Wednesday, October 1, 2014
Kaka is Major League Soccer's highest-paid player. The Brazilian attacker is earning a base salary of US$6.6 million from Orlando City, according to figures released Monday by the MLS Players Union. Including a prorated share of compensation not specified to a specific year, his total earnings rise to a league-record US$7,167,500.
Paris Saint-Germain has even more reason to fear Barcelona star Lionel Messi when the teams meet in the Champions League on Tuesday.
Antonio Di Natale scored twice as Udinese beat struggling Parma 4-2 to move third in the Serie A standings on Monday.
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Move over Paris Saint-Germain, step up Marseille.
Monday, September 29, 2014
Lionel Messi scored his 400th and 401st goals for club and country and Neymar hit a hat trick as Barcelona thrashed Granada 6-0 in the Spanish league on Saturday.
After a disappointing 1-1 draw away to Toulouse on Saturday, Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc acknowledged his team needs to vastly improve for the upcoming Champions League clash with Barcelona.
Schalke defeated Borussia Dortmund 2-1 in the 167th Ruhr derby and Bayern Munich tightened its grip on top place in the Bundesliga with a 2-0 win at Cologne on Saturday.
The two sides of Wayne Rooney were on display Saturday as the Manchester United captain scored before being sent off for a reckless challenge.
Roma and Juventus stayed perfect in the Serie A as they beat Hellas Verona and Atalanta respectively on Saturday.
Sunday, September 28, 2014
Abdulaziz al-Bishi scored an injury-time winner as Saudi Arabia beat Uzbekistan 3-2 at the Asian Games Friday, while North Korea, Iraq and United Arab Emirates eased into the last eight.