Ukrainian champions Shakhtar Donetsk say their club headquarters has been occupied by "armed men" as fighting between government troops and separatists continues.
Shakhtar did not identify the men and said the "circumstances of what has happened are being investigated."
The city of Donetsk is the largest under the control of pro-Russian rebels, and has been the scene of fighting between...
The Champions League draw has been finalised. Here's a preview for Group H:
1. Athletic Bilbao
3. Shakhtar Donetsk
4. BATE Borisov
Athletic Bilbao (Soccer Power Index (SPI) chance to advance: 60.8 percent)
The only group in which the top seed will not finish first? Athletic have already upset some expectations by driving past Rafa Benitez's Napoli, a victory that was fully deserved. It further emphasised that this is a hugely impressive core of players, particularly...
Angel Di Maria said farewell to his Real Madrid teammates at the weekend and is apparently on his way to Manchester United. There will be time to evaluate where he might fit in at Old Trafford once the deal is done (if it gets done), but in the interim, there are some basic considerations to be made.
First and foremost, Di Maria's departure has been telegraphed all summer. He was offered a new deal, but asked to be moved on, ostensibly because, with James Rodriguez joining Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth...