Gerardo Martino's Barcelona will look to secure progression to the Champions League knockout rounds when they travel to Ajax on Tuesday.
Rafael van der Vaart will be out for up to four weeks after the Hamburg skipper suffered an ankle injury while on international duty in midweek.
Uruguay became the final country to qualify for next year's World Cup after playing out a goalless draw with Jordan to win 5-0 on aggregate.
Netherlands boss Louis van Gaal has allayed fears that Rafael van der Vaart suffered a serious ankle injury in the game against Colombia.
Klaas-Jan Huntelaar concedes that his return from injury will probably be delayed further but he remains confident of a World Cup spot.
FIFA have extended the deadline for coaches and captains to cast their votes for the end of year awards to November 29 after a poor initial response.
Bayern Munich forward Arjen Robben says he is honoured to be the skippering the Netherlands in their upcoming international friendlies.
Former Bafana Bafana goalkeeper Hans Vonk is being courted by his former club Heerenveen SC, who want him as the club's new technical director.
Louis van Gaal heaped praise on Robin van Persie after his hat-trick on Friday saw him become the country's all-time leading scorer.
Germany, Belgium, Switerzland and Colombia on Friday added their names to the countries who have qualified for the 2014 World Cup.
Ajax Amsterdam coach Frank de Boer is pleased with the impact Bafana Bafana star Thulani Serero is making at the Dutch club.
Gordon Igesund says Thulani Serero will not be considered for Bafana duty until he responds to a letter from SAFA.
Bafana Bafana midfielder Thulani Serero could face another spell on the sidelines after suffering a shoulder injury.
Former Netherlands boss Bert van Marwijk claims that he has agreed a deal to lead Bundesliga outfit Hamburg.
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