MANAUS, Brazil (AP) - The mayor of World Cup venue Manaus is promising to "dazzle the world", dismissing reports in a London tabloid that described his city as a "crime-ridden hell-hole".
THOUSAND OAKS, California (AP) - Tiger Woods said long ago he would give up golf when he felt he could play his best and still not win.
MUNICH (AFP) - Manchester City's Manuel Pellegrini admitted keeping his stars fresh for Saturday's Premier League visit from leaders Arsenal had been a factor in their stunning 3-2 win at Bayern Munich on Tuesday, Dec 10, 2013.
MANCHESTER (AFP) - Manchester United manager David Moyes says that his team need to sharpen up their act before they can be considered one of the favourites to win the Champions League.
MILAN (AFP) - Uefa have rescheduled the remainder of the Galatasaray v Juventus Champions League Group B clash to 12pm GMT on Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013, after heavy snowfall brought a halt to Tuesday's fixture.