Chelsea have paid tribute to life president Richard Attenborough, who has died at the age of 90, saying that the Oscar-winning film director`s "personality was woven into the tapestry of the club over seven decades".
When Manchester United`s opening English Premier League fixture was brought forward, Italian champions Juventus had to switch their pre-season friendly in Singapore to avoid a clash. In Southeast Asia, only one league matters.
The Premier League`s longest-serving current manager Arsene Wenger will stay at Arsenal into a third decade after signing a three-year contract extension that will keep him at the Emirates Stadium until 2017, the Premier League club said on Friday.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany told the club`s supporters that this season`s double success would just be the start as they paraded the Premier League and League Cup trophies in front of their jubilant fans.
Liverpool`s Brendan Rodgers was named the League Managers Association`s (LMA) `Manager of the Year` on Monday after he helped lift the Merseyside club out of the doldrums and took them to the brink of the Premier League championship.