FIFA has ordered flags to be flown at half mast before the next round of international matches after the death of Nelson Mandela.
European football chief Michel Platini wants yellow cards to be replaced by a rugby-style system of sin bins.
The key to a successful World Cup is to start off against tough opponents rather than easy ones, according to two former winners.
Martin Braithwaite swooped late on as Toulouse rescued a point in a 1-1 draw with Lyon at the Stade Gerland in Ligue 1.
FIFA is working to improve the rights of workers in Qatar but everyone needs to "calm down", said president Sepp Blatter.
The 32 teams at next year's World Cup will share $576 million (£352m), with the winners taking home $35m (£21.4m).
FIFA continued its policy of taking tournaments to developing frontiers when it awarded the 2017 U17 World Cup to India.
The FA has opened a full investigation into claims Nottingham Forest's Nathaniel Chalobah was subjected to racist abuse.
Brendan Rodgers likened an "incredible" performance from Luis Suarez to those from Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
David Moyes believes his side can still be contenders for this season's Premier League title after they were beaten by Everton.
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Bryan Oviedo secured a shock 1-0 victory for Everton against Manchester United in their Premier League clash at Old Trafford.
Paris St Germain were stunned by a 2-0 defeat at lowly Evian Thonon Gaillard which ended their unbeaten run at 36 matches.
Manchester United are set to turf out Ashley Young and Anderson while the club face competition for replacement Nemanja Matic.
Sunderland and Chelsea played out a seven-goal thriller at the Stadium of Light, with the visitors escaping with three points.
Luiz Suarez produced a four-goal masterclass which inspired his Liverpool side to a thumping 5-1 win over Norwich City.