March 8, 2014 -- Updated 1815 GMT (0215 HKT)
A disconsolate Lionel Messi contemplates Barcelona's shock 1-0 defeat at relegation strugglers Valladolid -- the third in the last seven league games.
The political issue of whether Russia should play at the 2014 World Cup is a familiar one for UEFA president Michel Platini, who had his own decision to make as a player representing France at Argentina '78.
Carson Yeung Ka-sing, a Hong Kong tycoon and owner of British soccer club Birmingham City, was jailed for six years Friday for laundering HK$721 million (US$93 million).
It may not be the most significant result in the history of the Ukraine national team but the smattering of supporters who were present in Larnaca, Cyprus, won't forget this victory in a hurry.
Best in the business?
CNN's Amanda Davies asks CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge how Bayern Munich continues to be successful.