Mourinho: Ivorian & Man United star Bailly could require surgery

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho (R) speaks to Manchester United’s Eric Bailly by Austin Ditlhobolo Friday Dec 15, 2017. 11:00 Ivory Coast international Eric Bailly could require surgery to his…

PLAYER SPOTLIGHT: Khalid Boutaib – Moroccan finds elusive goal in losing cause

Khalid Boutaib of Morocco by Bertin Basson Friday Dec 15, 2017. 10:00 Khalid Boutaib scored for the first time in six matches, but it was not enough to guide Yeni…

Pele excited to watch Mohamed Salah in Russia

by Staff Reporter Friday Dec 15, 2017. 09:00 BBC African Footballer of the Year Mohamed Salah has earned the ultimate praise and recognition from one of the world's best ever…

Robert Lewandowski makes Bundesliga history and Bayer Leverkusen and Schalke can't be beaten! It's the Matchday 16 stastistical breakdown

Robert Lewandowski created Bundesliga history, Bayer Leverkusen and Schalke maintained their unbeaten runs and RB Leipzig reach a Bundesliga milestone: we round up the week's notable numbers from a midweek…

Bundesliga Team of the Week: Matchday 16

A midweek dose of Bundesliga action brought no shortage of goals and drama on Matchday 16 as Robert Lewandowski continued to rewrite the Bundesliga record books, Timothy Chandler made a…

Borussia Mönchengladbach vs. Hamburg: Probable line-ups and stats

Borussia Mönchengladbach host Hamburg in the final Friday night (kick-off 20:30 CET/19:30 GMT) match of 2017 with the Foals' injury-hit unit looking to return to the top-four for at least…

Hoffenheim's Nadiem Amiri: the refugees' son who hasn't forgotten his roots

Hoffenheim's Nadiem Amiri may not have had to walk quite as arduous a road as his refugee parents, but on the doorstep of global stardom he hasn't forgotten those less…

Porto cup win completes midweek programme

Porto beat Vitória SC to reach Portuguese Cup semis Real Madrid defeat Al-Jazira to reach FIFA Club World Cup final Manchester City post new English top-flight record of 15 straight…