Carlos Tevez set for bench return for Manchester City v Chelsea

MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Manchester City manager Roberto Mancini has hinted that controversial striker Carlos Tevez could be named on the bench for Wednesday night’s Barclays Premier League game against Chelsea at the Etihad Stadium. Tevez has not played for Manchester City since September, following a public dispute with the manager, but after apologizing and…

Video: Lionel Messi breaks Barcelona scoring record

BARCELONA (Sporting Alert) — Lionel Messi hit another hat-trick on his way to breaking Barcelona’s all-time goalscoring during Tuesday’s 5-3 Spanish Primera Division victory over with Granada at the Nou Camp. Watch Video Highlights: Messi Record Breaking Performance The Argentine forward finished off a cross from Isaac Cuenca in the 17th minute of play to matched…