Last Update 21:31
Monday, 21 September 2020
Defending champions Iraq completed the quarter-final line-up at the Asian Cup by beating North Korea 1-0 on Wednesday, while a second-string Iran crushed United Arab Emirates 3-0
Barcelona striker Lionel Messi dismissed media criticism of his second successive World Player of the Year award, in an interview published Wednesday
Asian football chief Mohammed Bin Hammam has hinted again that he could challenge Sepp Blatter for the FIFA presidency later this year
Tottenham's Republic of Ireland striker Robbie Keane has slammed Birmingham's failed bid to buy him as a publicity stunt
Aston Villa signed England striker Darren Bent from Sunderland on Tuesday in a 24 million pounds (38.3 million dollars) deal which shattered the club's previous transfer record
Manchester United defender Rafael da Silva has accepted a charge of improper conduct from the English Football Association for his actions after being sent off in the goalless draw at Tottenham
Liverpool has accepted a bid for winger Ryan Babel from Bundesliga club Hoffenheim.
Tottenham star Gareth Bale could take legal action against the Football Association of Wales (FAW) if they try to prevent him playing at next year's Olympic Games in London
South Korea will take on Iran in a mouth-watering quarter-final Asian Cup showdown after they dispatched India 4-1 Tuesday, but Australia topped the group to enter the last eight by defeating Bahrain
Cristiano Ronaldo calls for reinforcements to aid Real Madrid's struggle to wrestle the Spanish league title from bitter rivals Barcelona
The Asian Football Confederation has fined Saudi Arabia and Syria several thousand dollars for violating media procedures and disciplinary infringements at the Asian Cup
Saudi Arabia axed coach Nasser Al Johar after just two games, vowing to replace him with an international name after their dismal showing at the Asian Cup
Liverpool winger Ryan Babel has been fined 10,000 pounds ($16,000) by England's Football Association over a series of Twitter postings that criticized a Premier League referee
Runaway Bundesliga leaders Borussia Dortmund will keep their nerve and win the title, defending champions Bayern Munich's leading scorer Mario Gomez claimed on Monday
Japan routed Saudi Arabia 5-0 on Monday to set up an Asian Cup quarter-final clash with hosts Qatar, while Jordan joined them in the last eight by coming from behind to defeat neighbours Syria 2-1
Real Madrid may try to sign Manchester City striker Carlos Tevez if they fail to lure Hamburg's Ruud van Nistelrooy, reports sports daily Marca
Barcelona opened up a four-point gap at the top of the Spanish first division on Sunday when they staged another sensational display of attacking football to sweep aside Malaga 4-1
AC Milan conceded a late equalizer in a 1-1 draw at Lecce on Sunday, missing a chance to extend its Serie A lead after second-place Napoli had drawn a day earlier
Jack Warner, the president of the North America, Central America and Caribbean football confederation (CONCACAF) said on Sunday he was optimistic that his region would have four automatic places at the 2014 World Cup
Real Madrid was held to a 1-1 draw by last-place Almeria and could fall four points behind Barcelona when it targets its 13th straight league victory against Malaga later Sunday
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