Perth Glory bounced back from the disappointment of losing the FFA Cup earlier this week to crush Central Coast 4-1 at nib Stadium on Saturday night.
Melbourne Victory dramatically lost their unbeaten A-League record as Erik Paartalu's injury-time header earned Melbourne City a 1-0 win.
It's not quite a case of 'Christmas is cancelled' for Melbourne Victory, but Kevin Muscat will be pushing his players hard throughout the January break after losing the derby 1-0 to Melbourne City.
John van 't Schip hailed a deserved derby win for his Melbourne City side and singled out young defenders Connor Chapman and Ben Garuccio for praise after beating Melbourne Victory 1-0 on Saturday night.
Inter coach Roberto Mancini remains confident his side can secure third spot in Serie A despite their rocky recent form.
Liverpool forward Raheem Sterling has spoken of his pride after being crowned the winner of the prestigious Golden Boy award.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has reminded Premier League leaders Chelsea there is a long way to go in the title race.
The last unbeaten run of the 2014-15 A-League season came to an end in the most dramatic fashion imaginable on Saturday, as Erik Paartalu's injury time header sealed a memorable 1-0 win for Melbourne City over fierce local rivals Melbourne Victory at AAMI Park.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has said it was a "bitter disappointment" to miss out on the signing of Alexis Sanchez in July.
Marseille midfielder Andre Ayew claimed he can "sleep easy" despite his team's defeats on the road at their main Ligue 1 rivals.
The battle for bragging rights in Victoria's capital is set to grab the spotlight in Round 11 of the Hyundai A-League this weekend, when John van't Schip's Melbourne City FC look to halt the momentum of Kevin Muscat's free-scoring Melbourne Victory side.
San Lorenzo midfielder Juan Mercier said he and his team-mates will not "bow down" to Real Madrid in the Club World Cup final.
Phil Moss and his Central Coast Mariners must be wary of a backlash this weekend when they visit A-League leaders Perth Glory, who have the pain of defeat in the inaugural FFA Cup final still fresh in their minds.
Romelu Lukaku has asked for more patience from pundits and fans, claiming he is treated differently to Everton team-mate Ross Barkley.
Mainz was left devastated after giving up a last-minute goal to Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich to lose 2-1 on Friday.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal ruled out Marcos Rojo for their clash with Aston Villa due to injury.
Porto coach Julen Lopetegui was thrilled with his team's response to their loss to Benfica as they thrashed Vitoria Setubal 4-0 on Friday.
Bayern Munich coach Pep Guardiola hailed Mainz after they made his side work hard for a 2-1 Bundesliga victory on Friday.
Orlando City have signed United States international Brek Shea as they prepare for their inaugural season in MLS.
Porto defeated Vitoria Setubal 4-0 at home in the Primeira Liga on Friday with the game falling apart for the visitors in the closing stages.