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FIFA's The Best: Antoine Griezmann to challenge Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo duopoly

FIFA's The Best: Antoine Griezmann to challenge Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo duopoly

Ronaldo, who helped Portugal and Real Madrid to Champions League and 2016 Euro titles, will be the favourite to pick the award.

La Liga 2016: Barcelona fail to break hoodoo against Real Sociedad, Atletico Madrid bounce back

La Liga 2016: Barcelona fail to break hoodoo against Real Sociedad, Atletico Madrid bounce back

Barca were fortunate to escape without a fifth consecutive league defeat in San Sebastian as Carlos Vela hit the woodwork twice and Juanmi`s header 14 minutes from time was wrongly ruled out for offside.

Champions League: Leicester City march into last 16 with 2-1 win over Copenhagen; Spurs crash out

Champions League: Leicester City march into last 16 with 2-1 win over Copenhagen; Spurs crash out

As Leicester celebrated, Tottenham in contrast saw their adventure in Europe`s top club competition come to a grinding halt after a 2-1 loss at Monaco, who won Group E in the process.

Homecoming king Cristiano Ronaldo eyes European century

Homecoming king Cristiano Ronaldo eyes European century

Despite that Ronaldo is still loved by the Sporting faithful and leading Portugal to their first ever international tournament win at Euro 2016 has only embellished his hero status in his homeland.

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick downs Atletico Madrid, extends Real Madrid's lead

La Liga: Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick downs Atletico Madrid, extends Real Madrid's lead

Cristiano Ronaldo`s hat-trick delivered Real Madrid`s first success over Atletico Madrid in  for three years with a 3-0 win in the last meeting between the sides at Atletico`s Vicente Calderon.

Vomiting Lionel Messi misses Barcelona's Malaga clash

Vomiting Lionel Messi misses Barcelona's Malaga clash

Messi only returned to Barcelona on Wednesday after guiding Argentina to a crucial 3-0 World Cup qualifying win over Colombia on Tuesday.

La Liga: League leaders Real Madrid visit city rivals Atletico, Barcelona eye top spot against Malaga

La Liga: League leaders Real Madrid visit city rivals Atletico, Barcelona eye top spot against Malaga

Atletico's top scorer Antoine Griezmann and Real captain Sergio Ramos facing a race against time to be fit.

UEFA Champions League: Arsenal, PSG, Atletico, Bayern into last 16; City beat Barca

UEFA Champions League: Arsenal, PSG, Atletico, Bayern into last 16; City beat Barca

On a day of intense football action, Pep Guardiola and Manchester City finally managed to beat Barcelona in their UEFA Champions League meeting on Wednesday morning.

FIFA fines Spain for letting Real Madrid, Atletico sign underage players

FIFA fines Spain for letting Real Madrid, Atletico sign underage players

Real and Atletico are currently serving one year bans on signing players which will last through the transfer window at the end of the 2016-17 season.

La Liga 2015-16: Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann named player of the season

La Liga 2015-16: Atletico Madrid's Antoine Griezmann named player of the season

The World Player award, which goes to the best non-European player as selected by fans, went to Barcelona star and Uruguayan international Luis Suarez.

Lionel Messi penalty snatches thrilling Barcelona win at Valencia

Lionel Messi penalty snatches thrilling Barcelona win at Valencia

Victory moves the champions a point clear of Atletico Madrid and Real Madrid, who face Sevilla and Athletic Bilbao respectively on Sunday.

Lionel Messi scores on return; Yannick Carrasco's hat-trick guides Atletico Madrid to 7-1 win over Granada

Lionel Messi scores on return; Yannick Carrasco's hat-trick guides Atletico Madrid to 7-1 win over Granada

Barca have traditionally struggled on weekends following international breaks and fell to a shock 2-1 defeat at home to Alaves on their return to action in September.

Lionel Messi ready to make comeback from injury against Deportivo La Coruna

Lionel Messi ready to make comeback from injury against Deportivo La Coruna

The Argentina captain also missed his country`s World Cup qualifiers against Peru and Paraguay.

La Liga: Two missed penalties can`t stop table-topping Atletico Madrid

La Liga: Two missed penalties can`t stop table-topping Atletico Madrid

After weathering a fast start from Valencia with former Manchester United winger Nani particularly dangerous, Atletico went on to control the majority of the game.

Champions League: Bayern Munich wary of 'extraordinary' Antoine Griezmann in Atletico reunion

Griezmann hailed the impact of Atletico boss Diego Simeone in his transformation into one of the best players in the world over the past two years and his desire to stay in Madrid despite offers to leave in the close season.

Atletico Madrid, Bayern Munich clash again as Manchester City go to Celtic Park

Atletico Madrid, Bayern Munich clash again as Manchester City go to Celtic Park

It is a repeat of last season`s semi-final at the Vicente Calderon as Bayern visit Atletico looking for revenge for their defeat in that tie.

Argentina boss Edgardo Bauza blasts Barcelona over Lionel Messi injury

Argentina boss Edgardo Bauza blasts Barcelona over Lionel Messi injury

Argentina are third in the South American World Cup qualifying group, one point behind leaders Uruguay.

Lionel Messi out for three weeks as Atletico Madrid hold Barcelona

Lionel Messi out for three weeks as Atletico Madrid hold Barcelona

Madrid continue to lead Barca by three points at the top of the table with Atletico a further point back in fourth.

Real, Atletico Madrid lose appeals against transfer bans

Real, Atletico Madrid lose appeals against transfer bans

The decision by FIFA`s Appeal Committee means that neither club can register players during the next two transfer windows.