Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho gestures on the sidelines during  the Champions League round of 16 second leg against Sevilla at Old Trafford. Photograph:  David Klein/Reuters

Jose Mourinho attempted to play down the significance of Manchester United’s exit from the Champions League as former players turned television pundit(...)

Sevilla’s Wissam Ben Yedder scores his first goal in the Champions League round of 16 second leg against  Manchester United at Old Trafford. Photograph: Jason Cairnduff/Action Images via Reuters

Manchester United 1 Sevilla 2 (Sevilla win 2-1 on agg) This elimination of Manchester United from the Champions League at Old Trafford on Tuesday nig(...)

 Jose Mourinho: “I don’t like the fact that the player who cost X millions doesn’t have the same responsibility as the player who cost three times X.” Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images

The cameras were out late at Carrington on Tuesday morning and so was Paul Pogba, which was one way of announcing that the Frenchman should be fit to(...)

 Eibar’s players celebrate scoring during the Spanish Primera Division   match against  Sevilla  at Ipurua stadium in Eibar. Photograph: Gorka Estrada/EPA

Eibar 5 Sevilla 1 Eibar hammered Vincenzo Montella’s Sevilla 5-1 to move within a point of their stunned opponents in La Liga on Saturday. Sevilla, (...)

Oscar Melendo  scores for Espanyol in the Copa del Rey quarter-final first leg against Barcelona at Nuevo Estadio de Cornella-El Prat in Barcelona. Photograph: David Ramos/Getty Images

Lionel Messi had a penalty saved as triple Copa del Rey holders Barcelona suffered a surprise 1-0 loss at city rivals Espanyol in a quarter-final fir(...)

Vincenzo Montella has been fired by AC Milan. Photograph: Ciro Fusco/EPA

AC Milan have sacked coach Vincenzo Montella and placed former club favourite Gennaro Gattuso in charge of first-team affairs. The Rossoneri are in s(...)

Fiorentina’s Mario Gomez (front) celebrates with his team-mate Joaquin after scoring a goal against Spurs during the Europa League second leg at Artemio Franchi stadium in Florence. Photograph: Maurizio Degl’Innocenti

Fiorentina 2 Tottenham Hotspur 0 (Fiorentina win 3-1 on aggregate)The most disappointing thing for Mauricio Pochettino here, other than exiting the Eu(...)

Chelsea have signed Fiorentina’s Colombia forward Juan Cuadrado according to the Italian club. Photograph:  Maurizio Degl’Innocenti/EPA

Fiorentina coach Vincenzo Montella has confirmed that Juan Cuadrado will not play for the Viola on Saturday, with the Colombian winger finalising his(...)

Fiorentina’s Juan Cuadrado in action against AS Roma’s Alessandro Florenzi during the Italian Serie A soccer match between AC Fiorentina and AS Roma. Photograph: Maurizio Degl’ Innocenti

Fiorentina president Andrea Della Valle is hopeful that Chelsea target Juan Guillermo Cuadrado will not leave the Serie A club in January.The Colombia(...)

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho: “We are happy with the players and, if possible, we don’t want to be involved in the transfer window.” Photo: Phil Noble/Reuters

Chelsea have sounded out Shakhtar Donetsk over the availability of their Brazilian midfielder Douglas Costa as they explore potential recruits in an(...)