Real Sociedad came back from two goals down to seal a famous victory over European champions Real Madrid.
The visitors, who were without the injured Cristiano Ronaldo, were superb in attack and led thanks to early goals from Sergio Ramos and Gareth Bale.
Brendan Rodgers celebrated his 100th match as Liverpool manager with another comfortable win against previously unbeaten Tottenham at White Hart Lane. Mario Balotelli wasted several chances on his Reds debut but it mattered little as Spurs lost for the first time under new boss Mauricio Pochettino.
Lionel Messi scored twice as 10-man Barcelona eased to an opening day win over Elche in Luis Enrique's first La Liga match in charge. Debutant Munir and Andres Iniesta hit the bar for the hosts before Messi drilled in low from an angle. Seconds later Javier Mascherano was sent off for a professional foul
Mario Mandzukic scored his first goal for Atletico Madrid who overcame star-studded city rivals Real to win the Spanish Super Cup 2-1 on aggregate. Atletico won 1-0 on the night, with the Croat firing in low from inside the area after just two minutes. Raul Garcia also went close for the league champions
Liverpool have agreed a £16m fee with AC Milan to sign former Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli. Reds boss Brendan Rodgers wants the Italy international, 24, to strengthen his attack after last season's top scorer Luis Suarez joined Barcelona. Balotelli moved to Milan for £19m from City last year and has
Roger Federer celebrated his 80th singles title on Sunday at the Western & Southern Open, overcoming a second-set charge from David Ferrer to prevail 6-3, 1-6, 6-2 in the first ATP World Tour Masters 1000 final to feature two players over the age of 30. Federer improved to a perfect 6-0 in Cincinnati finals
Perhaps the most worrying part for the teams hoping to outdo Manchester City is that the champions have continued from where they left off last season, while also leaving the clear impression there is better to come. Manuel Pellegrini’s team are still trying to restore some order from the summer
Bayern Munich began their German season with defeat as Borussia Dortmund easily won the Supercup with a 2-0 victory. Bayern won the Bundesliga by 19 points last season and also beat Dortmund in the German Cup final. But - despite handing striker Robert Lewandowski a debut against the club he left
Amazon.com has halted pre-orders of some Disney movies, the Wall Street Journal reported on Sunday, in what appears to be another contract dispute after the online giant began a protracted spat with publisher Hachette Book Group this year. Physical copies of films such as Maleficent and Captain America
New signing James Rodriguez scored his first goal for Real Madrid but a late Raul Garcia equaliser for Atletico Madrid saw the first leg of the Spanish Super Cup finish 1-1. Former Monaco striker Rodriguez, the Golden Boot winner at this summer's World Cup, netted in the 80th minute.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga completed a dream week at the Rogers Cup, winning his second ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title with a 7-5, 7-6(3) defeat of No. 2 seed Roger Federer on Sunday. Tsonga becomes the first Frenchman to triumph on Canadian soil, claiming his 11th tour-level crown.
Samir Nasri says he is quitting international football because “everything” about the France national team – the scrutiny, manager Didier Deschamps, even team-mates – makes him unhappy. The Manchester City midfielder’s decision is not unexpected, given he was omitted from Deschamps’ squad for the World Cup in Brazil
Nights are always the best time to curl up on your couch for movie marathons or long gaming sessions. However, these sessions are also a marathon strain for your eyes, especially for those with smaller TVs. That's where ambient backlight comes in, which not only reduces eyestrain but also adds a supercool accent lighting
'Nudestix are ingenious. They're a collection of neutral concealers, lipsticks, blushers, shadows, liners and mascara that come only in sticks' Invariably, when I hear the words "packaging concept", I roll my eyes, anticipating another gimmick designed by someone with no grasp on real life.
Manchester United ended their US pre-season tour unbeaten with a 3-1 win over Premier League rivals Liverpool. A Steven Gerrard penalty gave Liverpool the lead, but Wayne Rooney, Juan Mata and Jesse Lingard replied for United. More than 50,000 fans were at the Sun Life Stadium, home of the NFL's Miami Dolphins
On a wet track following torrential rain, Usain Bolt gave the Commonwealth Games a display of showmanship and speed as he anchored Jamaica's 4x100-meter relay team to gold and glory on Saturday. Jamaica raced ahead of England in a games-record 37.58 seconds as the six-time Olympic gold medallist became a
England ended a year-long wait for a Test win by wrapping up a 266-run victory over India in the third Test at Southampton. After setting the tourists 445 to win, England took the six wickets required on the final day to bowl the tourists out for 178 and end a 10-match winless run.
Benedict Cumberbatch is experiencing a lot of firsts: It's his first time visiting Comic-Con. It's his first time voicing an animated character in a children's movie. And it will (maybe...) be the first time that Marvel announces Benedict is joining their roster of superheroes.