Celtic will play against Valencia in the round of 32 of the Europa League. Photograph: Getty Images

Arsenal and Chelsea will fancy their chances of progressing in the Europa League after being drawn against Bate Borisov and Malmo respectively in the (...)

Eintracht Frankfurt coach Niko Kovac will become the new Bayern Munich manager. Photograph: Reuters

Bayern Munich have confirmed that Niko Kovac will take over as the club’s new manager in July. The 46-year-old former Croatia midfielder will succeed(...)

 Sam Allardyce  arriving at Goodison Park for  the Premier League match between Everton and West Ham United on November 29th. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

This is a public health warning: some of you should remove any sharp implements nearby because what follows is a defence of Sam Allardyce, football ma(...)

The Borussia Dortmund team bus after an explosion before the game European Champions League quarter-final against AS Monaco. Photograph: Reuters

The munitions used in the attack on the bus of soccer team Borussia Dortmund may have come from supplies belonging to the German armed forces, a newsp(...)

Can Leicester City defend their Premier League title in 2016/17. Photograph: Getty Images

Arsenal Not for the first time Arsenal find themselves needing a striker, a defender and have real doubts about the long-term future of Arsène Weng(...)

Austria manager Marcel Koller. Photograph Getty

Prospects A 1-1 draw with Sweden on the opening night of the qualifying campaign must have left a few fans a little concerned about their chances b(...)

Northern Ireland’s Steven Davis celebrates after his side’s one-all draw with Finland last night propelled them to the top of their European Championship group. Photograph: William Cherry/Presseye/Inpho

The job was already done but Northern Ireland ended a magnificent qualifying campaign with one final feat by winning their group courtesy of a point (...)

Several people were injured, and the Policemade 25 arrests ahead of Leeds’ pre-season friendly. Photograph: EPA

Police arrested a total of 25 fans on Tuesday night following crowd trouble before and after Leeds’ 2-1 friendly defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt in the (...)

Bayern Munich’s Toni Kroos (left) and Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney  during their Champions League quarter-final second leg soccer match in Munich. Phnotograph: Kai Pfaffenbach / Reuters

Manchester United are offering Toni Kroos €315,000 (£260k) a week as they continue to try to prise the midfielder away from Bayern Munich this (...)

Bayern Munich's players throw coach Jupp Heynckes in the air after winning their German  Bundesliga with victory over Eintracht Frankfurt. Photograph: Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters

Bayern Munich president Uli Hoeness paid tribute to his team after they wrapped up their 23rd Bundesliga title with six games to go thanks to a(...)