Los Angeles Galaxy striker Robbie Keane is to train with his former club Tottenham for the next two weeks.
Schalke have extended the contract of coach Jens Keller, with the 42-year-old set to remain at the Veltins-Arena until June 2015 after a successful start to his tenure at the club.
Eight football stadia will host matches in the 2015 Rugby World Cup, organisers have announced, with England playing their final pool stage game at Manchester City.
Shakhtar Donetsk coach Mircea Lucescu has signed a new two-year contract extension with the Ukrainian champions.
The German Football League (DFL) has announced that it will not be introducing goal-line technology in the Bundesliga until 2015 at the earliest.
Swansea manager Michael Laudrup has signed a one-year contract extension that keeps him at the Liberty Stadium until June 2015, the club have confirmed.
Xavi Hernandez faces a race against time to be fit for Barcelona's upcoming Champions League last 16 tie in Milan on February 20 after tearing a hamstring muscle in his side's 1-1 draw at Valencia on Sunday.
West Ham United news
Sepp Blatter has revealed he intends to become a football pundit when he steps down as FIFA president in 2015.
Wes Hoolahan has signed a contract extension with Norwich which will keep him at the club until 2015.
Mick McCarthy has signed a contract as manager of Ipswich until 2015, the Championship club have confirmed.