Aleksandar Mitrovic holds a Newcastle United Shirt in the tunnel at St.James’ Park after signing for the club. Photograph: Serena Taylor/Newcastle United via Getty Images

Newcastle United have signed Serbian forward Aleksandar Mitrovic from Belgian side Anderlecht, subject to a work permit, the Premier League club annou(...)

Roma are prepared to offer Manchester City €20 million for Bosnian striker Edin Dzeko. Photo: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Roma are in discussions with Manchester City to buy Edin Dzeko for €20m, with the striker offered a five-year contract worth €4.5m a season. Despite a(...)

Fans of Belgian giants Standard Liege caused outrage when they unfurled a banner showing a mocked-up image of former captain Steven Defour being beheaded. Photograph: Yorick Jansens/Getty Images

Fans of Belgian soccer club Standard Liege can expect heavy sanctions after a huge banner was unfurled in Sunday’s home clash against Anderlecht depic(...)

Celtic’s coach Ronny Deila must take his side to the San Siro in February. Photograph: Antonio Bronic/Inpho

Celtic were handed a fearsome Europa League last-32 draw against Inter Milan while Liverpool will return to Istanbul, the scene of their memorable (...)

Arsenal’s Danny Welbeck (centre) is fouled by Anderlecht’s Chancel Mbemba (right) for a penalty during their Champions League   match at the Emirates Stadium in London. Photograph: Stefan Wermuth / Reuters

Arsenal 3 Anderlecht 3Arsenal do not do comfort against Anderlecht. After the high drama of the first meeting between the teams in Brussels a fortnigh(...)

Arsenal’s Theo Walcott (right) in training yesterday with teammate Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain
 (left) during a training session at London Colney. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Monday November 3rd, 2014. See PA story SOCCER Arsenal. Photo credit should read
. Walcott’s current contract is due to expire in the summer of 2016. Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire

Arsenal have opened talks with Theo Walcott, with a view to extending his stay at the Emirates beyond the end of next season.Walcott, who ruptured a c(...)

 Diego Godin (left) jumps to celebrate scoring their fourth goal against Malmo FF at Vicente Calderon Stadium. Photograph:  Gonzalo Arroyo Moreno/Getty Images

Olympiacos are top of Group A after former Fulham midfielder Pajtim Kasami grabbed the winner in a 1-0 victory over Juventus. The Greek champions are (...)

Arsenal’s Calum Chambers (centre) and Anderlecht’s Youri Tielemans (right) vie for the ball  at Constant Vanden Stockt Stadium in Brussels. Photograph: Julien Warnand /  EPA

Anderlecht 1 Arsenal 2Arsene Wenger had wanted something to warm his cockles on the occasion of his 65th birthday and after plenty of suffering, he go(...)

Emiliano Martinez of Arsenal during a training session at London Colney. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images

Anderlecht v Arsenal Constant Vanden Stock Stadium, 7.45pm.Emiliano Martinez might need to pinch himself at the Constant Vanden Stock Stadium here in (...)

Borussia Dortmund’s fans during their  Champions League Group D match   against Anderlecht at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium in Brussels. Photograph: Francois Lenoir / Reuters

Real Madrid avoided the embarrassment of losing to Champions League minnows Ludogorets after they fell a goal behind in Razgrad. After Marcelin(...)