Real to face Dortmund in ECL group

Real Madrid have been drawn in a group that contains Borussia Dortmund in the Champions League.

Blatter fights FIFA ban in marathon final appeal

Lausanne (AFP) - Former FIFA president Sepp Blatter fought to overturn his ban from football in a marathon, 14-hour appeal hearing on Thursday, in a long-shot bid at redemption after his career ended …


West Ham knocked out of Europa League

Paris (AFP) - English Premier League club West Ham suffered a shock defeat by Romanian side Astra Giurgiu on Thursday that saw them knocked out of the Europa League in a mirror image of last season's …


Ronaldo crowned UEFA Best Player in Europe

Monaco (AFP) - Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo won the UEFA Best Men's Player in Europe Award on Thursday after winning both last season's Champions League and Euro 2016 with Portugal.


Bravo joins City as Hart's replacement

London (AFP) - Manchester City have completed their swoop for Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo to push Joe Hart closer to an unwanted exit from the Premier League club.