Tottenham Hotspur charged by UEFA over pitch invasions
Tottenham Hotspur charged by UEFA over pitch invasions

Tottenham Hotspur have been charged by UEFA after their Europa League game against Partizan Belgrade on Thursday was suspended for several minutes following three separate pitch invasions which appeared to be part of an online prank.

Feyenoord leave holders Sevilla facing final game drama
Feyenoord leave holders Sevilla facing final game drama

Feyenoord`s Karim El Ahmadi scored a superb goal to help them reach the Europa League last 32 with a 2-0 win over Sevilla on Thursday that left the holders facing a winner-takes-all final game to stay in the competition.

British trio through to Europa League knockout stage
British trio through to Europa League knockout stage

Premier League duo Everton and Tottenham Hotspur both won to clinch qualification for the knockout phase of the Europa League on Thursday, while Celtic also progressed despite losing at home to Salzburg.

Spurs `sorry` as pitch invasions hold up match
Spurs `sorry` as pitch invasions hold up match

Tottenham were forced to apologise after their 1-0 win over Partizan Belgrade in the Europa League was halted for around 10 minutes after a series of pitch invasions at White Hart Lane on Thursday.

Everton through to Europa League knockout stage
Everton through to Europa League knockout stage

 Everton marched on into the knockout stage of the Europa League as winners of Group H with an impressive 2-0 victory away to Bundesliga high-fliers VfL Wolfsburg in Germany on Thursday.

British trio on brink of Europa League knockout phase
British trio on brink of Europa League knockout phase

Everton, Tottenham and Celtic can wrap up their places in the Europa League knockout stage in Thursday`s penultimate batch of group matches.

Everton, Tottenham on brink of Europa League last 32

Everton, Tottenham and Celtic all moved to the brink of the Europa League last-32 on Thursday while Dinamo Moscow, Legia Warsaw, Salzburg and Fiorentina ensured their passage to the knockout rounds.

Aritz Aduriz volley sends Sevilla to defeat
Aritz Aduriz volley sends Sevilla to defeat

Sevilla missed the chance to take first place in La Liga after a first half Aritz Aduriz volley gave Athletic Bilbao a 1-0 victory on Sunday.

Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up
Ganso returns to form and awaits Brazil call up

More muscle, fewer injuries, and a helping hand from experienced players like Kaka and Denilson have helped Paulo Henrique Ganso return to top form with a Sao Paulo team in the hunt for two trophies as the South American season moves to a close.

UEFA investigate Slovan, Sparta over violence
UEFA investigate Slovan, Sparta over violence

European football governing body UEFA on Monday opened disciplinary proceedings against Slovan Bratislava and Sparta Prague over violence between rival fans when the teams met Thursday in the Europa League.

Bayern Munich face testing times, says Pep Guardiola
Bayern Munich face testing times, says Pep Guardiola

Pep Guardiola says Bayern Munich will know exactly where they stand in the next ten days as they prepare to face their main Bundesliga rivals Borussia Moenchengladbach away on Sunday.

`Rabona` all in the past for Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs gear up for Newcastle United
`Rabona` all in the past for Mauricio Pochettino as Spurs gear up for Newcastle United

Mauricio Pochettino will demand his Tottenham Hotspur side forget about Erik Lamela`s stunning Europa League goal and attempt to revive their Premier League campaign when Newcastle United visit White Hart Lane on Sunday.

Stellar Erik Lamela produces goal of the season, word of the day
Stellar Erik Lamela produces goal of the season, word of the day

With one jaw-dropping moment of skill and dexterity Erik Lamela installed himself an early favourite to win FIFA`s goal of the year award -- and at the same time ensured the term "rabona" became the overnight buzzword of soccer`s lexicon.

Europa League: Erik Lamela wonder goal sparks Spurs win, Everton held by Lille
Europa League: Erik Lamela wonder goal sparks Spurs win, Everton held by Lille

Everton retained top spot in Group F on Thursday as they battled to a 0-0 draw at Lille in Europa League action following a day of trouble and fighting in the city centre between fans and police ahead of the tie. 

Nemanja Vidic defiant as EPL veterans struggle in Italy
Nemanja Vidic defiant as EPL veterans struggle in Italy

Under-fire Inter defender Nemanja Vidic claimed he is still adapting to life in Serie A as the jury remains out on former English Premier League stars who have failed to spark in Italy`s top flight.

Chelsea chief executive, Ron Gourlay quits club
Chelsea chief executive, Ron Gourlay quits club

Chelsea chief executive Ron Gourlay said on Wednesday he was leaving Stamford Bridge after a decade in which Chelsea were crowned kings of Europe but also suffered plenty of off-field dramas too.

Away goals rule has become outdated, says Sepp Blatter
Away goals rule has become outdated, says Sepp Blatter

The away goals rule used for settling the outcome of two-legged knockout ties has "fallen behind the times" and needs rethinking according to FIFA president Sepp Blatter.

Eto`o rescues point for Everton in Russia

Samuel Eto`o popped up with just eight minutes remaining to hand Everton a precious point from a 1-1 draw with FC Krasnodar in the Europa League on Thursday.

Chasing pack in Premier League hit by European hangover
Chasing pack in Premier League hit by European hangover

While the curse of "the ex" accounted for Chelsea`s perfect start to the Premier League season, it was something more mundane, in the shape of a European hangover, that upset most of the chasing pack.

Spurs boss blasts Belgrade `racist`,`anti-Semitic` banner
Spurs boss blasts Belgrade `racist`,`anti-Semitic` banner

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino blasted an anti-Semitic banner unfurled by Partizan Belgrade fans as "unacceptable" and "disrespectful" after European football was again embroiled in a racism row.