Manchester United laboured to a 1-0 Europa League victory over Zorya Luhansk at Old Trafford as Zlatan Ibrahimovic headed home in the second half to seal the points for the below-par hosts.
United struggled to create clear-cut chances against their well-organised Ukrainian opponents, until Jose Mourinho brought on Wayne Rooney, who within moments was involved in the move that brought the 69th-minute breakthrough.
Timothy Fosu-Mensah found space on the right and pulled the ball back towards Rooney,...
St Etienne fans will boycott Sunday's derby at Lyon after receiving less than half the tickets they had asked for.
With the Rhone derby being one of Ligue 1's feistiest, the Magic Fans and Green Angels supporters' groups have been granted just 771 tickets for the game, rather than the 2,000 they had asked for.
St Etienne stretched their unbeaten run to nine matches in all competitions with a comfortable 3-1 win over Lille in Ligue 1.
Robert Beric, Arnaud Nordin and Nolan Roux fired the goals as the hosts overwhelmed Lille, who slipped to a fourth consecutive defeat.
Renato Civelli hit back for Lille but the visitors hardly looked likely to mount any serious battle for even a share of the spoils.
Beric's third league goal of the campaign set the home side on their way, with 18-year-old midfielder Nordin claiming...