Defender Matthew Jurman says he feels like he belongs in a Socceroos shirt after joining Australia's pre-World Cup training camp in Turkey.
Trent Sainsbury has given the most positive in-camp assessment yet of Australia's chances at the World Cup, saying he can "feel a run" in his bones.
Gold Coast United's A-League bid has secured some well-connected support in the form of US investors Brett Johnson and Jordan Gardner.
The theft of the 1966 World Cup trophy sparked one of the biggest probes in Scotland Yard history. Now a man claims his dad and uncle were behind the heist.
The ordinary Russian is too pre-occupied with the World Cup to worry about political implications of hosting soccer's showpiece tournament, an expert says.
Napoli have appointed Carlo Ancelotti as coach, with the former Bayern Munich boss signing a three-year contract to replace Maurizio Sarri at the Serie A club.
Unai Emery has paid tribute to the legacy left by Arsene Wenger as he set out his vision for the "big challenge" after taking over as head coach at Arsenal.
Five-time world player of the year, Cristiano Ronaldo reckons he has a biological age of 23 and can keep playing until he's 41.