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March 7, 2013

Crazed Man U fans issue death threats to 'erring' referee over Nani's red card
13:22 GMT

Livid Manchester United fans have threatened to kill the referee who had given a red card to United mid-fielder Nani during the club's controversial Champions League exit after defeat by Spanish side Real Madrid.

Man U to offer 'axed' Rooney up for 'reduced' 25 million fee
13:10 GMT

Manchester United is reportedly set to offer only 25 million pounds for striker Wayne Rooney, which is half of the figure expected from the English star a year ago.

Ronaldo backing Real Madrid for Champions League glory
10:29 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo is backing Real Madrid to go all the way in the Champions League after their controversial victory against Manchester United.

March 6, 2013

Capello denies approach from Chelsea
22:40 GMT

Former England coach Fabio Capello denies that he has been approached by Chelsea about replacing Rafa Benitez.

Luiz wants to guide Chelsea to Europa League glory
22:33 GMT

The Brazilian defender believes the Europa League is a "great opportunity" for his side, whilst Blues boss Rafael Benitez underlined his desire to win every competition

Ronaldo 'sad' after eliminating United
15:20 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo admitted he felt "sad" after his goal ended former club Manchester United's involvement ...

Chelsea warns Benitez 'secure top four PL spot, or perish'
12:41 GMT

Chelsea top management has demanded that interim manager Rafael Benitez seals a top-four finish for the club in the Premier League or risk losing his post.

Mancini says need to win remaining 10 games to stand any chance of retaining PL title
10:38 GMT

Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has said that his side may have to win the remaining 10 matches so that they can retain their Premier League (PL) title, following City's 1-0 win against Aston Villa on Monday.

March 5, 2013

Modric celebrates after scoring Real Madrid's first goal
22:33 GMT

Cristiano Ronaldo came back to haunt 10-man Manchester United as Real Madrid booked their place in the Champions League quarter-final with a dramatic and controversial 2-1 victory at Old Trafford

Mourinho says 'best ever' Ronaldo better than Pele, Maradona
14:57 GMT

Real Madrid manager Jose Mourinho has claimed Cristiano Ronaldo is a better player than legendary Argentinean Diego Maradona and Brazilian great...

Messi after winning FIFA's Ballon d'Or last January
10:59 GMT

The 25-year-old has hit back at claims he is carrying an inflated sense of self-importance and says he will not push son Thiago into becoming a professional footballer

Qatar Airways, FC Barcelona in partnership
10:34 GMT

National carrier Qatar Airways has entered into a strategic partnership with football giants FC Barcelona that would see the airline’s brand name appear on first-team shirts from the start of the 2013/14 season.

Ronaldo: Sir Alex Ferguson taught me how to be a footballer
10:18 GMT

The prolific attacker has nothing but praise for his former manager, but is confident that Real Madrid can reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League

March 4, 2013

Liverpool debt increases to £87.2m as club announce financial results
22:42 GMT

The Reds say turnover increased in the equivalent 12-month period over the 2011-12 season due to the amount of fixtures they played despite the lack of continental qualification

FIFA could consider Qatar World Cup 'winter switch' fearing oppressive heat
22:34 GMT

FIFA has suggested for the first time that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar could be moved to winter if medical evidence showed that playing in the intense summer heat would be dangerous.