Corinthians made it two wins from as many games with a hard-fought victory at reigning Copa Libertadores champions San Lorenzo on Wednesday.
MLS and the players union finally came to an agreement on a new collective bargaining agreement.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger lauded Olivier Giroud for his mental strength following Wednesday's 2-1 win at QPR.
Espanyol were silenced by Athletic Bilbao, according to winning coach Ernesto Valverde - who will lead his side in the Copa del Rey final.
Christian Benteke has set his sights on the FA Cup after helping Aston Villa end their drought in the Premier League.
Milan desperately need a win for coach Filippo Inzaghi in the Serie A, while Roma look to put some pressure on Juventus.
Hull City boss Steve Bruce acknowledged his touchline spat with Sunderland's Gus Poyet on Tuesday was not a good look.
Liverpool Daniel Sturridge insisted he is ready to play every game after scoring upon his return to the starting line up on Wednesday.
Jonny Evans and Papiss Cisse appeared to spit at each other during Wednesday's clash, but Louis van Gaal jumped to the defence of his man.
Manchester City defender Matija Nastasic is wanted at Schalke on a permanent deal.
Vincenzo Montella says Fiorentina will offer Juventus a stern test in the Coppa Italia despite several injury concerns.
Experienced Bayern Munich defender Philipp Lahm will "definitely" see out of the rest of his playing days at the club.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has called for teams to be punished with points deductions and relegations if fans are guilty of racism.
Sergio Busquets suffered a nasty ankle injury following a challenge by Tomas Pina on Wednesday and Luis Enrique is unsure of its severity.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche refused to criticise his side too much after a 2-0 Premier League loss to Liverpool.
Stoke City secured a third successive Premier League win to move up to eighth, progress that Mark Hughes thinks is unexpected.
Bayern Munich and Borussia Monchengladbach eased into the DFB-Pokal quarter-finals, but third-tier Arminia Bielefeld stunned Werder Bremen.
Wigan Athletic stunned Championship high-flyers Norwich City, while Blackpool looked doomed for the drop after another defeat.
After PSG's Coupe de France quarter-final win over Monaco, Blaise Matuidi is confident that Laurent Blanc's side can compete on all fronts.
Sam Allardyce was proud of West Ham's showing in the 1-0 loss to Chelsea, but bemoaned a series of decisions that went against his side.