Kane a bigger threat than Lukaku, says Klopp
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes "world-class" Harry Kane poses a bigger threat to his side than Manchester United's Romelu Lukaku did last weekend.
No date for Kompany return, admits Guardiola
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admitted Friday he does not know when Vincent Kompany will return, sparking fresh worries about the veteran defender's long-term fitness.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic could be back this year, says Mourinho
Jose Mourinho said on Friday that he expects Swedish striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic to be ready to return to action from his career-threatening knee ligament injury before the end of the year.
NFF to conclude talks on World Cup bonus by year end
Nigerian football bosses have promised to conclude talks on World Cup win bonuses by the end of the year, to avoid a repeat of protests that have dogged the team in previous finals.
Politics lingers in five things to watch in La Liga
Spain's political crisis continues to form a cloud over La Liga with eyes just as much on the stands once more at Barcelona's Camp Nou as the field for Malaga's visit on Saturday.
Surging City eye title charge, Chelsea need a lift
Manchester City will be aiming to continue their recent scintillating form when the free-scoring Premier League leaders host Burnley on Saturday.
Police probe crowd trouble at Everton-Lyon game
British police said Friday they are investigating crowd trouble at the previous evening's Europa League match at Goodison Park, during which an Everton fan holding a child appeared to strike a Lyon player.
PSG fans banned from Marseille game
Paris Saint-German fans have been banned from Marseille's stadium and the surrounding areas for Sunday's Ligue 1 clash between the bitter rivals, local police said on Friday.