Irelandrefused permission to call up Healy

FIFA have refused the Republic of Ireland permission to bring Celtic midfielder Colin Healy in to their World Cup squad as a replacement for skipper Roy Keane.

Chinacoach hit by flu bug

Coach Bora Milutinovic is suffering from a severe bout of flu and could miss China's first ever World Cup fixture against Costa Rica.

Doniin line for Italy start

Christiano Doni could be a surprise inclusion in Italy's starting line-up against Ecuador on Monday.

Ipswichearn UEFA Cup place

Ipswich Town and Sigma Olomouc have earned places in next season's Uefa Cup through the Fair Play Award.

Irelandlook for Keane replacement

The Republic of Ireland have applied to FIFA for special dispensation to call up Celtic's Colin Healy as a replacement for Roy Keane, who last night announced he will not…

World Soccer Daily: 24th May, 2012

Room 101 With just two years to go until Brazil hosts the World Cup, the country’s infrastructure improvements are running behind schedule. Twas ever thus; indeed the surprise is, that…