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November 30, 2014

Ahly squad
14:40 GMT

Ahly lost 2-1 at Sewe Sport in the CAF Confederation Cup first leg in Abidjan

November 29, 2014

Sunderland 0-0 Chelsea: League leaders held in scrappy clash (picture courtesy of
19:58 GMT

The top flight table-toppers kept their unbeaten record intact but were pushed all the way by Gus Poyet's dogged Black Cats as the points were shared at the Stadium of Light

Liverpool 1-0 Stoke City: Glen Johnson secures vital win for Rodgers
17:36 GMT

Glen Johnson's late goal ended Liverpool's four-match Premier League winless run and ensured a dramatic 1-0 win over Stoke City.

Manchester United 3-0 Hull City: Van Gaal's men hammer hopeless Tigers
17:33 GMT

Robin van Persie answered his critics with a goal and an assist as Manchester United thrashed Hull City 3-0 in the Premier League.

West Brom 0-1 Arsenal: Welbeck the difference for the Gunners
17:29 GMT

The England striker nodded home on the hour to down the Baggies and secure a first victory in three Premier League outings for Arsene Wenger's side, lifting them into the top four

Sunderland v Chelsea: Preview and Projected Lineups
08:20 GMT

Sunderland have taken five points from their last three matches with a win and two draws and manager Gus Poyet is certain to be happy with his side’s form as of late and a visit from Chelsea will be for certain their biggest challenge of the campaign thus far.

Liverpool v Stoke City: Preview and projected lineups
08:18 GMT

Liverpool again were disappointing in midweek as a strong first half comeback in the UEFA Champions League to go ahead of PFC Ludogorets was undone in the 89th minute to succumb to another poor result.

Manchester United v Hull City: Preview and projected lineups
08:14 GMT

Louis Van Gaal has seen his side into the top four and now will look to solidify their place with another victory. Hull City have lost three on the bounce and Manchester United will be looking for another chance to take advantage of opportunity in the Premier League.

West Brom v Arsenal: Preview and projected lineups
08:11 GMT

West Brom and visiting Arsenal both have a win and then two straight losses in their last three Premier League matches and both sides will be looking to get back on track.

November 28, 2014

Lionel Messi
19:42 GMT

The Portuguese insists that the Blues will not be signing the Barcelona superstar, despite his recent revelation that he may not finish his career at the Camp Nou

Franz Beckenbauer
19:15 GMT

In a latest development to the controversy revolving around World Cup bidding process, Germany's World Cup-winning captain and coach Franz Beckenbauer is being probed by the independent ethics investigator Michael Garcia over his part in picking Russia and Qatar as World Cup hosts.

November 27, 2014

Real Madrid logo change
16:28 GMT

The spillover of religious intolerance from the Middle East into Europe was dramatically revealed today, as Spanish soccer giant Real Madrid unveiled an adjusted logo for inclusion on a brand new credit card issued by the National Bank of Abu Dhabi.

Wesley Sneijder
16:15 GMT

Wesley Sneijder's agent revealed he will hold talks with Galatasaray chiefs following his client's recent omission from the squad.

Khoukhi Boualem celebrates after scoring Qatar's winning goal
08:01 GMT

Qatar won their third Gulf Cup title after recovering from an early goal to beat hosts Saudi Arabia 2-1 on Wednesday.

November 26, 2014

 Ludogorets 2-2 Liverpool: Draw sets up must-win Basel clash for Reds
22:16 GMT

Simon Mignolet's error gave the Bulgarians an early lead before Rickie Lambert and Jordan Henderson turned it around but a late equaliser denied the Reds a morale-boosting win