Punjab Warriors continued their fine form and defeated Uttar Pradesh Wizards 3-2 in a keenly-contested league match to register their second consecutive win of the third Hockey India League, here on Monday.
Inter Milan president Erick Thohir has played down the prospect of missing out on Champions League riches and believes the struggling Serie A giants should strive to flourish on their reputation as a global brand.
Real Madrid director of institutional relations Emilio Butragueno has insisted the European champions will collaborate with FIFA over any investigation into their recruiting of players under the age of 18.
Didier Drogba has paid tribute to the inspirational way Chelsea team mates Frank Lampard and John Terry helped turn his career around after suffering some difficult times in his early days at Stamford Bridge.
Premier League giants Arsenal who had reached an agreement with Villarreal defender Gabriel Paulista, will see the player join the club very soon. Paulista who was having a problem in being issued a work permit, has been granted the same and can now sign for the club. According to reports the permit has been granted on Monday.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho grew a year older on Monday. The Portuguese turned 52 years old and will hope to continue a beautiful season with Chelsea. The 'Special One' who has been successful here with the Blues, is eyeing his first trophy in his second spell since re-joining the club in 2013.
The season is only half-way but Real Madrid have already notched up 100-goal mark. Helping Los Blancos achieve the milestone are their famed BBC trio of (Gerath) Bale, (Karim) Benzema and Cristiano (Ronaldo).
Inter Milan coach Roberto Mancini still believes his side can qualify for the Champions League next season even after their shock 1-0 home defeat against Torino on Sunday which he described as "cruel".