While the eyes of the football world were focused on Brazil for the World Cup draw, Cristiano Ronaldo caught up on his beauty sleep.
Three people have been arrested after a second investigation into football match-fixing was launched following reports that a player agreed to rig a Championship game in return for cash.
Mattia Destro came off the bench and scored the winner in his first appearance of the season as unbeaten Roma ended a streak of four draws with a 2-1 victory over Fiorentina in Serie A on Sunday.
Three people have been arrested after a second investigation into football match-fixing was launched following reports that a player agreed to rig a game in the second-tier of English football in return for cash.
Bordeaux earned a third straight win by defeating second-place Lille 1-0 Sunday in the French league to get back in the race for a European spot.
Odion Ighalo scored two goals to guide Granada to a 2-0 win at second-division Alcorcon on Sunday, giving the topflight side a commanding lead in its round-of-32 Copa del Rey tie.
Newcastle winger Nathan Burns' second goal of the match in the 67th minute gave the Jets a 2-1 win over the Melbourne Victory in Australia's A-League on Sunday.
Jackson Martinez scored twice in FC Porto's 2-0 win at home over Braga, breaking a three-game winless streak for the defending Portuguese league champions on Saturday.
Mario Balotelli scored twice and also hit the crossbar but AC Milan still had to scramble for a 2-2 draw at promoted Livorno in the Serie A on Saturday.
Crystal Palace beat fellow struggler Cardiff 2-0 in the Premier League on Saturday to take a big step toward escaping the relegation zone.
FIFA switched the scheduled kickoff times of seven World Cup matches on Saturday after meeting with broadcasters, having refused earlier requests made by the FIFPro union to protect players' health.
If the U.S. reaches the second round of next year's World Cup, it would be quite an accomplishment.
Aurelien Collin, soaked in champagne, pulled the black stocking cap that read "MLS Cup Champions" down over his ears and sheepishly shook his head from side to side.
Vitesse Arnhem beat PSV 6-2 to stay atop the Eredivisie and pile more pressure on Eindhoven coach Phillip Cocu on Saturday.
Paris Saint-Germain bounced back from its first loss this season by outclassing last-place Sochaux 5-0 to provisionally extend its lead to four points in the French league on Saturday.
FIFA switched the scheduled kickoff times of seven World Cup matches on Saturday after meeting with broadcasters, having refused earlier requests made on behalf of players' health by the FIFPro union.
By slowly running a finger across his throat in mock fear, the head of English football appeared to sum up his nation's gloomy view of England chances at next year's World Cup in Brazil.
2013 — Sporting KC 1, Real Salt Lake 1, Sporting KC wins 7-6 on penalty kicks. MVP: Aurelien Collin
John O'Shea's own-goal condemned Sunderland to a demoralizing home defeat on Saturday as Tottenham handed under-fire manager Andre Villas-Boas a second successive victory in the Premier League.
The most unpredictable Premier League season in years threw up more surprises Saturday when Chelsea conceded a 90th-minute winner at Stoke and beleaguered defending champion Manchester United lost to Newcastle for a second home defeat in four days.