Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney will take over from Steven Gerrard as England captain, manager Roy Hodgson announced during a press conference at Wembley Stadium on Thursday....
UEFA president Michel Platini announced Thursday that he will not challenge Sepp Blatter for the leadership of football's world body in an election next year....
German champions Bayern Munich on Thursday announced they had agreed terms with Spanish international midfielder Xabi Alonso for his transfer from Real Madrid....
Italian World Cup winner Alessandro Del Piero was set to be unveiled as the Indian Super League's latest marquee signing Thursday as organisers spoke of sparking a football "revolution" in the cricket-mad country....
England /
Premier League
South Korean midfielder Ki Sung-yueng has signed a new four-year contract with Premier League side Swanse following an impressive start to the season....
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger backed Alexis Sanchez to prove an able deputy for the injured Olivier Giroud after the Chilean forward fired his new club into the Champions League....
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud will be out for up to four months after undergoing surgery to repair a broken tibia, manager Arsene Wenger revealed on Wednesday....
Football
Referees were on Wednesday directed not to take charge of matches in Nigeria's top flight in protest at the crisis gripping the game's domestic governing body....
UEFA has set up a meeting between the football federations of Ukraine and Russia to discuss the Crimea, the European governing body's president Michel Platini revealed Thursday....
France coach Didier Deschamps kept faith with his World Cup squad on Thursday as he announced a 23-man list of players for next month's friendlies against Spain and Serbia....
South Korean midfielder Ki Sung-yueng has signed a new four-year contract with Premier League side Swanse following an impressive start to the season....
Scottish Premier League side Ross County on Thursday sacked manager Derek Adams following a poor start to the season that has seen them anchored at the bottom of the table....
Western Sydney Wanderers weathered an alleged orchestrated disruption campaign including car crashes and lasers before upsetting Chinese holders Guangzhou Evergrande in the AFC Champions League, players and media said Thursday....
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney will take over from Steven Gerrard as England captain, manager Roy Hodgson announced during a press conference at Wembley Stadium on Thursday....
Japan coach Javier Aguirre declared Thursday the reigning Asian champions were "starting from zero" as he named his first squad for next month's friendlies against Uruguay and Venezuela with playmaker Shinji Kagawa the most notable absentee....
UEFA president Michel Platini announced Thursday that he will not challenge Sepp Blatter for the leadership of football's world body in an election next year....
German champions Bayern Munich on Thursday announced they had agreed terms with Spanish international midfielder Xabi Alonso for his transfer from Real Madrid....