Shakhtar star Fernandinho: Racist should be severely punished

SHAKHTAR (Sporting Alert) — Chelsea leading defender and captain John Terry is set for a tough time at Donbass Arena when the Premier League side takes on Shakhtar Donetsk in the Champions League on Tuesday night. Terry is set to make his first appearance for Chelsea since accepting a £220,000 fine and four-match ban for…

Arsenal wingers Oxlade-Chamberlain, Walcott out of Schalke clash

LONDON (Sporting Alert) — Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Theo Walcott will miss Arsenal’s Champions League clash with Schalke 04 on Wednesday because of injuries. Walcott has been out since suffering a bruised lung which on international duty with England and has been out for the last two weeks. The forward remains out and still remains doubtful…

Ferguson, Evra won’t play for Manchester United against Braga

MANCHESTER (Sporting Alert) — Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson has omitted Rio Ferdinand and Patrice Evra from the squad for Tuesday night’s Champions League clash with SC Braga. The manager believes he has enough quality in his side to cover for the experienced defender, who are being rested for the for this weekend Barclays…