MILAN Argentina midfielder Lucas Biglia has suffered a back injury, his club AC Milan said on Sunday, which appears to have put his participation at the World Cup in serious doubt.
Olympique de Marseille's Florian Thauvin and Konstantinos Mitroglou both scored twice as they hammered Lille 5-1 at the Stade Velodrome on Saturday to stay in the hunt for France's third Champions League qualification place.
LONDON Manchester United inflicted yet more FA Cup semi-final misery on Tottenham Hotspur as Alexis Sanchez helped inspire a comeback 2-1 victory at a packed Wembley Stadium on Saturday.
Watford and Crystal Palace continued to inch towards Premier League safety after a scrappy goalless draw at Vicarage Road on Saturday that means the home side have taken just two points from a possible 18.
Uncertainty again surrounds Watford manager Javi Gracia's position after the Premier League's serial sackers extended their winless run to six matches with a goalless draw against Crystal Palace on Saturday.
The debate that has raged all season over Wilfried Zaha's penalty area antics flared again at Watford when Crystal Palace's flying winger had two appeals turned down, one of which led to a booking for simulation.