Manchester, Feb 22 Manchester City came from behind twice to prevail 5-3 over Monaco in an exciting first-leg clash of their UEFA Champions League round-of-16 tie.
Caen (France), Feb 22 Ronny Rodelin's goal earned Caen FC a 1-0 home victory over 10-man Nancy and crucial points in their attempt to avoid the relegation zone in a rearranged FRench Ligue 1 match.
Paris, Feb 22 Italian football team manager Gabriele Oriali has asserted that striker Mario Balotelli's possible return to the national squad may be affected by his poor on-field discipline this season.
Lusaka, Feb 22 The Cameroon U-20 national football team have arrived in Zambia ahead of the start of the Africa Cup of Nations tournament this weekend.
Leverkusen (Germany), Feb 22 Spanish football club Atletico Madrid put one leg in the quarter-finals after easing past hosts Bayer Leverkusen 4-2 in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League last-16 here.
Belgrade, Feb 21 The stadium of Serbian football club Rad Belgrade has been temporarily closed due to persistent racist chants by a group of fans against a Brazilian player.
Male (Maldives), Feb 21 Mohun Bagan rode on Darryl Duffy's early strike to garner a point against the Maldivian Club Valencia in an AFC Cup playoff football game here on Tuesday.
Sevilla, Feb 21 Sevilla have one of the best chances they will ever have to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Champions League when they play Premier League Champions Leicester City in the first leg of their last-16 tie here on Wednesday.
Paris, Feb 21 Nice suffered a huge blow as their top scorer Alassane Plea will miss the rest of the season due to a knee injury, the French football club announced on Tuesday.
New Delhi, Feb 21 Sportswear manufacturer adidas on Tuesday announced its association with FIFA Under-17 football World Cup Local Organising Committee to come on-board as the exclusive performance partner for the Mission XI Million programme that was recently flagged off by Sports Minister Vijay Goel and All India Football Federation (AIFF) here.