Manchester United manager David Moyes is backing Chris Smalling and Phil Jones to be England's first-choice centre-back pairing for many years to come.
Costa Rica assistant manager Paolo Wanchope says there is no pressure on his country ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claims Mesut Ozil is finally over the mental torture of his nightmare penalty miss against Bayern Munich in the Champions League.
Real Madrid are again three points clear at the top of the Primera Division after a 3-0 win over Levante on Sunday.
Wigan owner Dave Whelan was delighted to watch his team beat Manchester City in the FA Cup quarter-finals - but says the club's priority still remains promotion back to the Premier League.
Lille maintained their foothold on third place in Ligue 1 with a comfortable 2-0 win at home to Montpellier.
Juventus won the first of three games against Fiorentina over the next 12 days thanks to Kwadwo Asamoah's goal.
QPR manager Harry Redknapp has demanded more from on-loan striker Modibo Maiga, who has scored just one goal for the Rs.
Manuel Pellegrini could not contain his anger at the way in Manchester City began their quarter-final tie to Wigan on Sunday, branding it the 'worst half we've had in the year.'
QPR manager Harry Redknapp has praised on-loan midfielder Ravel Morrison, whilst revealing he has been monitoring the former Manchester United man for nine years.
Wigan boss Uwe Rosler replicated Roberto Martinez's FA Cup blueprint to shock Manchester City in the FA Cup last eight.
Rennes star Paul-George Ntep is set for a spell on the sidelines following an injury picked up on international duty.
Ligue 1 side Nice are reportedly bracing themselves for a summer exodus with a number of key players set to be sold off.
Inter Milan striker Rodrigo Palacio has revealed he is set to extend his contract with the Serie A side.
Hayden Mullins says Tony Pulis has been a 'great signing' for Crystal Palace and is convinced he is the right man to guide the club to safety from relegation this season.
Rangers boss Ally McCoist is relieved his team managed to earn a 1-1 draw with Albion Rovers in their Scottish Cup quarter-final tie at Ibrox.
Ajax's lead at the top of the Eredivisie has been cut to six points after the champions were held to a 1-1 draw by Cambuur Leeuwarden on Sunday.
St Johnstone will face Aberdeen in the semi-finals of the Scottish Cup, in a repeat of the last-four tie in this year's Scottish League Cup.
FA Cup holders Wigan booked a semi-final date with Arsenal after stunning Manchester City in a 2-1 win at The Etihad.
Gus Poyet refused to look for excuses after Sunderland were knocked out of the FA Cup after a 3-0 defeat at Hull City in the quarter-finals.