England goalkeeper Joe Hart says it is possible he was too "pumped up" at Euro 2016 and is trying to learn how best to channel his passion for playing for his country to the benefit of the team.
Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale was named Welsh Player of the Year for the fourth successive year.
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"I couldn't say 'I am tired' or 'I'm not ready yet'; when people are used to see you at certain level, you have to deliver," said Malouda.
Walcott's move back to the wing seems to have clicked but Henry insists that it's not the positioning, it's the movement that matters.
Leicester City heroes Jamie Vardy and Riyad Mahrez, stars in their team's fairytale run to the Premier League title, have been named on a 30-player longlist for the 2016 Ballon d'Or.
Portugal midfielder Renato Sanches has won the coveted 2016 Golden Boy award, beating of competition from Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford and his very own Bayern Munich compatriot Kingsley Coman.
England midfielder Jordan Henderson insists under-fire Wayne Rooney won't let the boo boys throw him off his game.
Cristiano Ronaldo marked his international return with four goals in a 6-0 mauling of hapless Andorra on Friday and then demanded eight more wins to guarantee Portugal a place in the 2018 World Cup
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Wayne Rooney has promised to accept whatever role England manager Gareth Southgate wants him to play after admitting he is tired of the debate about his best position.
As Sam Allardyce beat a shame-faced retreat from Wembley after being forced out as England manager, his place as a punchline in the national team's ever-expanding hall of shame was already etched in stone.
The Iceland team that grabbed headlines at Euro 2016 has been left out of Electronic Arts's highly-anticipated FIFA 17 video game due to a dispute over image rights, the country's soccer chiefs said.
It's still early days, but signs are that Chelsea is, by Antonio Conte's own admission, lacking in intensity
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho has urged midfielder Paul Pogba to forget his world-record price tag and concentrate on producing the goods for the team.
Gareth Bale takes his first step on the road to World Cup qualification with Wales against Moldova and Chris Coleman believes he is still getting better.
Joe Hart arrived in Turin on Tuesday ahead of undergoing a medical that should see him sign a season-long loan deal with the unfashionable Serie A club
New Russia boss Stanislav Cherchesov has made wholesale changes for his first game in charge against Turkey as he bids to revive a demoralised squad to host the World Cup in less than two years.
Wayne Rooney will remain England captain going into the 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign, manager Sam Allardyce confirmed on Monday.
Chelsea's revitalised winger Eden Hazard has been challenged to step up his performances even further after making an impressive start under new Blues boss Antonio Conte.