4:54 PM Six football officials were arrested in Zurich early on Wednesday upon request from US authorities, suspected of receiving bribes worth millions of dollars, Swiss authorities said.
Matt Apuzzo, Michael S. Schmidt, William K. Rashbaum, Sam Borden 4:43 PM Swiss authorities conducted an extraordinary early-morning operation in Zurich on Wednesday to arrest several top soccer officials.
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8:54 AM Napoli coach Rafael Benitez will hold a news conference on Thursday amid speculation that the Spaniard is set to take over at Real Madrid, the Italian club announced on Tuesday.
Just a week after he was voted best afield in Melbourne Victory's grand final win, Mark Milligan could be set to leave the A-League club.
Manchester United have sent Radamel Falcao back to Monaco after a disappointing season-long loan in which the Colombia international failed to show the predatory instincts that once made him one of the world's top strikers.
Sebastian Hassett Socceroos coach Ange Postecoglou won't take any chances at the first step on the road to the 2018 World Cup, naming a full-strength line-up for Australia's opening qualifier against Kyrgyzstan on June 16.
Socceroos duo Bailey Wright and Neil Kilkenny have earned promotion to England's Championship with Preston North End following a one-sided League One playoff final against Australian star Massimo Luongo's Swindon Town.
Beth Newman Brisbane Roar chairman Chris Fong has reportedly stepped down as head of the club's board.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has scored in his final Premier League appearance but it proved a bittersweet moment as the Reds were thrashed 6-1, while Chelsea stalwart Frank Lampard bowed out after scoring Manchester City's opener in their 2-0 win.
Didier Drogba's final Chelsea game has ended in unique fashion when he was carried off by his team mates mid-match.
Hull City were relegated and Newcastle United survived the drop on a dramatic final day of the Premier League season.
Middlesbrough manager Aitor Karanka finds it almost impossible to believe he will be taking part in the world's most lucrative match when his side face Norwich for a place in the Premier League on Monday.
Real Madrid coach Carlo Ancelotti said he will take a year out if he is dismissed by the Spanish giants in the coming days after failing to win a major trophy this season.
Michael Hann Hull City manager Steve Bruce is desperate for a favour in the fight for Premier League survival but friend and West Ham United boss Sam Allardyce may not be the man to offer it in the final round of matches on Sunday.
Matthew Elder Canberra United striker Michelle Heyman says the Matildas can win next month's World Cup in Canada, the 26-year-old determined to prove herself on the international stage.
Michael Lynch Frank Lowy only enhanced his legend when he bounced back up with the sprightliness of a man half his age on Sunday after he fell from the presentation dais before presenting Melbourne Victory with the A-League trophy following their comprehensive grand final rout of Sydney.