Monday, April 27, 2015
Lionel Messi and Neymar kept front-runner Barcelona on pace to reclaiming the Spanish league title after scoring in a 2-0 win at Espanyol to provisionally increase its lead over Real Madrid on Saturday.
Mauro Icardi scored in added time as Inter Milan beat visiting Roma 2-1 in Serie A on Saturday to signal a late charge for a spot in Europe.
Manchester City's disappointing season looks like ending with the consolation prize of Champions League qualification after an unconvincing win over Aston Villa opened a nine-point gap to the fading chasers for the English Premier League's top four on Saturday.
Bastian Schweinsteiger scored with 10 minutes remaining for Bayern Munich to beat Hertha Berlin 1-0 and move even closer to the Bundesliga title on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain bounced back from its lackluster performance against Barcelona by thrashing Lille 6-1 to move three points ahead of Lyon at the top of the French league on Saturday.
D.C. United won 2-1 at 10-man Vancouver in Saturday's clash of MLS Conference leaders, with the visitors holding on after Chris Rolfe's 64th minute goal.
Sunday, April 26, 2015
Jordan Ayew scored twice to punish his former club as Lorient won 5-3 away to Marseille in a frantic match on Friday -- condemning the home side to a fourth straight defeat and dealing a significant blow to its Champions League aspirations.
Saturday, April 25, 2015
Substitute Kevin Gameiro scored late to give titleholder Sevilla a 2-2 draw at Zenit St. Petersburg for a place in the Europa League semifinals on Thursday.
Thursday, April 23, 2015
Neymar scored two goals as Barcelona beat Paris Saint-Germain 2-0 on Tuesday to seal its return to the Champions League semifinals, joining Europe's elite four teams for the seventh time in eight seasons.
The Chinese Taipei Football Association (CTFA, 中華足協) yesterday denied a game-throwing allegation raised by a local weekly magazine, which accused CTFA's former head of deliberately losing a game last month in exchange for money.