Saturday, January 31, 2015
Hosts Equatorial Guinea are hoping the decision to relocate Saturday's Africa Cup of Nations quarterfinal against Tunisia to Bata gives them the edge over the Carthage Eagles.
Guinea won the drawing of lots for a spot in the African Cup of Nations quarterfinals on Thursday by choosing a green ball with the No. 2 printed on a piece of paper on the inside.
Beating the entry deadline by hours on Thursday, Sepp Blatter formally joined a FIFA presidential contest he is widely expected to win.
Scarred in different ways by their recent cup exploits, Chelsea and Manchester City face off at Stamford Bridge on Saturday for a pivotal match in the Premier League title race.
Asia's soccer chief said he was “stunned” on Friday after he was quoted as outlining a movement to oust Asian Cup hosts Australia from the regional body.
Friday, January 30, 2015
Neymar scored twice to lead Barcelona past nine-man Atletico Madrid and into the Copa del Rey semifinals with a 3-2 victory in a game that went from pulsating to unseemly at Vicente Calderon Stadium on Wednesday.
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Branislav Ivanovic headed Chelsea into the League Cup final with a 1-0 victory over Liverpool on Tuesday, settling an enthralling semifinal in extra time.
Ange Postecoglou said he's not worried about South Korea's miserly defense in the Asian Cup final after the Socceroos underlined their incredible ability to score through almost any player.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Dani Parejo scored twice to lead Valencia to a 3-1 win over Sevilla as the hosts moved past the Andalusian side into fourth place in the Spanish league on Sunday.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic scored for the first time in five league games, blasting home a penalty as Paris Saint-Germain secured a scrappy 1-0 win at Saint-Etienne to stay four points behind leader Lyon, which beat 10-man Metz 2-0 in Sunday's earlier game with top scorer Alexandre Lacazette limping off shortly after scoring.