Sepp Blatter discussed the $10m payment at the centre of the FIFA 'bribe' scandal with South Africa's then President Thabo Mbeki, a leaked email and letter suggest.
South African officials have again denied allegations they paid a $10m bribe for votes during the 2010 World Cup bid
Ghana and Algeria booked their passage through to the last eight of the Africa Cup of Nations with victories on Tuesday.
Moussa Sow snatched a late winner as Senegal battled back to claim a 2-1 victory over Ghana at the Africa Cup of Nations.
Holders Nigeria failed to qualify for the 2015 Africa Cup of Nations after being held to a 2-2 draw by South Africa.
An estimated crowd of 30,000 turned out in Durban for the funeral of South Africa captain Senzo Meyiwa on Saturday.
A man has been arrested and charged with the murder of South Africa football captain Senzo Meyiwa.
South Africa coach Shakes Mashaba expresses devastation following the death of captain Senzo Meyiwa.
The South African Football Association (SAFA) has expressed their “shock and anger” following the death of Senzo Meyiwa.
South Africa captain and goalkeeper Senzo Meyiwa was shot dead near Johannesburg on Sunday.
Sky Sports News has obtained a copy of a FIFA report showing at least seven international friendlies were fixed in 2010.
A Neymar hat-trick inspired Brazil to a comfortable 5-0 defeat over South Africa in their international friendly.
Rafinha hopes to use Wednesday's friendly against South Africa to earn a spot in Brazil's final World Cup squad.
Vicente del Bosque had no excuses following Spain's shock defeat to South Africa, admitting they deserved to lose.
South Africa beat European and world champions Spain 1-0 in the same stadium where La Roja won the 2010 World Cup.
Spain's friendly with South Africa sees Vicente del Bosque's side return to the scene of their World Cup success.
Mali reached the African Nations Cup semi-finals after beating South Africa 3-1 in a penalty shootout on Saturday.
Seydou Keita has vowed to help pay his Mali team-mates' bonuses if they beat African Cup of Nations hosts South Africa.
African Nations Cup hosts South Africa ensured their progression to the quarter-finals after a 2-2 draw with Morocco.
South Africa goalkeeper Itumeleng Khune has warned his team-mates not to get too far ahead of themselves.