Russia on Wednesday accused the United States of illegally applying its legal force "far beyond its borders" following the US indictment against FIFA officials and their arrests in Zurich....
The dawn detention of several FIFA leaders and a corruption raid on its headquarters on Wednesday rocked world football's governing body two days before its leader Sepp Blatter seeks a new term....
Wales manager Chris Coleman has rallied to the defence of forward Gareth Bale by accusing his Real Madrid team-mates of deliberately ignoring him on the pitch....
Misfiring Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will remain at the club next season, his agent Mino Raiola claimed on Wednesday....
England /
Premier League
Former Manchester United captain Rio Ferdinand and midfielder Joey Barton were among six players released by Queens Park Rangers on Wednesday following their relegation from the Premier League....
Aston Villa owner Randy Lerner will stand down as chairman this year if he cannot sell the Premier League club, he said in a British newspaper interview published on Wednesday....
Eddie Howe of Bournemouth and Chelsea's Jose Mourinho have been honoured at English football's League Managers Association (LMA) end-of-season awards ceremony....
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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
Former Newcastle winger Hatem Ben Arfa "will be a Nice player next season" alongside coach Claude Puel, the club president announced on Wednesday....
The Brazilian Football Confederation and the country's government said Wednesday they backed a corruption probe into world body FIFA following the arrest of seven top officials, including the man who led the CBF until last month....
Six of the seven top FIFA officials arrested on Wednesday in Zurich as part of a twin corruption probe are opposing their extradition to the United States, the Swiss justice ministry said....
Once the most important man in US soccer, Charles "Chuck" Blazer turned on FIFA to become the central figure in a wide-ranging graft investigation that threatened Wednesday to bring the sport's world governing body to its knees....
Corrupt officials at world soccer's governing body FIFA took bribes during the process that awarded the 2010 World Cup to South Africa, US Attorney General Loretta Lynch alleged Wednesday....
Harry Kane showed no ill effects of a gruelling season by hitting a first-half brace to give Tottenham Hotspur a 2-1 victory over a Malaysian select squad in a post-season friendly in Kuala Lumpur on Wednesday....
The soccer officials arrested on Wednesday in an investigation into the FIFA governing body have corrupted the international game, US Attorney General Loretta Lynch said Wednesday....
Former Manchester United captain Rio Ferdinand and midfielder Joey Barton were among six players released by Queens Park Rangers on Wednesday following their relegation from the Premier League....
Russia on Wednesday accused the United States of illegally applying its legal force "far beyond its borders" following the US indictment against FIFA officials and their arrests in Zurich....
Misfiring Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will remain at the club next season, his agent Mino Raiola claimed on Wednesday....