- FIFA switches late England-Italy WCup kickoff time Updated: Dec-07-13 11:42 pm
- FIFA switches start time for 7 World Cup games Updated: Dec-07-13 10:30 pm
- Dyke's reaction sums up England feelings Updated: Dec-07-13 9:42 am
- What they said about the World Cup draw Updated: Dec-06-13 5:34 pm
- Amazon city is World Cup winner Updated: Dec-06-13 5:24 pm
- World Cup draw: the strong, the weak, the lucky Updated: Dec-06-13 4:53 pm
- 5 Things to Know about foreign World Cup coaches Updated: Dec-05-13 8:24 am
- How Switzerland joined the World Cup seeded elite Updated: Dec-02-13 12:24 pm
- Gianluca Zambrotta to coach Swiss club Chiasso Updated: Nov-27-13 10:50 am
- 5 things to know about the Europa League Updated: Nov-27-13 10:46 am
- Rossi scores as Italy ties Nigeria 2-2 Updated: Nov-18-13 7:09 pm
- Rossi scores in Italy's 2-2 draw with Nigeria Updated: Nov-18-13 5:32 pm
- Costa finds ally in choice of Spain over Brazil Updated: Nov-18-13 10:09 am
- Khedira tears knee ligament in Germany friendly Updated: Nov-16-13 6:17 am
- Klose to miss friendlies vs. Italy and England Updated: Nov-13-13 7:56 am
- Parolo and Criscito in Italy squad for friendlies Updated: Nov-10-13 4:45 pm
- Lippi the toast of China after ACL title Updated: Nov-10-13 1:58 am
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil - FIFA switched the scheduled kickoff times of seven World Cup matches on Saturday after meeting with broadcasters, having refused earlier requests made by the FIFPro union to protect players' health.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil - FIFA has switched the starting times of seven World Cup matches, including the U.S.-Portugal game on June 22 in the Amazonian jungle city of Manaus.
LONDON - By slowly running a finger across his throat in mock fear, the head of English football appeared to sum up his nation's gloomy view of England chances at next year's World Cup in Brazil.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil - Coaches and players were quick to react to Friday's World Cup draw. The following is a selection.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil - The Amazonian jungle city of Manaus was the big winner at the World Cup draw.
Who wound up in difficult groups and who got away easy from Friday's World Cup draw (average world ranking for four teams in parentheses):
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil - The World Cup promises friendly reunions and old scores to settle - and that's just in the coaching dugouts.
GENEVA - There is one certainty among many possibilities offered by the World Cup draw Friday: Most teams want to be in Switzerland's group.
CHIASSO, Switzerland - Italian World Cup-winning defender Gianluca Zambrotta has been promoted to player-coach at struggling Swiss second-tier club Chiasso.
LONDON - Several teams have already ensured their passage into the next round of the Europa League, so now first place in the group is the target.
LONDON - Born just a day apart in the United States, two strikers were celebrating scoring in an international friendly on Monday night.
LONDON - Giuseppe Rossi put his injury troubles behind him by scoring on his first Italy start in two years in a lively 2-2 draw with Nigeria on Monday.
MADRID - Because he was born in Brazil and chose to play for Spain's national team, Diego Costa can expect a rough reception from Brazilian fans at next year's World Cup.
MUNICH - Lazio striker Miroslav Klose will miss Germany's upcoming friendlies against Italy and England because of a shoulder injury.
GUANGZHOU, China - Ninety minutes before kick-off in the 2013 Asian Champions League final second leg, with the Guangzhou stadium almost full, Marcello Lippi sat in the dugout to smoke a pre-game cigar.