SC Freiburg
Bayern Munich
7:30 PM UTC
Game Details
Las Palmas
Deportivo La Coruña
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Brighton & Hove Albion
Sheffield Wednesday
7:45 PM UTC
Game Details
Ivory Coast
Congo DR
4:00 PM UTC
Game Details
7:00 PM UTC
Game Details

Trending: Anger at Messi over red card


Mourinho turns to long-ball tactics for United

Tactics Board
ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Trending: Anger at Lionel Messi after avoiding red card for Barcelona

Craig Burley and Steve Nicol say the title race is back on in La Liga after Real Madrid's loss to Sevilla.
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 15 times against Malaga, Barca face Eibar and much more in the latest La Liga action.
Neymar and Luis Suarez played a hilarious prank on Gerard Pique during training.

Here are the latest stories for Friday.

BARCELONA: Barcelona's 10-year winless run at Real Sociedad's Estadio Anoeta is finally over after a 1-0 win in a first-leg quarterfinal of the Copa del Rey, but Asier Illarramendi was furious Lionel Messi was not sent off.

2018 WORLD CUP: Organisers of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar say a British man has died working at a stadium that will be a venue for the event.

MAN UNITEDLyon president Jean-Michel Aulas believes Memphis Depay is champing...

ESPN FC  By ESPN staff

Man City and Spurs to draw, Chelsea to ease past Hull, Stoke upset United?

Steve Nicol and Alexis Nunes pick the winners of the best Premier League match ups this weekend.
The Exploding Heads preview the huge game between Man City and Tottenham, and the Dembele-go-around.

Another weekend of top Premier League action is upon us, and it's a big one for Pep Guardiola as his Manchester City side take on Tottenham. City have struggled in recent months, while Tottenham are on the rise, but who will come out on top at the Etihad?

Meanwhile, Chelsea have Diego Costa back in the squad but don't seem to need him that much as they take on lowly Hull City seven points clear at the top of the table.

Liverpool host Swansea, while Manchester United travel to Stoke and Arsenal will...

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp presented with giant pasty at Plymouth

Plymouth is a long way from Liverpool, so Jurgen Klopp was presented with a gift thanking him for making the near-600-mile trip for Wednesday's FA Cup third-round replay.

Indeed, at the end of his news conference following the Reds' 1-0 win, Klopp was presented with a local delicacy in the south west of England for the lengthy journey home.

Ginsters gave Klopp a giant Cornish pasty to consume en route to Merseyside much to his surprise.

 By Steven Kelly

Lucas ends goal drought as Liverpool survive pesky Plymouth Argyle

Lucas Leiva celebrates after scoring the opener for Liverpool against Plymouth Argyle in the FA Cup.
Liverpool huffed and puffed, but Lucas' early goal was all the Reds could manage at Plymouth Argyle.

A rare goal from Lucas Leiva saw the Reds reach the fourth round of the FA Cup. There were a few chances to ease the pressure with more goals, but in the end, one was enough.

Plymouth ArgylePlymouth Argyle
Game Details


There were some more signs of promise from youngsters and good experience for them too. Ultimately, winning the game is all that matters against lower league opposition when there is little to gain and a lot to lose should things go wrong.


Both strikers (Divock Origi and Daniel Sturridge) suffered from...

With Liverpool in town, Plymouth show what they and the FA Cup can offer

The ESPN FC panel assess the performances of Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi in their FA Cup win over Plymouth.

PLYMOUTH, England -- It has become the easiest thing in the world to talk up the demise of the FA Cup and speak wistfully of the days when the competition was taken seriously by the big guns and relished by supporters.

In many people's eyes, the cup is dying, with the Premier League overshadowing everything in its wake. And yet, a raucous Home Park, in the footballing outpost of Plymouth, suggested the FA Cup is very much alive and kicking, with Liverpool and manager Jurgen Klopp able to act as...

Lucas Leiva shows worth with rare goal as Liverpool earn narrow win at Plymouth

The ESPN FC panel assess the performances of Daniel Sturridge and Divock Origi in their FA Cup win over Plymouth.
Gab Marcotti addresses the situation between Liverpool, Cameroon, FIFA and defender Joel Matip.

PLYMOUTH, England -- Three thoughts from Liverpool's 1-0 win at Plymouth in the FA Cup third-round replay. 

1. Liverpool win, but the goals are drying up

It could have been a bad night for Liverpool, with the club facing their biggest FA Cup humiliation since losing to non-league Worcester City in 1959, but Lucas Leiva's first goal in six and a half years spared their blushes and secured a 1-0 third-round replay victory Wednesday at Home Park.

A win is a win, and the positives for...