AC Milan are bidding to lure back Carlo Ancelotti, who was sacked this week by Spanish giants Real Madrid, the Italian club's vice-president Adriano Galliani confirmed on Thursday....
UEFA president Michel Platini said he confronted FIFA leader Sepp Blatter during an emergency meeting of football chiefs on Thursday and called on him to stand down because of the scandals engulfing world football....
Rafael Benitez moved a step closer to taking over Spanish giants Real Madrid when he resigned as Napoli coach on Thursday....
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho said he does not envisage any "big investments" over the summer and is instead concentrating on keeping his league-winning side intact....
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Premier League
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....
Misfiring Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli will remain at the club next season, his agent Mino Raiola claimed on Wednesday....
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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
South Africa's former president Thabo Mbeki Friday joined government officials in denying allegations that the country paid bribes to secure the right to host the 2010 FIFA World Cup....
Brazil will investigate with "great vigour" accusations that led to the arrest of seven FIFA officials, including the vice president of the Brazilian Football Confederation, its justice minister said Thursday....
Football Federation Australia's switch of allegiance away from embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter was welcomed Friday after the country's football chief said FFA will be voting for challenger Prince Ali of Jordan....
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....
FIFA president Sepp Blatter headed into a re-election vote Friday adamant that only he can clean up the world's most popular sport, to the dismay of critics who want to issue a red card to his 17-year rule....
US Soccer Federation president Sunil Gulati said Thursday he is joining the bid to oust embattled FIFA president Sepp Blatter, in a move that could risk America's chances of hosting another World Cup....
The San Jose Earthquakes will host next year's Major League Soccer All-Star Game, the league announced Thursday, but the date and the opposition have not yet been confirmed....
The corruption scandal sweeping through FIFA will lead to profound changes in the way world football's governing body is run, marking the end of the Blatter era, according to French geopolitical and football expert Pascal Boniface....
The ailing ex-president of the South American Football Confederation, Nicolas Leoz, has "nothing to hide" and denies the charges made against him in a sweeping US corruption probe of FIFA, his lawyer said Thursday....
Ask the average American sports fan what the words Sepp Blatter mean and they might reach for a medical dictionary....