Joao Moutinho gives Monaco win on Champions League return
Joao Moutinho gives Monaco win on Champions League return

 Monaco celebrated their return to the Champions League for the first time in a decade as they edged Bayer Leverkusen 1-0 in a hard-fought Group C encounter at the Stade Louis II on Tuesday.

Monaco blown away by Bordeaux comeback

Monaco suffered a second defeat in as many games this season as Bordeaux came from behind to beat the principality club 4-1 in Ligue 1 on Sunday.

Monaco win keeps PSG waiting a little longer

All the goals came in the second half at the Stade Francois-Coty as Dimitar Berbatov continued his impressive recent form by scoring twice for the visitors before Gadji Tallo got one back.

Berbatov brilliance inspires Monaco victory

A delightful Dimitar Berbatov goal gave Monaco a 1-0 win against near neighbours Nice on Sunday and meant that Paris Saint-Germain will have to wait a little longer yet before clinching the Ligue 1 title.

Guingamp stun Monaco in French Cup semi-final

Ligue 1 strugglers Guingamp beat much-fancied Monaco 3-1 after extra time in the semi-finals of the French Cup on Wednesday to set up a final date with Brittany rivals Rennes.

Dimitar Berbatov wants a pop at Hollywood stardom post retirement

Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov has reportedly revealed that he wants to become a film star after he retires from football and it appears that he has settled on Hollywood.

Monaco edge Lyon as ref leaves his mark

Monaco beat Lyon 3-2 in a game marked by a series of dubious calls from the referee who later conceded all Monaco`s goals resulted from off-side situations.

Berbatov scores to send Monaco through in French Cup

Dimitar Berbatov scored an extra time winner to send Monaco through to the last eight of the French Cup as his new side beat 10-man Nice 1-0 on Wednesday and keep alive their hopes of the domestic double this season.

Berbatov, pretenders Monaco await leaders PSG

New recruit Dimitar Berbatov says there is no better way to start his Monaco career than with the visit of Ligue 1 leaders Paris Saint-Germain to a sold-out Stade Louis II on Sunday evening.

Juan Mata`s Manchester United move and January transfer window stories

This January, in those 31 days, like the previous seasons, no earth-shattering transfer happened. But there was one man who hit the headlines for his transfer from Stamford Bridge to the Old Trafford. Juan Mata.

Berbatov joins Monaco on loan from Fulham

Monaco made a late transfer-deadline day move to cover for Radamel Falcao`s long-term injury absence by signing striker Dimitar Berbatov on loan from English Premier League strugglers Fulham on Friday.

Fortune favours Swansea in Fulham win

Shelvey set Swansea on their way in the 61st minute with an effort that took two deflections on its way into the net, and Chico`s near-post header came off Dimitar Berbatov to double the hosts` lead with quarter of an hour remaining.

Mata signing `the first of many: Moyes

Manchester United manager David Moyes said on Sunday that the club-record acquisition of Spanish midfielder Juan Mata from Chelsea would be the first of many new signings this year.

Wenger plays down talks of `potential` move for `unsettled` Fulham striker Berbatov

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has reportedly downplayed talks of a potential move for Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov.

Wenger guarded about Berbatov interest

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has maintained that Fulham striker Dimitar Berbatov is not currently on his wish list for the January transfer window.

Spurs snatch win at Fulham to ease pressure on Villas-Boas

Tottenham Hotspur battled back for a 2-1 victory over struggling Fulham at Craven Cottage on Wednesday to ease the pressure on manager Andre Villas-Boas.

Berbatov move to Barcelona in January `impossible`: Messi

Argentine football star Lionel Messi has poured scorn on reports linking Barcelona with a January move for Fulham`s Dimitar Berbatov.

Daniel Sturridge’s hat-trick leads Liverpool to 3-1 win over Fulham

A hat-trick from Daniel Sturridge increased Liverpool`s unbeaten streak in the Premier League to seven games as they beat a fragile Fulham side 3-1 at Craven Cottage.

Jol `very happy` with Berbatov contribution to Fulham win

The Cottagers boss expressed delight with his charges after they ended a four-game winless run by beating high-flying West Brom 2-1 at the Hawthorns on New Year`s Day.

West Brom 1-2 Fulham: Berbatov and Kacaniklic ease Cottagers` relegation fears

The visitors pick up their first win in five games to halt Steve Clarke`s side`s charge for Europe as Romelu Lukaku`s second-half strike is not enough to earn a point.