Fans  celebrate  at the Etihad Stadium on Sunday as Manchester City win the Premier League. Photograph: PA Wire

Ottmar Hitzfeld, the former Borussia Dortmund and Bayern Munich manager, used to speak of the red zone, a central area of the pitch just outside the p(...)

Sergio Aguero of Manchester City prepares for a day on the bench against Swansea on Sunday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

They light up the part of Manchester City’s stadium that takes it name from the most precious goal in the club’s history. Head along Ashton New Road (...)

 Everton manager Roberto Martinez speaks to the media during a pre-match  press conference at Finch Farm ahead of the Europa LEague tie with Wolfsburg at Goodison Park.. Photograph:  Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

Everton v Wolfsburg, Thursday, 8.05pm Everton are back where they belong, according to boss Roberto Martinez. The Toffees will play their first Europe(...)

Cameroon’s Vincent Aboubakar   during a friendly  against Paraguay in  Austria last month. Photograph: Dominic Ebenbichler / Reuters

Manager : Volker Finke Best finish: Quarter-finals (1990) World Cup record: Played 23, Won 4, Drawn 7, Lost 12 History Trailblazers(...)

Chelsea’s Samuel Eto’o (right) warms up during a team training session at their  in Cobham, Surrey. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga / EPA

Samuel Eto’o has offered Chelsea hope that he might yet be available for Tuesday’s return leg of the Champions League quarter-final against Par(...)

José Mourinho of Chelsea looks on during the Uefa Champions League Group E match against FC Basle. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Jose Mourinho plans to rotate his squad throughout December after witnessing Chelsea’s less than convincing progress to the Champions League knockout (...)