Several of the ties remain evenly-poised going into next month’s second legs. More »Power ranking the last 16 teams in this season’s Champions League
Sent off in a drab goalless draw against Shakhtar Donetsk was probably not how Bayern Munich's Xabi … More »Football - Alonso milestone marred by red card in Bayern draw
Shakhtar Donetsk are hoping a surprise Champions League victory over 2013 winners Bayern Munich on Tuesday … More »Champions League - We need victory more than ever before, Shakhtar chief
(Changes 'holders' to '2013 winners' in lead) More »Football - REFILE-We need victory more than ever before, Shakhtar chief
Bayern Munich are confident they have returned to top form just in time for their Champions League round … More »Football - PREVIEW-Bayern hit form as Shakhtar await in Lviv
The Champions League will have an air of familiarity about it when it resumes this week with 11 of the … More »Football - PREVIEW-Sense of deja vu as Champions League resumes
Samir Nasri has lashed out at Didier Deschamps, saying the France coach did not "behave like a man" … More »Euro 2016 - Samir Nasri: France coach Deschamps did not 'behave like a man'
Former Ukraine and Liverpool forward Andrei Voronin has announced his retirement from football at the … More »Football - Former Ukraine and Liverpool forward Andrei Voronin quits
England's record women's goalscorer Kelly Smith has retired from international football. More »Football - Kelly Smith retires from England duty
Roma’s mooted move for Luiz Adriano appears to be off, with Shakhtar Donetsk saying he wants to stay … More »Serie A - Roma target Luiz Adriano 'wants to stay at Shakhtar Donetsk'
Chelsea have renewed their interest in Shakhtar Donetsk's Brazilian playmaker Douglas Costa after … More »Premier League - Paper Round: Chelsea closing on £19m Douglas Costa swoop
Crimea could set up its own league which would be legally compatible with UEFA, Russian Minister for … More »Football - Crimea could form UEFA-approved league - Russian minister
Chelsea have told Roma they will only allow winger Mohamed Salah to leave this month as part of a permanent … More »Premier League - Chelsea demand £11m over Mohamed Salah
Manchester United have launched a complex £100 million move for Real Madrid star Gareth Bale - plus the … More »Premier League - Paper Round: United move for £100m Gareth Bale deal
Previous winners of the World Player of the Year, FIFA World Player of the Year and European Footballer … More »Football - List of World Footballers of the Year
Ivory Coast midfielder Yaya Toure was on Thursday named African Footballer of the Year for a record fourth … More »Football - FACTBOX-African Footballer of the Year Yaya Toure
Uros Matic, the brother of Chelsea and Serbia midfielder Nemanja, is set to play for Macedonia, the Balkan … More »Football - Serbian Uros Matic to play for Macedonia
Ukrainian security services raided the headquarters of the country's soccer federation on Wednesday … More »European Football - Ukraine federation HQ raided in money laundering probe
Spain coach Vicente del Bosque is feeling positive about 2015 despite the shock of failure at this year's … More »Euro 2016 - Vicent del Bosque upbeat despite year to forget for Spain
Former France defender Eric Abidal, who returned to playing after undergoing a liver transplant in April … More »Football - Eric Abidal announces retirement 'for personal reasons'
Reaction to the draw for the Champions League last 16 round, which was made on Monday: More »Football - FACTBOX-Champions League last 16 draw reaction