Australia’s Melbourne Victory stunned defending champions Guangzhou Evergrande 2-0 in Melbourne on Tuesday to stay in contention for the knockout rounds of the AFC Champions League.
German Cup giant-killers Kaiserslautern aim to take a leaf out of Borussia Dortmund’s book when they bid to claim a shock semi-final win at holders Bayern Munich on Wednesday.
Irish midfielder Stephen Ireland has signed a new three-year contract with Stoke City, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez on Tuesday laughed off speculation that Merseyside rivals Liverpool are preparing a huge bid for his England midfielder Ross Barkley.
Japan’s professional baseball league was facing another bouncy ball scandal Tuesday as sports equipment giant Mizuno apologised for a defect that turned the nation’s top sport into a slugfest.
Prize money for this year’s French Open will top 25 million euros ($34.5 million), more than 10 percent up on 2013, the French Tennis Federation announced on Tuesday.
Manchester City and Paris Saint-Germain both face substantial punishments for failing to comply with UEFA’s Financial Fair Play (FFP) rules, British newspaper the Daily Telegraph reported on Tuesday.
Red Bull on Tuesday lost their appeal over Daniel Ricciardo’s disqualification from second place in last month’s Australian Grand Prix.
Juventus coach Antonio Conte said he won’t be turning to Napoli counterpart Rafael Benitez for useful tips on Portuguese sides ahead of the Bianconeri’s upcoming Europa League semi-finals against Benfica.
The Badminton World Federation (BWF) said Tuesday it had lifted a one-year ban imposed on Korean players Lee Yong-Dae and Kim Ki-Jung for missing doping tests, citing “new evidence” exonerating them.