Pep Guardiola has destroyed Mario Gotze at Bayern, alleges agent
Pep Guardiola has destroyed Mario Gotze at Bayern, alleges agent

 Bayern Munich head coach Pep Guardiola has "destroyed" Mario Gotze and is responsible for his struggles there, according to the German midfielder's agent.

Zico's presence reason I joined FC Goa: Jofre Mateu
Zico's presence reason I joined FC Goa: Jofre Mateu

Veteran Spanish footballer Jofre Mateu, who played for Atletico de Kolkata in the 2014 Indian Super League (ISL), said he is looking forward to playing for FC Goa in its upcoming second season under the tutelage of Brazilian legend Zico.

Manchester United winger Nani moves to Fenerbahce
Manchester United winger Nani moves to Fenerbahce

 Turkish football club Fenerbahce has announced the signing of winger Nani from Manchester United.

Scared of getting arrested if I leave Switzerland: Sepp Blatter
Scared of getting arrested if I leave Switzerland: Sepp Blatter

World football governing body FIFA's Swiss president Sepp Blatter has admitted he would not leave his country as he fears arrest.

Liverpool appoint coaches Sean O`Driscoll, Pepijn Lijnders
Liverpool appoint coaches Sean O`Driscoll, Pepijn Lijnders

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers moved to reinforce his depleted coaching set up with the left field appointment of Sean O`Driscoll and the promotion of Pepijn Lijnders from the academy.

Complete list of FIFA Women's World Cup award winners
Complete list of FIFA Women's World Cup award winners

 World football governing body FIFA gave away the following awards after the US beat Japan 5-2 to lift the Women's World Cup here on Sunday night:

Croatian court orders detention of senior football officials
Croatian court orders detention of senior football officials

Croatian football suffered a heavy blow when several of its senior officials were taken into custody on suspicions of tax evasion and corruption.

David de Gea set to return to United pre-season training
David de Gea set to return to United pre-season training

Spanish goalkeeper David de Gea will return to Manchester United pre-season training when he returns from his holiday in Madrid.

World reacts to US' win over Japan in World Cup final
World reacts to US' win over Japan in World Cup final

Political and sporting leaders took to social media to express their thoughts on Sunday`s women`s World Cup final between the the United States and Japan in Vancouver.

Barack Obama leads praise for US Women`s World Cup winners
Barack Obama leads praise for US Women`s World Cup winners

US President Barack Obama hailed America`s triumphant Women`s World Cup team on Sunday, inviting them to the White House minutes after their crushing 5-2 triumph over Japan in the championship match.

FIFA officials booed before Women's World Cup trophy ceremony
FIFA officials booed before Women's World Cup trophy ceremony

FIFA officials were booed by the crowd before the trophy presentation at the Women’s World Cup final which was won 5-2 by the United States against Japan. 

FIFA Women's World Cup: Carli Lloyd inspires USA to 5-2 Japan win, third title
FIFA Women's World Cup: Carli Lloyd inspires USA to 5-2 Japan win, third title

Carli Lloyd became the first woman to score a hattrick in a World Cup final as she inspired the United States to a 5-2 demolition of defending champions Japan on Sunday.​

Chile image burnished after staging successful Copa America
Chile image burnished after staging successful Copa America

A well-organised soccer tournament where the stadiums were largely completed on time and the fans behaved -- Chile`s hosting of the Copa America has burnished its credentials as Latin America`s can-do country.

Cristiano Ronaldo lashes out at press officers during interview
Cristiano Ronaldo lashes out at press officers during interview

Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo stormed out of an interview and shouted at two of his press officers here on Sunday after they interrupted him.

Dinamo Zagreb chiefs remanded in custody
Dinamo Zagreb chiefs remanded in custody

Dinamo Zagreb chief Zdravko Mamic and his younger brother Zoran, the Croatian champions` coach, have been remanded in custody for a month after their arrest on suspicion of multi-million-euro bribery and tax evasion, the club said.

Political pressure influenced 2018, 2022 World Cup votes: Sepp Blatter
Political pressure influenced 2018, 2022 World Cup votes: Sepp Blatter

 World football's governing body FIFA's president Sepp Blatter on Sunday said former French and German presidents tried to influence the 2018 and 2022 World Cup votes for hosting rights.

ISL: Roberto Carlos named Delhi's marquee manager
ISL: Roberto Carlos named Delhi's marquee manager

 In one of season's biggest signings, former Brazilian World Cup winner Roberto Carlos was on Sunday officially appointed marquee manager of the Delhi Dynamos franchise for the second edition of Indian Super League (ISL) football.

Defeated Argentina's search for elusive final key continues
Defeated Argentina's search for elusive final key continues

Former Argentina and Chile coach Marcelo Bielsa says you learn more from defeat than victory.

'Argentina should have won the Copa America final'
'Argentina should have won the Copa America final'

Argentina coach Gerardo Martino has said his team was unlucky to lose out to Chile in the final of the Copa America and claims he is behind his players "to the death".

Nigeria fire Keshi and hire Amodu
Nigeria fire Keshi and hire Amodu

The two-year contract of Nigeria coach Stephen Keshi has been terminated because "he lacks the required commitment" and Shuaibu Amodu will replace him with immediate effect, the Nigerian football federation (NFF) has announced.