Champions League: Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho looks to silence critics as they take on Club Brugge
While fellow youngsters Erling Braut Haaland and Giovanni Reyna have hogged the headlines in Dortmund this season, 20-year-old winger Sancho has come under fire in recent weeks for an alleged lack of form.
Lazio fielded a depleted team in Brugge in the Champions League on Wednesday and drew 1-1 without last season's top European scorer Ciro Immobile and midfielders Luis Alberto, Manuel Lazzari, Lucas Leiva and Djavan Anderson.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Club Brugge formally declared champions of Belgian Pro League as season ends early
Club Brugge were formally declared Belgian champions on Friday after the country’s Pro League confirmed last month’s decision to bring the season to a premature halt in the wake of the novel coronavirus pandemic.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Belgian government ends hopes of a restart for domestic football league season
Belgium’s Pro League was the first in Europe to end its 2019-20 season, as the deadly effects of the COVID-19 health crisis began to hit, but the decision made by the league’s board in early April was still to be ratified by the 24-member clubs.
Coronavirus Outbreak: Belgium football association defends decision to prematurely end professional season
Belgium’s Pro League on Thursday cancelled the remainder of the season, which has been suspended from last month because of the coronavirus pandemic.
The Belgian football league has become the first major European competition to recommend ending its season with the current standings declared final because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Europa League: Christian Eriksen's first goal for club fires Inter Milan to comfortable win; Manchester United held at Club Brugge
Inter Milan midfielder Christian Eriksen scored his first goal for the club since last month’s move from Tottenham Hotspur to set up a 2-0 win at Ludogorets Razgrad in their Europa League last 32, first leg
LaLiga: Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale set to miss upcoming league Espanyol game, Champions League fixture against Club Brugge
Other Madrid players who did not practice with the rest of the squad on Friday included Eden Hazard, James Rodríguez, Marcelo, Marco Asensio and Lucas Vázquez
Ligue 1: Reigning champions Paris Saint-Germain stunned by rock-bottom Dijon ahead of Club Brugge clash
Paris Saint-Germain suffered a shock 2-1 defeat at the hands of rock-bottom Dijon on Friday in a sapping setback to morale just days before they tackle Club Brugge in the Champions League.
Dutch Football Federation says unified league with Belgium impossible in short term, but could happen in future
The Dutch Football Federation (KNVB) poured cold water on recent talk for a unified Low Countries league on Tuesday saying it was impossible in the short term.
LaLiga: Zinedine Zidane insists Gareth Bale never speaks about leaving Real Madrid, says Welshman had permission to fly to London
Zinedine Zidane insists Gareth Bale was given permission by Real Madrid to travel to London on Monday, and claims the Welshman never talks about leaving the club.
La Liga: Thibaut Courtois not the only player to blame for Club Brugge draw, says Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane
Zidane told a press conference that Courtois' place in the starting line up was not guaranteed after he was substituted at half-time on Tuesday with Real two goals down at the Santiago Bernabeu, but the same went for all his players
Champions League round-up: Salzburg shock and awe Liverpool, Real Madrid's underwhelming season continues, Bayern's seven-goal romp over Spurs and more
Bayern Munich, Tottenham Hotspur, Real Madrid, Club Brugge, Liverpool FC, Salzburg enthralled audiences, at the expense of each other. We look at some of the highlights and the talking points that filled the column inches across Europe and the world this midweek.
After his four-goal haul, Serge Gnabry says Bayern Munich's 7-2 gala romp at Tottenham Hotspur sent a "big message" to their Champions League rivals.
Champions League: Serge Gnabry scores four as Bayern Munich thrash Tottenham; Real Madrid held to draw by Club Brugge
Serge Gnabry scored four second-half goals as Bayern Munich came from behind to hand last season's runners-up Tottenham Hotspur a stunning 7-2 home defeat in the Champions League on Tuesday after Real Madrid escaped with a 2-2 draw against Club Brugge.
LaLiga: Eden Hazard believes he's just 'one goal, one pass or one good match' away from kick-starting Real Madrid career
After a slow start to his Real Madrid stint, Eden Hazard said, "When I start scoring, being decisive, having good matches, it will all come together. That's what I'm missing, one good match, one goal, one pass, something to start my season."
Champions League: After Neymar's botched transfer and arrival of Mauro Icardi, can Paris-Saint Germain find glory in Europe?
When Real Madrid and Paris-Saint Germain last met in Europe two seasons ago, a PSG side missing an injured Neymar were dumped out in the last 16.
UEFA Champions League qualifying: Ajax secure spot in group stage draw with 2-0 win over APOEL; Club Brugge, Slavia Prague also through
Ajax stunned Real Madrid and Juventus on their way to last season's Champions League semi-finals, where they were beaten by Tottenham Hotspur. They had already edged out Greek champions PAOK in the third qualifying round.
Simon Mignolet was part of the Liverpool squad that claimed the Champions League crown last season and ends a six-year spell at Anfield in which he made more than 200 appearances in all competitions.
Champions League: PSG pip Liverpool to inch closer to last-16; Spurs' Christian Eriksen nets late winner against Inter Milan
Paris Saint-Germain took a big step towards qualifying for the Champions League knockout stages after beating Liverpool while Spurs edged past Inter Milan.