Monday, January 5, 2015
West Brom thrashed fifth-tier Gateshead 7-0 in Tony Pulis' first game as manager in the FA Cup third round on Saturday, while seventh-tier Blyth surrendered a two-goal lead to lose 3-2 against second-division Birmingham.
Sunday, January 4, 2015
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard announced Friday he was leaving the club at the end of the season and would be heading abroad, in what he said was the “toughest decision of my life.”
Saturday, January 3, 2015
Spanish Big Two Real Madrid and Barcelona would surely like a quiet start to 2015, after all the long-distance travel and partying of their superstars during the two-week Christmas break.
Chelsea opened 2015 by seeing its English Premier League lead wiped out by a frenzied 5-3 capitulation to Tottenham on Thursday as former midfielder Frank Lampard drew Manchester City level on points with a 3-2 victory over Sunderland.
The January transfer window in Europe is poised to open this weekend, with the bulk of the spending set to be done by clubs in the English Premier League.
Coach Joachim Loew expects World Cup-winners Germany to continue developing but also “find new solutions” in 2015.
Despite a run of poor results, Australian captain Mile Jedinak said Friday that the Socceroos have what it takes to lift the 2015 Asian World Cup held on home soil next month.
Friday, January 2, 2015
Frank Lampard will carry on playing for Manchester City throughout the Premier League season, the English champions announced Wednesday night.
Tony Pulis has been appointed as the new head coach of West Bromwich Albion on a two-and-a-half-year contract, the Premier League strugglers announced on Thursday.
Thursday, January 1, 2015
Eden Hazard is on course to becoming one of the world's top players, according to Chelsea team-mate Filipe Luis as the Blues travel to White Hart Lane on Thursday.