Thursday Apr 17
Altidore's playing time a concern for Klinsmann
Jozy Altidore's disappointing first season with England's Sunderland has less than a month remaining, and it appears as though the American's struggles for playing time aren't finished.
Altidore's Sunderland move hits bottom
Jozy Altidore seemed ready to take on the world last summer. Fresh off a 31-goal season at AZ Alkmaar, and having just signed a record $13 million transfer to English Premier League side Sunderland, Altidore looked primed for a breakout year leading up to the 2014 World Cup.
AZ Alkmaar 0 Benfica 1
Eduardo Salvio scored the only goal as Benfica claimed a 1-0 win over AZ Alkmaar in their Europa League quarter-final first leg in Holland.
AZ Alkmaar v Benfica preview
The Portuguese giants travel to Holland in the Europa League quarter-finals as overwhelming favourites, losing only once out of their past 10 encounters with a team from the Eredivisie.
Sunderland V West Ham at Stadium of Light : Match Preview
Sunderland V West Ham - view commentary, squad, and statistics of the game live.
Ajax beat AZ to reach Dutch Cup final
Ajax qualified for the Dutch Cup final for the 24th time in history, after beating Cup holders AZ 1-0 in Alkmaar on Thursday.
AZ land Malmo starlet
English giants Chelsea, Liverpool and Manchester City were amongst the clubs to have held talks with the highly-rated teenage striker.