Europa League: Sevilla bullish ahead of Fiorentina visit
Europa League: Sevilla bullish ahead of Fiorentina visit

Sevilla’s 34-match unbeaten home run may be over but the attacking flair they showed against Real Madrid leaves them full of confidence ahead of their Europa League semi-final against Fiorentina on Thursday.

Cesc Fabregas hopes Chelsea's English Premier League title 'first of many'
Cesc Fabregas hopes Chelsea's English Premier League title 'first of many'

English football club Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas hopes that the Premier League title, which they won after Sunday's 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge, will be "the first of many".

Lionel Messi says Bayern can't complain about injuries ahead of Barca clash
Lionel Messi says Bayern can't complain about injuries ahead of Barca clash

Barcelona ace Lionel Messi said on Tuesday that Bayern Munich cannot complain about injuries ahead of their crucial UEFA Champions League semi-final first leg encounter on Wednesday.

Lewandowski jets with Bayern to Barca, but no Ribery
Lewandowski jets with Bayern to Barca, but no Ribery

Bayern Munich`s injured top-scorer Robert Lewandowski flew with the squad on Tuesday to Barcelona for their Champions League semi-final, first-leg, but French winger Franck Ribery was amongst those left behind.

Barcelona attack on fire, defence yet to dispel doubts
Barcelona attack on fire, defence yet to dispel doubts

While there may still be a question mark over treble-chasing Barcelona`s defence, their fearsome attacking trident is firing on all cylinders ahead of Bayern Munich`s visit in the Champions League semi-finals on Wednesday.

Real Madrid, Barca "must work harder" following new TV law
Real Madrid, Barca "must work harder" following new TV law

Real Madrid and Barcelona will have to work harder to maintain their dominance following new Spanish rules affecting TV rights, the Spanish League`s marketing expert said on Monday.

Lewo trains with mask, Bayern no fear for Barca
Lewo trains with mask, Bayern no fear for Barca

Bayern Munich`s Robert Lewandowski trained with a protective mask and could face Barcelona in Wednesday`s Champions League semi-final, first-leg, despite a broken cheekbone, team-mate Jerome Boateng confirmed on Monday.

Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack
Luis Suarez brings more than just goals to Barcelona attack

After a slow start at Barcelona, Luis Suarez now has a strike rate comparable to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo, while his selfless style has also helped instill a spirit of camaraderie within their deadly attack.

Bayern injury crisis leaves Guardiola guessing
Bayern injury crisis leaves Guardiola guessing

Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola has no idea who will play against Barcelona in the Champions League semi-final this week as injuries take a mounting toll.

La Liga: Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Madrid in touch with eight-goal Barca
La Liga: Ronaldo hat-trick keeps Madrid in touch with eight-goal Barca

A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick maintained Real Madrid`s La Liga title aspirations as they ended Sevilla`s 34-game unbeaten run at home with a 3-2 win on Saturday.

I hope Neymar surpasses me, says Brazil great Ronaldo
I hope Neymar surpasses me, says Brazil great Ronaldo

Brazil football great Ronaldo said he hopes Neymar overtakes his scoring records at both club and international level.

Barcelona coach warns of Cordoba threat to title charge
Barcelona coach warns of Cordoba threat to title charge

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique has warned of the potential threat to the La Liga leaders` title charge posed by a Cordoba side who are five points adrift at the bottom and on the brink of relegation.

Five players to look out for in the UEFA Champions League semi-finals

The semi-finals of the UEFA Champions League will take fans on a rollercoaster ride as Europe's four giants try to outsmart each other in two-legged ties. The stakes are high this term for Barcelona who face a Bayern Munich side managed by Catalan legend Pep Guardiola.

Bayern rest stars ahead of Barcelona date
Bayern rest stars ahead of Barcelona date

Bayern Munich are expected to name a weakened line-up for Saturday`s clash at Bayer Leverkusen with the newly-crowned Bundesliga champions pre-occupied by Wednesday`s Champions League semi-final at Barcelona.

Madrid`s title aspirations on line in Seville
Madrid`s title aspirations on line in Seville

European champions Real Madrid will need to inflict Sevilla`s first home defeat in over 13 months to realistically maintain their bid for the La Liga title when they visit the Sanchez Pizjuan on Saturday.

Jerome Boateng slams `careless` Bayern Munich
Jerome Boateng slams `careless` Bayern Munich

 Jerome Boateng says Bayern Munich must improve for Wednesday`s Champions League semi-final, first-leg, at Barcelona or not bother travelling to Spain following their "careless" German Cup exit.

Free-scoring Real Madrid face tough test at Sevilla
Free-scoring Real Madrid face tough test at Sevilla

Real Madrid have defied injuries to keep the pressure on leaders Barcelona and notched up over 100 La Liga goals but they now face arguably the toughest test of their title charge in an away match to Sevilla on Saturday.

Free-scoring PSG poised to hold off Lyon in Ligue 1 title race
Free-scoring PSG poised to hold off Lyon in Ligue 1 title race

They have spent most of the season playing catch-up, but the Ligue 1 title is Paris Saint-Germain`s to lose after their 3-1 defeat of Metz on Tuesday moved them three points clear of Lyon at the top.

La Liga: James Rodriguez cracker helps Real Madrid keep pressure on Barcelona
La Liga: James Rodriguez cracker helps Real Madrid keep pressure on Barcelona

Real Madrid warmed up for a big week by moving back to within two points of Barcelona at the top of La Liga with a comfortable 3-0 win over Almeria on Wednesday.

Real Madrid deny transfer ban reports
Real Madrid deny transfer ban reports

 European champions Real Madrid have denied reports in the Spanish media that they and Atletico Madrid could be banned from registering new players for a year for irregularities in the signing of minors.