Cristiano Ronaldo starts for Real Madrid against Bayern, but Gareth Bale only makes the bench after suffering from flu.
Manchester United midfielder Adnan Januzaj has declared his allegiance to Belgium, according to coach Marc Wilmots.
FIFA have suspended Barcelona's transfer ban, allowing the Liga club to sign players this summer.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho, assistant coach Rui Faria and Brazilian midfielder Ramires have all been charged by the FA.
Alejandro Valverde powered clear of the field to win the 2014 Fleche Wallone in Belgium.
Defending champion Rafael Nadal advanced into the third round of the Barcelona Open but David Ferrer was a surprise casualty.
David Moyes has opened up about being sacked as Manchester United manager while the LMA have blasted the club's handling of the affair.
Paul Scholes has been added to Ryan Giggs' backroom staff at Manchester United.
Australian rider Michael Rogers probably ate contaminated meat in China before testing positive for a banned substance.
Jose Mourinho will ask Roman Abramovich for permission to effectively surrender the Premier League title by field a weakened team at Anfield.
Sir Alex Ferguson will be asked for his view on who should replace David Moyes as manager of Manchester United.
- African Football
Ethiopia have named Portugal's Mariano Barreto as coach, the head of the Ethiopian Football Federation said on Wednesday.
British boxer David Haye's selfie with a policeman who pulled him over for speeding has caused outrage on social media.
Paul Farbrace has been appointed England assistant coach, the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) said on Wednesday.
The first leg of Chelsea's Champions League semi-final with Atletico Madrid set up an intriguing decider after a tense 0-0 draw.
Mark Cavendish insists he will do all he can to claim the Tour de France yellow jersey for the first time this summer.
- World Championship
Judd Trump did just enough to make the second round of the World Championship at the Crucible.
Juventus could make a move for Atletico Madrid striker David Villa, it has been claimed in the Spanish Press.
Carlo Ancelotti has emerged as a leading contender for the Manchester United job.
Barcelona midfielder Sergio Busquets trained on Wednesday ahead of the weekend clash with Villarreal.
Lionel Messi and Barcelona have almost agreed terms on a renewed contract for the Argentina forward, reports in Spain have said.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers claims owners Fenway Sports Group are delighted with the progress being made at Anfield.
Mesut Ozil must take criticism on the chin to succeed at Arsenal next season, according to Per Mertesacker.
Andrey Kanchelskis watches events at Old Trafford from afar these days but weighed into the debate this week
US TV football presenter Kelli Tennant demonstrated quite incredible poise and composure after she was struck in the head by a miscued ball.
World-famous rapper Macklemore was given the privilege of helping design his own unique pair of trainers with Michael Jordan, but it did not go down well.
Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has been ruled out for the rest of the season after suffering a shoulder dislocation in the goalless draw with Atletico Madrid.
Liverpool are planning a summer spending spree to add to their successful squad whether they win the title or not.
Doncaster have lodged an appeal to the Football Association over defender Abdoulaye Meite's red card against Millwall.
Gary Cahill believes Chelsea can take belief from previously triumphing in adversity as Jose Mourinho's men bid to advance to the Champions League final.
Bulls captain Flip van der Merwe has been suspended for three weeks after being found guilty of striking Paddy Ryan.
McLaren have vowed to fight back into contention to win grands prix later in the Formula 1 season.
Fast bowler Lasith Malinga has been appointed the new captain of the Sri Lanka Twenty20 team until March 2015.
Kimi Raikkonen has hit back at suggestions his motivation is suffering as a result of his difficult start to the Formula 1 season.
Chelsea have the upper hand ahead of next week's Champions League semi-final, second leg after holding Atletico Madrid to a frustrating 0-0 draw in the first le