Chile beat Costa Rica 4-0 in a one-sided friendly between two of this summer's World Cup finalis … More »World Cup - Chile begin Brazil 2014 countdown with 4-0 win over Costa Rica
Brazilian President Dilma Rousseff has given assurances that the Curitiba stadium will be ready on time … More »World Cup - Delayed World Cup stadium 'will be ready'
Hooligans beware. Rio is creating a special police unit to thwart any trouble on the streets during this … More »World Cup - Rio prepares unit to quell protests
Uruguay's Diego Forlan signed for J-League side Cerezo Osaka until the end of the year on Wednesday, … More »Football - Forlan leaves Brazil's Inter for Cerezo Osaka of Japan
Radamel Falcao is a doubt for the World Cup after he was stretchered off the field in Monaco’s cup clash … More »World Cup - Falcao stretchered off, may miss Brazil
The World Cup finals are not exempt from attempts to rig games and FIFA is leaving nothing to chance, … More »Football - INTERVIEW-World Cup not exempt from match-fixing attempts
Brazil forward Neymar's recent injury while on duty with Barcelona could be a good thing for his … More »South American Football - Neymar's injury could be a good for Brazil says Parreira
A shock return to the South Korean national team looks unlikely for Park Ji-sung. More »Asian Football - Park's return to Korean national side unlikely
Roma continue to reap the rewards of a rejuvenated Gervinho after the Ivory Coast international scored … More »Serie A - Reborn Gervinho breathes new life into Roma
Time is of the essence if Brazil is to host a successful Olympic Games in 2016, the International Olympic … More »World Cup - Time of the essence for Brazil, says IOC chief Bach
FIFA has told officials in Curitiba they have until February 18 to prove they can get their stadium ready … More »World Cup - FIFA: Curitiba stadium is 'emergency situation'
Tom Cleverley has admitted he is growing a thick skin to cope with the avalanche of criticism that has … More »Premier League - Cleverley 'getting used to stick'
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David Moyes has no chance of signing Brazil defender Dante during this month's transfer window, according … More »Premier League - Agent: Dante not moving in January
Liverpool midfielder Lucas Leiva is expected to be sidelined for up to two months by a knee ligament … More »Premier League - Lucas ruled out for two months with knee ligament injury
Liverpool defender Sebastian Coates is set to rejoin former club Nacional on loan as he battles to be … More »South American Football - Coates set for Nacional loan move
Tom Rogic insists he does not regret his move to Celtic, despite returning to Australia on loan with … More »Scottish Premiership - Rogic: I have improved at Celtic
FIFA general secretary Jerome Valcke has visited Brazil to check on the progress of the country's … More »World Cup - FIFA's Valcke visits Brazilian stadiums
The venue that will stage the opening World Cup game in Brazil in June is almost complete, officials … More »Two killed in crane collapse at World Cup stadium
The venue that will stage the opening World Cup game in Brazil in June is almost complete, officials … More »World Cup - Officials: Stadium hosting opening match almost ready
South Africa are considering getting rid of the Bafana Bafana nickname their national team have been … More »Football - South Africa mull replacing Bafana Bafana nickname
Pele has endorsed Jerome Champagne's bid to become the next president of FIFA, saying he supported … More »Football - Pele raises a glass to Champagne's FIFA bid
Australia playmaker Tom Rogic will join Melbourne Victory on loan from Scottish champions Celtic in a … More »Football - Australia's Rogic joins Victory with World Cup in mind