How the sport is inextricably entwined with Algeria's battle for independence.
Things to look out for this weekend - May 1-2, 2015 - including a possible record breaker for Real Madrid.
Man tipped to succeed Blatter welcomed to FIFA's inner circle.
Stunning visual protest highlights growing fan anger.
The Asian Football Confederation congress has enough problems in its own family without having to worry about the FIFA presidential election.
Praised by coach Jose Mourinho for his leadership qualities, John Terry remains a divisive figure. Brian Glanville reflects on the defender's self-imposed international exile.
Espanyol unable to halt Barcelona's march to the league title.
He may be too old for the IOC, but there is no prospect of Sepp Blatter's role in world sport being diminished.
Bayern are champions again, while rivals Borussia Dortmund have insured against their own failure.
With the bigger clubs focussing on the Libertadores Cup, some of south America's lesser lights are enjoying success at domestic level.