Real Madrid, Barcelona top Forbes rich list

Spain may have been embarrassingly dethroned as World Cup holders, but Real Madrid and Barcelona are still champions at making money after they were named as the world`s two richest sports franchises.

`Suarez learned a lesson for the future`

FC Barcelona Sporting Director Andoni Zubizarreta has said that new signing Luis Suarez of Uruguay “learned a lesson for the future after what happened against Italy”.

FIFA says Suarez mask not banned

FIFA has reportedly not banned Suarez mask which was fashioned by numerous fans during Uruguay`s last 16 World Cup clash against Colombia.

2014 FIFA World Cup Round of 16: Colombia vs Uruguay - As it happened...

Live coverage of the 2014 FIFA World Cup Round of 16 match between Colombia and Uruguay being played at Maracana stadium, Rio de Janeiro.

Suarez to `bite-open` beer bottles

After the doltish act of biting the Italian footballer, Giorgio Chiellini, Luis Suarez is now set to bite open beer bottles.

FIFA World Cup 2014: Disgraced Luis Suarez begins to count financial cost

Disgraced Uruguay star Luis Suarez`s pocket started to take a hit on Friday as a major sponsor terminated his contract with immediate effect for biting Italian opponent Giorgio Chiellini which also saw him expelled from the World Cup.

Twitter filled with `Things Suarez Can`t Do` tweets

Twitter fans raged with #Things Suarez Cant Do in the wake of the Uruguayan forward getting a four month ban, a suspension which stretches to `any kind of football-related activity`.

2014 FIFA World Cup: Uruguay vs England - As it happened...

Live coverage of the crucial 2014 FIFA World Cup Group D match between Uruguay and England being played at Arena Corinthians, Sao Paulo.

What happened with Arsenal in Wenger`s 1000th match

The stage was set for Arsene Wenger, but instead, there was Jose Mourinho, conducting the orchestra as Chelsea humiliated Arsenal in London, at Stamford Bridge.

Suarez has 70 mln-pound `escape` clause in new Liverpool contract

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez has a 70 million-pound escape clause in his new 200,000-pound-a-week contract with the club, under which he could stay in Anfield until 2018 just before Christmas.

Wilshere charged by FA over Man City gesture

The Football Association (FA) announced on Tuesday that Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has been charged over an alleged offensive gesture during his side`s Premier League defeat at Manchester City last Saturday.

Luis Suarez credits family for calmer approach after biting ban

Liverpool player Luis Suarez has said that he is a changed man after a 10-match ban for biting Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic, thanks to his daughter Delfina and baby son Benjamin.

Benitez eyeing Suarez for Napoli

New Napoli boss Rafael Benitez has reportedly targeted controversial Liverpool striker Luis Suarez as a replacement for `hot property` Edison Cavani.

Liverpool must listen to me: Suarez

The striker is looking increasingly likely to move club this summer after again hinting at his desire to join Real Madrid, but he acknowledges his loyalties lie with the Reds.

Liverpool seeks advice from Man U for survival

Liverpool Football Club`s managing director Ian Ayre has admitted that the team`s owner John W Henry and Chairman Tom Werner have been trying to seek advice from Manchester United for improving their performance as a club.

FIFA seeks AC Milan star Boateng`s help to kick out racism from football

FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants AC Milan star Kevin-Prince Boateng to help them in their fight against racism in football.

England skipper Gerrard ‘vows’ not to leave team Ferdinand-style

England captain Steven Gerrard has vowed that he will never turn his back on his country like Rio Ferdinand, saying that he wants to lead his team to the World Cup in Brazil.

Brasilia`s World Cup stadium set for April 21 opening

Brasilia`s Mane Garrincha stadium is on track to officially open on April 21, less than eight weeks before hosting the opening match of the FIFA Confederations Cup, government officials confirmed.

Messi says Argentina fans more fired up

Argentinean football star Lionel Messi says fans of his country`s national team are more enthusiastic than ever before, snapping up all the tickets to the team`s Friday match against Venezuela in the capital Buenos Aires.

Inspired Liverpool fail to get past Zenit

Luis Suarez scored twice as Liverpool beat Zenit St Petersburg 3-1 but crashed out of the Europa League on away goals.