Serie A champions Juventus crashed 3-0 at home to modest Fiorentina on Tuesday, having Juan Cuadrado sent off as they suffered a first league defeat.
Borussia Moenchengladbach forward Marcus Thuram has been banned for six matches over a spitting incident in a weekend Bundesliga match, the ruling body DFB said on Monday.
Seven-times Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton was voted as Britain’s BBC sports personality of the year on Sunday after a stunning season.
Liverpool will be top of the Premier League at Christmas for the third year in a row after the champions put on a finishing masterclass to win 7-0 at Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Borussia Dortmund stars such as Mats Hummels and Marco Reus will have to carry at least one bitter present to their Christmas tree and into new years after a disappointing 2-1 loss at Union Berlin on Friday.
Bayern Munich and Poland striker Robert Lewandowski was named men’s footballer of the year for 2020 at a ceremony held largely online by global governing body FIFA.
Roberto Firmino scored a late header as champions Liverpool beat Tottenham 2-1 to replace them at the top of the Premier League standings.
Pedro Neto snatched a late winner as Wolves beat Chelsea 2-1 on Tuesday to crush the London side’s hopes of going top of the Premier League.
London’s entire Football League, including Premier League clubs, will have to play their home matches behind closed doors again, after the city was placed under more severe coronavirus restrictions.
Serie A leaders AC Milan salvaged a last-gasp 2-2 home draw to mid-table side Parma Sunday thanks to a brace from Theo Hernandez.
The Lakers and Clippers who were at Staples Center on Friday night for the first basketball in the arena since March 10 entered through a gate labelled the “red zone” — maybe one last reminder that the only assuredly safe thing here would be to stop.
A new, World Bank-funded project will provide support to primary education students in North Macedonia – including to Roma, girls, and other marginalized populations – through the introduction of improved learning environment and better schools. The new, €21.5 million North Macedonia Primary Education Improvement Project will also support the implementation of a modern system for professional development and career advancement among primary education teachers, principals, and multi-professional support teams.
The NBA announced on Thursday it has fined both All-Star guard Kyrie Irving and the Nets 25,000 dollars each for violating the league’s rules governing media interview access.
Football legend Paolo Rossi, who led Italy to World Cup glory in 1982, has died aged 64, his wife said in the early hours of Thursday.
The Champions League fixture between Paris Saint Germain and İstanbul Başakşehir was abandoned by both team’s players, who walked off the pitch over a match official’s alleged racist remarks about a member of the Turkish club’s coaching staff.
Danny Ings scored a penalty nine minutes from time as Southampton won 2-1 at Brighton on Monday to go fifth in the Premier League.
Manchester United moved up to fourth in the Premier League on Saturday as they claimed a 3-1 comeback victory against West Ham in front of fans for the first time since the coronavirus pandemic.
Ahead of Saturday’s night clash with Chelsea, Leeds United’s Ezgjan ‘Gjanni’ Alioski has admitted that Frank Lampard’s Blues are full of talented players but has questioned whether they are a better team than Marcelo Bielsa’s Whites.
Tottenham drew 3-3 and AC Milan won 4-2 against LASK and Celtic respectively to book their places in the Europa League round of 32 on Thursday, while six other sides also secured progression to the next stage.
Real Madrid’s chances of Champions League progression hang in the balance after their 2-0 defeat at Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday, while Liverpool and Porto both booked their places in the round of 16.
Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton has tested positive for the coronavirus and will Sunday’s Sakhir Grand Prix in Bahrain, his Mercedes team said.
Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes won a hectic Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix which was overshadowed by Haas driver Romain Grosjean leaping from his flaming car to escape a major crash in the opening lap.
Atletico Madrid warmed up for their Champions League clash with Bayern Munich in midweek by picking up their sixth straight win in La Liga on Saturday beating Valencia 1-0.
Barcelona said Friday that players had “agreed in principle” to a pay cut of 177 million euros (206 million dollars) to ease the club’s massive financial problems caused by the coronavirus pandemic.
Late Argentinian football legend Diego Maradona was buried near his parents’ graves in a private cemetery in Buenos Aires on Thursday.