THE HAGUE, Netherlands -- The Dutch football federation (KNVB) terminated the contract of national team coach Guus Hiddink on Monday, ending his second stint in charge after just one disappointing season.
The KNVB said that Hiddink's contract will now end on Wednesday. It had been set to last through to next year's European Championship.
Hiddink took over after Louis van Gaal led the Netherlands to third place at last year's World Cup, but the Netherlands have had a poor qualifying campaign for Euro...
Neymar will leave the team's Copa America base on Monday morning and miss the rest of the tournament after it was decided against appealing his four-game suspension, the Brazilian Football Federation (CBF) has confirmed.
Neymar, 23, was sent off at the conclusion of Wednesday's defeat to Colombia for an attempted head-butt of Jeison Murillo that sparked a melee, during which Colombia striker Carlos Bacca was also shown red.
On Friday the Barcelona forward saw a provisional two-game suspension increased...
Ex-Manchester United captain Roy Keane has been cleared of aggressively confronting a taxi driver in an alleged road-rage row.
Keane, 43, denied the public order offence after cabbie Fateh Kerar, 44, had told him to "cheer up" and smile.
The Old Trafford legend gave evidence from the witness box himself and after a half-day trial at Manchester Magistrates' Court he was cleared of the offence.
District Judge Duncan Birrell said there was something of the "thwarted fan" about Mr Kerar and Keane's...