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  • Chievo snatch late draw to stall Inter Milan

    Chievo snatch late draw to stall Inter Milan

    A stoppage-time equaliser from 39-year-old striker Sergio Pellissier earned Chievo a 1-1 draw against Inter Milan in Serie A on Saturday. Ivan Perisic put third-placed Inter in front six minutes before halftime, the Croatian’s first league goal in...

  • Griezmann penalty gives Atletico win in tight game with Espanyol

    Griezmann penalty gives Atletico win in tight game with Espanyol

    Atletico Madrid maintained their excellent run of home form on Saturday, beating Espanyol 1-0 for a seventh win out of nine games at their Wanda Metropolitano stadium to keep the pressure on La Liga leaders Barcelona. Antoine Griezmann struck the...

  • Deeney and Deulofeu seal Watford win at West Ham

    Deeney and Deulofeu seal Watford win at West Ham

    Watford brought West Ham United's streak of Premier League success to an abrupt halt with a surprise 2-0 win at the London Stadium on Saturday thanks to a first-half Troy Deeney penalty and a late Gerard Deulofeu clincher. Deeney tucked home his...

  • Real Madrid ease past Al Ain for fourth Club World Cup title

    Real Madrid ease past Al Ain for fourth Club World Cup title

    Real Madrid lifted the FIFA Club World Cup for a record fourth time on Saturday after thrashing local side Al Ain 4-1 in the final in Abu Dhabi with the help of impressive distance strikes in either half from midfielders Luka Modric and Marcos...

  • Man. City stunned by Palace, trail Liverpool by four points

    Man. City stunned by Palace, trail Liverpool by four points

    Manchester City suffered their first home Premier League loss in eight months as a shock 3-2 defeat by Crystal Palace on Saturday left Pep Guardiola's champions trailing leaders Liverpool by four points. City, who had won all nine home games in...

  • Fulham dig deep to deny Newcastle and earn first clean sheet

    Fulham dig deep to deny Newcastle and earn first clean sheet

    Fulham secured their first clean sheet of the season with some dogged defending in a 0-0 draw with Newcastle United in the Premier League on Saturday. The hosts, looking for a second successive win, were unable to find a way past a Fulham side who...

  • Southampton power past Huddersfield Town

    Southampton power past Huddersfield Town

    Southampton continued their revival under new manager Ralph Hasenhuettl as goals from Nathan Redmond, Danny Ings and Michael Obafemi sealed a 3-1 Premier League victory at Huddersfield Town on Saturday. Southampton, who ended Arsenal's 22-game...

  • Brooks double gives Bournemouth 2-0 win over Brighton

    Brooks double gives Bournemouth 2-0 win over Brighton

    Midfielder David Brooks continued his fine run of form with a superb brace to earn Bournemouth a 2-0 home win over 10-man Brighton and Hove Albion in a lively Premier League clash on Saturday. Brooks fired Bournemouth ahead with a rasping shot...

  • Vardy earns Leicester narrow win at Chelsea

    Vardy earns Leicester narrow win at Chelsea

    Jamie Vardy's well-taken breakaway goal helped Leicester to earn a 1-0 win at Chelsea on Saturday to ease the pressure on coach Claude Puel and inflict the hosts' first home Premier League defeat of the season. The English striker's goal in the...

  • Napoli’s unbeaten run hits double figures with win over SPAL

    Napoli’s unbeaten run hits double figures with win over SPAL

    Napoli extended their unbeaten run in Serie A to 10 matches with a 1-0 win over SPAL on Saturday that cut the gap with leaders Juventus to five points. Carlo Ancelotti’s side have won eight and drawn two games since losing to Juve at the end of...

  • River crush Kashima to finish third in Club World Cup

    River crush Kashima to finish third in Club World Cup

    South American champions River Plate thrashed Japanese side Kashima Antlers 4-0 in the third place playoff at the Club World Cup on Saturday. Argentine side River, who beat arch-rivals Boca Juniors to win the Copa Libertadores this month but...

  • Aubameyang brace gives Arsenal win over Burnley

    Aubameyang brace gives Arsenal win over Burnley

    Arsenal forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang shot to the top of the Premier League scoring charts with two goals in Saturday's 3-1 home win over struggling Burnley, returning his side to winning ways after two straight defeats. The Gabon forward gave...

  • Watch: Maltese Abroad: Schembri wraps up Europa League group phase

    Watch: Maltese Abroad: Schembri wraps up Europa League group phase

    CYPRUS Andre Schembri featured in Apollon Limassol's two latest outings, in the UEFA Europa League and in the domestic league. In the European competition, Schembri and his Apollon crew wrapped up their commitments with a 3-1 win away at Olympique...

  • Watch: Do Spurs have the stamina to fight on four fronts?

    Watch: Do Spurs have the stamina to fight on four fronts?

    Tottenham Hotspur have had to cope with the unwanted attention manager Mauricio Pochettino has received this week in the wake of Jose Mourinho's sacking with the Argentine now favourite to be Manchester United's next permanent manager. Pochettino...

  • Liverpool seal Christmas top spot as Salah and Van Dijk sink Wolves

    Liverpool seal Christmas top spot as Salah and Van Dijk sink Wolves

    Liverpool will spend Christmas on top of the Premier League after goals from Mohamed Salah and Virgil van Dijk earned them a 2-0 win at Wolves on Friday, opening up a four-point lead over second-placed Manchester City. City can reduce that gap...

  • Dortmund beat Gladbach 2-1 to restore nine-point lead

    Dortmund beat Gladbach 2-1 to restore nine-point lead

    Borussia Dortmund edged second-placed Borussia Moenchengladbach 2-1 in the Bundesliga on Friday to bounce back from their first league loss in midweek and restore a nine-point lead at the top of the table going into the winter break. Goals from...

  • Al Ain coach Mamic hoping for Real misfire in final

    Al Ain coach Mamic hoping for Real misfire in final

    Al Ain coach Zoran Mamic says his side facing Real Madrid in the FIFA Club World Cup final will be like a Smart car racing against a Mercedes Formula One machine, but he thinks there is a chance their more illustrious opponents might break...

  • Watch: "Ferguson has been my mentor" - Solskjaer

    Watch: "Ferguson has been my mentor" - Solskjaer

    Ole Gunnar Solskjaer told his first official press conference as Manchester United's caretaker manager on Friday that he would relish the opportunity to be the permanent boss.The 45-year-old Norwegian, a legendary former player at Old Trafford,...

  • Watch: Ramos demands respect for coach Solari as shadow of Mourinho looms

    Watch: Ramos demands respect for coach Solari as shadow of Mourinho looms

    Real Madrid captain Sergio Ramos demanded respect for current coach Santiago Solari as he batted away questions on Friday about whether Jose Mourinho could re-join the club in the future after being sacked by Manchester United. Mourinho, who was...

  • Watch: Keane accuses Man Utd players of ‘getting away with murder’

    Watch: Keane accuses Man Utd players of ‘getting away with murder’

    Former Manchester United captain Roy Keane has accused the current crop of players at Old Trafford of getting away “with murder” and of throwing Jose Mourinho “under the bus”. The Irishman’s broadside comes just days after Mourinho was sacked...