They serve three types of cooked egg at the Hotel Kharhov, located a few yards up from the fabulous fan zone in its namesake city: all are fried and arrive sunny-side up, sunny-side down or rock...
They muttered the maths, doing the sums with the digits on their hands as they tried to get their heads around the group C numbers game.
World Cup-winning coach Marcello Lippi is taking nothing for granted ahead of today's meeting with Japan's FC Tokyo in the last 16 of the AFC Champions League.
Lee Jang-soo has been sacked as Guangzhou Evergrande coach and will be replaced by former Italy World Cup-winning boss Marcello Lippi, according to mainland reports.
Franco Baresi delivers opinions with the same force and authority with which he used to dispossess strikers as one of the greatest defenders of all time.
Given the well-documented struggles of Roberto Mancini and Fabio Capello, being described as 'very un-Italian' is probably one of the best compliments Carlo Ancelotti could be given one month...
England's footballers want for nothing; the financial riches of the Premier League have created a bubble in which the highly paid and pampered elite exist both at home and away.
Watford's Vicarage Road ground is the unglamorous destination for Guus Hiddink tonight as the globetrotting coach watches his Chelsea team in action for the first time.
Fabio Capello has demanded Liverpool skipper Steven Gerrard report for England duty despite the Reds pulling him out of tomorrow's friendly in Germany.
Derby showdowns dominate the European football arena this weekend, from Liverpool to Milan to Barcelona.
Juventus players aren't the only Italian footballers in town this week. Fiorentina star Christian Vieri was here on Tuesday to promote his own casual wear label at Causeway Bay's Fashion Walk....
The opening race of the New Year programme is always auspicious and winning it regarded by many owners as a sign of good fortune for the year ahead.