5:00 PM ETAlex KirklandESPN FC Vinicius Jr. scored twice as Real Madrid won 5-0 at Shakhtar Donetsk on Tuesday to get their Champions League Group D campaign back on track after the embarrassing loss to FC Sheriff Tiraspol.Shakhtar started by dominating possession, but Madrid posed more of a goal threat.
7:34 AM ETKarim Benzema was not in court because of professional obligations. Photo by Stanislav Vedmid/DeFodi Images via Getty ImagesFrance and Real Madrid forward Karim Benzema went on trial in absentia on Wednesday, charged with complicity in the attempted blackmail of former international teammate Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape.Prosecutors allege
12:43 PM ETThe United Arab Emirates (UAE) will host this season's Club World Cup in early 2022, FIFA president Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday.Japan was originally scheduled to stage the tournament in December this year but withdrew last month due to the COVID-19 situation in the country.- Don't have ESPN?
12:44 PM ETNewcastle United have urged fans to refrain from wearing outfits or head coverings inspired by traditional Arabic attire at games and warned that it could be interpreted as "culturally inappropriate."A number of supporters turned up in robes and head coverings for Newcastle's home clash against Tottenham Hotspur at
4:57 PM ETLiverpool secured a thrilling 3-2 victory over Atletico Madrid in the Champions League on Tuesday at the Wanda Metropolitano.A Mohamed Salah brace and a Naby Keita volley sealed the points for Jurgen Klopp's side to make it three consecutive wins in the competition.- ESPN+ guide: LaLiga, Bundesliga, MLS,
6:56 PM ETAlex KirklandRodrigo FaezReal Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti praised his team's performance in their 5-0 Champions League away win at Shakhtar Donetsk but admitted it will be "another story" against Barcelona in El Clasico this weekend.- Stream Barcelona vs. Real Madrid on ESPN+: Oct. 24, 10.15 a.m. ET (U.S.
5:00 PM ETVinicius Junior scored twice, including a wondrous solo goal, to lead Real Madrid to a 5-0 victory over Shakhtar Donetsk and put their Champions League campaign back on track on Tuesday.This was Carlo Ancelotti's team at its potent best after an embarrassing defeat in the previous European match