Manuel Pellegrini was unaware that Man City needed one more goal against Bayern Munich to top their Champions League group.
Wesley Sneijder's goal gave Galatasaray victory over Juventus that put his side into the Champions League knockout stage.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has been ruled out for up to six weeks with a hamstring injury.
Matt Prior is unequivocally reassured to have Alastair Cook in charge for the critical third Ashes Test at the WACA.
Mitchell Johnson is vowing to continue his intimidation of England and appears amused by the tourists' plans to fight fire with fire.
England still believe "100 percent" they can win the Ashes from 2-0 down, and are planning to start the series all over again in Perth.
The gambled-on Home Farm is out of the Stewart Family Gold Cup at Cheltenham on Saturday after an unsatisfactory scope.
Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal are showing few signs of fatigue as they embark on a run of fixtures which will test their credentials.
Dave Tickner previews the third Ashes Test at the WACA and sees value in the side markets.
Manchester United winger Ashley Young insists the players have to take their fair share of responsibility for recent poor form.
Captain Chris, Riverside Theatre and Champion Court head a fascinating field of seven for Thursday's Peterborough Chase.
|Next 5 Races|
|New Zealand v West Indies Test|
New Zealand 307-6
|Tri U19 Series in UAE|
|United Arab Emi vs Pakistan U19 Pakistan Under 19s win by 8 wickets|
|South Africa v India ODI|
S Africa 301-8
|Pakistan v Sri Lanka Twenty20|
Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas has labelled the recent fixing scandal 'troubling' for the game but has full trust in his players.
David Moyes feels that Manchester United need to improve their performances if they are going to progress in the Champions League.
Ian Ritchie, chief executive of the RFU, says they have no problems regarding match fixing in the sport, but have plans in place should it happen.
All the best pictures from Wednesday night's Champions League action.
Follow the action from Centurion as India look to avoid a series whitewash.
All the action from day one of the second Test at the Basin Reserve in Wellington on Wednesday.