Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says beating teams like Aston Villa is a necessity to win the Premier League.
Real Madrid claim their fourth trophy of 2014 after easing to a 2-0 win against South American champions San Lorenzo.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he and his team are still hurting from the 5-1 defeat against Liverpool in February.
Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Liverpool and Arsenal.
Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Sunderland.
Preview followed by live coverage of Sunday's Scottish Premiership game between Dundee United and Celtic.
Manuel Pellegrini believes the next month is crucial as his Manchester City side move level with league leaders Chelsea.
Manchester United to launch Bale bid, Tottenham want Berahino, Liverpool consider Rodgers replacements, plus more.
Charlie Austin's hat-trick helps QPR climb out of the Premier League's bottom three as they came from 2-0 down to beat West Brom.
Manchester United's six-game winning run ends as Aston Villa survive with 10 men to hold on for a draw at Villa Park.
West Ham remain in the top four after beating struggling Leicester City who are without a win in 12 matches.
Southampton end their run of five straight defeats as they beat Everton to stay in the Premier League top five.
Erik Lamela scores the winner as Tottenham beat Burnley at White Hart Lane to move up to sixth in the Premier League.
David Moyes is denied a victory for his Real Sociedad side after Levante scored a last-gasp equaliser.
Luis Suarez scores his first league goal for Barcelona who close to within a point of Real Madrid before Spain's winter break.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti says winning the Club World Cup is the perfect end to an "unforgettable" year.
Borussia Dortmund could finish 2014 bottom of the Bundesliga after losing at relegation rivals Werder Bremen.
Former England keeper David James concedes an injury-time goal as Atletico Kolkata win the inaugural Indian Super League.
David Silva scores twice as Manchester City join Chelsea at the top of the Premier League table with victory over Crystal Palace.
Ki Sung-Yueng's fortuitous goal gives Swansea victory over Hull City in their Premier League match at the KC Stadium.
Bournemouth hit six goals past bottom-of-the-table Blackpool to move one point clear at the top of the Championship.
Daryl Murphy scores his 14th goal of the season as Ipswich beat Middlesbrough to go second in the Championship table.
Brentford score three goals in the opening period and see off Cardiff City's second half fightback to win a thriller.
Steven Whittaker prevents Derby from going back to the top of the Championship as he strikes late to earn Norwich a point.
Fulham's steady climb up the table continues as they ease to victory over Sheffield Wednesday at Craven Cottage.
Aberdeen move into second place in the Scottish Premiership after a slim win over struggling Kilmarnock.
A late own goal by Conrad Balatoni secures a point for Dundee against Partick Thistle in the Premiership.
Hamilton claim their first away Scottish Premiership win since early October by defeating struggling Ross County.
St Johnstone claim their second straight win courtesy of a Brian Graham penalty as Inverness slump to successive defeats.
John Sutton's goal against his former club, St Mirren, gives Ian Baraclough a debut win as Motherwell manager.