As Manchester City look set to exit the tournament at the opening hurdle once again the form of other big spenders such as Paris Saint-Germain, Dynamo Kiev and Zenit Saint Petersburg has been mixed while the continents biggest 'sellers' FC Porto again canter through to the latter stages - So can you 'buy' the Champions League?
Chelsea to travel to Italy to take on Juventus in a crunch tie with both teams looking to take control of the group.
Brazil have become FIFA World Futsal Champions once again and it may be the final time we see the legendary 'Pele of Futsal' play at such a level. Falcao has wowed Futsal audiences for years but after scoring his 339th goal for Brazil in the final the legendary winger may not play at the next World Cup in four years time. Here is a quick look at his marvellous career.
A rogue UBS employee who lost £1.5bn for one of the world's best-known banks by trading huge sums in off-the-book deals, has been convicted of fraud.
Football fans get enough stick as it is for supporting a 'soft' sport and the Premier League stars are not exactly doing us any favours after donning all manner of escapable of punishment winter accessories.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has outlined his ambitions for the January transfer window, during which, he claims, he will make additions to bolster his squad.
If Theo Walcott and Arsenal cannot agree a deal moving forward, who loses the most?
The Toffees skipper faces two months on the sidelines after a knee operation. With Gibson, Hibbert, Mirallas and Anichebe all currently injured how big a loss is the latest injury victim at Goodison Park?
Manchester City are fighting for more than slim chances of Champions League progression tomorrow night against Real Madrid.
Newcastle are likely to be without midfielder Yohan Cabaye until the New Year after the Frenchman picked up a groin injury in the run up to France’s international friendly with Italy last week.