Bundesliga: Hamburg win 101st derby to escape bottom three
Bundesliga: Hamburg win 101st derby to escape bottom three

Hamburg escaped the Bundesliga`s bottom three on Sunday with a 2-0 win at home to 10-man Werder Bremen, which pushed Borussia Dortmund back into the relegation places.

Cool-headed Cagliari hold Napoli in 3-3 thriller
Cool-headed Cagliari hold Napoli in 3-3 thriller

Cool-headed Cagliari fought back from a two-goal deficit to claim a precious 3-3 draw away to Napoli on Sunday, which left Rafael Benitez`s men six points behind second-placed Roma.

Unsung Antonio Di Natale scores 200th Serie A goal
Unsung Antonio Di Natale scores 200th Serie A goal

Unsung Udinese forward Antonio Di Natale scored his 200th Serie A goal in the 1-1 draw against Chievo on Sunday, becoming only the seventh player to reach the milestone.

ISL Preview, NorthEast United vs Delhi Dynamos: Preview
ISL Preview, NorthEast United vs Delhi Dynamos: Preview

Faced with a daunting task of qualifying for the semifinals after a series of listless performances, bottom-placed Delhi Dynamos take on NorthEast United FC in their must-win Hero Indian Super League fixture here on Monday.

Chennayin thrash Mumbai 3-0, consolidate top spot in ISL
Chennayin thrash Mumbai 3-0, consolidate top spot in ISL

 Chennaiyin FC produced a clinical performance and pumped in goals in the second half to thrash Mumbai City FC 3-0 to consolidate their position at the top of the table in Indian Super League at the DY Patil Stadium here on Sunday.

EPL: Woeful Liverpool suffer more pain at Palace
EPL: Woeful Liverpool suffer more pain at Palace

Liverpool suffered more Selhurst Park misery as struggling Crystal Palace came from behind to clinch a shock 3-1 win over the lacklustre Reds on Sunday.

Kalyani Group names I-League team as 'Bharat FC'
Kalyani Group names I-League team as 'Bharat FC'

The Pune-headquartered Kalyani Group announced on Sunday that their football club has been christened "Bharat FC" which will take part in this season's I-League season commencing in January, 2015.

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan threatens to quit over racism row
Wigan chairman Dave Whelan threatens to quit over racism row

 Wigan Athletic chairman Dave Whelan says he will resign if the English FA find him guilty of racism over comments he made defending the appointment of controversial manager Malky Mackay. 

Ankle injury sidelines Dortmund`s Marco Reus until 2015
Ankle injury sidelines Dortmund`s Marco Reus until 2015

Borussia Dortmund`s Marco Reus will miss the rest of 2014, including Wednesday`s Champions League clash at Arsenal, after suffering his sixth ankle injury in a year, the club confirmed Sunday.

Danny Welbeck fails to make Louis van Gaal pay
Danny Welbeck fails to make Louis van Gaal pay

requireWhen Louis van Gaal found Danny Welbeck surplus to his ments at Old Trafford, the forward received support from several quarters, probably out of emotion.

Pablo Sanchez brace keeps Adelaide unbeaten in A-League
Pablo Sanchez brace keeps Adelaide unbeaten in A-League

 Adelaide United are enjoying their best start to an Australian A-League season following a 2-0 away win over former champions Central Coast Mariners on Sunday.

Title-winning Brisbane coach Mike Mulvey sacked
Title-winning Brisbane coach Mike Mulvey sacked

 Brisbane Roar coach Mike Mulvey was sacked Sunday just six months after steering the Australian A-League club to the premiership-championship double, officials said.

Lyon miss chance to go second after Bastia draw
Lyon miss chance to go second after Bastia draw

Lyon extended their unbeaten Ligue 1 streak to ten matches on Saturday, with a hard-fought 0-0 draw at Bastia, but wasted the opportunity to climb above Marseille into second spot.

Lionel Messi `never imagined` breaking La Liga goal record
Lionel Messi `never imagined` breaking La Liga goal record

Lionel Messi thanked teammates and coaches past and present after becoming the all-time leading goalscorer in La Liga with a hat-trick in Barca`s 5-1 demolition of Sevilla on Saturday.

Roy Hodgson plans England get-togethers
Roy Hodgson plans England get-togethers

England manager Roy Hodgson has revealed that he hopes to re-unite his squad for mid-season get-togethers in a bid to bridge the gap until their next fixtures in March.

Lionel Messi breaks Liga record with hat-trick as Barca romp
Lionel Messi breaks Liga record with hat-trick as Barca romp

Lionel Messi became the all-time top goalscorer in La Liga history with a hat-trick as Barcelona swept aside Sevilla 5-1 on Saturday to remain two points adrift of league leaders Real Madrid.

Roma recover from first-minute shock to beat Atalanta
Roma recover from first-minute shock to beat Atalanta

Roma moved level on points with Juventus at the top of Serie A on Saturday after recovering from conceding a first-minute goal to beat Atalanta 2-1.

Pogba brace, Tevez restore Juve lead over Roma
Pogba brace, Tevez restore Juve lead over Roma

Ten-man Juventus restored their three-point lead on Roma with a brace of goals in either half from Paul Pogba and a Carlos Tevez strike underlining the champions` credentials in a 3-0 win at Lazio on Saturday.

Manchester United sink Arsenal to make top-four return
Manchester United sink Arsenal to make top-four return

Wayne Rooney led Manchester United back into the top four of the Premier League with a smash-and-grab 2-1 victory over Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

Roberto Martinez salutes milestone match-winner Leon Osman
Roberto Martinez salutes milestone match-winner Leon Osman

Everton manager Roberto Martinez hailed the attitude of Leon Osman after the midfielder marked his 400th appearance for the Toffees with the winning goal in a 2-1 victory over West Ham.