Some clerics wanted match to be forfeited but authorities insist game goes ahead on holy day.
World Soccer's goal of the day is the fastest ever goal scored in World Cup qualifying history by Christian Benteke for Belgium against Gibraltar.
Some of the best images from the weekend's World Cup qualifiers and international friendlies.
A delicate first touch and neat finish by Andriy Yarmolenko as Ukraine beat Kosovo.
The Super League ready to take over from I-League as consolidation takes place in the potentially huge India market.
New A-League kicks off this weekend with an Aussie superstar in tow.
World Soccer presents a gallery of images from last night's World Cup qualifying matches from Europe, South America and Asia.
Colombia's Edwin Cardona and Carlos Bacca combine well to give Colombia a 1-0 win against Paraguay.
World Soccer magazine has picked its favourite images of the month.
World Soccer has selected the best goals of the last month - as featured in the November 2016 issue of the magazine.