Sepp Blatter has downplayed concerns over safety in Brazil with less than 50 days until the World Cup begins.
Leicester City's Jeffery Schlupp is hoping to cap a memorable season by winning a place in Ghana's World Cup squad.
Stewart Downing has backed his West Ham United team-mate Andy Carroll to be named in England's World Cup squad.
FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke says they are not worried by the recent riots in Brazil, despite the World Cup being less than two months away.
Simon Wilkes puts the case for eight of England's starting XI v Italy coming from Liverpool and Everton.
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Sky Sports pundit Tony Gale believes Gary Cahill has emerged as England's chief defender for the World Cup.
Man City are the big losers if Chelsea field a weakened team against Liverpool, says Jamie Carragher.
Merse tips wins for Man Utd, Arsenal and Sunderland - but is struggling to call Liverpool v Chelsea.
A year on from 'bite-ban', Luis Suarez should clinch the title and PFA Award, says Jamie Redknapp.
Jeff Stelling hopes Sunderland can scrape to survival like his beloved Hartlepool did this week.