Arsenal survive West Ham test to boost top-four bid
Arsenal survive West Ham test to boost top-four bid

Arsenal withstood a second-half onslaught from West Ham to boost their Champions League charge with a 2-1 victory at Upton Park on Sunday.

Nandy and Saha sign for Sporting Clube de Goa
Nandy and Saha sign for Sporting Clube de Goa

Sporting Clube de Goa reinforced their squad ahead of their opening Federation Cup football tournament match by signing experienced goalkeeper Sandip Nandy and left wing back Biswajit Saha on Sunday.

Marseille`s Mario Lemina refuses Gabon`s CAN call-up
Marseille`s Mario Lemina refuses Gabon`s CAN call-up

Marseille midfielder Mario Lemina has rejected his country of birth Gabon`s call after being named Sunday in their squad for the Africa Cup of Nations.

Kolkata sports firm plans ISL-style league in Bangladesh
Kolkata sports firm plans ISL-style league in Bangladesh

A city-based sports event management company has put forth a proposal to the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) for organising a football league emulating the highly successful Indian Super League (ISL).

Asian champions Western Sydney Wanderers stay win-less in A-League
Asian champions Western Sydney Wanderers stay win-less in A-League

Asian club champions Western Sydney Wanderers remain win-less in Australia`s A-League this season after a 1-0 loss to Wellington Phoenix on Sunday.

Liverpool boss Rodgers quashes Balotelli's exit rumours
Liverpool boss Rodgers quashes Balotelli's exit rumours

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has brushed aside rumours revolving around Italian international striker Mario Balotelli's immediate exit from the club, saying that he has no plans to get rid of controversial striker during the January transfer window.

English festive schedule `a disgrace`: Gus Poyet
English festive schedule `a disgrace`: Gus Poyet

Sunderland coach Gus Poyet has hit out at the Premier League`s jam-packed festive fixture schedule, branding the arrangement "a disgrace" in comments published by several British newspapers on Sunday.

Cristiano Ronaldo almost ended up in Birmingham City before Man United move, claims David Sullivan
Cristiano Ronaldo almost ended up in Birmingham City before Man United move, claims David Sullivan

Former Birmingham City football team owner David Sullivan has claimed that the club could have bagged Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo for just six million pounds before the forward moved to Manchester United.

Jose Mourinho says new John Terry deal `a formality`
Jose Mourinho says new John Terry deal `a formality`

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has declared that a new contract for long-serving captain John Terry will be "a formality", according to British newspaper reports on Sunday.

Michel Platini pushes `white card` idea again
Michel Platini pushes `white card` idea again

UEFA president Michel Platini on Sunday reiterated his desire to introduce a `white card` that would lead to a player being sin-binned.

Hugo Lloris curbs Manchester United`s title surge
Hugo Lloris curbs Manchester United`s title surge

Manchester United`s efforts to force their way into the Premier League title race faltered as they were held to a 0-0 draw at Tottenham Hotspur on Sunday.

Former football star George Weah wins seat in Liberia's Senate
Former football star George Weah wins seat in Liberia's Senate

Former world soccer player of the year George Weah has won a seat in Liberia`s Senate to represent the capital, defeating the son of the president and boosting his political fortunes ahead of a presidential election in 2017.

Federation Cup: Sunil Chhetri brace helps Bengaluru beat Salgaocar
Federation Cup: Sunil Chhetri brace helps Bengaluru beat Salgaocar

Bengaluru FC rode on Sunil Chhetri double strike as they beat Salgaocar FC 3-2 in their Group B league match as the 36th Federation Cup football tournament kicked off here on Sunday.

Marouane Fellaini to miss Man United's festive fixtures
Marouane Fellaini to miss Man United's festive fixtures

Manchester United will be without mid-fielder Marouane Fellaini for the remainder of Christmas and New Year after it emerged the Belgian has a rib injury.

Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Luke Shaw's landlord
Cristiano Ronaldo becomes Luke Shaw's landlord

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has become a landlord to Manchester United's teenaged defender Luke Shaw.

Alex Ferguson rant more daunting than Barack Obama call: Tim Howard
Alex Ferguson rant more daunting than Barack Obama call: Tim Howard

 English football club Everton's American goalkeeper Tim Howard has said that a verbal onslaught from former Manchester United manager Alex Ferguson is more daunting than a phone call from US President Barack Obama.

Christmas toppers Chelsea are favourites to land EPL title under Jose Mourinho
Christmas toppers Chelsea are favourites to land EPL title under Jose Mourinho

As history suggest Jose Mourinho has won every league title wherever he has been in his managerial career when his team are atop during Christmas. And as per the Premier League table goes Chelsea is at the summit three points ahead of Manchester City.

EPL 2014: Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester United - As it happened...
EPL 2014: Tottenham Hotspur vs Manchester United - As it happened...

Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United played out a goalless drawn at White Hart Lane despite creating plenty of scoring opportunities.

ISL glitz props Indian football but national team slips in 2014
ISL glitz props Indian football but national team slips in 2014

 The 'sleeping giant' woke up to a new dawn with the ISL putting Indian football on the global map, but the national team continued to paint a grim picture, plummeting to its worst-ever rankings in an eventful year for the sport.

Manchester United's striking quartet assures goals against Tottenham Hotspur
Manchester United's striking quartet assures goals against Tottenham Hotspur

Louis van Gaal has revamped Manchester United's striking department since taking charge of the club in summer.