Two-time defending champions Spain bowed out at the last 16 of the UEFA European Championships after being beaten by an impressive Italian outfit, while England crashed to a humiliating defeat to tournament minnows Iceland.
Hosts France booked their place in the quarter-finals of the UEFA European Championships after surviving an early scare against the Republic of Ireland at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais.
Ousted Argentine Football Association President attacks FIFA for taking over crisis-hit organisation
Argentine Football Association (AFA) President Luis Segura has launched a scathing attack on FIFA after world football’s governing body removed him from his position and established a Normalisation Committee to run the scandal-hit organisation.
Chile overcame Argentina on penalties for the second year in a row to lift the Copa América Centenario trophy at the MetLife Stadium in New Jersey, prompting Barcelona star Lionel Messi to quit international football.
Poland booked their place in the quarter-finals of the UEFA European Championships for the first time as they overcame Switzerland on penalties, despite Xherdan Shaqiri scoring the goal of the tournament so far at the Stade Geoffroy-Guichard in Saint-Étienne.
FIFA has appointed a Normalisation Committee to run the scandal-hit Argentine Football Association (AFA) on a day-to-day basis and prepare the organisation for essential Presidential elections, it has been announced.
Colombia clinched third place at the Copa América Centenario as Carlos Bacca’s first-half strike was enough to give them a 1-0 victory over hosts the United States at the University of Phoenix Sradium in Arizona.
Three countries who reached the 2014 FIFA World Cup in Brazil have been drawn in a tough-looking Confederation of African Football (CAF) qualification group for the 2018 tournament in Russia.
British Police appeal for information and witnesses over Marseille violence as UEFA fine Hungary for crowd trouble
The National Police Chiefs’ Council (NPCC) has launched an appeal for information and witnesses concerning the violent clashes between England and Russia fans in Marseille on June 11 as UEFA continued their crackdown on crowd trouble by fining the Hungarian Football Federation (MLSZ) €65,000 (£50,000/$74,000).
Defending champions Chile will play Argentina in the Copa América Centenario final after beating Colombia 2-0 in a weather-disrupted match at Soldier Field in Chicago.
Iceland earned a historic first UEFA European Championships victory to advance to the knock-out stage of the tournament, where they will be joined by Group F rivals Hungary and Portugal after their thrilling draw at the Parc Olympique Lyonnais.
FIFA’s new secretary general Fatma Samoura has officially started work after becoming the first woman and non-European to hold the post at world football’s governing body’s Congress last month.
Spain will face Italy last 16 of the 2016 UEFA European Championships after the defending champions fell to a late defeat against Croatia to finish as runners-up in Group D at the Nouveau Stade de Bordeaux.
Lionel Messi became Argentina’s all-time goalscorer as the two-time world champions beat hosts the United States 4-0 to reach the Copa América Centenario final.
Wales surged to the summit of Group B with a comprehensive 3-0 victory over Russia as rivals England were held to a bore 0-0 draw with Slovakia at the 2016 UEFA European Championships in France.