Chelsea players paid tribute to departing striker Didier Drogba by carrying him off the pitch after 26 minutes at Stamford Bridge. Photo: Facundo Arrizabalaga/Getty Images

Chelsea 3-1 Sunderland This arena was basking in giddy celebration long before the Premier League trophy was paraded on to the turf, with all t(...)

Manchester United have registered their interest in wantaway Liverpool striker Raheem Sterling. Photo: Oli Scarff/Getty Images

Raheem Sterling is “definitely not signing” a new contract with Liverpool, his agent Aidy Ward has told the London Evening Standard.Ward said: “I don’(...)

Barcelona’s midfielder Xavi Hernandez is set to announce his departure on Thursday. Photo: Getty Images

Barcelona captain Xavi Hernandez has announced he will join Qatari side Al-Sadd this summer, ending his 24-year run with the Catalan giants.The Spanis(...)

David de Gea looks set to leave Manchester United for Real Madrid this summer. Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has dropped a strong hint that goalkeeper David de Gea may have played his last game for the club.De Gea, who ha(...)

Swansea City’s Gylfi Sigurdsson scores his team’s first goal against Manchester City. Photo: Glyn Kirk/Getty Images

Swansea City 2-4 Manchester City Maybe this was Yaya Touré’s way of bowing out in style and showing Manchester City what they could be missing. Fo(...)

Arsene Wenger hopes to follow up March’s FA Cup win at Old Trafford with another “symbolic statement”. Victory against Manchester United would ensure a top-three finish for Arsenal. Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images

At Arsenal, and on more occasions than Arsene Wenger would care to remember, it has been a focal point for early-season stress, the elephant in the d(...)

Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk’s supporters run onto the pitch to celebrate the victory over Napoli in the Europa League semi-final second leg match at the Olympic stadium in Kiev. Photo: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

Dnipro 1 Napoli 0Dnipro advanced to their first European final after Yevhen Seleznyov’s second-half header gave them a 2-1 aggregate win over Napoli i(...)

Steven Gerrard captain of Liverpool during a special press conference at Melwood Training Ground. Photo: John Powell/Getty Images

Steven Gerrard is trying not to his let emotions get the better of him as the Liverpool captain and talisman prepares for his Anfield farewell in his (...)

Juventus’ French midfielder Paul Pogba  takes part in a training session on the eve of the Uefa Champions League semi-final second-leg football match against Real Madrid. Photo: Marco Berterello/Getty Images

Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba could start Wednesday’s Champions League semi-final, second leg at Real Madrid after returning from injury at the weeke(...)

Marouane Fellaini’s header gave Manchester United a 2-1 win against Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park and got Louis Van Gaal’s side back on track in the race for a Champions League spot. Photograph: Reuters

Crystal Palace 1 Manchester United 2 Manchester United’s victory at Crystal Palace may have been unconvincing, but Louis van Gaal’s men will no(...)