• Power Rankings
    Power Rankings: Victory vs. Bayern keeps Real Madrid on top while Benfica are on the rise after their fine week.  Read »
  • Andy Mitten: After David Moyes was fired, Ryan Giggs and the "Class of '92" are in charge of Manchester United.  Read »
  • Gabriele Marcotti: Few players in recent history have divided opinion like talent-rich Italian striker Mario Balotelli. Read »
  • David Faitelson: Club Leon became the latest Mexican club to roll the Copa Libertadores dice and lose. Read »
  • Thibaut Courtois' future is unclear.
    John Brewin: Chelsea's stockpiling of talent and playing the loan system looks set to fail them this season. Read »
  • Luis Suarez scores Liverpool's second to put them in control against Norwich.
    Richard Jolly: Elite finisher, controversy magnet, Luis Suarez definitely splits opinion despite his undeniable talent. Read »
  • Mina Rzouki: Historical European powers Juventus and Benfica try to add to club-league success in Europa League. Read »
  • Colin Randall: Two improbable results have Sunderland back in the mix to avoid Premier League relegation. Read »
  • Michael Cox: Crystal Palace' form has been impressive, and it's all thanks to wily Tony Pulis. Read »
  • Raphael Honigstein: All of Bayern's positive talk can't hide the disappointment at losing to Real Madrid. Read »
  • Graphic comparing Sir Alex Ferguson's final season in charge at Old Trafford with David Moyes' tenure.
    WhoScored: Statistics show the extent to which Man Utd's displays waned under Moyes compared to Ferguson. Read »
  • Graham Hunter: Pep Guardiola got his tactics wrong as Real played perfectly in their UCL semifinal first leg. Read »
  • David Moyes has nowhere to hide at the Etihad.
    Richard Jolly: After his failure at Man United, it is unlikely David Moyes will be trusted by a global superpower again. Read »
  • Roger Bennett: How big an impact will the World Cup have in America? Try mainstream fame for the team. Read »
  • Rory Smith: Moyes' failure at Man United might be Sir Alex Ferguson's fault, but not in the way you'd expect. Read »
  • Iker Casillas makes a crucial late save from Mario Goetze to preserve Real Madrid's advantage.
    Miguel Delaney: Bayern might have dominated possession but it was Real who were more dangerous on offense. Read »
  • David Moyes' reputation is low following his failure at Manchester United.
    Your Say: Would you take Moyes at your club? We asked those whose teams may be looking for a new boss. Read »
  • Handbags during the Champions League semifinal first leg between Atletico Madrid and Chelsea.
    Miguel Delaney: Who benefits more from the 0-0 in the first leg of their semifinal, Chelsea or Atletico Madrid? Read »
  • Diego Maradona lifts the 1986 World Cup trophy.
    Roger Bennett: From triumph in 1986 to disgrace in 1994, Diego Maradona will forever be linked with the World Cup. Read »
  • Gab Marcotti: Man Utd should take a cue from Bayern and Matthias Sammer and hire a Director of Football. Read »
  • Iain Macintosh: It's tough to love Wayne Rooney given that he's as frustrating as he is brilliant. Read »
  • John Terry is forced off injured in the draw at Atletico.
    Joseph Walker: Atleti will have mixed emotions after John Terry and Chelsea held them to a scoreless draw in Madrid. Read »
  • Iain Macintosh: David Moyes' career appears in ruins after failure at Man United, but he'll come back and be fine. Read »
  • Cesar Hernandez: If leaked rosters are to be believed, Gio dos Santos could be left off El Tri's World Cup squad. Read »
  • Julien Laurens: Lille are on the verge of returning to the Champs Lge but their manager isn't popular with fans. Read »
  • David Moyes failed to lead Manchester United to Champions League qualification.
    Alex Shaw: From record-breaking ineptitude to incessant negativity, five reasons why Moyes simply had to go. Read »
  • Gab Marcotti: With so much unknown about Moyes' United exit, time to split facts from fiction. Read »
  • Tim Vickery: Ecuador coach Reinaldo Rueda can use an improvised friendly to make some tough squad decisions. Read »



Karim of the crop Stalemate in Spain
  • Chances were few and far between as Atletico and Chelsea met in Madrid.
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Reds march on
  • Liverpool battled to victory at Norwich as Arsenal saw off Hull and Everton eased past Man United.
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Feeling Blue
  • Chelsea suffered a shock defeat to Sunderland while Fulham encountered a setback in their bid to stay up.
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