Friday, November 14, 2014
Neymar scored two goals and made another as Brazil beat Turkey 4-0 in a friendly on Wednesday, giving coach Dunga his fifth win in a row since returning to the national team after the World Cup.
Angola announced on Wednesday it was not interested in replacing Morocco as eleventh hour hosts of the crisis-hit 2015 Africa Cup of Nations.
Russia and Qatar were cleared Thursday by a FIFA judge of corruption in their winning bids for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Morocco was thrown out of the 2015 African Cup of Nations and dumped as the host Tuesday after refusing to commit to the scheduled dates early next year because of fears over Ebola.
Thomas Mueller and Bayern Munich led the player and team rankings in the Associated Press Global Football 10 on Tuesday.
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
The African Cup of Nations tournament is scheduled to start in two months, but nobody wants to host it.
Germany's World Cup winners were given the Hollywood treatment Monday for the premiere of a film celebrating their victory.
Perhaps Mario Balotelli's struggles with Liverpool will have a positive effect on his return to Italy's squad.
The Seattle Sounders advanced to the Major League Soccer Western Conference finals for the second time in club history despite playing to a 0-0 draw with FC Dallas in the second leg of the conference semifinals on Monday.
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Goals by Carlos Vela and Imanol Agirretxe gave lowly Real Sociedad a 2-1 home win against 10-man defending champions Atletico Madrid in the Spanish League on Sunday.