Saturday, September 26, 2015
Humiliated European champions Barcelona can bounce back from their midweek 4-1 thrashing at the hands of Celta Vigo when Las Palmas visit the Camp Nou on Saturday.
The Spanish league would be unimaginable without Catalan clubs in it, La Liga's president said Thursday.
Brazilian defender Rafael Toloi scored in the first half to give Atalanta a 1-0 win at Empoli in Thursday's lone Serie A match.
The Ligue 1 season may only be seven matches old but the question already being asked in France is whether any of the other 19 top flight clubs can make a serious challenge to three-time defending champions Paris Saint-Germain.
Monaco came from behind to beat Montpellier 3-2 on Thursday with Fabinho scoring the winner from the penalty spot in second-half stoppage time.
Marseille has been ordered to close sections of the Velodrome stadium for its next league match following crowd trouble last weekend.
FIFA relented and handed over emails from suspended official Jerome Valcke on Thursday, having blocked access even as Sepp Blatter pledged support for American and Swiss investigations of corruption.
Second-half goals by Faycal Fajr and Federico Cartabia gave Deportivo La Coruna a 2-1 win at Real Betis in the Spanish league on Thursday.
Friday, September 25, 2015
Celta Vigo swept to a shock 4-1 victory over Barcelona, while Real Madrid went top of the Spanish league with a 2-1 win over Athletic Bilbao Wednesday on a mixed night for the title contenders.
From corruption investigations in the United States and Switzerland to the sudden suspension of his right-hand man, FIFA chief Sepp Blatter can expect a barrage of questions when he faces the media on Friday.