Europe

UK police among 6 charged over 1989 Hillsborough crush

Twenty-eight years on, prosecutors say there is 'sufficient evidence to charge six individuals with criminal offences'.

Middle East

Qatar football team faces FIFA sanction for emir shirt

Players warmed up for a World Cup qualifying match in T-shirts emblazoned with a profile portrait of emir.

Business & Economy

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of $16.5m tax fraud in Spain

Lawsuit filed against Portugal and Real Madrid footballer who is accused of $16.5m tax fraud.

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of $16.5m tax fraud in Spain

GCC

FIFA president says Qatar World Cup is not under threat

Gianni Infantino says he expects the diplomatic situation to revert back to normal by the time the tournament is played.

FIFA president says Qatar World Cup is not under threat

Australia

Saudi football team apologises after London attack snub

Players ignored pregame minute of silence for victims of last week's deadly attack at London Bridge.

Saudis apologise after London attack snub in Australia

101 East

China's Big Goal

How China plans to conquer world football, spending billions on foreign players, coaches and training academies.

Europe

1,400 hurt in stampede at Champions League screening

Two fans in critical condition after loud sound spreads panic among thousands gathered to watch Champions League final.

Turin: Stampede at football screening injures hundreds

Manchester Bombing

ManUnited's Pogba: 'We played for the people who died'

Emotional victory for Manchester United in Stockholm followed a moment of silence in memory of the 22 killed in blast.

Paul Pogba: 'We played for the people who died'

Sport

Ronaldo guides Real Madrid to La Liga crown

Barcelona's win over Eibar not enough to overtake Real Madrid, who seal first league title since 2012.

Ronaldo helps Real Madrid bag La Liga crown

Sport

Chelsea crowned English Premier League winners

Substitute Batshuayi scores 82nd-minute winner against West Brom to hand Chelsea sixth English league title.

Chelsea crowned English Premier League winners

Football

FIFA postpones decision on Israeli settlement clubs

Palestinian football body wanted FIFA to decide fate of Israeli clubs in illegal settlements in the occupied West Bank.

FIFA postpones decision on Israeli settlement clubs