Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti has brushed off suggestions Juventus will be easy opponents when the sides meet on Tuesday in the first leg of their Champions League semi-final in Turin.
Before the last strands of blue ticker tape were being swept from the Stamford Bridge pitch on Sunday, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho would have cast his mind forward to the task of retaining the Premier League title.
Romeo Fernandes has become the first Indian footballer to play professionally in Brazil, making his debut for top-flight club Atletico Paranaense on Saturday.
The club anthem Blue is the Colour resounded around a joyful Stamford Bridge and champagne flowed as Chelsea clinched their first Premier League title for five years with a typically stubborn 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace on Sunday.
A Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick maintained Real Madrid's La Liga title aspirations as they ended Sevilla's 34-game unbeaten run at home with a 3-2 win on Saturday.
The English Premier League (EPL) crown will be within Chelsea's grasp on Sunday when they host Crystal Palace needing three points to become champions.
Luis Suarez scored a hat-trick and Lionel Messi bagged a brace as Barcelona thrashed bottom side Cordoba 8-0 on Saturday to move a step closer to their fifth La Liga title in seven years.
Juventus clinched a fourth successive Serie A title with a 1-0 win at Sampdoria on Saturday but put its trophy celebrations on ice with a crucial Champions League match in just three days.
Football rallied round on Saturday to offer support to former England captain Rio Ferdinand following the death of his wife, Rebecca Ellison, from cancer.
Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi announced on Thursday that he is set to become a father again by posting a picture of his pregnant partner on social media portal Instagram.
Louis van Gaal is hoping Wayne Rooney's quick recovery from a knee injury will provide the spark to revive spluttering Manchester United's bid to seal their place in the Champions League.
Belgium under-21 international footballer Gregory Mertens died on Thursday, three days after collapsing with heart failure during a match, a spokesman for his club, Lokeren, said.
The wife of former Manchester United and England defender Rio Ferdinand has died following a short battle with cancer.
Jerome Boateng says Bayern Munich must improve for Wednesday's Champions League semi-final, first-leg, at Barcelona or not bother travelling to Spain following their "careless" German Cup exit.
Chelsea edged closer to the English Premier League title as second half goals from Didier Drogba, John Terry and Ramires helped them overturn a half-time deficit to win 3-1 at in-form Leicester City.