Wayne Rooney is keen to remain at Manchester United until the end of the season and help the club pursue silverware.
Spanish soccer team Villarreal has had an audience with Pope Francis ahead of its Europa League match against Roma.
Bartomeu spoke about the rapid growth of the sport in China and said he hopes the project will help to develop football in Asia.
ESPN FC's Alejandro Moreno and Alexis Nunes look ahead to this weekend's round of fixtures in La Liga.
Alejandro Moreno examines Barcelona's current issues and discusses how they can salvage their sub-par season so far.
A fan celebrates getting De Bruyne's shirt, Messi has a motorcade in Egypt and more in The Sweeper.