Spain

Ancelotti: We deserved win

Carlo Ancelotti believes Real Madrid were deserved victors against Ludogorets, despite labouring to a 2-1 win over the European minnows.

Ludogorets 1-2 Real Madrid

Karim Benzema saved Real Madrid's blushes as they scraped past a hardworking Ludogorets team 2-1 in their Champions League Group B clash.

Morata open to Madrid return

Juventus striker Alvaro Morata admits he could never close the door on a possible return to Real Madrid, who launched his professional career.

Enrique: We deserved more

Luis Enrique felt Barcelona were worth more than what they got after slumping to a 3-2 defeat against PSG in the Champions League on Tuesday.

PSG 3-2 Barcelona

Blaise Matuidi scored what proved to be the winner as PSG beat Barcelona 3-2 in Paris to take control at the top of Group F.

Luiz: Barca were an option

PSG defender David Luiz prepares to face Barcelona in the Champions League on Tuesday, having claimed he almost joined them in the off-season.

Messi: Suarez will aid Euro bid

Lionel Messi believes the addition of Luis Suarez could be enough to help Barcelona win the Champions League title this season.

Enrique expects PSG test

Barcelona boss Luis Enrique is expecting a stern test of his side's credentials when they face PSG in the Champions League on Tuesday.

Valdano: Age no worry for CR7

Former Real Madrid director Jorge Valdano is convinced Cristiano Ronaldo will continue playing at the top of his game for years to come.

Messi thrilled with goal record

Argentina and Barcelona superstar Lionel Messi admits he was left speechless after notching up his 400th career goal during the 6-0 thrashing of Granada on Saturday.

Enrique: Messi is our Stilt

Barcelona head coach Luis Enrique has likened Lionel Messi to NBA great Wilt 'the Stilt' Chamberlain after scoring his 400th career goal at the weekend.

Emery: Atletico were superior

Sevilla manager Unai Emery has admitted that his side were second-best in their recent clash against defending champions Atletico Madrid.

Ancelotti dismisses Ronaldo talk

Carlo Ancelotti has described the rumours linking Cristiano Ronaldo with a move back to Manchester United as 'nonsense.'

Blues made £118m Messi bid

Chelsea reportedly saw a £118m bid for Lionel Messi rejected during the transfer period, but are expected to revisit a potential deal in January.

United in £40m Otamendi link

Louis van Gaal is expected to continue his mass spending in January following reports linking him with a £40m move for Nicolas Otamendi.

Results
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 28th September
Polokwane City 0 - 3 Mamelodi Sundowns
Platinum Stars 0 - 0 University Of Pretoria
Saturday 27th September
Supersport United 3 - 0 Bloemfontein Celtic
Free State Stars 3 - 2 Moroka Swallows
Mpumalanga Black Aces 1 - 0 Ajax Cape Town

Barclays Premier League
Monday 29th September
Stoke City 1 - 0 Newcastle United
Sunday 28th September
West Bromwich Albion 4 - 0 Burnley
Saturday 27th September
Southampton 2 - 1 Queens Park Rangers
Arsenal 1 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur
Sunderland 0 - 0 Swansea City
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