Columbus Crew and New England Revolution go into the first leg of their MLS Eastern Conference semi-final in fine form.
Adrien Rabiot has ended speculation regarding his future by signing a new long-term deal with Paris Saint-Germain.
Napoli coach Rafael Benitez hopes his side will rise to the occasion when second-placed Roma visit the Stadio San Paolo on Saturday.
Joe Hart has urged Manchester City's players to step up and end a poor run of recent form in Sunday's derby with Manchester United.
UEFA has imposed partial stadium closures and fines on Romania and Hungary after their ill-tempered Euro 2016 qualifier.
A man has been remanded in custody after being charged with the murder of South Africa captain Senzo Meyiwa.
QPR defender Rio Ferdinand has said he is "baffled" by the three-match suspension he has received for posting an offensive Twitter message.
Aston Villa will not have scored a goal for 48 days by the time they host Tottenham in the Premier League on Sunday.
Jeremy Menez has called on Milan to get back to winning ways when they host Palermo on Sunday.
Diego Simeone has urged Atletico Madrid to stay focused as they seek a third straight La Liga win when hosting Cordoba.
Mark Hughes insists Stoke City will "not stand" for what he deems unfair treatment of captain Ryan Shawcross.
Real Madrid have won their appeal for Castilla coach Zinedine Zidane's three-month ban to be temporarily suspended.
Manchester United's Radamel Falcao has been ruled out of Sunday's derby with Manchester City, but captain Wayne Rooney is fit to play.
The K. League's Championship Round begins this weekend with Jeonbuk Motors seeking to secure the title with plenty of time to spare.
Steven Fletcher has been given the all-clear to feature for Sunderland in Monday's Premier League clash at Crystal Palace.
Granada coach Joaquin Caparros has hit out at the Spanish press ahead of Saturday's La Liga match against Real Madrid.
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola will give Arjen Robben every chance to be fit for Saturday's crunch Bundesliga tie with Borussia Dortmund.
Adelaide United coach Josep Gombau has confirmed Eredivisie giants Ajax are looking to take teenage winger Awer Mabil on trial
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti insists Sami Khedira still has a role to play at the club, despite his limited first-team outings this season.
Barcelona coach Luis Enrique says Saturday's clash with former club Celta Vigo on Saturday will be a special occasion.