Diego Maradona has left his post as Argentina boss after a unanimous vote from the Argentine Football Association.
World Cup 2010 chief executive Danny Jordaan has insisted that this summer's finals in South Africa will not be negatively impacted by the tragic events in Angola.
Atletico Madrid have moved to quash speculation over the future of Sergio Aguero after Manchester United were linked with a €60m bid for Argentina star.
The long-running row over Great Britain entering a team to compete in the London 2012 Olympics appeared to come to an end on Friday after the four home nations today struck a deal which would allow an English side to compete at the Games.
England kicked off their campaign to host the World Cup in 2018 or 2022 with a launch party at Wembley Stadium.
The prospect of a British football team competing in the London 2012 Olympics appears no closer despite fresh assurances from FIFA over the independence of the four home nations.