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....
Barcelona striker Luis Suarez would only return to the English Premier League if it was to rejoin former club Liverpool, he revealed in a British newspaper interview published on Saturday....
England /
Premier League
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....
Dimitri Payet underlined why West Ham splashed out on a new contract for the France midfielder this week as his influential display helped rescue a 2-2 draw against Norwich 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
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....
VfL Wolfsburg warmed up for their midweek Champions League clash at Ghent with a 2-0 win over Ingolstadt on Saturday for their first victory since knocking Manchester United out of Europe last December....
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....
/
Champions League
One year after he was racially abused by Chelsea fans at a Paris metro station, Souleymane Sylla has been invited to attend the Champions League rematch between Chelsea and Paris Saint-Germain next Tuesday....
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....
Football
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....
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....
Dimitri Payet underlined why West Ham splashed out on a new contract for the France midfielder this week as his influential display helped rescue a 2-2 draw against Norwich on Saturday....
Shane Long struck as in-form Southampton climbed to within one point of the Premier League's European places with a 1-0 victory at relegation-threatened Swansea City on Saturday....
Club record signing Giannelli Imbula scored his first goal for Stoke City to set his new side on their way to a 3-1 Premier League win at Bournemouth on Saturday....
VfL Wolfsburg warmed up for their midweek Champions League clash at Ghent with a 2-0 win over Ingolstadt on Saturday for their first victory since knocking Manchester United out of Europe last December....