Bayern Munich completed their first big transfer of the off-season on Wednesday by signing Brazil international Douglas Costa from Ukraine side Shakhtar Donetsk for a reported 30 million euros ($33.3m)....
Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina destroyed Paraguay 6-1 to reach the final of the Copa America here Tuesday....
Goalkeeper Patrik Carlgren saved two penalties in a shoot-out to lead Sweden to victory over Portugal and their first European Under-21 title in Prague on Tuesday....
Carli Lloyd lifted the United States to a dramatic 2-0 win over Germany in the Women's World Cup semi-finals and warned a record third title was within their grasp....
England /
Premier League
Nigel Pearson has been sacked as manager of Leicester City, the Premier League club announced on Tuesday, blaming "fundamental differences" for their decision....
Marseille have reached a deal with Manchester City that will see Dutch international defender Karim Rekik move to the Stade Velodrome, the Ligue 1 side announced on Tuesday....
Brazil midfielder Paulinho has signed for Chinese champions Guangzhou Evergrande for 14 million euros ($15.7m), the club said, the latest big-money transfer for the cash-rich Chinese Super League....
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Copa América
Lionel Messi is walking a disciplinary tightrope as goal-shy favourites Argentina take on Paraguay here Tuesday with a place in the final of the Copa America at stake....
Chile goal hero Eduardo Vargas revealed he had been practicing long-range shots after scoring a 30-yard screamer to fire 'La Roja' into the Copa America final here Monday....
Eduardo Vargas scored twice as Chile downed fierce rivals Peru 2-1 here Monday to reach the Copa America final for the first time in nearly 30 years....
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World Cup [Women]
Coach Silvia Neid had said she hoped that Germany still had some luck left after snatching a semi-final berth at the Women's World Cup by beating France on penalties....
Carli Lloyd and Kelley O'Hara both scored in the second half to put the United States into the final of the Women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany on Tuesday....
Football
Pakistan's football federation Wednesday announced the re-election of its president Faisal Saleh Hayat despite orders from a court not to hold a vote until the objection of a rival faction had been resolved....
Roma striker Gervinho has hit out at claims he requested a helicopter and a private beach as part of the deal that would take him from the Serie A club to Al-Jazira in the United Arab Emirates....
Inter Milan defender Andrea Ranocchia has signed a four-year extension to his contract, according to the Serie A club....
Porto's highly-rated Colombian striker Jackson Martinez has signed for Atletico Madrid for a transfer fee of 35million euros, the Portuguese club announced late Tuesday....
Coach Silvia Neid had said she hoped that Germany still had some luck left after snatching a semi-final berth at the Women's World Cup by beating France on penalties....
Carli Lloyd and Kelley O'Hara both scored in the second half to put the United States into the final of the Women's World Cup with a 2-0 victory over top-ranked Germany on Tuesday....
Norio Sasaki's son-in-law might be English but the Japan coach warned that he would not be swayed by family ties as the champions' try to return to the Women's World Cup final....
Bayern Munich completed their first big transfer of the off-season on Wednesday by signing Brazil international Douglas Costa from Ukraine side Shakhtar Donetsk for a reported 30 million euros ($33.3m)....
Lionel Messi produced a scintillating individual performance as Argentina destroyed Paraguay 6-1 to reach the final of the Copa America here Tuesday....
Carli Lloyd lifted the United States to a dramatic 2-0 win over Germany in the Women's World Cup semi-finals and warned a record third title was within their grasp....