Brendan Rodgers pleads with Liverpool fans to lay off Raheem Sterling
Brendan Rodgers pleads with Liverpool fans to lay off Raheem Sterling

Brendan Rodgers has urged Liverpool supporters not to abuse Raheem Sterling at Stoke on Sunday as the Reds boss slammed the player`s agent for a tumultuous week of speculation about his future.

Roy Hodgson hails USA-bound Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard
Roy Hodgson hails USA-bound Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard

England manager Roy Hodgson has lauded departing Premier League stars Steven Gerrard and Frank Lampard and predicted that both players will enjoy successful coaching careers once they stop playing.

Jose Mourinho wants champs Chelsea to finish on a high
Jose Mourinho wants champs Chelsea to finish on a high

Jose Mourinho has urged his Chelsea side to set one more landmark before they receive the Premier League trophy following their final game of the season against Sunderland on Sunday.

Arsene Wenger insists Cup final is no distraction for Arsenal
Arsene Wenger insists Cup final is no distraction for Arsenal

Arsene Wenger says the FA Cup final won`t distract Arsenal from ending their Premier League season on a high against West Bromwich Albion on Sunday.

Manchester United won`t take it easy on Steve Bruce`s Hull says Louis van Gaal
Manchester United won`t take it easy on Steve Bruce`s Hull says Louis van Gaal

Louis van Gaal has assured Newcastle that Manchester United won`t take it easy on Hull in the final day showdown that will play a major role in deciding the relegation battle.

Defiant Pellegrini says second place isn`t failure for City
Defiant Pellegrini says second place isn`t failure for City

Manuel Pellegrini claims Manchester City`s second place finish in the Premier League does not represent a failure for the deposed champions.

Carver aims to lift Newcastle ahead of relegation decider
Carver aims to lift Newcastle ahead of relegation decider

John Carver will use the painful memories of Newcastle`s most recent relegation from the Premier League as motivation for his players as they approach what he has described as the club`s biggest game for six years.

Dnipro Europa League campaign cheers war-torn Ukraine
Dnipro Europa League campaign cheers war-torn Ukraine

Just several hundred kilometres from their home stadium a brutal conflict has claimed thousands of lives, but now Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk have given war-wracked Ukraine a rare reason to cheer by reaching the Europa League final. 

Israel appeals to Michel Platini to sway FIFA from Palestinian suspension bid
Israel appeals to Michel Platini to sway FIFA from Palestinian suspension bid

The Israel Football Association appealed to UEFA president Michel Platini on Friday to speak out "loud and clear" against the Palestinian bid to vote the IFA out of FIFA next week.

Mohun Bagan aim to maintain top slot against Sporting in I-League
Mohun Bagan aim to maintain top slot against Sporting in I-League

Aiming to hold on to their top spot, leaders Mohun Bagan face Sporting Clube de Goa in a crucial I-League encounter at the Barasat District Sports Stadium here on Saturday.

Mohun Bagan aim to maintain top slot against Sporting in I-League
Mohun Bagan aim to maintain top slot against Sporting in I-League

Aiming to hold on to their top spot, leaders Mohun Bagan face Sporting Clube de Goa in a crucial I-League encounter at the Barasat District Sports Stadium here on Saturday.

Luis Enrique dismisses questions on Barcelona future
Luis Enrique dismisses questions on Barcelona future

Barcelona coach Luis Enrique on Friday dismissed questions about whether he will stay on next season, saying he will comment once the current campaign, when the Catalan giants could secure a treble of trophies, is over.

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers expects striker Raheem Sterling to stay
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers expects striker Raheem Sterling to stay

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is unequivocal that his club's stance over Raheem Sterling will not alter as he reiterated his belief on Friday that the young forward will not leave during the next two years of his contract.

Real Madrid prepare to end season on a low note
Real Madrid prepare to end season on a low note

Spanish club Real Madrid are set to end their disappointing season on a low note at home against Getafe with a La Liga match on Saturday. The club is also expected to bid goodbyes to several star players at the end of the season.

Real Madrid prepare to end season on a low note
Real Madrid prepare to end season on a low note

Spanish club Real Madrid are set to end their disappointing season on a low note at home against Getafe with a La Liga match on Saturday. The club is also expected to bid goodbyes to several star players at the end of the season.

Ronaldinho throws tantrums after being substituted
Ronaldinho throws tantrums after being substituted

Veteran striker Ronaldinho has thrown tantrums after being substituted during Queretaro FC’s clash against Pachuca during the first leg of Mexico's premier football league, Liga MX semi-final.

Real Madrid more concerned with basketball, taunts Barcelona legend Hristo Stoichkov
Real Madrid more concerned with basketball, taunts Barcelona legend Hristo Stoichkov

Barcelona legend Hristo Stoichkov on Friday teased Real Madrid for their La Liga record, saying the club is more concerned now with its basketball team.

I won't give medal away this time, says Jose Mourinho
I won't give medal away this time, says Jose Mourinho

Jose Mourinho will receive a third Premier League winners` medal on Sunday but the Chelsea manager is not feeling so charitable this time -- meaning no surprise souvenir for a lucky fan at Stamford Bridge.

Carlo Ancelotti to discuss future in coming days
Carlo Ancelotti to discuss future in coming days

Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has admitted he still doesn`t know if he will be retained by the club for next season.

Xavi to start final La Liga game for Barcelona
Xavi to start final La Liga game for Barcelona

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique confirmed that Xavi Hernandez will captain the side on his 505th and final La Liga appearance for the Catalans at home to Deportivo la Coruna on Saturday.