Thursday, February 19, 2015
Bayern Munich's Xabi Alonso was sent off on his 100th Champions League appearance as the German side were held to a scoreless draw by Shakthar Donetsk in the last 16 first leg clash on Tuesday.
Striker Edinson Cavani gave Paris Saint-Germain a Champions League lifeline on Tuesday with a second-half equalizer as his team battled to a 1-1 draw with Chelsea in the last 16.
Italy's government on Tuesday called for an end to racism after comments by former AC Milan and Italy coach Arrigo Sacchi attracted widespread condemnation on Tuesday.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Manchester United survived a scare against third tier Preston North End to reach the FA Cup quarter-finals with a hard-fought 3-1 win at Deepdale on Monday.
Former AC Milan and Italy coach Arrigo Sacchi has hit out at Italy's youth set-up by claiming it features too many blacks and too many foreigners. Sacchi, a renowned football coach and innovator who notably helped Milan to back-to-back European Cups in 1989 and 1990, was speaking at an awards ceremony in Montecatini Terme on Monday evening.
Tuesday, February 17, 2015
Lionel Messi scored another hat trick as Barcelona took its winning streak to 11 games on Sunday, while Arsenal advanced in the FA Cup.
Monday, February 16, 2015
Bayern Munich routed Hamburger SV 8-0, and Bas Dost's injury-time winner gave Wolfsburg a 5-4 victory at Bayer Leverkusen as the Bundesliga saw a deluge of goals Saturday.
Sunday, February 15, 2015
Marseille's title challenge took another stumble as it conceded a last-minute goal in a 2-2 home draw with Rennes and missed the chance to go provisionally top of the league on Friday.
Marco Reus scored one goal and set up another as Borussia Dortmund came from behind to beat Mainz 4-2 to escape the Bundesliga relegation zone on Friday.
Saturday, February 14, 2015