Australian Open 2017 winner Roger Federer has revealed that he would like to team up with long time rival Rafael Nadal in doubles action. The inaugural Laver Cup takes place September 2017 at the O2 Arena in Prague, Czech Republic. The competition – in honour of 11-time major champion Rod Laver – will have a unique twist as it will see of the six best European players face off against the six best players from rest of the world.
Lionel Messi's 90th-minute winner against promoted Leganes did little to ease tensions at Barcelona, which finds itself in the unusual position of having to make peace with its fans. There were jeers throughout the lackluster win over Leganes at Camp Nou on Sunday, prompting some players and coach Luis Enrique to leave the field discontent, and demanding more support from the crowd. It's a relatively new situation for Barcelona, which has been dominant in world soccer for the last decade.
Reuters sports schedule at 0001 GMT on Wednesday: SOCCER Champions League last 16, first leg (1945) Porto (Portugal) v Juventus (Italy) Sevilla (Spain) v Leicester City (England)