Peruvian footballer Walter Ibanez responds to racist abuse with a monkey goal celebration

The big story this week in Peruvian football came during Wednesday night’s top division match between Cienciano and Alianza Lima. During the match Cienciano’s fans were heard racially abusing the Alianza Lima players by making monkey noises when they touched the ball. Then, in the 52nd minute Lima defender Walter Ibanez powered home a penalty, and in a hugely obvious goal […]

UEFA investigate Dnipro

UEFA has opened an investigation into the crowd trouble which marred Wednesday’s Champions League third-qualifying round tie between Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk and FC Copenhagen.

Schalke set ambitious target

Schalke 04 director of sport Horst Heldt has challenged his side to reach the quarter-finals of the Champions League this season, as well as ensuring they qualify for the competition again next season.