Chelsea have been named European club of the year by the European club association.

The Blues achievement of winning the Champions League was recognized by the ECA, who hailed their ‘outstanding achievement’.

Roy Hodgson has insisted he didn’t just call Liverpool’s Raheem Sterling in order to keep him out of the clutches of Jamaica.

Manchester United are sweating on the fitness of Shinji Kagawa ahead of their game against Wigan this weekend – the Japanese star pulled out of his country’s World Cup qualifier with Iraq just before kick-off yesterday.

Abou Diaby is set to miss France’s game against Belarus tonight with a muscle strain. The injury-prone midfielder has made just five appearances for the Gunners last season but has featured in their first three games this season.

Benoit Assou-Ekkotto has warned Hugo Lloris he cannot expect to step straight into Tottenham’s starting line up when he joins up with his new team-mates this week.

Vincent Kompany says Manchester City are relishing playing in the Champions League this season, despite being drawn alongside Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund and Ajax in the so-called Group of Death

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE: