Chelsea football club goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois made a penalty shootout save to help the reigning English Premier League champions beat European champions Barcelona 4-2 on penalties on Tuesday in an International Champions Cup friendly.
Brazilian football great Zico has sought backing from his nation's football confederation (CBF) in his bid to become president of the world football governing body Fifa.
Former Chelsea striker and Ivory Coast national team captain Didier Drogba has signed for Montreal Impact, the Major League Soccer (MLS) club announced on Monday, joining a growing list of famous international players in the MLS.
The Mexican football team shook off two controversy-laden triumphs to defeat Jamaica 3-1 in Sunday's Gold Cup final, hoisting a record seventh trophy and shrugging off any notion of a tainted title.
English Premier League football club Manchester United have signed Argentina national team goalkeeper Sergio Romero on a three-year deal, the club said on Sunday.
World champions Germany avoided facing some of their strongest rivals when the draw for the European qualifying groups for the 2018 World Cup finals in Russia was made on Saturday. Germany, who won the World Cup for the fourth time in Brazil last year, will face the Czech Republic, Northern Ireland, Norway, Azerbaijan and San Marino in Group C.
England international Wayne Rooney scored as Manchester United recorded a morale-boosting 3-1 friendly victory over European champions Barcelona on Saturday.
“This time we want to restrict the inflow and outflow of players from the ISL to two or three. Going to a different coach for three months means the whole philosophy and playing style changes. Then there is fatigue and injury post-ISL to deal with," Bharat FC co-owner Kunal Agarwal told HT.
In a move which could signal a huge boost for the Indian Super League (ISL), defending champions Atletico de Kolkata (ATK) have made a $1 million (Rs 6.4 crore) bid to bring former Chelsea and Ivory Coast striker Didier Drogba for the second edition.
Chilean international midfielder Arturo Vidal is set to join Bayern Munich in the coming days, subject to a medical test, according to the German champions' president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge.
Four Chelsea fans who refused to allow a black man onto the Paris Metro were banned on Wednesday from attending football matches for between three and five years. The incident occurred in February when Chelsea fans were in the French capital to watch the Champions League match against Paris St-Germain.
A British comedian interrupted a press conference by Sepp Blatter in Zurich on Monday, throwing paper money in front of the bemused FIFA president just as he was about to speak. The 79-year-old Blatter was about to give details of a special election for a new president when he was interrupted by Simon Brodkin who was immediately taken away by security guards.
Based on conversations with ISL franchise officials, officials at the All India Football Federation (AIFF) and those involved in running the league, it is estimated each of the eight franchises lost between Rs 35-40 crore in the first season.
Manchester United's new signing Morgan Schneiderlin scored a debut goal as the English Premier League giants launched their four-match US tour with a 1-0 victory over Club America of Mexico Friday.
Former Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard made a brilliant Major League Soccer debut for Los Angeles Galaxy, scoring a goal and having a hand in two others as the Galaxy beat the San Jose Earthquakes 5-2 on Friday.