Fernandinho rues dropped points
Brazilian midfielder Fernandinho has admitted that Manchester City suffered "a complete disaster" after being held at home by bottom club Sunderland
Atletico close to claiming Spanish crown
Atletico Madrid are working to the time-honoured cliche of playing each game as it comes as they close in on a first Spanish title since 1996.
Stadium closure concerns Blatter
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has claimed punishing fans' racist behaviour by closing stadiums is "extremely dubious" and "unduly excessive".
Cibulkova storms into last eight in Malaysia
Top seed Dominika Cibulkova reached the quarter-finals of the BMW Malaysian Open with a straight-sets victory over Hsieh Su-wei in Kuala Lumpur on Thursday.
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- Probert to referee upcoming FA Cup final
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- Giroud hailed for a touch of class
- De Gea keen for European competition next term
- Button: McLaren have point to prove
- Szczesny ready to scrap for points
- Kovacic happy at Inter Milan
- Newey is still hungry for success, says Horner
- Hamilton hoping to seize the edge
- Red Bull move on from failed appeal
- Change the only constant in Formula One
- Nadal through to next round in Monte Carlo