FOOTBALL – FC Barcelona claimed their fifth Champions Cup/Champions League trophy (1992, 2006, 2009, 2011, 2015), after beating Juventus 3-1 in the final in Berlin on Saturday.
FOOTBALL – Sevilla retained their Europa League title to claim the trophy for a record fourth time with a 3-2 win over Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk on Wednesday.
FOOTBALL – Chelsea clinched their first Premier League title for five years as José Mourinho’s side won 1-0 against Crystal Palace at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
FOOTBALL – Holding the advantage from the first leg (2-1 away win), FC Barcelona could afford to sit back and hit Manchester City on the break. City goalkeeper Joe Hart made a season record 10 saves. Continue reading
FOOTBALL – On Sunday, Manchester United and Liverpool meet for the 163th time in the league and for the 45th time in the Premier League. Louis van Gaal’s team have won five league matches in a row for the first time since Sir Alex Ferguson retired, while Liverpool are nine points, seven places and 15 goals worse off than after 15 matches last PL campaign.
FOOTBALL – Wayne Rooney equalled Thierry Henry’s record of 175 Premier League goals, as he scored one goal in Manchester United’s 4-0 home win over Queens Park Rangers on Sunday.
MOTORCYCLING – Valentino Rossi made a record 246th start in the motorcycling top category (500cc or MotoGP) on Sunday, as the Italian driver finished third at the British Grand Prix. Continue reading