derby

Suarez and Messi deliver Barca's derby delight

Luis Suarez celebrates his bumper new five-year Barcelona deal in style with a double as the champions defeated Espanyol 4-1 in the Catalan derby to move to within three points of La Liga leaders Real Madrid.

March 13, 2017
March 13, 2017

McClaren sacked as Derby manager for second time

Steve McClaren, the former England head coach, has been sacked as manager of Championship side Derby County for the second time in three years, the second-tier club announced on Sunday.

December 19, 2016
December 19, 2016

Suarez and Messi deliver Barca's derby delight

Luis Suarez celebrates his bumper new five-year Barcelona deal in style with a double as the champions defeated Espanyol 4-1 in the Catalan derby to move to within three points of La Liga leaders Real Madrid.

December 11, 2016
December 11, 2016

Anderson shines as Lazio beat Sampdoria

Lazio beat Sampdoria 2-1 on Saturday with Felipe Anderson setting up both their goals as they rebounded from last week's derby defeat to AS Roma to climb up to fourth in Serie A.

December 6, 2016
December 6, 2016

A derby detached and disowned

The word derby bears special significance on a sporting field. The Manchester derby, the Milan derby, the Madrid derby and many other sporting clashes have been cherished across the football world for ages.

September 8, 2016
September 8, 2016

United and City clash set to ignite season

A clash between supposedly the two most expensive lineups in history overseen by two of the most decorated coaches will end the phoney war and ignite the Premier League season for real when Manchester United host Manchester City on Saturday.

January 8, 2016
January 8, 2016

‘Stamp on Messi wasn't deliberate’

Espanyol goalkeeper Pau Lopez insists he did not deliberately attempt to injure Lionel Messi during his side's defeat to Barcelona.

September 21, 2015
September 21, 2015

Ronaldo eyes history for Real

Cristiano Ronaldo can move ahead of Raul as Real Madrid's top goalscorer of all time as Los Blancos take on Athletic Bilbao.