Two Belfast stadia have been given the green light to undergo major redevelopment work.
Ronald Koeman has turned down the possibility of becoming assistant Holland coach when a new appointment is made, his agent has announced.
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill would be happy to welcome goalkeeper Shay Given back into his plans.
England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate believes under-fire Premier League bosses should give young players a chance.
Gordon Strachan has welcomed the return to fitness of Darren Fletcher but insisted he will monitor the midfielder closely before recalling him to the Scotland team.
USA football president Sunil Gulati insists that Jurgen Klinsmann's new deal was not just to fend off interest from the likes of Tottenham.
Work on the stadium where England are due to play their opening World Cup match in Brazil has been partially suspended.
Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry is backing Franck Ribery to collect the Ballon D'or as the world's best player next month.
French Football Federation president Noel Le Graet has told France coach Didier Deschamps his job is safe until the end of his contract in 2016 regardless of their performance at next summer's World Cup.
Ryan Shawcross firmly believes that he is developing as a player under Mark Hughes and that could enhance his claims for an England recall.
United States boss Jurgen Klinsmann has been handed a new four-year deal ahead of next year's World Cup.
Sweden's record cap holder Anders Svensson has announced his retirement from the national team.
Denmark coach Morten Olsen has signed a new two-year contract which will keep him at the helm until the end of the 2016 European Championship.
Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is eyeing up a place in England's World Cup squad upon his recovery from injury.
Wales manager Chris Coleman says Aaron Ramsey's form puts the midfielder on the same level as Gareth Bale.
Host nation Brazil will kick off next summer's World Cup finals with their opening Group A match against Croatia in Sao Paulo on Thursday, June 12.
Mark Sampson has been named as the new head coach of England senior women's team.
Erik Hamren will lead Sweden's bid to qualify for the 2016 European Championships in France after agreeing to extend his tenure as head coach.
UEFA president Michel Platini is open to the idea of using rugby-style sin-bins in football, according to reports in Spain.
Croatia striker Ivica Olic is keen to continue his playing career beyond the end of the season - and may seek a move to the USA.