Fans from 21 countries explain why they will be staying at home next summer. Holland were unlucky, Italy were mismanaged and Mongolia were a disasterBosnia and Herzegovina Five points out of a possible 18 from our games against Belgium, Greece and Cyprus proved fatal. Greeces late equaliser in Piraeus set
The USA goalkeeper Hope Solo has accused Sepp Blatter of sexually assaulting her moments before they went on stage together at the Ballon dOr awards ceremony in 2013The former Fifa president Sepp Blatter has been accused by Hope Solo, the USA womens football team goalkeeper, of having sexually assaulted her
From a bargain triumph at Brighton to a costly success at Manchester City, and from a struggling 25m Leicester striker to an unseen defender at Southampton, we assess how last summers transfer business looks so farBest summer signings Pascal Gross (Ingolstadt to Brighton, 2.6m) The money Brighton paid to bring
The Italian retires with nothing left to prove, having achieved that highest form of football recognition the stage at which a footballers name becomes synonymous with their position. The Pirlo role is understood worldwideAndrea Pirlo loved to pull pranks on Gennaro Gattuso. The two midfielders played together for more
In Spain the Portugueses Real Madrid twice outscored his rivals Barcelona but the Manchester United managers big-match caution comes at a price while City are dazzlingIt can feel like a trick of the imagination sometimes to remember there was once a time when Jos Mourinho and Pep Guardiola were comrades.
Mohamed Salah scored twice as Liverpool trounced struggling West Ham 4-1 at the London StadiumAfter another drubbing in the new home that was supposed to take this underachieving club to unimaginable heights, and after another night when the initial mutiny in the stands had given way to resignation long before
Marseilles Patrice Evra was sent off before the Europa League game against Vitria even started, after appearing to kick a Marseille supporterThe former Manchester United defender Patrice Evra brought back memories of Eric Cantona after being sent off for aiming a kick at a Marseille supporter before his sides Europa