Pele has led calls for Asia to be awarded an extra automatic qualifying place in the World Cup.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has threatened to impose limits on the size of some of Europe's domestic leagues as the sport's governing body looks at ways to reduce the dangers…
The South Korean World Cup squad and their Dutch manager Guus Hiddink have been awarded the country's highest sports honour - the Blue Dragon medal.
Argentinian legend Diego Maradona plans to attend the World Cup final on Sunday, according to reports.
FIFA have included four Brazilians in their shortlist of ten players for the Golden Ball award for the World Cup's best player.
The FIFA Referees Committee has appointed Pierluigi Coliina to referee Sunday's World Cup final.
Jens Jeremies is set to replace suspended midfielder Michael Ballack for Sunday's World Cup final.
It's ironic that in a World Cup remembered for shocks and upsets, the two most successful teams in the history of the competition will contest the final.
Germany goalkeeper Oliver Kahn is confident of Germany winning the World Cup even though he admits that Brazil have got the better individual players.
Perluigi Collina has expressed his delight at being chosen to referee the World Cup final in Yokohama on Sunday, describing it as one of the proudest moment of career.