Alex Ferguson wants to see his United record broken
Alex Ferguson wants to see his United record broken

 Former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson has insisted he wants another boss to surpass his astonishing record of silverware at Old Trafford.

European Cup rivals Toulon, Clermont slump in France

Top 14 leading pair Toulon and Clermont suffered shock defeats on Saturday just a week before they collide in the European Champions Cup final.

Real Madrid, Juventus complete UEFA Champions League semi-finals line-up
Real Madrid, Juventus complete UEFA Champions League semi-finals line-up

Real Madrid and Juventus scraped into the Champions League semi-finals on Wednesday, joining already qualified Bayern Munich and Barcelona.

Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti
Real Madrid fired up for Atletico revenge: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has said his side will be out to avenge the humiliation of their 4-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid in February when the sides meet in the Champions League quarter-finals on Tuesday.

Arsenal have confidence they can stun Monaco: Arsene Wenger
Arsenal have confidence they can stun Monaco: Arsene Wenger

Arsenal believe they can become the first team in Champions League history to overturn a two-goal deficit away from home when they play Monaco on Tuesday with a last eight place at stake, manager Arsene Wenger said.

Inter Milan visit revives memories of Celtic`s night of glory
Inter Milan visit revives memories of Celtic`s night of glory

Memories of the greatest moment in Celtic`s history will be evoked when they host Inter Milan in the first leg of their last 32 Europa League tie on Thursday.

Michael Laudrup eyes retirement despite Qatar success
Michael Laudrup eyes retirement despite Qatar success

Michael Laudrup could quit coaching in a year, with the Dane reluctant to grow old on the bench after turning 50 last June, the former Barcelona and Real Madrid playmaker told Reuters.

Real Madrid president says ''family atmosphere'' crucial to success
Real Madrid president says ''family atmosphere'' crucial to success

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has created a family atmosphere in the dressing room and this has played a crucial role in their recent success, club president Florentino Perez said.

Liverpool complete 50 years in all-red jersey
Liverpool complete 50 years in all-red jersey

English giants Liverpool celebrate the Golden Jubilee in their all-red jersey colour since wearing them for the first ever time in 1964. Liverpool who are regarded as the Reds, wore the jersey for the first time against Anderlecht in the European Cup at Anfield.

Jonny Wilkinson admits he'd 'had enough' of rugby
Jonny Wilkinson admits he'd 'had enough' of rugby

Jonny Wilkinson has revealed that he retired at the end of last season because he`d simply had enough of the training needed to be a top level rugby star.

Break key to Cristiano Ronaldo`s stunning form: Carlo Ancelotti
Break key to Cristiano Ronaldo`s stunning form: Carlo Ancelotti

Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti believes Cristiano Ronaldo`s three-week break at the start of the season to ease knee and hamstring injuries is the reason for the Portuguese`s sensational form.

Saracens, Clermont clash in Euro opener

Clermont can avenge last season`s European Cup semi-final mauling at the hands of Saracens when the two sides clash in the opening round of group games for the revamped European Rugby Champions Cup.

World Cup: Holders Australia stay on course for semifinals

Defending champions Australia stayed on course for the semifinals of the men`s hockey World Cup with an assertive 3-1 victory over European Cup silver medallists Belgium at the Kyocera Staium here today.

Wilkinson drops out of rugby with fitting finale

Jonny Wilkinson brought the curtain down on a stunning career by scoring a trademark right-footed drop goal to help Toulon to their first Top 14 success in 22 years on Saturday.

Saints end English title jinx in dramatic style

Northampton Saints became English rugby union champions for the first time in their history on Saturday beating Saracens 24-20 with a last minute try by Alex Waller in extra-time in the Premiership final at Twickenham.

Wilkinson swansong overshadows revenge Top 14 final

Jonny Wilkinson will step onto the field as a professional rugby player for the last time on Saturday in an event that will overshadow the Top 14 final between his club Toulon and champions Castres.

Atletico still waiting on Costa, Arda fitness

Atletico Madrid are still sweating on the fitness of Diego Costa and Arda Turan and a decision on whether they can feature in Saturday`s Champions League final against Real Madrid has not yet been taken, coach Diego Simeone said on Friday.

Record-breaker Ronaldo full of praise for Bale

Saturday`s Champions League final at Lisbon`s Stadium of Light is going to be a very special one for Real Madrid`s Cristiano Ronaldo who will be making a rare club appearance in his homeland.

Atletico inspired by spirit of Aragones

Atletico Madrid face Real Madrid in the Champions League final on Saturday attempting to put to bed one of the club`s most painful nights.

Ronaldo breaks European Cup goal record

Real Madrid`s Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday broke the record for the most goals in a European Cup or Champions League season in his side`s semi-final second leg against Bayern Munich.