England 5-0 San Marino: Welbeck & Rooney help hosts win

Public executions were popular sport in medieval times and there is clearly still a market for it, given the interest here in England’s efficient 5-0 annihilation of San Marino.

Netherlands 3-0 Andorra: Oranje ease to straightforward home win

Netherlands have recorded a 3-0 victory over Andorra in Friday`s 2014 World Cup Group D qualifier at De Kuip in Rotterdam.

Spain rout Saudi Arabia 5-0 in football friendly

Spain warmed up for their opening 2014 World Cup qualifier with a predictably facile 5-0 friendly win over Saudi Arabia on Friday night.

FIFA to rule on Zambia`s protest this month

Zambian football`s governing body has said world governing body FIFA will adjudicate over its protest on Sudan`s fielding an ineligible player in a 2014 World Cup qualifier earlier this month.

Adebayor to miss Togo`s World Cup qualifier

Emmanuel Adebayor will once again miss Togo`s 2014 World Cup qualifier against DR Congo in Kinshasa Sunday.

Ghana announce squad for 2014 World Cup qualifier

Ghana, quarter-finalists in 2010 FIFA World Cup, have replaced injured forward Albert Adomah with Solomon Asante in the 30-member squad for next month`s 2014 World Cup qualifiers.