Sebastian Giovinco scored the fourth hat trick in MLS playoff history as Toronto FC routed New York City FC 5-0 on Sunday to reach the Eastern Conference finals.
Four teams, including five-time winner Bayern Munich, sealed early places in the Champions League knockout rounds on Tuesday.
Despite the influence of England goalkeeper Joe Hart, Torino's chances of qualifying for Europe are slipping away match by match.
Manchester City, Arsenal, and Liverpool matched each other with four-goal wins and only goal difference separated them at the top of the English Premier League on Saturday.
A mural decorates the terrace of soccer legend Diego Armando Maradona's home-turned-museum in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Thursday, Oct. 27.
Matteo Mancosu scored twice to lead the Montreal Impact to a 4-2 win over D.C. United in the knockout round of the MLS Cup Playoffs on Thursday.
While the English League Cup lacks prestige, it still provides a platform in the early rounds for out-of-favor players or those lacking in confidence to make an impact. Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge and Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain did just that on Tuesday.
Carlos Alberto, the revered captain of Brazil's 1970 World Cup-winning side, considered one of the greatest of all time, died on Tuesday aged 72.
South Africa's Mamelodi Sundowns won the African Champions League on Sunday by surviving waves of second-half attacks from Egypt's Zamalek to hold on for a 3-1 aggregate victory in the two-leg final.
Zabivaka the wolf, the official mascot for the 2018 World Cup in Russia, poses with former Brazilian soccer planer Ronaldo in Moscow on Saturday, Oct. 22.