Monday, November 23, 2015
Jamie Vardy tied the Premier League record for scoring in consecutive games to help Leicester climb surprisingly to the top of the standings on Saturday, when English soccer paid tribute to the victims of the Paris attacks.
Javi Martinez made the breakthrough for Bayern Munich to extend its German league lead with a 3-1 win at Schalke on Saturday, when all Bundesliga games were played amid increased security measures.
Eleven doves of peace were released and a minute's silence was impeccably observed before Lorient's home match against Paris Saint-Germain on Saturday, in remembrance of the 130 people killed in last week's attacks in Paris.
Sunday, November 22, 2015
One week after the terror attacks that killed 130 people in Paris, the French soccer league resumed Friday as Nice beat Lyon 3-0 in a somber atmosphere.
Hamburger SV took advantage of Borussia Dortmund's mistakes to win 3-1 on Friday, in the first Bundesliga match since Germany players went through two terrorist scares in the past week.
Saturday, November 21, 2015
Gianluigi Buffon celebrated 20 years of playing in Serie A on Thursday as the Juventus and Italy goalkeeping great was hailed by his fellow professionals.
China's most successful soccer team Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao are hot favorites to win the AFC Champions League on Saturday, but the club's business is far from a surefire bet.
Friday, November 20, 2015
During Brazilian star Neymar's two-and-a-half year spell at Barcelona, there has been one continuous soundbite from the softly spoken 23-year-old: "I'm here to learn from the best."
Thursday, November 19, 2015
Sweden earned a ticket to the 2016 European Championship after drawing with Denmark 2-2 in the second-leg playoff on Tuesday.