Gareth Bale doubtful as Real Madrid face Liverpool
Gareth Bale doubtful as Real Madrid face Liverpool

Real Madrid footballer Gareth Bale is doubtful for Wednesday's Champions League away match against Liverpool FC at Anfield as he is struggling to shake off a muscle injury picked up on international duty with Wales.

Daniel Sturridge in frame for Liverpool return
Daniel Sturridge in frame for Liverpool return

Daniel Sturridge could feature in Liverpool`s Premier League trip to bottom club Queens Park Rangers this weekend, manager Brendan Rodgers said on Friday.

Aaron Ramsey, Joe Allen to miss Wales qualifiers
Aaron Ramsey, Joe Allen to miss Wales qualifiers

Midfielders Aaron Ramsey and Joe Allen are set to miss Wales` upcoming Euro 2016 qualifiers against Bosnia-Herzegovina and Cyprus in Cardiff, manager Chris Coleman said Wednesday.

Liverpool come through epic shootout to beat Middlesbrough

Liverpool reached the fourth round of the League Cup on Tuesday after winning an epic and nerve-shredding penalty shootout 14-13 at home to second-tier Middlesbrough, with the teams ending extra time tied at 2-2.

West Ham's Cheikhou Kouyate out for six weeks, says co-owner Gold
West Ham's Cheikhou Kouyate out for six weeks, says co-owner Gold

West Ham United could be without midfielder Cheikhou Kouyate for up to six weeks after he suffered an injury in the Premier League win against Liverpool at the weekend, the London club`s co-owner David Gold said on Monday.

Italy embark on reconstruction job with Dutch test
Italy embark on reconstruction job with Dutch test

Italy`s bid to rebuild after a humiliating World Cup faces its first test on Thursday in the shape of a Dutch squad also embarking on a new era.

Super Mario on brink of shock move to Liverpool

Mario Balotelli is on the brink of a shock move to Liverpool, media in England and Italy reported Thursday, two weeks after Reds boss Brendan Rodgers ruled out a bid for the controversial striker.

Barcelona need Messi, Neymar, Suarez to mask defensive deficiencies

After a year of political turmoil in the board and court rooms and disappointment on the pitch, Barcelona have not taken a first trophyless season in six years lying down.

Luis Suarez was `very depressed after biting incident

Controversial striker Luis Suarez said he was "very depressed" after the World Cup biting incident that led to the Uruguay international being initially banned from all soccer activities for four months.

Schneiderlin ready to play against Liverpool, says Koeman

Southampton expect their France midfielder Morgan Schneiderlin to be ready to play against Liverpool on Sunday despite his disappointment at not securing a transfer, manager Ronald Koeman said on Friday.

International football academy comes up in Pune

Liverpool FC`s former player Jamie Carragher today inaugurated an international football academy here and recalled how he cut his teeth at the club`s academy for six years before donning its colours for 17 seasons.

Brendan Rodgers extends Liverpool deal

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has signed a new and improved contract, for an undisclosed length of time, the English Premiership club announced Monday.

Dzeko brace propels Manchester City towards title

Edin Dzeko scored twice as Manchester City took control of the Premier League title race by coming from behind to secure a nail-biting 3-2 win at Everton on Saturday.

Gerrard still captain fantastic for Rodgers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has backed skipper Steven Gerrard to recover from the potentially title-deciding mistake he made during last week`s defeat by Chelsea.

Liverpool FC-DSK could develop players for U-17 World Cup

In an initiative which might help India`s chances when the country hosts the under-17 World Cup, the Liverpool Football Academy-DSK Shivajians academy has offered to groom Indian players for the mega-event and beyond.

Three things from Goodison Park: Everton vs Manchester United

Manchester United`s 0-2 defeat at Goodison Park may well prove to be the final nail in the coffin for David Moyes, as the Scot continues to embattle with Red Devils faltering fortunes under his reign.

Manchester City coach Pellegrini defends Kompany choice

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has no regrets about selecting captain Vincent Kompany to play in last weekend`s costly 3-2 loss at Premier League title rivals Liverpool, he said Wednesday.

Man City stay ready to pounce if Reds slip up

Manchester City know they must keep themselves in a position to pounce if Premier League title favourites Liverpool slip up when they play the first of their two games in hand against bottom club Sunderland on Wednesday night.

City win was for Hillsborough victims - Gerrard

Steven Gerrard has dedicated Liverpool`s crucial win against title rivals Manchester City to the victims and families of the Hillsborough disaster.

City can still win the title, says Pellegrini

Manchester City`s manager Manuel Pellegrini insisted his team can still regain the Premier League title they lost last season despite Sunday`s 3-2 defeat by leaders Liverpool.