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Ramos earns Real Madrid a dramatic draw in El Clasico

Sergio Ramos earned Real Madrid a dramatic late draw in El Clasico by heading in a Luka Modric free-kick to hold Barcelona 1-1 on Saturday.

Leaders Chelsea make statement with comeback win at Man City

Chelsea sent a strong statement to the rest of the Premier League on Saturday with a 3-1 comeback win at Manchester City that extended their lead in the table.

Convincing win takes Hoffenheim fourth in Bundesliga; Hertha third

Unbeaten Hoffenheim moved up to fourth in the Bundesliga with a 4-0 thrashing of Cologne Saturday while Hertha Berlin are third after a late 3-2 win at Wolfsburg.

Ronaldo, Griezmann and Messi leads FIFA awards shortlist

Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi have been joined by Antoine Griezmann in final shortlist for the FIFA best men's player of 2016 award announced Friday by the world governing body.

Ranieri, Santos, Zidane make FIFA awards coaching shortlist

Claudio Ranieri, manager of surprise Premier League champions Leicester City, has made the shortlist for football's best coach of the year award alongside Euro 2016 winner Fernando Santos of...

About 350 have reported child sexual abuse in UK football, police say

About 350 victims have come forward to report child sexual abuse within UK football, police said on Thursday.

Manchester United's Jose Mourinho given one-match ban, fine

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has been given a one-match touchline ban for being sent off during Sunday's draw with West Ham, the Football Association said.

Gareth Southgate appointed as England manager

Gareth Southgate has been appointed as the England manager on a permanent basis, the Football Association said on Wednesday.

Berlusconi: AC Milan sale to Chinese could be postponed by six weeks

The deadline for the sale of AC Milan to a group of Chinese investors, scheduled for December 13, could be extended by 30-45 days, former Italian premier and club chairman Silvio Berlusconi said...

Bayern back to winning ways but Dortmund crash in Bundesliga

Champions Bayern Munich ended a mini-slump with a hard-fought 2-1 victory over Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday to stay on the heels of surprise Bundesliga leaders RB Leipzig.

Ronaldo scores twice as Real extend lead with 2-1 defeat of Gijon

Real Madrid extended their lead atop the Spanish Liga to seven points on Saturday, with a 2-1 home defeat of lowly Sporting Gijon

Liverpool back on top after win over Sunderland; Man City second

Liverpool regained top spot in the Premier League on Saturday as they ground out a 2-0 win over Sunderland thanks to two late goals.

More footballers say they were sexually abused as scandal grows

Former England midfielder Paul Stewart believes "hundreds" of former players may have been subjected to sexual abuse when children, as more victims came forward on Friday.

Bayern Munich with another record-breaking financial season

Bayern Munich have generated a record turnover of 626.8 million euros (661.3 million dollars) in the 2015-16 season, an increase of more than 100 million euros, the Bundesliga champions said on...

Rooney sets record as Man Utd survive in EL; Inter knocked out

Wayne Rooney became Manchester United's record scorer in continental competition in Thursday's 4-0 Europa League win over Feyenoord, which kept alive their hopes of reaching the knock-out stage....