World Cup 2014

Garcia calls for transparency

Michael Garcia, FIFA's chief ethics investigator, has urged world football's governing body to publish his report on the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.

Qatar to lose World Cup?

FIFA Executive Committee member Theo Zwanziger says that he does not expect the 2020 World Cup to take place in Qatar.

Ribery over World Cup woe

Bayern Munich winger Franck Ribery insists he is over his World Cup woe and is focussed on doing his best for his club.

Low committed to Germany job

Joachim Low has confirmed he will stay on as Germany coach following a successful World Cup campaign in Brazil.

Dunga returns to Brazil helm

Dunga has been named as Luiz Felipe Scolari's successor just two weeks after a disappointing conclusion to Brazil's World Cup campaign.

Robson backing for Rooney

Manchester United legend Bryan Robson believes Wayne Rooney should be England's new captain following Steven Gerrard's retirement from international football.

Echiejile targets Russia 2018

Elderson Echiejile was devastated to miss out on the World Cup, but is determined to avoid the same heartache in 2018.

Ronaldo focused on success

Cristiano Ronaldo has refused to let Portugal's failed 2014 World Cup campaign distract him from a new season with Real Madrid.

FIFA delay corruption report

FIFA have confirmed that investigator Michael Garcia's report into alleged World Cup bidding corruption has been delayed.

Neymar: Brazil falling behind

Brazil superstar Neymar admits the team has "slipped behind" the likes of Germany and Spain in the international pecking.

Zuniga still under threat

Colombia defender Juan Zuniga's father has revealed that he is still receiving death threats for the tackle that ended Neymar's World Cup.

Gerrard hangs up England boots

England captain Steven Gerrard has officially announced his retirement from international football to focus on his Liverpool career.

Boateng hopes Low stays on

Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng has given Joachim Low his full backing to continue as head coach of the German national team.

Prandelli calls for paradigm shift

Cesare Prandelli insists that there needs to be a change in philosophy if the national team is to achieve success on the global stage.

Omeruo explains Boro return

Nigeria international Kenneth Omeruo has explained his decision to return to Championship side Middlesbrough instead of joining an EPL team.

South African ABSA Premier League
Wednesday 22nd October
Free State Stars 0 - 0 Amazulu
Bidvest Wits 0 - 2 Polokwane City
Supersport United 1 - 4 Maritzburg United
Ajax Cape Town 2 - 1 Platinum Stars
University Of Pretoria 1 - 2 Bloemfontein Celtic

Barclays Premier League
Monday 20th October
West Bromwich Albion 2 - 2 Manchester United
Sunday 19th October
Stoke City 2 - 1 Swansea City
Queens Park Rangers 2 - 3 Liverpool
Saturday 18th October
Southampton 8 - 0 Sunderland
Newcastle United 1 - 0 Leicester City
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