A Serbian footballer has been threatened at gunpoint after missing a penalty in a recent top-flight league match, world players' union FIFPro has said.
Defender Zarko Udovicic missed an 85th-minute penalty to condemn Novi Pazar to a 1-0 defeat at SuperLiga rivals FK Rad on Saturday.
Two days later, a group of men reportedly broke into the dressing room at the club's training ground and held a gun to Udovicic's face.
"He [the gunman] could choose where he wanted to shoot me,'' the 27-year-old left-back...
AUCKLAND, New Zealand -- Mexico have been drawn with 2013 runners-up Uruguay, Serbia and an African qualifier in what looks to be a difficult Group D for this year's Under-20 Football World Cup in New Zealand.
Brazil will face the African champions, North Korea and Hungary in Group E after the draw in Auckland on Tuesday, which saw the United States pooled in Group A against hosts New Zealand, Ukraine and first-time qualifier Myanmar.
Germany face Uzbekistan, Honduras and another debutant, Fiji,...
NYON, Switzerland -- UEFA has rejected appeals by Serbia and Albania after their European Championship qualifying match was abandoned when a drone flew over the stadium.
UEFA's appeals body on Tuesday upheld the original disciplinary sanctions: Albania forfeited the match for refusing to play on, and Serbia were deducted the three points from a 3-0 win by default.
Sanctions can be challenged at the Court of Arbitration for Sport, and the Albania football federation pledged to continue its legal fight.