The opening round of the Argentine Primera Division has been suspended following the death of football association president Julio Grondona.
Borussia Dortmund new boy Ciro Immobile is not fazed by the challenge of replacing the prolific Robert Lewandowski.
Linda Villumsen and Alex Dowsett clinched Commonwealth glory with time trial gold in the respective men's and women's events on Thursday.
Tottenham full-back Danny Rose has committed his future to the club by signing a new five-year contract.
The visit of leaders Guangzhou Evergrande proved a step too far for Harbin Yiteng as their mini-revival ended in a nine-goal thriller.
Herve Renard, who guided Zambia to the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations crown, has been named Ivory Coast's new coach.
South Korea have identified a three-man shortlist in their hunt for a new coach, with the new appointment set to be from overseas.
World number two Li Na has withdrawn from the US Open due to a knee problem.
The Seattle Sounders will hope to put a torrid display against the Los Angeles Galaxy behind them when they face the San Jose Earthquakes.
Patrice Evra has revealed personal reasons were behind his decision to leave Manchester United and make the switch to Juventus.
MS Dhoni lamented some "soft dismissals" as India suffered a 266-run third Test defeat to relinquish their grip on the series with England.
Monterrey defender Efrain Juarez is happy with the club's perfect start to the Liga MX season but is refusing to get too carried away.
Katsumi Oenoki will hope to begin his Shimizu S-Pulse reign with victory over Tokyo on Saturday.
One of the K.League's in-form sides face a tricky test as Jeonbuk Motors host Jeonnam Dragons on Sunday.
Alastair Cook hailed the "perfect" victory after England levelled the five-match Test series with India in dominant fashion on Thursday.
Chelsea winger Gael Kakuta will spend the 2014-15 season on loan in La Liga with Rayo Vallecano.
Fremantle has narrowly escaped a disastrous loss to Carlton, denying the brave Blues with a last-minute goal to claim a five-point win and keep its top-four credentials intact.
West Ham midfielder Ravel Morrison has been remanded in custody until August 7 after being charged with assaulting two women.
Mooen Ali took centre stage as England wrapped up a dominant 266-run victory in the third Test with India to level their five-match series.
Nuwan Pradeep has been included in Sri Lanka's squad for the two-Test series with Pakistan after recovering from a muscle strain.