Monday, March 9, 2015
Defending champion Bayern Munich restored an 11-point lead in the Bundesliga by beating Hannover 3-1 as Wolfsburg fell to a 1-0 defeat in Augsburg on Saturday.
Jozy Altidore scored twice in his Toronto debut in a 3-1 victory at the Vancouver Whitecaps on Saturday in the Major League Soccer season opener for both clubs.
Sunday, March 8, 2015
Belgium's rising star Mishy Batshuayi scored twice as Marseille produced its biggest win this season with a 6-1 defeat of Toulouse that provisionally lifted the club to second place in the French league standings on Friday.
The Los Angeles Galaxy launched their quest to defend their Major League Soccer title with a 2-0 victory over the Chicago Fire on Friday.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has challenged his players to turn their scintillating current form into silverware of Sunday's FA Cup quarterfinal at home to second-tier Blackburn Rovers.
Relegation candidate Hertha Berlin ground out a scoreless draw at Stuttgart that left the home side mired at the bottom in its worst ever Bundesliga campaign on Friday.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
Raising his tally to six goals in seven matches since arriving on loan from Chelsea, Mohamed Salah scored twice and Fiorentina won 2-1 at Juventus in the opening leg of the Italian Cup semifinals on Thursday.
Manchester United center-back Jonny Evans on Thursday rejected allegations that he spat at Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse, who issued an apology over his role in the incident.
Friday, March 6, 2015
Two goals by Neymar and one from Luis Suarez gave Barcelona a 3-1 victory over 10-man Villarreal on Wednesday and a place in the final of the Copa del Rey.
Chelsea eked out a 1-0 victory at West Ham to stay five points clear in the Premier League on Wednesday, with the top five winning on a night English soccer held its breath after another player collapsed at White Hart Lane.