Turkish Super League results, standings

Following are the current standings of the Turkish Super League.

French Ligue 1 standings

Following are the standings for French Ligue

Brazilian soccer standings

Following are the Brazilian Soccer standings.

Iranian soccer league standings

The following are the standings of Iranian Super League after the 12th round matches on Friday and Saturday.

Robots play soccer in tech contest

Robots scoring goals and competing for titles at the Robot Olympiad 2015 held here was an amalgamation of fun and hi-tech learning.

Soccer is the new religion: Russell Brand
Soccer is the new religion: Russell Brand

British comedian Russell Brand has claimed soccer has replaced religion in the UK.

FIFA reform chief explains comments on US justice, soccer
FIFA reform chief explains comments on US justice, soccer

FIFA`s reform chief meant no offence to United States authorities when he questioned why they were investigating corruption in football, he said on Thursday.

Australia face tough, but familiar, foe in Japan

After some tough physical battles en route to the last eight of the Women`s World Cup, Australia will face a very different challenge against defending champions Japan in Saturday’s quarter-final.

Swiss authorities say FIFA has handed over IT data
Swiss authorities say FIFA has handed over IT data

Switzerland`s Office of the Attorney General said soccer`s governing body FIFA had handed over IT data on Wednesday.

FIFA's woes could be clubs' gain, says Tom Fox
FIFA's woes could be clubs' gain, says Tom Fox

Leading clubs could benefit from the corruption storm engulfing FIFA if the world soccer body fails to clean up its act convincingly, Aston Villa`s American chief executive Tom Fox suggested on Wednesday.

US wants to ensure world soccer operates with integrity: Obama
US wants to ensure world soccer operates with integrity: Obama

President Barack Obama on Monday made his first comments on the scandal enveloping soccer`s governing body, saying the sport is a "massive business" that needs to be run with integrity.

Sepp Blatter re-elected as FIFA president, downplays US indictment

Sepp Blatter was re-elected president of FIFA for a fifth term on Friday after the only other candidate conceded defeat after a first round of voting in an election overshadowed by allegations of corruption in world soccer.

Israel briefly detains travelling Palestine player

The Palestine Football Association (PFA) has complained to world soccer`s governing body FIFA that Israeli authorities held up a national team player as the squad travelled from the West Bank to Tunisia on Thursday.

Amnesty report says Qatar still failing migrant workers

Qatar, host of soccer`s 2022 World Cup, is doing little to improve conditions for its 1.5 million migrant workers despite promising reforms last year, Amnesty International said on Thursday.

Former Brazil soccer great Pele undergoes prostate surgery
Former Brazil soccer great Pele undergoes prostate surgery

Brazilian soccer legend Pele has undergone prostate surgery and is in stable condition, a Sao Paulo hospital said on Thursday.

Eight people killed at Brazilian football team's fan club

Police say eight people have been shot dead at a Brazilian soccer team's fan club in the city of Sao Paulo.

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney eyes first FA Cup title
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney eyes first FA Cup title

Wayne Rooney has never won an FA Cup winner`s medal and the Manchester United captain is desperate to get his hands on one having fallen in love with the competition watching his team lose the final 20 years ago.

United ''forgot to score'' against Swansea, says Louis Van Gaal
United ''forgot to score'' against Swansea, says Louis Van Gaal

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal was frustrated his side "forgot to score" against Swnsea City but believes they were unlucky to lose 2-1 in the Premier League on Saturday.

Glory and more awaits Europa League winners

The race to become the first club to qualify for the Champions League by winning the Europa League hots up on Thursday when Europe`s secondary competition restarts with 32 teams chasing glory in Warsaw in May.

Egypt police arrest 21 soccer fans following deadly stampede
Egypt police arrest 21 soccer fans following deadly stampede

Egyptian police have arrested 21 soccer fans in the wake of a deadly stampede outside a Cairo stadium and are accusing them of attacking policemen, damaging police cars and terrorizing the public, a prosecutor said.