FIFA has banned the official it chose to inspect 2018 and 2022 World Cup hosting candidates for breaking ethics rules.
Germany are champions of the world after Mario Götze's extra-time winner beat Argentina in the Maracanã. The next World Cup is scheduled to take place in Russia in 2018.
Thursday 3rd September 2015
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Andrea Pirlo is relishing the challenge ahead after leaving Juventus for Major League Soccer side New York City FC.
Ronald Koeman wants Morgan Schneiderlin's future sorted soon after the midfielder missed the first day of pre-season.
Newcastle head coach Steve McClaren is keeping his fingers crossed for a transfer breakthrough before the weekend.
Watford have announced the signing of Etienne Capoue from Tottenham for a club-record fee.
QPR midfielder Karl Henry has taken up the option of a further year's contract.
Fenerbahce have completed the signing of winger Nani from Manchester United.
All the best football stories from Monday's papers, with Liverpool to match Christian Benteke's £32.5m buy-out clause.
Burnley have agreed a deal to sign striker Jelle Vossen from KRC Genk for an undisclosed fee.
Liverpool have confirmed the appointment of Sean O'Driscoll as their new assistant manager.