Thursday, January 28, 2016
Mario Balotelli converted a first-half penalty and AC Milan beat third-division Alessandria 1-0 in the opening leg of the Italian Cup semifinals on Tuesday.
Lille thrashed Bordeaux 5-1 to reach the French League Cup final on Tuesday. Lille will meet either Cup holder Paris Saint-Germain or Toulouse.
Wednesday, January 27, 2016
Fueled by funding from Qatar, Paris Saint-Germain's crushing dominance this season has removed all suspense from the French league with 16 matches remaining.
Two goals by Jose Luis Morales helped Levante beat Las Palmas 3-2 in the Spanish league on Monday.
Monday, January 25, 2016
Lionel Messi scored an acrobatic goal to help Barcelona earn a hard-fought 2-1 victory at Malaga on Saturday, giving the defending champion the overnight lead of the Spanish league.
Led by two brilliant goals from Angel di Maria, Paris Saint-Germain continued its march to a fourth-straight title by crushing Angers 5-1 to provisionally move 24 points clear at the top of the French league on Saturday.
The expectation is the rails will come off Leicester's title challenge and Manchester United will get back on track. Little goes to the script in this Premier League season.
Jose Mourinho's agent on Sunday ridiculed media reports that the Portuguese coach wrote a six page letter to Manchester United setting out why he should be their next coach.
AC Milan twice surrendered the lead and was held to a 2-2 draw at Empoli in an entertaining match in Serie A on Saturday.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan scored one goal and set up another for Borussia Dortmund to win 3-1 at Borussia Moenchengladbach and keep pace with Bundesliga leader Bayern Munich on Saturday.