UEFA president Michel Platini talks freely about football and the direction in which the sport is heading.
Brian Glanville sees signs of Brazil's improvement after their defeat of France and a bruising encounter with Chile
Defeat of Ukraine ignored by Real Madrid-obsessed sports papers
Antonio Conte's national side take on England in Turin
Mediawatch: Nick Bidwell looks at the recent coverage of football-related violence around the globe
Dortmund, galvanised by Marco Reus's decision to extend his contract, moved out of the relegation
Lazio president Claudio Lotito criticised for comments captured in taped phone conversation
The 2015 Libertadores Cup gets off with a bang as Sao Paulo face Corinthians on the opening group match
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