruel 82nd-minute own goal condemned Manchester United to a 2-1 defeat at struggling Sunderland on Saturday that compromised their hopes of Champions League qualification....
Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri has scoffed at suggestions that the Premier League leaders are under increased pressure ahead of their trip to title rivals Arsenal on Sunday....
England /
Premier League
Chelsea ended their wait for a first home Premier League win under Guus Hiddink with a 5-1 demolition of struggling Newcastle on Saturday....
Watford heaped more misery on Crystal Palace as their winless Premier League run stretched to nine matches with a 2-1 defeat at Selhurst Park on Saturday....
Venezuelan striker Salomon Rondon scored a potentially priceless goal as West Bromwich Albion eased their Premier League relegation concerns with a hard-earned 1-0 victory at Everton on Saturday....
Spain /
Primera División
In a stellar 12-year career, Lionel Messi has won the world player of the year award five times and broken endless goalscoring records, but he had never been named player of the month in Spain, until now....
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane said Friday Gareth Bale will only return to competitive action when he is 100 percent fit as the Welshman continues his recovery from a calf injury....
Germany /
Bundesliga
Bundesliga strugglers Augsburg insist they are relishing their forthcoming dream home ties against Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich and Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool....
Bayern Munich's injury crisis in defence has deepened with centre-back Holger Badstuber out for the next three months after undergoing surgery on a broken ankle, the club confirmed Saturday....
Italy /
Serie A
A brace of goals in either half from striker Daniel Ciofani boosted Frosinone's bid to beat the drop from Serie A in a shock 2-1 win at Empoli on Saturday....
Gonzalo Higuain says Napoli have no intention of buckling under pressure as they continue their quest for a first Scudetto in 26 years with a hotly-anticipated visit to champions Juventus on Saturday....
France /
Ligue 1
A much-changed Paris Saint-Germain warmed up for their Champions League showdown with Chelsea with a low-key goalless draw at home to struggling Lille at the Parc des Princes on Saturday....
Three of the suspects charged in the Mathieu Valbuena sex-tape blackmail affair involving France striker Karim Benzema have been released from custody, the public prosecutor in Versailles, near Paris, said on Friday....
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Champions League
John Terry is a doubt for Chelsea's Champions League game at Paris Saint-Germain after being forced off by injury during his side's 5-1 win over Newcastle United on Saturday....
Bayern Munich's injury crisis in defence has deepened with centre-back Holger Badstuber out for the next three months after undergoing surgery on a broken ankle, the club confirmed Saturday....
Football
Bundesliga strugglers Augsburg insist they are relishing their forthcoming dream home ties against Pep Guardiola's Bayern Munich and Jurgen Klopp's Liverpool....
John Terry is a doubt for Chelsea's Champions League game at Paris Saint-Germain after being forced off by injury during his side's 5-1 win over Newcastle United on Saturday....
Chelsea ended their wait for a first home Premier League win under Guus Hiddink with a 5-1 demolition of struggling Newcastle on Saturday....
Bayern Munich's injury crisis in defence has deepened with centre-back Holger Badstuber out for the next three months after undergoing surgery on a broken ankle, the club confirmed Saturday....
Celtic moved three points clear at the top of the Scottish Premiership with a 2-0 win over Ross County as they gained some revenge for their recent League Cup semi-final defeat....
A much-changed Paris Saint-Germain warmed up for their Champions League showdown with Chelsea with a low-key goalless draw at home to struggling Lille at the Parc des Princes on Saturday....
Hull's bid for a quick return to the Premier League gathered pace as they swept back to the top of the Championship with a 2-0 win against Blackburn on Saturday....
Julian Nagelsmann, 28, became the youngest ever coach in Germany's top flight on Saturday as his Hoffenheim side drew 1-1 at Werder Bremen in the Bundesliga's basement battle....
Watford heaped more misery on Crystal Palace as their winless Premier League run stretched to nine matches with a 2-1 defeat at Selhurst Park on Saturday....
Cristiano Ronaldo struck twice as Real Madrid overcame a stiff test from Athletic Bilbao to move within a point of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a 4-2 win on Saturday....