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FIFA president Blatter resigns amid scandal

In a press conference on Tuesday, Blatter announced he will be stepping down from football's ruling body and that his position will be put up for a special election in the coming weeks.


FIFA: Timeline of latest events

FIFA are in crisis amid corruption charges levelled at them by both the US Department of Justice and the Swiss government. Here's a timeline of events

6hDale Johnson

Liverpool could draw Dortmund

Liverpool could face a tough test against Borussia Dortmund, Fiorentina, Napoli or Schalke in next season's Europa League group stage draw.


$10M payment letter IDs Valcke

FIFA defended its second-in-command on Tuesday by distancing him from claims he helped authorise $10 million in bribes for World Cup bidding votes.

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5hPeter O'Rourke

Vieira not set for Newcastle job - sources

Patrick Vieira is out of the running for the Newcastle manager's job with an alternative appointment expected this week, sources have told ESPN FC.

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Yarmolenko eyes big club move

Andriy Yarmolenko has his sights set on a move to a major European club after helping Dynamo Kiev to the league title this season.

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Fowler could take up European Tour spot

American star hints he could follow in close friend Rory McIlroy's footsteps in his bid to land elusive first major.


Barcelona peaking at just the right time

When a front-three of Suarez, Neymar and Messi are playing at this level, what goes on behind them only matters so much, writes Gab Marcotti.

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Klopp to take break after leaving Dortmund

Klopp, 47, revealed in April that he would be departing the German side but has been linked to multiple jobs, including those of Liverpool and Madrid.