What's buzzing:
  • WATCH: Petulant Costa tosses warm-up bib toward Mourinho; Headed for exit?

    Diego Costa was unimpressed with his status as a bench player for Chelsea’s visit to White Hart Lane on Sunday, and less so when he wasn’t used as a substitute.

    NBC on Yahoo Sports
  • Mourinho denies rift with brooding Costa

    Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho denied any rift with Diego Costa despite the striker's unhappy reaction to being dropped to the bench for the scoreless draw at Tottenham Hotspur. Mourinho admitted the pair had argued at half-time during the mid-week Champions League victory away to Maccabi Tel Aviv…

  • Soccer-Dutch championship top scorers

    Nov 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Top scorers of the Dutch championship on Monday 13 Luuk de Jong (PSV Eindhoven) 11 Dirk Kuyt (Feyenoord) 10 Sebastien Haller (Utrecht) Christian Santos (NEC Nijmegen) 8 Mike Havenaar (ADO Den Haag) Anwar El Ghazi (Ajax Amsterdam) Michiel Kramer (Feyenoord) 7 Markus…

  • Ayew believes Aston Villa will revive flagging campaign

    The Ghana international is hopeful that the Premier League's basement club will get their campaign back on track soon

  • Soccer-Austrian championship results and standings

    Nov 29 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Austrian championship matches on Sunday Sunday, November 29Rapid Vienna 3 Altach 1 SV Ried 4 Austria Vienna 2 Saturday, November 28Sturm Graz 0 Mattersburg 0 SV Groedig 1 Salzburg 1 Wolfsberger AC 4 FC Admira Wacker Moedling 0 Standings P…

  • Neymar's evolution has been startling - Dani Alves

    Barcelona defender Dani Alves has described team-mate Neymar's evolution as "startling" after the latter netted twice against Real Sociedad.

  • Soccer-Vardy success will spark hunt for next gem, says Smalling

    Jamie Vardy's rise from non-league anonymity to Premier League record-breaker could herald an era where top-flight managers scour England's lower leagues in the hope of discovering the next "hidden gem", Manchester United's Chris Smalling said. Leicester City's Vardy, who became the first player to…

  • Soccer-Prince Ali vows to 'open the books' if elected FIFA head

    FIFA presidential candidate Prince Ali Bin Hussein has said he will make public all financial documents at soccer's world governing body if he is elected. In an interview with Japan's Kyodo news agency, the Jordanian royal said he would lift the lid on any previously undisclosed documents,…

  • Rugby-Saracens' Ashton set sights on England recall

    (Corrects to rugby in headline) Nov 30 (Reuters) - Saracens winger Chris Ashton has set his sights on earning a recall to the England squad after showing new boss Eddie Jones what he could do with his first two tries of the season on Saturday. The 28-year-old rugby league convert, who has scored 19…

  • Soccer-Serie A results and standings

    Nov 29 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Serie A matches on Sunday Sunday, November 29AS Roma 0 Atalanta Bergamo 2 Chievo Verona 2 Udinese 3 Empoli 1 Lazio 0 Frosinone 3 Verona 2 Genoa 1 Carpi 2 Palermo 0 Juventus 3 Saturday, November 28AC Milan 4 Sampdoria 1 Torino 2 Bologna 0…

  • Soccer-English premier league results and standings

    Nov 29 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the English premier league matches on Sunday Sunday, November 29Liverpool 1 Swansea City 0 Norwich City 1 Arsenal 1 Tottenham Hotspur 0 Chelsea 0 West Ham United 1 West Bromwich Albion 1 Saturday, November 28AFC Bournemouth 3 Everton 3 Aston…

  • Soccer-Argentine championship copa sudamericana play-off results

    Nov 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Argentine championship play-offs 2nd Round first leg matches on Sunday Play-offs, Copa Sudamericana Play-off, 2nd RoundMonday, November 30Aldosivi - Banfield 2-3 (halftime: 2-1) Play-offs, Copa Sudamericana Play-off, 2nd RoundSaturday, November 28Lanus…

  • Bale, Ronaldo give stuttering Real Madrid relief at Eibar

    Real Madrid got their La Liga title challenge back on course despite an underwhelming performance as goals from Gareth Bale and Cristiano Ronaldo handed them a 2-0 win at Eibar on Sunday. In front of a capacity 6,000 crowd at Ipurua, Madrid did little to dispel the doubts caused by their 4-0…

  • Soccer-Chilean championship results and standings

    Nov 30 (Infostrada Sports) - Results and standings from the Chilean championship matches on Monday Sunday, November 29 Union Espanola 3 Deportes Iquique 0 Colo Colo 1 Universidad de Concepcion 0 Union La Calera 1 Universidad de Chile 0 Universidad Catolica 1 San Luis 0 Standings P W D L F A Pts 1…

  • Celtic increase lead with win in Inverness

    Celtic increased their lead at the top of the Scottish Premiership to seven points following a hard-fought 3-1 win over Inverness Caledonian Thistle. Callum McGregor celebrated his first league start in over a year to open the scoring in the seventh minute to follow up his strike in the 2-1 Europa…

  • Stoke City vs. Sheffield Wednesday: Owls are clear underdogs, claims Carvalhal

    Carlos Carvalhal claims his in-form Sheffield Wednesday side is the underdog heading into Tuesday's League Cup clash with Stoke City.

  • Soccer-Olympiakos beat Tripolis 3-1 to stretch lead at the top

    By Graham Wood ATHENS, Nov 29 (Reuters) - Olympiakos Piraeus's Kostas Fortounis notched a second-half double as they took advantage of a slip by rivals Panathinaikos to extend their lead at the top of the Super League with a 3-1 home win over Asteras Tripolis on Sunday. Marco Silva's side, who have…

  • Brazilian striker Patric responds to racist tweet in Japan

    TOKYO (AP) — The Japanese league is investigating a racist tweet posted by a fan claiming to be a supporter of the Urawa Reds targeting Gamba Osaka's Brazilian striker Patric.

    Associated Press