Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane encouraged Croatian playmaker Luka Modric to shoot more often as his first league goal of the season salvaged a 2-1 win at Granada on Sunday....
Hamburg broke their run of three successive Bundesliga defeats with a 1-1 draw at home to Cologne on Sunday on a weekend of stalemates for Germany's top sides....
Diego Costa pounced in stoppage time as Chelsea nipped Manchester United's mini-revival in the bud with a 1-1 draw in the Premier League on Sunday....
Arsenal returned to third place in the Premier League after Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's goals ended a four-game winless streak with a 2-0 victory at Bournemouth on Sunday....
England /
Premier League
Chelsea captain John Terry reiterated his desire to extend his contract with the Premier League champions on Sunday, a week after announcing he would leave at the season's end....
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has dismissed reports that the club have approached Jose Mourinho about succeeding him at Old Trafford, in comments published by British newspapers on Sunday....
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini declared Leicester City Premier League title favourites after Claudio Ranieri masterminded a stunning 3-1 victory over his side at the Etihad Stadium....
Spain /
Primera División
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane encouraged Croatian playmaker Luka Modric to shoot more often as his first league goal of the season salvaged a 2-1 win at Granada on Sunday....
Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta admitted the European champions were far from their brilliant best despite taking another step towards retaining their La Liga title with a 2-0 win at bottom of the table Levante on Sunday....
Germany /
Bundesliga
Hamburg broke their run of three league defeats with a 1-1 draw at home to Cologne on Sunday in the Bundesliga on a weekend of stalemates for Germany's top sides....
Wolfsburg's coach Dieter Hecking cracked the whip on Sunday with his team in Bundesliga free-fall since knocking Manchester United out of Europe and their Champions League clash at Ghent just 10 days away....
Italy /
Serie A
A second-half leveller from former Sunderland striker Emanuele Giaccherini dented 10-man Fiorentina's Serie A title hopes in a 1-1 draw at the Renato Dall'Ara stadium on Saturday....
Thousands of Napoli fans are set to show their support for racism victim Kalidou Koulibaly by donning masks of the defender when the Serie A title challengers host Carpi on Sunday....
France /
Ligue 1
Paris Saint Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi will not be in the squad for the trip to Marseille on Sunday as he continues to be chased by Chinese club Shanghai Greenland Shenhua....
Monaco's hopes of Champions League football next season got a boost with a 1-0 win over Nice on Saturday as Lyon rekindled their European challenge by beating Angers 3-0....
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Champions League
Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc insisted Saturday that negotiations with the Ligue 1 giants over a contract extension were advancing and were not linked to success in the Champions League....
Manuel Pellegrini has warned the Football Association that he will select an under-strength Manchester City team for their FA Cup tie against Chelsea unless the English game's governing body bow to his scheduling demands....
Football
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane encouraged Croatian playmaker Luka Modric to shoot more often as his first league goal of the season salvaged a 2-1 win at Granada on Sunday....
Chelsea captain John Terry reiterated his desire to extend his contract with the Premier League champions on Sunday, a week after announcing he would leave at the season's end....
Mamelodi Sundowns scored five goals in the South African Premiership for the first time this season to trounce Free State Stars 5-2 Sunday and widen their lead to six points....
Hamburg broke their run of three league defeats with a 1-1 draw at home to Cologne on Sunday in the Bundesliga on a weekend of stalemates for Germany's top sides....
Wolfsburg's coach Dieter Hecking cracked the whip on Sunday with his team in Bundesliga free-fall since knocking Manchester United out of Europe and their Champions League clash at Ghent just 10 days away....
Barcelona captain Andres Iniesta admitted the European champions were far from their brilliant best despite taking another step towards retaining their La Liga title with a 2-0 win at bottom of the table Levante on Sunday....
Barcelona equalled a club record of 28 games unbeaten to move three points clear at the top of La Liga with a hard-fought 2-0 win at Levante on Sunday....
Hamburg broke their run of three successive Bundesliga defeats with a 1-1 draw at home to Cologne on Sunday on a weekend of stalemates for Germany's top sides....
Diego Costa pounced in stoppage time as Chelsea nipped Manchester United's mini-revival in the bud with a 1-1 draw in the Premier League on Sunday....
Arsenal returned to third place in the Premier League after Mesut Ozil and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's goals ended a four-game winless streak with a 2-0 victory at Bournemouth on Sunday....