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November 7, 2014

Jose Mourinho
19:20 GMT

Barcelona could move for Mourinho if Laporta wins presidency race.

November 6, 2014

George Weah
23:32 GMT

The former AC Milan star hopes the north African country will not be rushed into a making a call on whether to stage the event

Michel Platini
16:37 GMT

UEFA president Michel Platini has revealed that the 2022 Qatar World Cup must be played in winter and his stance has put him in direct opposition to some of Europe's biggest leagues and clubs, who want the tournament to be staged in May.

2022 Qatar World Cup logo
12:45 GMT

The global footballers' union boss has revealed that players could boycott the 2022 World Cup if the tournament is held in the summer.

November 5, 2014

Manchester City 1-2 CSKA Moscow: Toure & Fernandinho see red on dismal night for hosts
22:23 GMT

Seydou Doumbia struck twice in the first half to give the Russians a shock lead and the Premier League champions imploded in the second half, receiving two red cards

Maribor 1-1 Chelsea: Hazard misses penalty as Mourinho's men slump to draw
22:21 GMT

The Belgian's tame effort from 12 yards was parried away easily by Jasmin Handanovic as the Slovenian champions held on to claim a deserved point against the lacklustre Blues

Yaya Toure
16:51 GMT

Manchester City's Champions League game tonight has been overshadowed by the latest incident of racist abuse against Yaya Touré, which the police are investigating.

Supporter tries to kick Zahavi (Picture courtesy of nationalpost.com)
15:58 GMT

The Tel Aviv derby between Maccabi and Hapoel ended in chaos on Monday night after Maccabi's Israel international midfielder Eran Zahavi.

Cristiano Ronaldo
15:20 GMT

Former Sporting Lisbon chief Carlos Severino has revealed that the Portuguese club received a fee of just 6.5 million pounds from Manchester United for Cristiano Ronaldo 11 years ago.

November 4, 2014

Arsenal 3-3 Anderlecht: Gunners capitulate to miss chance to go through
22:35 GMT

The Gunners were 3-0 up inside the hour mark but a double from Anthony Vanden Borre gave the visitors hope before Aleksandar Mitrovic snatched a dramatic equaliser

Real Madrid 1-0 Liverpool: Second-string Reds narrowly beaten
22:33 GMT

Karim Benzema's 27th-minute strike was enough to see the reigning European champions past a makeshift Reds side and into the knockout stage at a canter

David De Gea
15:22 GMT

Real Madrid are set to step up their efforts to sign Manchester United goalkeeper David De Gea.

Emirates says ending FIFA's sponsorship over not meeting 'expectations' (Picture courtesy of Bloomberg.com)
13:16 GMT

The world football governing body suffered a major blow as Airline Emirates announced on Monday that it was ending its sponsorship of FIFA in light of the body's ongoing investigation to check if there was corruption in the bidding process for the next two World Cups.

November 3, 2014

2022 World Cup logo
21:32 GMT

The tournament appears certain to be staged in winter although Fifa could be on a collision course with the International Olympic Committee

CAF logo
20:38 GMT

Morocco have voiced their concerns over hosting the tournament and the risk of Ebola spreading to the country, but the governing body are determined to see the competition go ahead