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Bravo celebrates win over Levante with teammate Alves
04:14 GMT
Bravo: "Returning home with the great @DaniAlvesD2 after an important win. Have all a nice week" [@c1audiobravo]

September 21, 2014

Lewis Hamilton
19:47 GMT
Lewis Hamilton claimed victory in the Singapore Grand Prix Sunday to move top of the Formula One drivers' championship standings as Mercedes teammate Nico Rosberg failed to point after retiring with technical problems.
Manchester City 1-1 Chelsea: Lampard ends Mourinho’s perfect start
18:10 GMT
The Blues legend volleyed in James Milner's cross to pull the Premier League champions level after Andre Schurrle had broken the deadlock and Pablo Zabaleta had seen red
Leicester City 5-3 Manchester United: Vardy and Ulloa combine to crush Van Gaal’s flops
15:36 GMT
The Red Devils led at the interval but imploded in the second half against Nigel Pearson's men, who came back from two goals down to claim a famous win
Kei Nishikori
13:24 GMT
Japan's Kei Nishikori has reportedly put up his hand to fill the void left by China's Li Na's retirement in the Asian tennis.
Manchester City v Chelsea: Preview and Projected Lineups
02:12 GMT
Manchester City (2-1-1) suffered a heartbreaking loss to German giants Bayern Munich after a goal from Jerome Boateng in the final minutes of the match saw the Citizens fail to earn any points in their opening UEFA Champions League match.
Arsenal squad
02:04 GMT
Arsenal could potentially spend another £50 million in January after the club revealed cash reserves of more than £100 million in the latest financial results.
Leicester City v Manchester United: Preview and Projected Lineups
02:01 GMT
Leicester City (1-2-1) have shown strong home form this new Premier League season already with draws at the King Power Stadium against Everton and Arsenal. Despite their believed inferiority to bigger clubs, the Foxes have stormed out of the gates looking for an early boost in points for their survival campaign.

September 20, 2014

West Ham 3-1 Liverpool: Third Premier League defeat in four matches for the Reds
19:57 GMT
Goals from Winston Reid, Diafra Sakho and Morgan Amalfitano boost the Hammers as Brendan Rodgers' side slump to another loss seven days after Aston Villa triumphed at Anfield
Deportivo 2-8 Real Madrid: Ronaldo hits hat-trick in devastating Blancos display
17:35 GMT
Carlo Ancelotti's men bounced back from their defeat to Atletico Madrid last weekend with a sensational goalscoring display on Saturday afternoon
Aston Villa 0-3 Arsenal: Ozil stars as Welbeck bags first Gunners goal
17:25 GMT
The Germany international scored the opener before setting up his £16 million team-mate as Arsene Wenger's men blew away the hosts in a devastating three-minute flurry
Real Madrid squad
13:22 GMT
The European champions owe an extra €61m to various parties compared to last year and the president of the society which preserves the club's values has criticised the excesses

September 19, 2014

Li Na
22:07 GMT
China's two-time grand slam champion Li Na announced her retirement from the sport on Friday on the eve of a new WTA event organised in her home city.
Incheon 2014 Mascot and Logo
21:54 GMT
The 17th Asian Games is set to open in Incheon, South Korea, later Friday with several national sporting and cultural heroes involved in a spectacular opening ceremony.
Cristiano Ronaldo
20:04 GMT
The Dutchman admits he would welcome the arrival of the Portugal international but thinks the European champions would probably not be prepared to part with the player
Arsene Wenger
13:35 GMT
Arsenal football team manager Arsene Wenger has admitted that not signing ace forward Cristiano Ronaldo when he had the chance is the biggest mistake of his managerial career, and also admitted that he was so close to acquiring the Real Madrid star before he joined Manchester United.
Wembley to host Euro 2020 final
13:06 GMT
The iconic stadium in London will be used for the semi-finals and final of the tournament, with Munich and St Petersburg among the venues in the earlier rounds
Brendan Rodgers
00:07 GMT
The manager brought in eight new faces over the summer but has overseen two losses in their opening four Premier League games

September 18, 2014

Colombia squad
17:48 GMT
Jose Pekerman's side have leapfrogged Netherlands, who have lost their first two games under Guus Hiddinnk, while Dunga's revitalised Brazil are up to sixth
Hamilton and Rosberg's rivalry continues
15:06 GMT
Wolff praised Hamilton's heart-on-sleeve approach to racing as all drama and glory. And he also said that the team's own outspoken approach to management would remain the same.
Li Na
14:30 GMT
Chinese tennis star Li Na, 32, will announce her retirement on Friday, state broadcaster China Central Television said in a microblog post on Thursday.
Could match fixing be eliminated from football?
13:45 GMT
Sports ministers from across Europe are set to meet in Switzerland on Thursday to introduce a European treaty, containing a series of measures, that is aimed at tackling match fixing in football.

September 17, 2014

Barcelona 1-0 APOEL: Pique heads hosts to unconvincing victory
22:39 GMT
The centre-back proved to be the difference as Luis Enrique's first European game in charge of the Catalan club ended with a win
Chelsea 1-1 Schalke: Fabregas strike not enough for below-par Blues
22:37 GMT
The Spaniard had given the hosts the lead although Klaas-Jan Huntelaar struck past Thibaut Courtois in the second half to secure a point for the Bundesliga outfit
Bayern Munich 1-0 Manchester City: Boateng breaks Hart's resistance
22:35 GMT
The England goalkeeper was finally beaten late on having kept out Pep Guardiola's side for the majority of the 90 minutes as City suffered defeat in their group stage opener
Chelsea v Schalke 04: UCL Preview and Projected lineups
13:23 GMT
Chelsea (0-0-0) have already staked a claim to their place in the English Premier League with four outstanding performances. Now they will look to do to the same in Europe as Jose Mourinho will be set to see how his updated squad does on the biggest stage.
Bayern Munich v Manchester City: UCL Preview and Projected Lineups
13:13 GMT
Bayern Munich (0-0-0) have started their domestic campaign off with two wins and a draw from three and are ripe to get their European season off on the right foot. However, multiple injuries will see a makeshift side one more from Pep Guardiola and could give their visitors an edge.
Rory McIlroy
07:50 GMT
Rory McIlroy has been named winner of the PGA of America Player of the Year 2013-14 and has also won the Vardon Trophy for the stellar performance that he put up last year.

September 16, 2014

Real Madrid 5-1 Basel: Bale, Ronaldo & Co. slice through Swiss
22:50 GMT
Carlo Ancelotti's men had been under pressure heading into their first European clash of the season, but a first-half flurry ensured they eased to three points
Borussia Dortmund 2-0 Arsenal: Immobile & Aubameyang strikes down woeful Gunners
22:48 GMT
The German side threatened to run riot against the north Londoners, with the two goalscorers particularly impressive in a high-intensity performance from BVB
Liverpool 2-1 Ludogorets: Talisman Gerrard scores dramatic late winner
22:42 GMT
The Reds skipper stepped up to score from 12 yards in injury time, just moments after the Bulgarian minnows had grabbed a dramatic equaliser at Anfield on Tuesday
Debuchy sidelined for up to three months
16:23 GMT
The Frenchman suffered ankle ligament damage against Manchester City on Saturday and is now set for a lengthy spell on the sidelines following scans on the problem
Caroline Wozniacki
15:14 GMT
Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki, who just appeared in her first Grand Slam final in five years, has said that she is ready to contend for more major titles.
Real Madrid squad
13:35 GMT
Real Madrid (0-0-0) have struggled so far this season and after a weekend loss to rivals Atletico Madrid the defending European champions will be looking to right their ship. Carlo Ancelotti is expected to pull out all the stops to ensure his club get off to a winning return to Europe.
Borussia Dortmund v Arsenal: Preview and projected lineups
10:52 GMT
Borussia Dortmund (0-0-0) face Arsenal in the group stages for the third time in four years and the two sides are quickly becoming major European rivals. With the Gunners having gotten the better of the results over their four meetings, Jurgen Klopp will be looking to a home victory and nothing less.
Liverpool squad
10:36 GMT
Liverpool (0-0-0) return to the UEFA Champions League for the first time in five years and Anfield is expected to be rocking for their first European night in far too long. However, the Reds are struggling to find their feet so far this season and this could be the match where they break out and get things truly kicked off.

September 15, 2014

Radamel Falcao
21:42 GMT
The Colombia international was given a warm reception when he replaced Juan Mata on 67 minutes as the Red Devils swept QPR aside at Old Trafford on Sunday
Roger Federer
20:26 GMT
There are very few occasions in tennis that are new to Roger Federer but playing in the Davis Cup final later this year will be one of them. France will have home advantage, at a venue to be decided, when they stage the 2014 final in two months' time, but Federer's Switzerland will be the firm favourites.
Nicola Anelka
17:20 GMT
The former France international was released from West Bromwich Albion in March and has now signed for the Indian Super League club
Rory Mcllroy
13:16 GMT
Billy Horschel beat Northern Irish golf ace Rory McIlroy to the 6 million pounds FedEx Cup prize as the American clinched the Tour Championship and secured the overall title.
Louis van Gaal
06:57 GMT
Louis van Gaal said that he told his Manchester United players to consider their game against Queens Park Rangers as the first match of the season and a new beginning - and they responded yesterday with the first win of the season and four goals.

September 14, 2014

Roger Federer
22:12 GMT
Roger Federer secured Switzerland's place in the final of the Davis Cup for the first time since 1992 by comfortably beating Fabio Fognini in Geneva on Sunday.
Manchester United 4-0 QPR: Di Maria inspires first win for Van Gaal
18:08 GMT
The Argentina international opened the scoring before creating a goal for Juan Mata while Ander Herrera and Wayne Rooney also found the net
Brendan Rodgers
15:39 GMT
The Anfield club fell short against Aston Villa on Saturday with a narrow defeat yet the manager insists his new additions will click
Cristiano Ronaldo
13:00 GMT
Portugal national team captain Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly determined to leave La Liga side Real Madrid at the end of the season and is looking forward to return to Manchester United or Manchester City.
Three in 10 ex-NFL players suffer from cognitive disorders
03:42 GMT
According to a data prepared for ex- players of the National Football League (NFL), around three in 10 former NFL players develop more than moderate neurocognitive problems and qualify for payments under the 765 million dollars concussion settlement.

September 13, 2014

Real Madrid 1-2 Atletico Madrid: Turan strikes early title blow
21:17 GMT
The winger struck late on to give Diego Simeone's men a big early win in their bid to defend La Liga and again upset their city rivals
Liverpool 0-1 Aston Villa: Agbonlahor pounces to secure shock Anfield win
20:42 GMT
The striker struck early in the first-half to give his side the lead and the Reds could not hit back, with Paul Lambert's side turning in a brilliant defensive performance
Andy Murray confirms for Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi
18:17 GMT
Andy Murray on Wednesday confirmed he will join fellow tennis luminaries Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi between January 1 and 3.
Chelsea 4-2 Swansea City: Costa hat-trick helps maintains Mourinho’s perfect start
18:00 GMT
The Brazil-born Spaniard continued his fine goalscoring form with a brilliant hat-trick at Stamford Bridge as the Blues continued their perfect start to the season
Arsenal 2-2 Manchester City: Demichelis rescues a point for the champions
15:00 GMT
The City centre-half netted a late header to seal a valuable point for Manuel Pellegrini's side after Sergio Aguero's opener was cancelled out by Jack Wilshere and Alexis Sanchez
Radamel Falcao
04:49 GMT
Colombian striker Radamel Falcao has revealed that he always wanted to move to Manchester United ahead of Real Madrid this summer, and said that he wants to stay there for many years.

September 12, 2014

National Bank of Abu Dhabi signs deal to link up with Real Madrid
18:23 GMT
The National Bank of Abu Dhabi (NBAD) on Friday signed a three-year agreement to become the exclusive banking partner of Real Madrid in the UAE at the Spanish side’s Santiago Bernabeu stadium.
Liverpool v Aston Villa: Preview and Projected Lineups
15:37 GMT
Liverpool (2-0-1) managed a strong opening month with victories over Southampton and Tottenham on either side of a frustrating loss to Manchester City away at the Etihad. With Daniel Sturridge injured, Mario Balotelli is set to lead the line with Lazar Markovic believed inline for his first full start under Brendan Rodgers.
Chelsea v Swansea City: Preview and Projected Lineups
15:21 GMT
Chelsea (3-0-0) sits at the top of the table on goal difference thanks to some excellent opening month production from new additions Cesc Fabregas and Diego Costa.
Arsenal v Manchester City: Preview and Projected Lineups
15:14 GMT
Arsenal (1-2-0) will be looking to get back on the right track with another victory this season having only tasted that sweet taste once in three matches...
Mario Balotelli
15:06 GMT
Liverpool chief executive Ian Ayre has revealed that the day Italian striker Mario Balotelli signed from AC Milan, the club sold 50,000 pounds worth of his shirts.

September 11, 2014

Danny Welbeck
21:58 GMT
The Dutchman says the 23-year-old was allowed to join Arsenal in the summer transfer window because of his inferior goal record to Wayne Rooney and Robin van Persie
Louis van Gaal
16:49 GMT
Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal has reportedly been informed that he is expected to finish at a minimum of third place in the Premier League this season, with no further substantial additions to the squad following this summer's 153.1 million pounds outlay.
Cristiano Ronaldo
13:44 GMT
Chelsea is plotting to make a stunning bid for Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo and have reportedly set aside a staggering 60 million pounds for the Portuguese International.
Manchester United squad
05:45 GMT
Manchester United is reportedly set to announce to announce record revenues of around 420 million pounds for last season when they publish their annual results on Wednesday with figures expected to include 25 million pounds in profit.
Poor Formula One season forces Di Montezemolo to step down
05:40 GMT
Ferrari chairman Luca Di Montezemolo is going to step down as long-time chairman of the Italian Formula One team, following a poor season on the track and disagreements with the Sergio Marchionne, who is the chief executive officer of parent company Fiat.

September 10, 2014

Ramsey hopes to be back in time to face Manchester City
23:01 GMT
Midfielder Aaron Ramsey, who has been a major contributor of Arsenal’s goals in the last 12 months, suffered an injury while playing for Wales in the Euro 2016 qualifiers. Wales managed a 2-1 win over Andorra in the qualifying match. After playing close to the final whistle, Ramsey had to be taken off in injury time with an ankle injury.
Marin Cilic
16:49 GMT
Marin Cilic hailed his maiden Grand Slam title as a miracle, after he eased past Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 in his first major final at the US Open after 27 previous major appearances.
Andy Murray
13:40 GMT
Croatian tennis ace Marin Cilic's victory at the US Open has led to British number one Andy Murray slipping out of the world's top 10 for the first time since 2008.
Michael Schumacher
02:56 GMT
Record Formula One world champion Michael Schumacher will continue his recovery at home from injuries suffered in a ski accident late last year, his management said Tuesday.
Jordan national football team
02:48 GMT
Jordan's national team continued preparations for the Asian Cup next year, managing a draw with China 1-1 last night in Harbin.

September 9, 2014

Qatar 2022 World Cup logo
22:48 GMT
Nasser Al Khater is sure there will be a consensus on what time of the year the competition will be held and says they will work on cooling stadiums as well as fan areas
Sepp Blatter
14:16 GMT
FIFA President Sepp Blatter has announced that a TV replay system allowing coaches to challenge a referee's decision may be trialled next year.
Premier League logo
12:57 GMT
Manchester United and Arsenal reportedly have better 'cost-per-trophy' ratio than their big-spending rivals Chelsea and Manchester City in the Premier League.
Cilic lifts the US Open trophy
05:24 GMT
Marin Cilic hammered Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday to win the US Open, following in the footsteps of his coach and 2001 Wimbledon winner Goran Ivanisevic.
Munir El Haddadi
01:36 GMT
The young Barcelona attacker has been criticised in some quarters for not choosing to represent Morocco, but he says he always intended to represent la Roja

September 8, 2014

Switzerland 0-2 England: Welbeck double lifts pressure on Hodgson
22:08 GMT
The Arsenal striker struck twice to down Vladimir Petkovic's side in their Euro 2016 qualifier, whilst also easing the scrutiny on the under-fire 67-year-old
Mehdi Benatia
15:37 GMT
The centre-back revealed that that he could also have continued his career in La Liga or the Premier League but that he did not want to leave the Stadio Olimpico
Roger Federer
14:20 GMT
Roger Federer says that he will not obsess over winning an 18th Grand Slam title, after putting up a dismal show in the US Open semi-finals.
Sepp Blatter
12:29 GMT
The 78-year-old Swiss has made public his decision to run again, arguing that his "mission" is not yet finished
David Beckham
11:48 GMT
After David Beckham recently expressed his desire to work with the Three Lions, England boss Roy Hodgson said that it would be impossible for FA to reject the former England football star's offer.