France soccer great Michel Platini says "a little trickery" in the 1998 World Cup draw ensured his home country would avoid Brazil until the final which it won in Paris
A Kosovo court has sentenced nine Albanians for planning a foiled attack against the Israeli soccer team during a 2016 qualifying World Cup match in neighboring Albania.
There are cup finals in England and Germany and the final rounds are played in the leagues in France, Italy and Spain where the titles have already been settled
Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho says Wayne Rooney can look back on the 'perfect' Premier League career, after the Everton man agreed a deal in principle to join MLS outfit DC United.
Jose Mourinho said he didn't want to speak after he didn't agree with claims that his Manchester United side got off to a slow start in their FA Cup final defeat to Chelsea.
Wayne Rooney is set for a move to DC United after the Premier League season draws to a close - our profile on the Everton striker shows his stats are some of the best in the league.
Bayern Munich head coach Jupp Heynckes criticised the decision to not award Bayern Munich a late penalty in their 3-1 defeat to Eintracht Frankfurt in the DFB Pokal final.
Not all of the money that will change hands after the World Cup, when clubs trade players who distinguish themselves on football's biggest stage, will line the pockets of selling clubs, agents and the players themselves