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    Lahm slams Bundesliga rivals

    Agence France-Presse . Berlin | Updated at 10:59pm on March 29, 2017

    With Bayern Munich again miles ahead in their quest for a fifth straight Bundesliga title, club captain Philipp Lahm has slammed their rivals’ lack of...

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    Barca condemn Messi ban

    Reuters . Madrid | Updated at 10:58pm on March 29, 2017

    Barcelona have condemned FIFA’s decision to impose a four-match international ban on striker Lionel Messi for verbally abusing a match official in Argentina’s World Cup...

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    Brazil book Russia ticket, Argentina tumble

    Agence France-Presse . Montevideo | Updated at 10:57pm on March 29, 2017

    Brazil became the first team to qualify for the World Cup on Tuesday after beating Paraguay to clinch an eighth consecutive victory as Argentina’s campaign...

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    Neymar keeps Brazil ticking towards World Cup

    Reuters | Updated at 11:16am on March 29, 2017

    Neymar shrugged off some rough tackling and a missed penalty to score a brilliant solo goal as he led Brazil to a 3-0 win over...

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    Bolivia beat Messi-less Argentina 2-0 in qualifier

    Reuters | Updated at 08:35am on March 29, 2017

    Argentina, weakened by the last-minute suspension of Lionel Messi, suffered a fourth defeat in their World Cup qualifying campaign as a spirited Bolivia won 2-0...

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    Rodriguez causes middle finger storm

    Agence France-Presse . Bogota | Updated at 10:50pm on March 28, 2017

    Controversy engulfed Real Madrid star James Rodriguez in his native Colombia on Monday after he was photographed making an obscene gesture to journalists covering a...

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    Socceroos earn crucial win

    Agence France-Presse . Tehran | Updated at 10:49pm on March 28, 2017

    Iran’s Mehdi Taremi dealt China’s World Cup hopes a major blow on Tuesday, as Australia grabbed a crucial win over UAE to stay in the...

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    FIFA bans Messi for four games

    Agence France-Presse . Zurich | Updated at 10:47pm on March 28, 2017

    Barcelona star Lionel Messi was suspended for four Argentina matches by FIFA on Tuesday for swearing at an assistant referee, a decision the Argentinian federation...

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    FIFA bans Messi for 4 World Cup qualifying games

    Associated Press | Updated at 08:40pm on March 28, 2017

      Lionel Messi has been banned from Argentina's next four World Cup qualifiers, starting with Tuesday's game in Bolivia. FIFA says Messi was banned for...

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    Buoyant Brazil on brink

    Agence France-Presse . Montevideo | Updated at 10:39pm on March 27, 2017

    A buoyant Brazil could book their place at the 2018 World Cup today while Argentina will attempt to give their qualifying campaign more breathing space...