August 28, 2014 -- Updated 1701 GMT (0101 HKT)
After a miraculous playoff win on Wednesday, Bulgarian minnow Ludogorets is rewarded with a dream draw against reigning Champions League holder Real Madrid.
Wilson Raj Perumal says he corrupted many football players and officials during a long criminal career, but there is one person who stands out from the crowd. His name was Ibrahim Chaibou, a referee from Niger.
It is a football fairytale even Hollywood scriptwriters might view as stretching the bounds of credibility but, somehow, Ludogorets Razgrad made the European Champions League for the first time in its history on Wednesday.
A group of current and former soccer players files a lawsuit against FIFA, claiming football's world governing body isn't doing enough to manage the problem of concussion in the game.
Guardiola 'a genius'
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu reflects on the "genius" of former coach Pep Guardiola.