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November 19, 2014

Louis Van Gaal
21:15 GMT

The Barcelona and Real Madrid stars are favourites to win the award, but the Manchester United manager feels one of Germany's World Cup winners should receive the honour

Daniel Sturridge
21:13 GMT

The 25-year-old pulled up with a thigh strain at Melwood on Tuesday and is now unavailable to face Crystal Palace, though the extent of the problem has not been disclosed

FIFA file 'criminal complaint' post two-year investigation into alleged WC corruption bid
14:19 GMT

Switzerland's attorney general has received a criminal complaint from FIFA after a two-year investigation into possible World Cup corruption, individually linked to awarding hosting rights for the 2018 and 2022 tournaments.

November 18, 2014

Scotland 1-3 England: Rooney closes in on Charlton & Lineker
22:35 GMT

Roy Hodgson's side made it six wins out of six since their disappointing World Cup showing in Brazil, by beating the 'Auld Enemy' in their own backyard.

Lionel Messi
15:07 GMT

The Argentine attacker says he is focused on winning trophies with the Catalan club this season, but admits he is no longer sure about his long-term future at Camp Nou

England FA logo
13:54 GMT

England's Football Association's former chairman David Bernstein has urged the board to lobby UEFA to organise a European boycott for the next World Cup unless FIFA reforms itself.

November 17, 2014

World Cup 2022 logo
14:54 GMT

Former Sports Minister Sir Hugh Robertson has revealed that he was informed the bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups had been like a 'Wild West' process.

Angel Di Maria and Louis van Gaal
14:28 GMT

Manchester United winger Angel Di Maria, who moved to Old Trafford earlier this summer, has hinted that he wants to play for Paris St. Germain.

Lukas Podolski
02:35 GMT

The Frenchman says the forward was not at the right physical level at the start of the campaign due to a short pre-season but insists he will not entertain offers in January

November 16, 2014

England look forward to Scotland test
22:17 GMT

England and Scotland resume football's oldest international rivalry on Tuesday with both sides on a fine run of form.

Angel Di Maria
17:28 GMT

The Argentine was the subject of serious interest from the Ligue 1 champions, who were handed a fine and spending restriction for breaching Financial Fair Play regulations

UEFA members could quit 2018, 2022 WC bidding reports not published
13:53 GMT

President of the German Football League Dr. Reinhard Rauball has warned that UEFA's 54-member nations could quit FIFA if Michael Garcia's report into the 2018 and 2022 World Cups bidding is not published in full.

November 15, 2014

England 3-1 Slovenia: Welbeck & Rooney maintain Three Lions' 100 per cent record
19:27 GMT

Roy Hodgson's side kept up their impressive start to Euro 2016 qualifying with victory at Wembley to move six points clear at the top of the Group E table with 12 points

November 14, 2014

Michael Garcia
22:20 GMT

The former United States attorney led an investigation into the bidding processes for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups but was critical of how his findings were represented

The Confederation of African Football (Caf) logo
13:21 GMT

African football's governing body has confirmed they have accepted a bid from the country to host the finals following Morocco's withdrawal