Greek minister blasts FIFA, UEFA `ultimatum`
Greek minister blasts FIFA, UEFA `ultimatum`

Greek deputy sports minister Stavros Kontonis said Wednesday he does not accept ultimatums by world and European football`s governing bodies FIFA and UEFA.

Brief encounter takes England women into Euro U19 finals
Brief encounter takes England women into Euro U19 finals

 The England Under-19 women`s team qualified for the European Championships in bizarre fashion after scoring a penalty in a replay of the closing seconds of their match against Norway on Thursday.

Sepp Blatter says football must move away from Europe
Sepp Blatter says football must move away from Europe

FIFA president Sepp Blatter warned Friday that he wants new measures to reduce Europe`s influence as he gears up for a battle over Europe`s World Cup places and his own reelection.

David Moyes takes swipe at Premier League decline
David Moyes takes swipe at Premier League decline

Former Everton and Manchester United manager David Moyes believes the dismal performances of Premier League clubs in Europe this season has exposed a decline in standards in the English top-flight.

Steroid profiling added to UEFA anti-doping programme
Steroid profiling added to UEFA anti-doping programme

Steroid profiling of players will be added to the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) anti-doping programme next season, the European football governing body announced on Friday.

Committed Roberto Mancini wants Inter Milan back in title race
Committed Roberto Mancini wants Inter Milan back in title race

Roberto Mancini has committed his long-term future to Inter Milan and believes the club will be strong enough next season to challenge for their first title in six years.

English clubs can rule European football, says Arsene Wenger
English clubs can rule European football, says Arsene Wenger

The Premier League`s 5.136 billion pounds ($7.90 billion)television deal will enable English clubs to dominate European football once again, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Friday.

Crimean clubs expelled from Russian League
Crimean clubs expelled from Russian League

Russia`s Football Union on Friday expelled three Crimean clubs from the country`s league`s third division in adherence to a ruling from European football`s governing body UEFA.

Neymar best Brazilian player in European football
Neymar best Brazilian player in European football

FC Barcelona forward Neymar has won the prestigious Samba Gold accolade, awarded to the best Brazilian player in European football.

MLS becoming the new attraction for footballing legends in their twilight
MLS becoming the new attraction for footballing legends in their twilight

USA's Major Soccer League has become the new attraction for big footballers in their twilight and that serves as a big boost for fans in the country who have been admirers of these players for long. Steven Gerrard is another such player who will be joining the MLS in summer 2015 after he decided to leave Liverpool on Friday.

Jurgen Klopp reveals Premier League interest
Jurgen Klopp reveals Premier League interest

Borussia Dortmund boss Jurgen Klopp has revealed he is keen on managing in the Premier League if he ever leaves Germany.

Borussia Dortmund need Euro form in Bundesliga, says Jurgen Klopp
Borussia Dortmund need Euro form in Bundesliga, says Jurgen Klopp

Jurgen Klopp says Borussia Dortmund must use their dazzling Champions League displays to fix their nightmare Bundesliga form after reaching the last 16 in Europe on Tuesday.

Paul Pogba hits Juventus winner against Olympiakos, warns over complacency
Paul Pogba hits Juventus winner against Olympiakos, warns over complacency

Juventus star Paul Pogba underlined the challenges still facing the Italian giants in Europe despite his maiden Champions League goal securing a crucial 3-2 win over Olympiakos in Turin on Tuesday.

Vladimir Putin urged to act against racism in Russian soccer
Vladimir Putin urged to act against racism in Russian soccer

President Vladimir Putin must demand an end to the racism plaguing Russian soccer and the country should stop denying it has a problem, the executive director of Football Against Racism in Europe told Reuters on Wednesday.

UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy
UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy

French football club Paris Saint-Germain and English Premier League's Manchester City have urged the European football governing body, UEFA, to make changes to its Financial Fair Play policy (FFP) rules.

Norwegian teen makes Euro football history
Norwegian teen makes Euro football history

 Norway`s Martin Oedegaard made European football history on Monday in becoming the first player under the age of 16 to play in a Euro Championship qualifier.

UEFA hopes to solve Crimea club issue `within month`
UEFA hopes to solve Crimea club issue `within month`

European football`s top officials said Thursday they wanted to resolve whether or not Crimean clubs can play in Russia or Ukraine within a month, even as Kiev called for sanctions against Moscow.

Tottenham Spurs, Inter Milan in Europa League draw
Tottenham Spurs, Inter Milan in Europa League draw

Tottenham Spurs and Inter Milan on Thursday qualified for the Europa League group stage draw but among those failing to make it across the play-off line were Lyon and Real Sociedad.

Michel Platini to announce FIFA presidential intentions
Michel Platini to announce FIFA presidential intentions

European football chief Michel Platini on Thursday will announce if he is to stand against Sepp Blatter in next year`s FIFA presidential election.

AC Milan snap up goalkeeper Agazzi

AC Milan have signed former Cagliari goalkeeper Michael Agazzi on a free transfer, the Italian club said on Thursday.