Absent Ronaldinho threatened with sack by Mexican club
Absent Ronaldinho threatened with sack by Mexican club

Two-time world footballer of the year Ronaldinho has been threatened with the sack if he doesn`t return as soon as possible to his Mexican club Queretaro, the team`s president said on Tuesday.

Michy Batshuyai ensures Marseille finish year top of the table
Michy Batshuyai ensures Marseille finish year top of the table

Belgian striker Michy Batshuyai repaid Marseille coach Marcelo Bielsa`s faith in giving him his first start by scoring the decider in the 2-1 win over Lille on Sunday to guarantee they top the table going into the New Year.

Unimpressive PSG reach League Cup last eight
Unimpressive PSG reach League Cup last eight

French champions Paris Saint Germain ended a run of two defeats with a come-from-behind 3-1 win over second tier AC Ajaccio to reach the French League Cup quarter-finals on Wednesday.

Jose Mourinho ready to swim with Euro sharks
Jose Mourinho ready to swim with Euro sharks

 Jose Mourinho insists Chelsea will show no fear when they dive into the shark infested waters of the Champions League last 16.

Lionel Messi aims for European goals record after Spanish feat
Lionel Messi aims for European goals record after Spanish feat

Lionel Messi could make Champions League history Tuesday to add to the record he set in the Spanish La Liga over the weekend.

Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns as Sweden meet Montenegro in Euro qualifier
Zlatan Ibrahimovic returns as Sweden meet Montenegro in Euro qualifier

Prolific goalscorer Zlatan Ibrahimovic has been declared fit to start for Sweden when they take on Montenegro in Podgorica in a Euro 2016 Group G qualifier on Saturday evening.

Injury forces Marco Verratti out of Italy squad for Croatia
Injury forces Marco Verratti out of Italy squad for Croatia

Paris Saint Germain midfielder Marco Verratti has left Italy`s training camp and will return to France to undergo further treatment on a troublesome adductor injury, the Italian football federation (FIGC) said Wednesday.

Brazil coach Dunga brings in Anderson​ Talisca for Turkish date
Brazil coach Dunga brings in Anderson​ Talisca for Turkish date

Brazil coach Dunga on Monday drafted Benfica attacking midfielder Anderson Talisca in place of Paris Saint Germain`s Lucas Moura for Wednesday`s friendly date with Turkey, the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF) said.

PSG gear change cranks up pressure on Marseille
PSG gear change cranks up pressure on Marseille

Unbeaten Paris Saint Germain drew to within a single point of Ligue 1 leaders Marseille on Saturday with a come-from-behind 2-1 away win over Lorient.

Marseille chase new record as PSG tackle Bordeaux
Marseille chase new record as PSG tackle Bordeaux

Ligue 1 leaders Marseille chase a club record ninth consecutive victory on Sunday when they travel to Lyon while defending champions Paris Saint-Germain are in action at home to Bordeaux 24 hours earlier. 

Edinson Cavani handed one-match ban for gun celebration
Edinson Cavani handed one-match ban for gun celebration

Uruguayan striker Edinson Cavani was handed a one-match ban Thursday after being sent-off for celebrating a goal with a rifle-shooting gesture.

Edinson Cavani rescues PSG with late winner in Cyprus
Edinson Cavani rescues PSG with late winner in Cyprus

Edinson Cavani rescued Paris Saint-Germain on Tuesday as his solo strike with three minutes remaining was enough to defeat APOEL Nicosia 1-0 after the Cypriots dominated for large periods of the match. 

Champions League sets record with 40 goals in one night
Champions League sets record with 40 goals in one night

The goal machines of Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Shakhtar Donetsk cranked into top gear on Tuesday as the Champions League captivated its continental audience with a record 40 goals in one eight-game night.

Recordbreakers Totti and Xavi fail to deliver victory
Recordbreakers Totti and Xavi fail to deliver victory

European football greats Francesco Totti and Xavi Hernandez set Champions League records for oldest goalscorer and appearances on Tuesday but neither could cap that personal landmark with victory for their sides Roma and Barcelona respectively.

Responsibility for Barca defeat is mine, says Luis Enrique
Responsibility for Barca defeat is mine, says Luis Enrique

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique refused to point the finger at his defence after the Catalans went down 3-2 to Paris Saint-Germain in Champions League Group F on Tuesday.

Ligue 1 Game Week 8 Preview: PSG seeking boost in Toulouse before Barcelona clash
Ligue 1 Game Week 8 Preview: PSG seeking boost in Toulouse before Barcelona clash

What a difference a win makes. Paris Saint Germain`s 2-0 win away at Caen in midweek not only broke a sequence of three draws but lifted them to second in the table and temporarily silenced the critics.

Marco Verratti commits his long-term future to PSG
Marco Verratti commits his long-term future to PSG

Highly-rated Italian international midfielder Marco Verratti out off potential suitors on Monday by signing a one-year extension to his present contract which ties him to French champions Paris Saint Germain until 2019.

Ligue 1: PSG held as St Etienne move second

Paris Saint Germain were held for the third time on their Ligue 1 travels to a 1-1 draw at Rennes on Saturday as Saint Etienne moved second with a 1-0 win against Caen.

UEFA lifts PSG sanction for Barca game
UEFA lifts PSG sanction for Barca game

UEFA have lifted a partial stadium closure imposed against Paris Saint Germain which would have applied when the French champions host Barcelona in the Champions League this month.

PSG need big signing David Luiz to strike gold

World Cup flop David Luiz desperately needs to pay dividends of his big transfer move to Paris Saint Germain form Chelsea. The Brazilian defender is the costliest defender in the world after French champions paid a huge sum of £40m (50m euros) to get his services.