Sport

Spanish football league delays Neymar record transfer

League officials believe PSG are violating UEFA's financial fair play rules in the transfer from Barcelona.

Spanish La Liga delays Neymar record transfer

Neymar

Footballer Neymar set to complete world record transfer

The Barcelona striker is poised to join French team Paris Saint-Germain for a world record fee of $263m.

Footballer Neymar set to complete world record transfer

Sport

Football: Ronaldo denies tax fraud at court hearing

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo denied hiding millions of euros in income at court hearing on alleged tax evasion.

Football: Ronaldo denies tax fraud at court hearing

Football

Two die in South Africa football stadium crush

Several others also injured when fans tried to get into the stadium that hosted the 2010 World Cup final, say police.

Two die in South Africa football stadium crush

Sport

Police arrest Spanish football federation president

Angel Maria Villar arrested along with his son and two more federation executives in an anti-corruption investigation.

Police arrest Spanish football federation president

Football

Eight dead in Senegal football stadium stampede

A wall collapsed at Demba Diop stadium in Dakar as police fired tear gas at both sets of supporters after the game.

Eight dead in Senegal football stadium stampede

Football

FIFA whistle-blower Chuck Blazer dies at 72

Banned US football official was at the centre of a global corruption scandal that toppled ex-FIFA boss Sepp Blatter.

Sport

Germany beat Chile to win football's Confederations Cup

World champions survive Chile onslaught to win their first Confederations Cup trophy ahead of the Russia 2018 World Cup.

Germany beat Chile to win football's Confederations Cup

Sport

Chile beat Portugal to reach Confederations Cup final

Bravo saves three penalty kicks after goalless normal and extra time to take his side to the final.

Chile beat Portugal to reach Confederations Cup final

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.