2014 FIFA World Cup, 3rd place play-off: Brazil vs Netherlands - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup third place play-off between Brazil and Netherlands being played at Estadio Nacional de Brasilia, Brasilia.

2014 FIFA World Cup, 2nd semi-final: Netherlands vs Argentina - As it happened...

Welcome to the live coverage of second semi-final between the Netherlands and Argentina being played at Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Huntelaar penalty gives Dutch last-gasp 2-1 win

A stoppage time penalty from Klaas-Jan Huntelaar gave the Netherlands a dramatic 2-1 victory over Mexico in the second round of the World Cup on Sunday minutes after the Mexicans had seemed certain to reach the quarter-finals. With two minutes to play Mexico were leading 1-0 but Wesley Sneijder pulled the Dutch level with a fierce drive, seemingly forcing the match into extra time.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Spain vs Netherlands - As it happened

Live coverage of 2014 FIFA World Cup Group B opener between heavyweights Spain and the Netherlands being played at Salvador`s Arena Fonte Nova, in Brazil.

Champions Bayern Munich held at home by Hoffenheim

Champions Bayern Munich dropped points for only the third time in the Bundesliga this season as they were held 3-3 at home by Hoffenheim on Saturday.

``Stupid`` rule cost Arsenal, not referee, says Platini

UEFA president Michel Platini has repeated his call for the "triple punishment" of red card, penalty and suspension to be dropped following two controversial dismissals in the Champions League this week.

Van Persie`s United woes might help Netherlands - Van Gaal

Robin van Persie`s struggles at Manchester United this season might benefit the Netherlands at this year`s World Cup in Brazil, their coach Louis van Gaal said on Wednesday.

Bayern`s Arjen Robben struggles after knee injury

Netherlands winger Arjen Robben has admitted he is struggling with a painful knee injury and finds even the simplest tasks difficult.

Robben is a gift for me: Guardiola

Bayern Munich boss Pep Guardiola has stuck by Arjen Robben and Mario Gomez amid rumours that the pair could be destined to leave this summer.

Dani Alves: I tip my hat to Bayern

defender Dani Alves has admitted that Bayern Munich fully deserved their 4-0 win in the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final tie at the Allianz Arena.

Treble-chasing Bayern into German Cup final

A six minute hat-trick from Mario Gomez was the icing on the cake for Bayern Munich as they destroyed Wolfsburg 6-1 at the Allianz Arena, which books Jupp Heynckes` men`s place in the final of the DFB-Pokal.

Bayern, Dortmund win big in Bundesliga

Newly-crowned German Bundesliga champions Bayern Munich sealed their 25th win of the season against a hapless Nuremberg while Borussia Dortmund showed no mercy against bottom side Fuerth to wrap up a 6-1 win in the 29th round.

Bayern thrash Hamburg 9-2

Bayern Munich humiliated Hamburg 9-2 thanks to four goals by Claudio Pizzaro to show why they are on the way to snatch their 23rd Bundesliga title.

Bayern will eliminate Juventus: Diego Contento

Diego Contento is confident that Bayern Munich have what it takes to reach the semi-finals of the Champions League at the expense of Juventus.

Euro Cup 2012: Day 6 Highlights

Here are the highlights from the Day 6 fixtures of the Euro 2012. Portugal took on Denmark first up and Germany locked horns with Netherlands.