This week's Champions League action
The biggest sporting breakthroughs of 2013
We look at some of the biggest sporting breakthroughs both at home and abroad over the past 12 months.
Messi's future at Barca in doubt
LIONEL MESSI'S future at Barcelona appeared increasingly uncertain yesterday after the Argentinian launched a remarkable and unprecedented attack on club director Javier Faus.
Bale settling in to the life of a Galactico
Gareth Bale is on the sofa, unwinding after kicking footballs into the five-a-side goal. The sun is shining and Bale is dressed in a shirt, jeans and a box-fresh pair of Adidas trainers. He appears relaxed, a man at ease with his new surroundings. And a man beginning to revel in his new career with Real Madrid.
McCarthy stock skyrockets after 'incredible' year
It has been a year the like of which he will never experience again: that much James McCarthy can say without fear of contradiction.
Midwife stars happy without make-up
Jenny Agutter and Pam Ferris have admitted they love going without make-up on Call The Midwife.
Amick talks Twin Peaks reunion
Madchen Amick has revealed that the idea of a Twin Peaks reunion has been "floated".
Carter: No dates for Carson, Hughes
Jim Carter has revealed that Downton Abbey's staff Charles Carson and Elsie Hughes could not have a relationship, because they would have to give up their jobs.
Johansson: I want to be scared
Scarlett Johansson has revealed she enjoys treading into uncharted territory when it comes to her film career.
Lilly: I loved speaking Elvish
Evangeline Lilly has revealed she loved learning Elvish for The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug.
Cruise and tabloids settle lawsuit
The publisher of two tabloid magazines has said it never intended to imply that Tom Cruise had abandoned his daughter after his divorce.
The war is over: Gwyneth Paltrow 'ends feud with Vanity Fair'
Gwyneth Paltrow has reportedly ended her feud with Vanity Fair.
'I can't wait for my last Christmas before getting married' - Rosanna Davison
Model Rosanna Davison is counting down the days until her annual festive getaway -- to exotic Mauritius.
Vogue and Brian McFadden plan child-free Spanish Christmas
IT'LL be a kid-free Christmas for Vogue and Brian McFadden this year.
You never know who you'll meet at Christmas! Nicky Byrne parties with Robbie Keane
Two Irish stars of music and sport came together this Christmas