Miroslav Djukic was named as the new coach of struggling La Liga football club Cordoba shortly after Albert Ferrer was fired from the position after their poor start on their return to top-flight for the first time in over 40 years.
Liverpool will expect their noisy fans to recreate the special Anfield atmosphere that has helped them become kings of Europe five times when they take on Champions League winners Real Madrid on Wednesday night.
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola hailed Francesco Totti`s reign as the "eighth king of Rome" and admitted his side will have to be at their best to beat Roma in their Champions League clash on Tuesday.
Barcelona striker Neymar said Monday that Luis Suarez, who is set to play against Real Madrid Saturday, is working hard to leave his mark in Barcelona, who also have maestro Lionel Messi in their attack.
Mohammedan Sporting have opted against playing in the second division I-League and the club has also pulled out of Durand Cup football tournament, beginning October 28, apparently due to financial crisis.
Chennaiyin FC will look to consolidate their position in the points table while Kerala Blasters FC will be seeking to open their account when they take on each other in a Indian Super League fixture here today.
Sunderland goalkeeper Vito Mannone is going to ask his team mates to have a whip round to reimburse fans who made the long trip to Southampton for the 8-0 thrashing in the Premier League at the weekend.