Fourth-tier Belfort made it through to the French Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday after knocking out Ligue 1 outfit Montpellier in a dramatic penalty shootout, while holders Rennes edged 5-4 a nine-goal thriller with top flight Angers....
Manchester United are confident of completing the transfer of Portuguese international midfielder Bruno Fernandes after a breakthrough in negotiations with Sporting Lisbon, according to widespread reports in the British media on Tuesday....
Cardiff City have made a legal complaint in a French court to "fully understand" the events surrounding the air crash death of Emiliano Sala, the Championship club told AFP on Tuesday....
The president of the German FA has ramped up the pressure on coach Joachim Löw by saying he expects the national team to reach at least the semi-finals of Euro 2020....
Premier League
Fernandinho has signed a one-year contract extension with Manchester City, the English Premier League champions announced on Tuesday....
Premier League clubs have until Friday to boost their squads but there has so far been little desire for a spending spree from the richest league in the world....
Tottenham have exercised their option to convert the loan signing of Giovani Lo Celso from Real Betis into a permanent deal, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday....
Primera División
French international Hatem Ben Arfa, without a club since leaving Rennes in the summer, has signed a six-month contract with Valladolid the Spanish club announced on Tuesday....
Real Madrid moved top of La Liga for the first time since October on Sunday after grinding out a 1-0 win away at Real Valladolid to make Barcelona pay for their surprise defeat to Valencia....
Atletico Madrid's goalscoring troubles resurfaced as they drew 0-0 at home to a struggling Leganes side that finished with a defender in goal after the dismissal of Ivan Cuellar....
Bundesliga
Marcelo Bielsa's Leeds announced on Monday they had signed France Under-21 international Jean-Kevin Augustin on loan from RB Leipzig as they push for promotion to the Premier League....
Werder Bremen sank further into relegation trouble on Sunday after slumping to a 3-0 home Bundesliga defeat at the hands of Europe-chasing Hoffenheim....
Robert Lewandowski hit his 21st league goal of the season as Bayern Munich thrashed Schalke 5-0 to cut RB Leipzig's lead at the top of the Bundesliga to one point on Saturday....
Serie A
Brazilian defender Roger Ibanez da Silva has joined Roma from Serie A rivals Atalanta on an 18-month loan deal which includes an obligation to buy, both Italian clubs said on Monday....
Piotr Zielinski and Lorenzo Insigne scored in the second half as struggling Napoli shocked champions Juventus 2-1 to spoil coach Maurizio Sarri's return to the Stadio San Paolo on Sunday....
Radja Nainggolan grabbed the equaliser in a 1-1 draw for Cagliari to dent the title ambitions of his parent club Inter Milan, who struggled to a third consecutive stalemate on Sunday....
Championship
Barnsley's Bambo Diaby is the subject of a Football Association probe over a potential doping violation....
West Brom's winless run in the Championship stretched to six games as they blew the chance to open up a four-point lead at the top after a 1-0 defeat at home to Stoke on Monday....
Nottingham Forest boosted their bid for promotion to the Premier League as Joe Lolley's brace clinched a 3-1 win over Luton on Sunday....
Champions League
Kylian Mbappe says he is dreaming of helping Paris Saint-Germain win a first Champions League trophy this year, as well as leading France to the title at Euro 2020 and the Olympic Games in Tokyo....
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola believes his side must maintain high standards in the Premier League if they are to lift silverware in three cup competitions this season....
A Portuguese court decided on Friday to go ahead with the trial of Rui Pinto, the hacker behind the Football Leaks, one of his lawyers said....
Europa League
Manchester United will take on Club Brugge in the last 32 of the Europa League while struggling Arsenal will face Greek side Olympiakos following Monday's draw in Nyon....
Teenager Mason Greenwood again grabbed his chances for Manchester United, scoring twice in a 4-0 thrashing of AZ Alkmaar in the Europa League on Thursday....
Arsenal came back from 2-0 down to draw 2-2 at Standard Liege and make sure of a place in the Europa League last 32 as Group F winners on Thursday....
AFC Champions League
Fedi Ben Choug made a dramatic impact off the bench for holders Esperance of Tunisia this weekend in a 2-2 draw with Raja Casablanca of Morocco, which qualified both clubs for the CAF Champions League quarter-finals....
Two Iranian football clubs' AFC Champions League preliminary round matches have been moved to a neutral country because of security fears, Asia football's governing body announced Wednesday....
Football
Fernandinho has signed a one-year contract extension with Manchester City, the English Premier League champions announced on Tuesday....
Lyon striker Ada Hegerberg, the 2018 women's footballer of the year, will be out for several months after rupturing knee ligaments, the club said Tuesday....
Premier League clubs have until Friday to boost their squads but there has so far been little desire for a spending spree from the richest league in the world....
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp is adamant he has to take a stand over the clash between the midwinter break and FA Cup replays or nothing will ever change....
Pep Guardiola has said he did not intend to upset Manchester City fans with comments about the size of the crowd at the Etihad Stadium for Sunday's FA Cup clash with Fulham....
Fourth-tier Belfort made it through to the French Cup quarter-finals on Tuesday after knocking out Ligue 1 outfit Montpellier in a dramatic penalty shootout, while holders Rennes edged 5-4 a nine-goal thriller with top flight Angers....
Manchester United are confident of completing the transfer of Portuguese international midfielder Bruno Fernandes after a breakthrough in negotiations with Sporting Lisbon, according to widespread reports in the British media on Tuesday....
Cardiff City have made a legal complaint in a French court to "fully understand" the events surrounding the air crash death of Emiliano Sala, the Championship club told AFP on Tuesday....
The president of the German FA has ramped up the pressure on coach Joachim Löw by saying he expects the national team to reach at least the semi-finals of Euro 2020....
A group of RB Leipzig stars has been slammed as 'decadent' by a senior figure at the Bundesliga leaders for bringing a celebrity barber over from England to give haircuts before their shock defeat at Eintracht Frankfurt last weekend....