PSG end Galatasaray’s Europa League hopes

France's PSG defeated Galatasaray 5-0 on Dec. 11 to end the Turkish football club's European journey this season. During the match at Parc des Princes stadium in Paris, the home team scored their first two goals in...

Champions League: Atletico Madrid Seal Qualification, Bayern Munich Beat Tottenham

Champions League: Bayern Munich beat Tottenham Hotspurs for the second time while Atletico Madrid sealed qualification for the Round of 16. Agence France-Presse Bayern Munich's Thomas Muller celebrates his goal against Tottenham Hotspurs. © AFP Atletico Madrid...

Violence against amateur referees – a football phenomenon

Reports of attacks against amateur football referees continue to surface in Germany. If the sole cause is society's increased exposure to violence, one would think that other team sports would be affected. A DW...

Liverpool’s Mohamed Salah Scores 200th Goal From Ridiculous Angle – Video

Mohamed Salah, Liverpool's Egyptian striker, made an incredible shot in the 6th round of the Champions League group stage. At the 58th minute of the match against FC Red Bull Salzburg, the 27-year-old Egyptian national...

Christiano Ronaldo Boots Balls in the Air in Temper Tantrum at Juve Drill

Juventus FC and their star striker Cristiano Ronaldo are gearing up to take on Bayer Leverkusen in their final Champions League group game Wednesday, as the team are already through to the last 16...

Galatasaray to play tough must-win game in Paris

Galatasaray will pursue its slim chances of continuing its European campaign in the Europa League when it plays an away game in the Champions League Group A against Paris Saint Germain on Dec. 11. Galatasaray has...

Skinny Bitch Collective: The unconventional exercise class with a controversial name

By Emma Cluley-BBC Sport An unconventional exercise class with a controversial name disappeared in a storm of outrage earlier this year. But what does its short life tell us about the fitness world it leaves...

Liverpool, Chelsea Through To Champions League Last 16 As Ajax Go Out

Liverpool safely negotiated Tuesday's trip to Salzburg to take their place in the last 16 of this season's UEFA Champions League. Agence France-Presse Naby Keita and Mohamed Salah scored for Liverpool. © AFP Holders Liverpool safely negotiated...

Carlo Ancelotti sacked by Napoli despite Champions League qualification

  Former Chelsea manager fired after 4-0 win over Genk • Ancelotti expected to be replaced by Gennaro Gattuso Ed Aarons -  The  Guardian  Carlo Ancelotti was sacked less than an hour after Napoli’s 4-0 win over...

Champions League roundup: Ajax and Inter crash out after home defeats

  Valencia beat Dutch champions 1-0 in Amsterdam • Dortmund progress as Ansu Fati becomes youngest scorer Guardian sport and agencies Ajax’s players slump on the pitch after their defeat against Valencia. Photograph: Robbie Jay Barratt -...

Tributes flood in for legendary manager Jim Smith who has died at the age...

Press Association · Journalist Tributes have been flooding in for Jim Smith after one of football's most popular managers died at the age of 79. After a long playing career, Smith made his mark as a...

Liverpool reach last 16 after Naby Keïta and Mo Salah douse Salzburg’s fire

Andy Hunter at the Stadion Salzburg -  The Guardian Mohamed Salah goes round Salzburg’s Cican Stankovic before scoring from a very tight angle to make it 2-0 for Liverpool. Photograph: John Sibley/Action Images via Reuters With...

WADA has banned Russia again — so what has actually changed?

WADA has hit Russia with a four-year ban from major international competitions. However, critics argue that the World Anti-Doping Agency could have and should have done much more. Craig Reedie, the outgoing president of WADA,...

Rafael Benitez Rules Himself Out Of Arsenal, Everton Jobs

Rafael Benitez said there is "no chance" he will fill the managerial vacancies at either Arsenal or Everton, but he refused to completely rule out a return to the Premier League. Agence France-Presse Rafael Benitez insisted...

Premier League: 10 talking points from the weekend’s action

Aston Villa need more firepower, Tottenham’s front four are flying again and Manchester City have fallen behind Guardian sport Clockwise: Aaron Wan-Bissaka, Son Heung-min, Wesley Moraes, Nuno Espírito Santo and Steve Bruce. Photograph: Tom Jenkins, Getty,...

Jürgen Klopp gets his game face on for a match Liverpool dare not lose

Manager in no mood for joking as he landed in Salzburg with his side’s Champions League campaign hanging in the balance Andy Hunter -  The Guardian Jürgen Klopp is aiming to take Liverpool into the knockout...

West Ham 1-3 Arsenal: Freddie Ljungberg secures first win as caretaker

Press Association · Journalist Arsenal hit three quickfire goals to seal a 3-1 comeback victory at West Ham and end a nine-match winless run in the process. The Gunners looked on course for yet another defeat...

Champions League talking points 2019/20: Liverpool in danger of early exit and Chelsea’s competition

The Champions League group stage concludes this week with a host of issues still to be resolved. Barely a third of the 32 teams know exactly what position they will finish in, with eight places...

WADA bans Russia from Olympics for four years for doping

By Brian Homewood and Gabrielle Tétrault-Farber - Japan Today LAUSANNE/MOSCOW Russia was banned from the Olympics and other major world championships on Monday after sporting officials decided to punish it for tampering with doping-related laboratory data...

La Liga roundup: Messi masterclass puts Barcelona back on top after Madrid win

  Messi scores hat-trick as Barcelona beat Real Mallorca 5-2 • Real Madrid keep up pressure with 2-0 victory over Espanyol PA Media and Reuters Lionel Messi celebrates with Luis Suárez after completing his hat-trick against Real...