Sevilla players celebrate after winning the Europa League final against Benfica on penalties in Turin last night. Photograph: Srdjan Suki/Epa.

Sevilla 0, Benfica 0 (aet: Sevilla win 4-2 on penaties): Sevilla claimed the Europa League final in Turin last night after winning a penalty shoot-out(...)

Diego Costa: is expected to join Chelsea after the Champions League final on May 24th.

Chelsea hope to conclude the signing of Diego Costa from Atlético Madrid immediately after the Spanish club’s participation in the Champions League fi(...)

Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa (left) celebrates with team-mate Koke after scoring his side’s second goal from the penalty spot at Stamford Bridge.  Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Chelsea 1 Atletico Madrid 3 (agg 1-3)Once again there was the sight of a manager running along the touchline at Stamford Bridge, screaming to the skie(...)

Benfica’s  Rodrigo Lima celebrates scoring the second against  Juventus   at Luz Stadium, Lisbon. Photograph: Jose Sena Goulao / EPA

Benfica narrowly defeated Juventus and Sevilla established a two-goal lead over Valencia as Thursday night’s Europa League semi-finals both wen(...)

Valencia players celebrate the   fourth against  FC Basel at Mestalla stadium. Photograph: Georgios Kefalla / EPA

Valencia booked their place in the semi-finals of the Europa League with a remarkable comeback to beat Basle 5-0. The Swiss led 3-0 from (...)

Spurs manager  Tim Sherwood is in definat mood.  Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Tim Sherwood insists all of his current squad are playing for their Tottenham careers and is not bothered if he upsets the players, declaring h(...)

 Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (R)shakes hands with Fulham’s Rene Meulensteen before an English Premier League soccer match at the Emirates stadium. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Manager Arsene Wenger admits Arsenal will remain on the lookout for “something exceptional” during the final eight days of the January transfer windo(...)

 Midfielder Nemanja Matic has re-signed for Chelsea after three years with Benfica. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

Chelsea have confirmed that the Serbia midfielder Nemanja Matic has returned to the club from Benfica in a deal understood to be worth €25 million. Th(...)

Benfica’s Nemanja Matic (left) looks to be on his way back to Chelsea. Photograph: Rafael Marchante/Reuters

Nemanja Matic has confirmed his desire to re-sign for Chelsea after telling Portuguese media he has played his last game for Benfica. The Serbia inter(...)

Portuguese football legend Eusebio,  playing for Benfica at a match against Arsenal in 1971. Photograph: Getty Images

Eusébio, who has died aged 71, was the greatest African footballer in the history of the game. He moved from his native Mozambique to the Portuguese c(...)