Saturday, January 9, 2016
Former Lyon boss Alain Perrin is out as the Chinese men's national team coach after slightly less than two years in the job.
Shortly after LAFC revealed its black-and-dark-gold colors and eye-catching new crest in a gala ceremony, Will Ferrell carried a director's chair onstage and sat down between co-owner Peter Guber and Mayor Eric Garcetti.
Sporting Kansas City and Houston have had a fierce rivalry over the years, and right in the middle of it has been Brad Davis, the Dynamo midfielder that opposing fans loved to hate.
Michel Platini's dream of becoming the next FIFA president is over.
Friday, January 8, 2016
A Merseyside derby in the English League Cup final was closer to reality after Everton beat Manchester City 2-1 in the first leg of their semifinal on Wednesday, with in-form Romelu Lukaku grabbing the winner.
Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Real Madrid legend Zinedine Zidane promised to put his "heart and soul" into managing the Spanish giants after he was sensationally named as coach following Rafael Benitez's unceremonious sacking.
Tuesday, January 5, 2016
Rafa Benitez's return to Valencia ended with his Real Madrid stumbling again in the Spanish league's title race on Sunday, while Chelsea finally showed what made them champions in England last season.
Monday, January 4, 2016
Arsene Wenger praised Arsenal's grit and determination as they moved two points clear at the top of the Premier League with a tense 1-0 win over Newcastle United.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal paid tribute to Wayne Rooney after his winner against Swansea City lifted him to second place in the club's all-time list of goal-scorers.
Barcelona was held to 0-0 at Espanyol to cede the provisional lead of the Spanish league to Atletico Madrid on Saturday, after Diego Simeone's team got some late heroics from substitute Thomas Partey for the second time in four days.