Tottenham and Inter Milan have been linked with a move for the Basel player
The Blues have not had the smoothest start to the season
Campaign back on track after opening defeat
Double player of the year has no set place in the manager’s ‘beautiful project’
Last night’s MasterChef final was watched by 5.5 million people as Hackney DJ Natalie Coleman took the trophy.
Borussia Dortmund’s victory over Real Madrid this week was many admirable things – not least another celebration of the German football culture in the wake of Bayern Munich’s crushing of Barcelona 24 hours earlier.
A look ahead to tonight’s Europa League semi-final first leg at St. Jakob-Park
Spaniard pledges to see out Stamford Bridge contract and warns Colombian of fierce competition at club
A look ahead to tonight’s Europa League quarter-final second leg at St. Jakob Park
Spurs desperate to have forward back for Premier League match against Manchester City
Tottenham Hotspur were relieved last night by the news that Gareth Bale and Aaron Lennon will both be back in training within two weeks after they had scans on the ankle and knee injuries sustained on Thursday.
Aaron Lennon and William Gallas' returns have been given a similar schedule
Can a large, cork-lined hole in the ground in London's Hyde Park – with a steel disc floating above it, mind – be architecture? It can if it's designed by Herzog & de Meuron, and Ai Weiwei, the Chinese artist considered a threat to cultural order by his country's political apparatchiks.
Manchester United skipper Nemanja Vidic has confirmed he is on course for a return to action at the start of next season.
Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson has conceded he got it wrong in Europe this season.
Chelsea and Arsenal must both overcome tough Italian tests in the last 16 of the Champions League after today's draw in Nyon.