Chairman Peter Coates shares manager Mark Hughes' ambition to maintain Stoke City's progression in the Premier League.
Saul Niguez is closing in on a comeback for Atletico Madrid after recovering from a kidney complaint.
Neymar questioned referee Martin Atkinson's abilities after the English official missed a stamp from Gary Medel on the Brazilian forward.
Former Real Madrid midfielder Zinedine Zidane has refused to rule out taking over from Carlo Ancelotti at the Santiago Bernabeu.
Mexico striker Javier Hernandez has admitted to being frustrated by the lack of first-team opportunities at Real Madrid.
Spartak Moscow have donated over €7,000 to a 102-year-old fan who had money stolen from his home.
Jordy Clasie has withdrawn from the Netherlands squad after suffering a knee injury.
Al Sadd hope to seal Xavi's signature and, with it, bring a touch of tiki-taka to Qatar.
Italy midfielder Andrea Bertolacci has failed to recover from a shoulder injury and will miss Tuesday's friendly with England in Turin.
Newcastle United have posted record profits, but their debt to owner Mike Ashley remains at £129 million.
Whistles from sections of the Stade Geoffrey-Guichard crowd failed to sour Alexandre Lacazette's first goal in French colours.
John Barnes says being black will hamper his attempts to get back into football management.
England's new aggressive streak is beginning to pay dividends, according to captain Wayne Rooney.
Harry Kane looks set to play at the European Under-21 Championship with the blessing of England boss Roy Hodgson.
France's first-half display in their victory over Denmark pleased Didier Deschamps, who urged his players to maintain their form.
Sydney FC closed the gap on A-League leaders Wellington Phoenix, as Adelaide United picked up a big three points at Newcastle Jets.
After his match-winning cameo against Chile, Brazil attacking midfielder Roberto Firmino is in the mix for Copa America selection.
Substitute Roberto Firmino netted the winner as Brazil defeated Chile 1-0 in Sunday's friendly at the Emirates Stadium.
Radamel Falcao will be out to deliver another confidence-boosting performance for Colombia as they face Kuwait.
After a lack of goals in their first respective friendlies of the international break, Mexico and Paraguay will be on the attack on Tuesday.