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Brazil World Cup mascot named 'Fuleco'

by Football News

FIFA have announced the three-banded armadillo acting as a mascot for the World Cup 2014 in Brazil will be called 'Fuleco'. The name was determined by an online poll in which almost 1... Read more

FIFA urged to finalise 2022 dates

by Football News

FIFA are running out of time to change the start date of the 2022 Qatar World Cup, according to tournament organisers... Read more

FIFA concern over 2014 World Cup venues

by Football News

FIFA have revealed that a host of new stadiums being built for the 2014 World Cup will not be ready in time to be tested at a tournament next year... Read more

Matthaus slams 'overrated' Mertesacker

by Football News

Lothar Matthaus has labelled Per Mertesacker 'overrated' and claims he is not good enough to play international football for Germany... Read more

Sakho reveals Deschamps inspiration

by Football News

Mamadou Sakho has attributed France's 1-1 draw with Spain to a rallying half-time speech from coach Didier Deschamps... Read more

England: time to accept shortcomings

by Hyder Jawad

Sometimes the most powerful characters are the ones you never see. Consider the Daphne du Maurier classic, Rebecca, in which the eponymous figure never appears in person but seems to be everywhere you turn... Read more

Matuidi hails 'great' Lloris

by Football News

Paris Saint-Germain midfielder Blaise Matuidi has hailed France team-mate Hugo Lloris as a 'great goalkeeper'... Read more