National team director Carlos Bilardo claims the door remains open for Diego Maradona to return to the Argentina helm.
David Beckham has absolved Fabio Capello of any blame for England disastrous World Cup campaign, instead admitting that the players did not perform well as a team.
Aurelio Vidmar has resigned from his post as Adelaide United coach to take up the dual role of coach of Australia's Olympic side and assistant to the new senior national team boss after the World Cup.
Former Arsenal vice-chairman David Dein has been appointed international president of the England 2018/22 World Cup bid board.
Liverpool winger Ryan Babel plans winter talks with Rafael Benitez - and is vowing to leave unless he plays more games.
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.
Fiorentina coach Cesare Prandelli has insisted midfielder Riccardo Montolivo will not be sold to West Ham or any other club in January.
Robinho has responded to reports Pele has criticised him for joining Manchester City, insisting the Brazil icon would have done the same.
Real Madrid's want-away winger Robinho has told the Spanish press that he wants to leave the club and join Chelsea.