Continuity is key for Antonio Conte's successor, as Italy look to build on solid foundations.
Fifa president has agreed a pay deal for less than the figure he described as 'insulting' earlier this year.
Two wins, nine goals and table toppers for the first time in 38 years, all hail Las Palmas.
Surplus to requirements this season, Jack Wilshere is one of the few players to have come through the ranks at Arsenal in recent years.
Bayern Munich face little resistance in the seasonal opener against Werder Bremen.
A testing World Cup qualifier in the rarefied heights of Quito will provide a tough baptism for new Brazil coach Tite.
Sevilla scored six in a ten goal thriller against Espanyol on what was a thrilling opening weekend to the Spanish season.
Brian Glanville, a longstanding and trenchant critic of Joao Havelange, bids farewell to the former Fifa president.
Tim Vickery warns that Brazil should not get too carried away by its Olympic success.
Germany may have lost the Olympic final but they have much to be proud of.