La Liga: Barcelona sign highly-rated midfielder Frenkie de Jong from Ajax; Dutch starlet to join club in summer
Barcelona have won the race to sign highly-rated Ajax midfielder Frenkie de Jong.
Champions League: From Rivaldo-led revival to Fernando Torres breaking Catalan hearts, classic Chelsea-Barcelona clashes
From Rivaldo leading Barcelona to a 5-1 win in 2000 to Fernando Torres capping a stunning 3-2 aggregate win for Chelsea in 2012, here are classic Chelsea vs Barcelona clashes.
Former Barcelona and Spain goalkeeper Victor Valdes has marked the end of his football career by closing down his social media accounts, hinting at a very private retirement.
Marouane Fellaini scored his first Premier League goal for 15 months as Manchester United extended their unbeaten Premier League run to 18 games to move up to fifth with a 3-1 victory at relegation-threatened Middlesbrough on Sunday.
Mauricio Pochettino is refusing to give up on Tottenham's Premier League title challenge after a 1-0 win over Middlesbrough left them nine points behind leaders Chelsea.
Middlesbrough's Gaston Ramirez scored against one of his former clubs Hull to secure his present team a crucial 1-0 win in their Premier League clash.
Pep Guardiola acknowledged Manchester City need to develop a more ruthless instinct after they were held to a frustrating 1-1 draw by Middlesbrough.
Gareth Barry crowned his 600th Premier League appearance with a goal as Everton came from behind to beat Middlesbrough 3-1 and retain second place.
Media reports in Britain revealed Claudio Bravo and Victor Valdes are included in chief coach Pep Guardiola's agenda for a possible move to Manchester City.
Manchester United will sell goalkeeper Victor Valdes after the Spaniard refused to play in the reserves, manager Louis van Gaal said on Wednesday.
The 32-year-old was making a routine block from a free kick when he appeared to twist his knee and was carried off after 23 minutes.
Playmaker Xavi and winger Tello are both doubtful for Saturday's La Liga game at home to Granada, the Spanish champions said on their website.
Del Bosque told a news conference in the Finnish capital on Thursday he had decided which of the pair would feature but declined to make the decision public.
World Player of the Year Lionel Messi was also back from injury but both struggled to cope with the visitors' muscular tactics.