A 1-0 victory over Shakhtar Donetsk saw Manchester United stop the rot at Old Trafford and top their UEFA Champions League group.
Manchester City staged a thrilling comeback to beat Bayern Munich 3-2 in Germany, but it was not enough to clinch the top spot in Group D.
England team director Andy Flower has taken issue with the "simplistic" notion that his team lack the will to succeed in the Ashes.
Australia fast bowler Mitchell Johnson has defended his side's aggressive stance and warned England they face more punishment when the third Ashes Test begins in Perth on Friday morning.
1:48pm 21st August 2009
Lying fifteenth in the Blue Square Premier, York take on struggling side Hayes and Yeading on Saturday.
The Minstermen are looking to improve their own form, with just one win out of four so far - after their 1-Nil loss to Wrexham on Tuesday.
Following back-to-back wins against London and Swinton, the Knights are looking to finish their season on a high.
The Whites look to continue their winning ways
York Council has told Minster FM it's "not obliged" to make people pay Lendal Bridge fines and can choose to cancel them.
A soldier severely injured in Afghanistan has made medical history by becoming the first person in the UK to control a bionic arm through mind control.
Award-winning actor and environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio is starting a motor racing team to compete in the new all-electric Formula E series.
Hull City have confirmed they have applied to the FA to change their name to Hull Tigers from next season.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovich said he has invited all parties including the opposition for talks to find a political compromise to a growing crisis in the country.
18:00 - 22:00
Somewhere Only We Know
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Mel Smith & Kim Wilde
All Time Low