Manchester United vs Arsenal promises another FA Cup blockbuster
Manchester United vs Arsenal promises another FA Cup blockbuster

Manchester United and Arsenal have served up some classic FA Cup encounters going back to their first 109 years ago and Monday`s quarter-final under the Old Trafford floodlights promises another special occasion.

Fabio Eriksson, Sven-Goran Cannavaro cash lifts hope in China
Fabio Eriksson, Sven-Goran Cannavaro cash lifts hope in China

China`s football season kicks off this week with hopes of a resurgence for the beautiful game after former England boss Sven-Goran Eriksson and rookie coach Fabio Cannavaro put the league among the world`s biggest spenders.

Arsene Wenger salutes strikers as Arsenal maintain revival
Arsene Wenger salutes strikers as Arsenal maintain revival

Arsene Wenger praised the mental strength of his forwards after Arsenal saw off QPR to make the ideal start to a demanding schedule of five matches in 17 days.

Nemanja Matic misfortune cannot sour Chelsea win
Nemanja Matic misfortune cannot sour Chelsea win

Even news of an unfortunate injury to midfielder Nemanja Matic could not overshadow a victory over West Ham United that kept Chelsea five points clear in the Premier League.

Brendan Rodgers tips match-winner Jordan Henderson for top
Brendan Rodgers tips match-winner Jordan Henderson for top

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said Jordan Henderson could aspire to reach an even higher level after the midfielder`s impressive display in his side`s 2-0 victory over Burnley.

Celtic lacked fight in defeat, says Ronny Deila
Celtic lacked fight in defeat, says Ronny Deila

Celtic manager Ronny Deila bemoaned his side`s lack of fight as they slipped to a shock 1-0 defeat to St Johnstone at Celtic Park on Wednesday.

Manolo Gabbiadini goal keeps Napoli-Lazio semi-final in the balance
Manolo Gabbiadini goal keeps Napoli-Lazio semi-final in the balance

Napoli`s Manolo Gabbiadini netted a precious second-half equaliser to earn a 1-1 away draw at Lazio in the first leg of their Italian Cup semi-final on Wednesday.

Ronaldo dismisses talk of US comeback
Ronaldo dismisses talk of US comeback

Less than two months after saying he might slim down and attempt a comeback with a U.S. team he had bought a stake in, former Brazil striker Ronaldo dismissed the idea on Wednesday and blamed social media for inventing news.

Manuel Pellegrini throws down gauntlet to Man City skipper Vincent Kompany
Manuel Pellegrini throws down gauntlet to Man City skipper Vincent Kompany

Manuel Pellegrini has warned his club captain Vincent Kompany that he is not assured of regaining his place in Manchester City`s starting line-up after he was left out of his side`s 2-0 victory over Leicester at the Etihad Stadium.

Swansea`s Gomis `well` after on-pitch collapse
Swansea`s Gomis `well` after on-pitch collapse

Swansea City striker Bafetimbi Gomis moved to reassure concerned onlookers that he was "feeling well" after collapsing during his side`s 3-2 Premier League defeat at Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.

EPL: Louis van Gaal relief as United snatch late win
EPL: Louis van Gaal relief as United snatch late win

Louis Van Gaal admitted he feared Manchester United would lose ground on their rivals in the top four race before Ashley Young`s late strike clinched a crucial 1-0 win at Newcastle.

EPL Gameweek 28: Players react on Twitter as big teams keep points intact
EPL Gameweek 28: Players react on Twitter as big teams keep points intact

Premier League's big boys registered important victories in the gameweek 28 fixtures held across England on Wednesday. The night saw leaders Chelsea, second placed Manchester City and other big guns fighting for European places all shine on the night.

Swansea's Bafetimbi Gomis taken to hospital after fainting
Swansea's Bafetimbi Gomis taken to hospital after fainting

Swansea City`s Bafetimbi Gomis was taken to hospital for tests after needing oxygen on the pitch during the first half of his club`s Premier League match at Tottenham Hotspur on Wednesday.

Jonas Gutierrez makes cancer return against Man Utd
Jonas Gutierrez makes cancer return against Man Utd

Jonas Gutierrez made his Newcastle United comeback after a successful 17-month battle with testicular cancer in his side`s 1-0 Premier League defeat by Manchester United on Wednesday.

Scottish Premiership: Swanson strike gives St Johnstone rare win over Celtic
Scottish Premiership: Swanson strike gives St Johnstone rare win over Celtic

A sensational volley from Danny Swanson condemned Scottish Premiership leaders Celtic to a shock 1-0 defeat by St Johnstone at Parkhead on Wednesday.

Edinson Cavani seals PSG spot in French Cup semis
Edinson Cavani seals PSG spot in French Cup semis

A finely taken goal by Edinson Cavani sealed a 2-0 win for Paris Saint Germain over Monaco on Wednesday in their French Cup quarter-final and kept alive their hopes of a domestic treble this season.

EPL Gameweek 28: Ashley Young rescues Manchester United, Chelsea preserve lead
EPL Gameweek 28: Ashley Young rescues Manchester United, Chelsea preserve lead

Ashley Young bolstered Manchester United`s bid for a Premier League top-four place with an 89th-minute winner at Newcastle United on Wednesday, while leaders Chelsea preserved their five-point lead.

Neymar, Luiz Suarez goals lead Barcelona to Copa del Rey final
Neymar, Luiz Suarez goals lead Barcelona to Copa del Rey final

Barcelona eased into their fourth Copa del Rey final in five years as they completed a 6-2 aggregate win over Villarreal with a 3-1 win at El Madrigal on Wednesday.

German Cup: Werder Bremen bow out, Bayern Munich march into quarters
German Cup: Werder Bremen bow out, Bayern Munich march into quarters

Werder Bremen were the biggest casualties of the German Cup`s third round after their 3-1 defeat at Arminia Bielefeld on Wednesday as holders Bayern Munich eased into the quarter-finals.

Government lifts Greek championship suspension
Government lifts Greek championship suspension

The Greek government on Wednesday decided to allow the country`s Super League matches to go ahead this weekend after last week`s postponement due to crowd violence.