Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

 Callum McGregor has signed a new five-year contract with Celtic. Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

Tottenham will be looking to replicate local rivals Arsenal’s recent success against Besiktas after being paired with the Turkish side in Group C of(...)

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey and Fenerbache’s Alper Potuk battles for possession of the ball during the UEFA Champions League, Play-Off Round, Second Leg at the Emirates Stadium. Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire

Fenerbahce have been excluded from European competition for the next two years after losing an appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS) ag(...)

The Champions League 2013/14 play-off draw took place last week. Photograph: Harold Cunningham/Getty Images

The Champions League risks being thrown into confusion after Ukrainian side Metalist Kharkiv were kicked out of the competition on Wednesday but grant(...)

A ball and the referee’s watch are seen during the Goal Decision System (GDS) presentation at the Emirates Stadium in London yesterday. A text message saying “goal” sent to the referee’s watch will end disputes over whether the ball has crossed the line in the English Premier League this season.

Arsenal will be hoping gruelling trips to Turkey or Ukraine do not lie in wait when the draw for the Champions League play-offs is made in Nyon today.(...)

The  Republic of Ireland’s Darren O’Dea has joined Metallurg Donestk on a thre0year deal. Photograph: Vladimir Astapkovich/PA Wire.

Republic of Ireland defender Darren O’Dea has agreed a three-year deal with Ukrainian side Metallurg Donetsk. The former Celtic and Leeds Unite(...)