Italy antitrust authorities extend Sky Italia prob

Italian antitrust authorities have extended an investigation against Rupert Murdoch`s Sky Italia over alleged abuse of market position in securing football broadcast rights to include the UEFA Champions League competition.

Messi among Barca no-shows for US tour

Lionel Messi, a two-time FIFA Player of the Year, is among several Barcelona players who will not play for the reigning UEFA Champions League winners in their upcoming three-match American tour.

Man U face West Brom for first match in new season

Manchester United face a testing start to their Premier League title defense with an opening day fixture against West Bromwich Albion on August 13.