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Manchester United needed extra-time to edge past brave FC Copenhagen 1-0 to reach the semi-finals of the Europa League.It’s offered more evidence as to why the Red Devils need Borussia Dortmund star Jadon Sancho.


Barcelona talisman Lionel Messi was reportedly forced to sit out training on Sunday owing to the foot injury he sustained in the Champions League last-16 second-leg victory over Napoli.

Atletico Madrid will head to Lisbon today ahead of their Champions League tie with RB Leipzig, after a second round of CPR testing came back negative yesternight.


Liverpool's new defender Kostas Tsimikas says his brother pushed to make the move to Anfield."My brother is a Liverpool fan and he pushed me to come here and sign."


Jadon Sancho will soon be a Manchester United player, with Borussia Dortmund simply playing hardball to get the best deal possible, according to Owen Hargreaves.


Lille defender Gabriel is expected to make a final decision between Manchester United, Arsenal, Everton & Napoli this week - whichever club will sign him will pay €30m excluding bonuses for him.


Former Milan CEO Adriano Galliani explains why he was always confident new Juventus boss Andrea Pirlo would become a coach, unlike Ronaldinho, who ‘didn’t even care who we were playing.’


Liverpool new signing, Kostas Tsimikas didn’t know there was another club in Liverpool. He was explained that another premier league club was in the city called Everton. He was shocked. Lost for words.


Rio Ferdinand believes Manchester United have made a big mistake by failing to agree a deal with Borussia Dortmund to sign Jason Sancho this summer, after suggesting they are spurning the chance to sign a player who could become "the best in the world" over the next decade.


Barcelona boss Quique Setien is considering dropping Antoine Griezmann for their key Champions League quarter final against Bayern Munich.


Pep Guardiola has told Sergio Aguero he would like him to be at the Jose Alvalade Stadium for their clash against Lyon - Aguero has ruled himself out of playing in that game.


Antonio Conte said Inter ‘want to go all the way’ in the Europa League after beating Bayer Leverkusen 2-1 in the quarter-final. ‘We never let them play the ball comfortably.’


“We have watched Kostas for a long time and are really happy that he has joined us. It’s the perfect news before we come back together very soon,” “He is a very good footballer with an attitude to win and to compete, and I really like his mentality says Jurgen Klopp.


Manchester United have been awarded 21 penalties this season. 

No team in Europe’s top five leagues have more.


Antonio Conte hailed Romelu Lukaku after another superb individual display in the Europa League quarter-finals, but insisted the forward's success is also down to his Inter team-mates.


Bayern Munich have been boosted by the return to fitness of key pair Kingsley Coman and Jerome Boateng ahead of their Champions League clash with Barcelona.


FC Copenhagen star Zeca thanked Ole Gunnar Solskjaer for the work done at Manchester United so far after the club’s narrow Europa League defeat on Monday night."Thank you very much for everything you have done in Manchester,” Solskjaer responded by saying ‘we’re trying to bring it back’.


Romelu Lukaku shrugged off his Europa League record and named Nicolò Barella ‘man of the match’ after the 2-1 Europa League quarter-final win over Bayer Leverkusen.


Aaron Ramsey is not wanted by new manager Andrea Pirlo at Juventus and the 29-year-old Wales international midfielder is free to find another club. 


Chelsea manager Frank Lampard has been tipped to call Kai Havertz after Bayer Leverkusen were dumped out of the Europa League. 


Manchester United will continue their pursuit of England winger Jadon Sancho despite Borussia Dortmund's claim the 20-year-old will remain at the club next season. 


Bayer Leverkusen coach Peter Bosz admits they lost the Europa League quarter-final ‘to a great opponent’ after the 2-1 defeat to Inter.


Liverpool FC have cut ties with their "official" coconut milk following allegations that monkeys were used as slave labour to pick fruit for the product.


Manchester United surprised Paul Scholes with their first-half tactics during the 1-0 win over Copenhagen on Monday. "United have been sloppy I think in that first half,""We really need to calm ourselves down, I think they've been miles per hour.


Diego Godin admits he 100had difficulty adapting to Antonio Conte’s system at Inter, but took time to work his way up the pecking order. ‘I have to respect those who are playing.’


England's Manchester based players face having only a week's break after their European endeavours, with Gareth Southgate keen to select them for the return of international football.


Manchester United legend Paul Scholes has called on his former side not to miss out on Jadon Sancho like they did with Erling Haaland earlier this year. 


Inter Milan have identified Manchester United's 30-year-old defender Chris Smalling, on loan at Serie A side Roma this season, as a transfer target.


Karl-Johan Johnsson made thirteen (13) saves against Man Utd, the most by a goalkeeper in a single UCL or UEL game since the start of the 2016-17 season.Only Bruno Fernandes penalty could beat him.


Alexis Sanchez is in doubt for Inter's Europa League semi-final after the club confirmed he suffered an injury during their quarter-final win against Leverkusen.


Daniel Sturridge have revealed that he has 'unfinished business' and wants to return to the Premier League."I believe I've got a lot to give to the Premier League and I would say that's my first choice. I do feel I have unfinished business so I would like to go back and play there.


The Premier League are locked in a legal dispute with their Chinese broadcast partners that could cost clubs hundreds of millions of pounds in lost television income.


Manchester United midfielder Juan Mata admits the team is “quite tired physically” after narrowly beating FC Copenhagen 1-0 after extra time to reach the Europa League semi-finals.


Barcelona are unlikely to pay more than 15m euros (£13.4m) for Manchester City's wantaway Spanish defender Eric Garcia, 19. 


Former Rangers winger Mark Walters understands the demands facing Steven Gerrard's men as they bid to end their trophy drought.


Chelsea have agreed a five-year contract with Bayer Leverkusen and Germany forward Kai Havertz but have been told the 21-year-old will cost £90m.


Paul Field, the chairman of the Referees' Association, has claimed a match official will eventually be killed unless more serious punishment is handed out to those who abuse them.


Chelsea are prepared to lower their asking price for unwanted France midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko, 25. The club are hoping to strike a £20m deal with AC Milan. 


Nuno Espirito Santo has called on Wolves to impose their identity against Sevilla in the last eight of the Europa League tonight.


Liverpool have put a £20m valuation on midfielder Harry Wilson amid interest from Leeds, Newcastle, Crystal Palace and Southampton. 


Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly in talks with Real Madrid regarding a deal for out-of-favour Real Madrid midfielder James Rodriguez.


Wolves are confident manager Nuno Espirito Santo will sign a new contract before the new Premier League season.


Real Madrid manager Zinedine Zidane is reportedly plotting a mass overhaul of his squad as the Frenchman looks to raise funds for transfer business this summer.Luka Jovic, Luka Modric and James Rodriguez are all believed to be in line for the axe.


Lyon are prepared to sell former Chelsea winger Bertrand Traore this summer with Leicester and Everton all keen on the 24-year-old Burkina Faso international.


Real Madrid have reportedly identified Sevilla centre-back Jules Kounde as a potential long-term replacement for Sergio Ramos.


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