Luxemburgoquits Palmeiras for Cruzeiro

Former Brazil coach Vanderley Luxemburgo has walked out on Palmeiras to join rivals Cruzeiro just days after the start of the Brazilian championship.

Asiato receive extra World Cup place

Asia will be rewarded for South Korea and Japan'sefforts at the 2002 World Cup by gaining an effective extra place in the finals in Germany in four years' time.

Vollernames Germany squad

Rudi Voller has stayed loyal to the players who helped Germany reach the World Cup final when he announced his squad for next week's friendly international with Bulgaria.

DiLivio the loyalist signs on for Fiorentina

Italian World Cup midfielder Angelo Di Livio has demonstrated loyalty beyond the call of duty by agreeing a new two-year deal with the newly-formed Fiorentina club.

Browninjury adds to United woes

Manchester United whose preparations for the new season could hardly have got any worse have been hit by another injury blow, this time to defender Wes Brown.

Fivenew faces in Spain squad

New Spain coach Inaki Saez has named five uncapped players in his first squad since taking over from Jose Antonio Camacho earlier in the summer.

Ronaldoto Madrid rumours rumble on

The rumours concerning Ronaldo's move from Internazionale toMilan continue to rumble on with reports in the Spanish media, suggesting that a deal between the clubs for the World Cup winner…