Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez's four-month ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup is "excessive", his new Barcelona team-mate Pedro Rodriguez declared on Wednesday....
France international playmaker Mathieu Valbuena has finally agreed to leave Marseille for Russian side Dynamo Moscow, French sports daily L'Equipe reported on Wednesday....
Wayne Rooney has what it takes to succeed Steven Gerrard as captain of England, his former Manchester United teammate Rio Ferdinand believes....
Luiz Felipe Scolari did not have to wait long to find work after his Brazil World Cup disaster as he was announced as Gremio's new coach on Tuesday....
England /
Premier League
Everton are poised to announce the club-record signing of Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku on a permanent basis from Premier League rivals Chelsea, British media reports said on Wednesday....
The Premier League announced on Wednesday that referees in the English top flight will use vanishing spray to police free-kicks from the start of the 2014-15 season....
Former Manchester United manager David Moyes will face no action following an investigation into reports he was involved in a bar-room altercation, British police announced on Wednesday....
Football
Brazilian striker Neymar's father will have to appear in court as a witness as part of a probe into possible tax crimes over Barcelona's 86-million-euro ($117 million) signing of the player, a Spanish court ruled Wednesday....
Everton are poised to announce the club-record signing of Belgium striker Romelu Lukaku on a permanent basis from Premier League rivals Chelsea, British media reports said on Wednesday....
Julio Grondona, the veteran president of the Argentine Football Association (AFA) and FIFA vice-president, died on Wednesday at the age of 82 in a Buenos Aires clinic, AFA sources reported....
The Premier League announced on Wednesday that referees in the English top flight will use vanishing spray to police free-kicks from the start of the 2014-15 season....
Belgian midfielder Christian Brüls has signed a three-year deal with Ligue 1 side Rennes, the French club announced on Wednesday....
Goalkeeper Andres Fernandez has become the latest Spanish player to sign for Porto after the Portuguese giants announced that he had penned a four-year contract at the Estadio do Dragao on Wednesday....
Former Manchester United manager David Moyes will face no action following an investigation into reports he was involved in a bar-room altercation, British police announced on Wednesday....
Former France striker David Trezeguet, 36, will continue his career in India, the new Indian Super League announced on Wednesday....
Russia, knocked out in the first round at the World Cup, needs younger players but generous league quotas on foreign players were curbing homegrown talent, coach Fabio Capello said on Wednesday....
Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez's four-month ban for biting an opponent at the World Cup is "excessive", his new Barcelona team-mate Pedro Rodriguez declared on Wednesday....