Holders Real Madrid will play city rivals Atletico in the Champions League quarter finals in a repeat of last year’s final which Real won 4-1. Photograph: Getty 2:15

The defending champions Real Madrid have been drawn to face city rivals Atlético Madrid in the Champions League quarter-finals in a repeat of last yea(...)

Matic is the shield on whom this team rely, neither a ferocious tackler nor an outstanding distributor but an imposing presence nevertheless, both in terms of physique and the manner in which he reads the game around him.

Chelsea (1) v PSG (1) Stamford Bridge, Wednesday, 7.45pmNemanja Matic slipped out to training at Cobham almost unnoticed on the eve of his return, a l(...)

Undated handout CCTV image of Richard Barklie. PA

A former Northern Ireland police officer who is one of three men sought in connection with an alleged racist incident involving Chelsea football fans (...)

A still from the video of Chelsea football fans repeatedly pushing the man off a Paris Metro train on Tuesday night. Photograph: Guardian/AFP/Getty Images

A Franco-Mauritanian office worker, identified as 33-year-old Souleymane S, has filed a formal complaint with French police after learning that the G(...)

Adnan Januzaj: his agent said the Parisian side “have shown themselves to be interested this winter,” Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA

Manchester United have rejected an approach for Adnan Januzaj from Paris Saint-Germain according to the teenager’s agent.The French champions tried to(...)

Paris St Germain’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic: the reality of financial fair play has kicked in for his team.  Photograph: Gonzalo Fuentes/Reuters

The study of the market in 2014 showed that despite the introduction of Uefa’s financial fair play (FFP) rules, the booming broadcast market and growi(...)

Paris Saint-Germain’s League Cup quarter final away to St Etienne was suspended after home supporters reacted angrily to Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s winner. (Photograph: PHILIPPE DESMAZES/AFP/Getty Images)

Paris Saint-Germain’s League Cup quarter-final was halted for 15 minutes when furious St Etienne supporters threw objects on to the pitch after Zlatan(...)

  Lionel Messi of Argentina and FC Barcelona has suggested he may not be at the club next year. Photograph:  Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images

Lionel Messi has alerted Manchester United to his potential availability by casting doubt over his future at Barcelona, with the Argentina forward (...)

The match fixtures are shown on a panel following the draw of the round of 16 soccer matches of the UEFA Champions League 2014/15 in Nyon, Switzerland, Monday, Dec. 15, 2014. The final is scheduled for June 6 at the Olympic Stadium in Berlin. (AP Photo/Keystone,Jean-Christophe Bott)

This year’s draw for the knockout stage has thrown up some tantalising games, including Manchester City’s clash with Barcelona and a tough encounter (...)

Zlatan Ibrahimovic celebrates scoring his third goal during the friendly between Sweden and England in November 2012. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

On his birthday, an October day so gorgeous it seems as if summer might never end on the outskirts of Paris, Zlatan Ibrahimovic remains as defiant as (...)