Edin Dzeko scored twice as Manchester City heaped more misery on Manchester United with a 3-0 victory on Tuesday to move to within three points of Premier League leaders Chelsea with two games in hand.
Cristiano Ronaldo sparked a storm of criticism on Monday for condemning the referee who awarded three penalties in Barcelona’s dramatic win over Real Madrid.
Lionel Messi blew the La Liga title race wide open when he netted a hat-trick in a 4-3 comeback win for the champions at 10-man Real Madrid in an action-paced ‘Clasico’ on Sunday.
As Brazil prepare for a first World Cup on home soil in 64 years, one Brazilian is plotting appearing at the finals with Iran. Former Vasco da Gama and Paraenense striker Edinho, moved to Iran in 2008 to play for Mes Kerman.