Teenager Ben Woodburn became Liverpool's youngest-ever scorer as his team beat Leeds 2-0 on Tuesday to reach the semifinals of the English League Cup.
For the players on the humble Brazilian club from an out-of-the-way city known for its agribusiness plants, these were going to be the games of their lives.
Olympic officials have agreed to keep the rowing and swimming venues at their planned sites in Tokyo for the 2020 Games.
The Catalan club will enter the first "clasico" of the season against Real Madrid filled with doubts after a couple of disappointing performances in the Spanish league.
Colombian police say that five people have survived a plane crash near Medellin's international airport and the rest of the passengers have been killed.
Golden State extended its winning streak to a dozen games by holding off Atlanta in a close finish and winning 105-100 on Monday, led by 25 points and 14 rebounds from Kevin Durant.
The strain of fighting against Lewis Hamilton for the past three years will have sapped the strength of Formula One champion Nico Rosberg.
Brazil's new coach is tearing up South American World Cup qualifying. In six matches in charge, Adenor Leonardo Bacchi — known universally as Tite (pronounced Chi-Chi) — has won all six.
The importance of the re-election of Uli Hoeness as Bayern Munich President is very difficult to overstate.
Barry Bennell, a former youth-team coach with professional clubs who was convicted on three separate occasions for abusing youngsters, was involved in an incident on Friday evening