Robbie Fowler revealed in the 'Mirror' a curious chat he had with the German coach in which he spoke about his refusal to coach some big European clubs because they focussed too much on money.
Thibaut Courtois started Belgium's victory over Kazakhstan (0-2), but he did not only celebrate the victory. It is his 200th clean sheet of his career.
Napoli and Spain star Fabian Ruiz is at the centre of a tug of war between LaLiga's two powerhouse clubs.
South Korean footballers departed for Pyongyang on Monday to play a World Cup qualifier against North Korea amid deadlocked talks over the North's nuclear arsenal.
Back in the summer and all major bookmakers had Manchester City priced like three-in-a-row was already a foregone conclusion. The traders ignored the fact Liverpool went agonisingly close to ending their extended wait for a Premier League title and made the defending champions odds-on favourites for more of the same.
Saudi football fans are delighted about their national team's historic match Tuesday against their Palestinian "brothers" in the occupied West Bank, but dismiss suggestions it marks a gradual normalisation of ties between the kingdom and Israel.