Juan Cuadrado (right) of Colombia celebrates with his teammates after scoring a penalty   at the Arena Pantanal in Cuiaba. Photograph: EPA

Colombia 4 Japan 1On a night of contrasting emotions in Cuiabá, Colombia marched into the second round as group winners with a third victory in 11 day(...)

Jürgen Klopp: “My commitment to Borussia Dortmund and the people is not breakable.”

Jürgen Klopp has ruled himself out of the Manchester United job. The 46-year-old said: “Man United is a great club and I feel very familiar with th(...)

Chelsea’s Fernando Torres looks dejected after seeing his side concede their third goal during the Champions League quarter-final defeat to Paris St Germain at the Parc des Princes, Paris. Photo: Mike Egerton/Pa

Jose Mourinho’s words have spoken pretty loudly about the frustration he has felt over his strikers at Chelsea this season but(...)

Gareth Bale of Real Madrid (left) scores past    goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller of Borussia Dortmund  at Santiago Bernabeu. Photograph: Juan Medina/Reuters

Real Madrid 3 Borussia Dortmund 0 Real Madrid are virtually through.(...)

Republic of Ireland’s Shane Long reacts to another missed chance in Wednesday’s game against Serbia.

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O’Neill insists that no final decision has been made on his side’s end-of-season friendlies in the United St(...)

Robert Lewandowski celebrates  Dortmund’s fourth goal against Zenit. Photograph: Alex Grimm/Bongarts/Getty Images

FC Zenit 2 Borussia Dortmund 4 Borussia Dortmund struck twice in the first five minutes and Robert Lewandowski grabbed a second-half dou(...)

David Moyes insisted after yesterday’s game that the only difference between the sides was a couple of set-pieces, but the near-unanimous pre-match consensus that Chelsea would win handsomely suggested otherwise.

On January 4th, Borussia Dortmund’s best player travelled to Munich and signed a pre-contract with Dortmund’s biggest rivals, FC Bayern. Robert Lew(...)

Kevin Doyle in the thick of the action after coming on as a substitute against  Latvia last Friday night. Photograph:  Niall Carson/PA Wire.

Martin O’Neill is expected to change both the line up and lay out of his team in Poland tomorrow night although his scope for radical change has been (...)

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey heads home past Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller in last night’s game in Germany. Photograph: Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters

Aaron Ramsey can do no wrong. Everything he touches turns to goals right now and if his 11th of an already stellar season was arguably the scruffie(...)

Barcelona’s Neymar  and Lionel Messi are both on the shortlist.

Six players from Bayern Munich’s treble-winning team were included among the 23 nominees for the World Player of the Year award announced by Fifa this(...)