The very best performances including some late-game heroics, an amazing free-kick and the powerful brother of Israel.
Boca Juniors striker Pablo Osvaldo has been scoring steadily since having joined the Argentine giants, but he has also been making quite a few enemies, the last of which was Estudiantes defender Leandro Desabato.
Canada ended the international period with a second consecutive win, this time accounting for Puerto Rico 3-0.
Barcelona midfielder Xavi has claimed his trip to Qatar was personal not professional, despite ongoing rumours he will join Al Sadd.
Radamel Falcao was all smiles again as he scored in Colombia's 3-1 win over Kuwait.
Former FIFA Executive Committee member Vernon Manilal Fernando has lost his appeal to have a lifetime ban overturned.
Gabon striker Johann Lengoualama had to be stretchered off the pitch during his side's goalless friendly to Belarus after suffering a sickening clash of heads with opposition goalkeeper Syarhey Chernik.
Colombia captain Radamel Falcao became the nation's all-time leading goalscorer alongside Arnoldo Iguaran on Monday.
If you want to sell something, put it on David Beckham. James Corden will obviously be a bonus.
Ange Postecoglou says experiences like his side faced in FYR Macedonia on Tuesday (AEDT) will hold the Socceroos in good stead when the road to Russia 2018 begins in June.
The Socceroos have been held to a dour 0-0 draw by a stubborn FYR Macedonia in Skopje on Tuesday morning (AEDT).
Australia were held to a dour 0-0 stalemate by a stubborn Macedonia outfit on Monday.
Spain's post-World Cup performances have led to criticism, but head coach Vicente del Bosque has defended the European champions' record.
League Two leaders Burton Albion were chasing a fifth straight league win, but had to settle for a 1-1 draw against Stevenage on Monday.
Radamel Falcao's Manchester United future is up in the air, but Colombia coach Jose Pekerman will not advise the striker on his next move.
Italy goalkeeper Gianluigi Buffon is prepared for the threat of England's Harry Kane after studying the in-form Tottenham striker.
Italy boss Antonio Conte has called for fans to show patience following a troubling week on and off the field.
The Football League's bottom club, Cheltenham Town, have turned to Gary Johnson in a bid to avoid relegation.
Manchester United and England striker Wayne Rooney has said he is unlikely to play club football in Italy during his career.