Rafael Benitez wary of the challenge at Chinese side Dalian Yifang, eyes revamp of youth talent system
Former Newcastle United manager Rafael Benitez has talked about his move to Chinese side Dalian Yifang, praising the club's commitment to the future
FIFA World Cup 2018: Four years after horror show at home, Neymar's Brazil suffer another agonising exit at tournament
Four years after the psychodrama of Neymar's injury and a humiliating World Cup semi-final defeat as hosts, Brazil are forced to come to terms with the crushing disappointment of a failed mission in Russia.
Brazil star Neymar has come under criticism for diving in Friday's match against Costa Rica, and was given a booking for repeatedly protesting refereeing decisions.
Former Chelsea assistant manager Ray Wilkins fighting for his life in London hospital after suffering a heart attack
Former England captain and Chelsea, Manchester United and AC Milan midfielder Ray Wilkins was fighting for his life following a heart attack with his wife telling British media: "It's very, very bad".
Guangzhou Evergrande record 7th straight Chinese Super League title in coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's farewell season
There has been no official announcement on Scolari's future, but Chinese media say the well-travelled coach is expected to depart, with Italian Carlo Ancelotti and Thomas Tuchel both strongly linked with the post.
New regulations see clubs charged a 100 percent levy by the Chinese Football Association on transfer fees of more than ¥ 45 million for foreign players.
World Cup winning manager Luiz Felipe Scolari to clash with history-making female coach Chan Yuen-ting
World Cup winning coach Luiz Felipe Scolari, coach of Guangzhou Evergrande will take on female coach Chan Yuen-ting in the Asian Champions League.
Brazilian international Oscar is to become the latest big name to move to China in a £60 million transfer from Chelsea to Shanghai SIPG, British media reported.
Corinthians boss Tite was named as the new coach of Brazil , succeeding Dunga, who was sacked after the team's humiliating exit from the Copa America.
At Euro 2016, aged 31, Cristiano Ronaldo stands before one of his last chances to lead Portugal to a title and star in a major tournament at the national-team level.
In his monthly column for DPA, Franz Beckenbauer looks forward to what the Barcelona strike force can achieve in the Club World Cup, and who he sees playing them in the final
Scolari's men were favourites to win the tournament but were demolished 7-1 in the semi-finals by eventual champions Germany.
Brazil's football confederation (CBF) will not renew national coach Luiz Felipe Scolari's contract, local media reported early Monday, just hours after Germany defeated Argentina to win the 2014 World Cup.
Without the injured Neymar, their only world-class player, Brazil were confused in midfield and toothless in attack, lacking any sort of spark or creativity.
Brazil were soundly beaten 3-0 by the Netherlands to finish a disappointing fourth and Scolari said he would file a report to the Brazilian Football Confederation (CBF).
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari admitted on Friday that a traumatic last six weeks both on and off the field will mark him for the rest of his life.
Scolari will not necessarily go when the tournament ends, though his contract will be up, but he did take full responsibility for the Germany meltdown.
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari took responsibility for Germany's 7-1 thrashing of his star-studded side that took him to rock bottom in a career that has seen spectacular highs as well as controversy.
Brazil coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has urged his squad to use star striker Neymar's loss to a back injury as motivation when they face Germany in the semi-finals of the World Cup on Tuesday.