Pep Guardiola, who also spent most of his playing career at the Catalan club, steered Barcelona to two Champions League titles.
Europa League winners receive an automatic spot in the Champions League group stage.
West Ham are in their first season at the 60,000-seater London Stadium, formerly the Olympic Stadium, after spending 112 years at the Boleyn Ground.
Ronaldo, a favorite for a fourth world player of the year award, beat club teammate Gareth Bale of Wales and Atletico Madrid's France star Antoine Griezmann.
FC Goa are scheduled to play pre-season friendlies with Brazilian clubs during their training in Rio.
India vs Puetro Rico will be the first ever official international match in Mumbai in 61 years since India last played USSR in 1955.
Daniel Sturridge, last week, indicated that he was finding it hard to play in a wide role rather than as a centre-forward.
Jack Butland suffered ankle injury in training a day before Stoke City's opening day match against Middlesbrough.
Ross Barkley made his Everton debut as an 18-year-old in 2011 and has been under the spotlight ever since.
Sepp Blatter was banned from all football-related activity last December along with the then European soccer boss, Michel Platini.
Daniel Sturridge, last weekend, felt that he would be most effective when playing in front of goal rather than the wing area.
According to British media reports, the impending arrival of Claudio Bravo from Barcelona could signal Joe Hart's exit after a 10-year stay.
Aaron Ramsey suffered an injury in Arsenal's 4-3 loss against Liverpool and was ruled out of Wales' World Cup qualifier against Moldova.
Hope Solo, who was previously suspended for 30 days in early 2015 for her conduct, would start her suspension immediately, US Soccer said.
Manchester City had done the early damage by winning the first leg 5-0 and this allowed Pep Guardiola to rest most of first team players.
Gabriel Obertan, who moved from Bordeaux to Manchester United in 2009, played only 14 Premier League matches for the Premier League club.
Reports in Spain suggested Ronaldo had an uneasy relationship with Real's former head coach Rafael Benitez, who was replaced by Zidane in January.
Manager Antonio Conte has said after his side endured a tense finale in their 3-2 League Cup win against third-tier Bristol Rovers.
With big-spending Chinese clubs rivalling American sides in recruiting players, Paulson believes top players will still find the MLS more attractive.
Christian Benteke made his debut for Crystal Palace in the 2-0 League Cup win against Blackpool but was substituted at half time by Connor Wickham.
Wilfried Bony, 27, has been a bit-part player at City since signing from Swansea City in January 2015.
After two rounds of fixtures, seven penalties have been awarded already, compared to three at the same stage last season.
After leading Brazil to the gold medal in the Rio Olympics, Barca have decided to give Neymar some extra holidays.
Leverkusen's new arrival, Aleksandar Dragovic, played three years for Kyiv and made 66 appearances.
Several players have threatened to boycott the matches if the Uruguayan Football Association does not sign a sponsorship deal with Nike.
Claudio Bravo will undergo medical tests before completing his move to Manchester City under the command of Spanish coach Pep Guardiola.
Dutchman Michael van Praag and Slovenian Aleksandar Ceferin are also contesting the election in Athens on September 14.
Daniel Sturridge came off the bench to score two goals and wrap up victory for Liverpool over the second-tier side.
Roma were reduced to nine men by the 50th minute and then conceded two goals in as many minutes to go down 1-4 on aggregate.
Former FIFA boss Sepp Blatter has appealed to CAS seeking to overturn a suspension imposed by world football's governing body.
The 33-year-old Bravo is set for a medical this week at the Etihad Stadium where he will team up again with former Barcelona manager Pep Guardiola.
It was agreed that the AFC would set up a joint task force with the AIFF to discuss the next steps.
Pep Guardiola has urged Sergio Aguero to help his side maintain pressure on opponents and not disappear when his side do not have possession.
Sam Allardyce may consider holding talks with John Terry on a possible return, as the defender last played in 2012 for England.
Subrata Paul was named as a winner of Arjuna award for his saves during the 2011 AFC Asian Cup and for his contribution for over a decade.
Jurgen Klopp called for his players to stay calm and not to expect much changes against Burton Albion their 2-0 defeat at Burnley.