FIFA leader Sepp Blatter said Saturday he was "shocked" at the way the US judiciary has targeted football's world body and slammed what he called a "hate" campaign by Europe's football leaders....
Holders Arsenal face Aston Villa in the FA Cup final on Saturday with a pair of historic landmarks driving the Gunners in their bid to retain the famous old trophy....
Brazilian club Santos said Friday they have filed a complaint at FIFA against Neymar, his father, his company and Barcelona for contract violations in the star striker's May 2013 transfer to the Spanish side....
Bournemouth have signed Ghana winger Christian Atsu on a season-long loan from Chelsea, the newly-promoted Premier League club confirmed on Friday....
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Premier League
Newcastle have released Jonas Gutierrez less than a week after the Argentine helped the club avoid relegation, the Premier League team revealed on Friday....
Manchester City's scheduled friendly against Major League Soccer's Houston Dynamo on Thursday was cancelled after flooding left the pitch unsafe, the clubs said....
Veteran Dutch coach Dick Advocaat is to step down as head coach of Sunderland days after he ensured they retained their English Premier League status....
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Champions League
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has been handed a potential tactical dilemma for next month's Champions League final after defender Andrea Barzagli was diagnosed with a torn thigh muscle on Monday....
Juventus coach Massimiliano Allegri has warned against the "deadly" ball-passing of Barcelona as the Italian champions turn their focus to the Champions League final following their final home game of the season....
Juventus paid tribute to the 39 victims of the Heysel Stadium disaster as the Italian champions capped their final home game of the season with a 3-1 win over Napoli on Saturday....
Football
Real Madrid left-back Marcelo has been forced to pull out of Brazil's Copa America squad due to a back problem....
Panama held Argentina to a shock 2-2 draw on the opening day of the FIFA Under-20 World Cup Saturday, as the tournament began against a backdrop of turmoil in football's governing body....
Midfield star Massimo Luongo and Trent Sainsbury have been ruled out of Australia's World Cup qualifier against Kyrgyzstan with injuries, Soccer Australia said on Saturday....
Football Federation Australia chairman Frank Lowy on Saturday said he was disappointed at Sepp Blatter's re-election as president of FIFA but hoped he would work to restore the body's reputation....
A top US federal investigator in the FIFA corruption scandal says he is "fairly confident" there will be another round of indictments in the case, the New York Times reported Friday....
FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke on Friday confirmed Russia and Qatar will host the World Cups in 2018 and 2022 respectively, despite the on-going corruption scandal affecting football's governing body....
Newcastle have released Jonas Gutierrez less than a week after the Argentine helped the club avoid relegation, the Premier League team revealed on Friday....
FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke on Friday confirmed Russia and Qatar will host the World Cups in 2018 and 2022 respectively, despite the on-going corruption scandal affecting football's governing body....
FIFA leader Sepp Blatter said Saturday he was "shocked" at the way the US judiciary has targeted football's world body and slammed what he called a "hate" campaign by Europe's football leaders....
Holders Arsenal face Aston Villa in the FA Cup final on Saturday with a pair of historic landmarks driving the Gunners in their bid to retain the famous old trophy....