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Mahbud: Singapore are aiming for new highs

Asia's qualifying for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia has so far produced plenty of surprises, which have drawn increasing attention from across the continent and beyond. continue reading »

Rags-to-riches Bournemouth headline new trio

Just seven years after coming within hours of going out of business, Bournemouth will complete a remarkable rags-to-riches rise when they kick off their first Premier League campaign this weekend. continue reading »

Bale scores as Real Madrid meet Bayern in pre-season tournament

Gareth Bale scored against former club Tottenham Hotspur as Real Madrid won 2-0 to set up a final against Bayern Munich in a pre-season friendly tournament in Germany.

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Ajax out of Champions League, Monaco through

Ajax were eliminated at the third qualifying round stage of the UEFA Champions League after a humiliating 3-2 second-leg defeat to Rapid Vienna at the Amsterdam Arena, while Monaco thrashed Young Boys 4-0 to progress 7-1 on aggregate.

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Korea DPR beat China to reach East Asian Cup final

Korea DPR edged China PR 3-2 to set up an EAFF East Asian Cup title decider with neighbors Korea Republic on Saturday. continue reading »

Gradel joins Bournemouth from Saint-Etienne

Côte d'Ivoire international forward Max-Alain Gradel has signed a four-year contract to play for promoted English Premier League side Bournemouth. 

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Iniesta wins players’ vote for Barça armband

The Barcelona players have voted Andres Iniesta and Lionel Messi to be the club's first and second-choice captains after Xavi vacated the responsibility.

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Larin: I’m no longer star-struck by Kaka

Canadian sensation Cyle Larin discusses why he rejected Bundesliga and Premier League interest to begin his career in the MLS, playing alongside Kaka and living in Orlando. continue reading »

Mexico stun Brazil in thrilling Azteca final

FIFA.com recalls an electrifying conclusion to the FIFA Confederations Cup, with Cuauhtemoc Blanco starring as Mexico upset Brazil in front of 110,000. continue reading »

Revived River indebted to final opponents

River Plate owe Tigres a debt of gratitude for helping them reach the Copa Libertadores final, yet the Buenos Aires heavyweights are now out to leave the Mexicans heartbroken. continue reading »

Recycling a success at Russia 2018 Preliminary Draw

Around 20 per cent of the total waste collected during the Preliminary Draw for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ was dispatched for recycling. continue reading »

Silverware claimed as interest continues to soar

FIFA.com looks at the continued support for women’s football as the momentum established by the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015 keeps rolling along as an impressive new record crowd figure was set in England, while fans have continued to turn out en masse in the USA. continue reading »

PSG seeking to maintain Ligue 1 dominance

The new Ligue 1 season begins on Friday with Paris Saint-Germain expected to win a fourth straight title and the rest of France just hoping they won't run away with the championship. continue reading »

Chelsea trust in continuity as season dawns

It is a reflection of Chelsea's dominance last season that although they are yet to strengthen their squad, they remain strong favourites to retain the Premier League title. continue reading »

Mourinho sees Europe stars speeding MLS evolution

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho sees this year's influx of older European club stars into Major League Soccer as a key step in the North American league's global evolution.

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