Former England captain Rio Ferdinand, at one stage the world's most expensive defender, announced his retirement from football on Saturday.
Barcelona can move another step closer to just the second treble in the club's storied 115-year history when they host Athletic Bilbao at the Camp Nou in the Copa del Rey final on Saturday.
The US is trying to extradite three Argentinian businessmen accused of paying tens of millions of dollars in bribes in the Fifa corruption scandal.
Ahead of the Fifa World Cup in Brazil, participating nations had made various demands of the organisers, some of them bordering on the bizarre. It is now time for India, which is set to host the Under-17 World Cup in 2017, to come under the arc lights. Fifa has already sent a long list of specific stipulations that will leave the tournament organisers with furrowed brows and may evoke a smirk or two in the casual onlooker.
Women's football has a reason to cheer with EA Sports announcing that the upcoming version of its popular game Fifa 16 will feature 12 international women's teams. The move comes 22 years after the first 'Fifa International Soccer' game was released in 1993.
Sepp Blatter was re-elected president of FIFA for a fifth term on Friday after the only other candidate conceded defeat after a first round of voting in an election overshadowed by allegations of corruption in world soccer.
Wenger will look to become the first post-war manager to win six FA Cups and thus surpass Sir Alex Ferguson's tally of five FA Cup titles.
Holders Arsenal and Aston Villa clash in the FA Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday, when the last major honour of the English season will be handed out.
Swiss police said on Friday they were investigating an anonymous bomb threat at the Fifa Congress in Zurich that led authorities to search the premises.
Qatar defended its successful 2022 World Cup bid on Friday following corruption scandals in football's governing body FIFA and said it would carry on with plans to stage the event.
Fifa's 209 members are expected to elect President Sepp Blatter to a fifth term Friday, based on statements in recent months issued by continental confederations, despite a string of scandals including the indictment of nine soccer officials this week by the US government.
The son of the late King Hussein of Jordan is the only candidate opposing Blatter in the presidential election at Fifa's 65th Congress in Zurich.
Embattled Fifa president Sepp Blatter called on members of world soccer's governing body to stick together to stamp out corruption in the wake of the latest scandal to hit the game.
Amid corruption charges and arrests of top officials, world football's governing body, Fifa, will vote on Friday to elect its president.
Should Sepp Blatter not heed calls to step down in the wake of the ‘World Cup of Fraud’, India’s vote in the FIFA presidential elections in Zurich on Friday will likely go to him.