Jonathan David and Lucas Cavallini both scored hat-tricks as Canada thrashed Cuba 7-0 to reach the quarter-finals of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup.
Hosts France have battled their way into the last eight of the FIFA World Cup following a 2-1 victory over Brazil after extra-time, joining England, who earlier had defeated Cameroon 3-0 in a fiery encounter.
FIFA claim global interest in Women's World Cup sets a new high with records for TV audiences and social media engagement
FIFA claim the 2019 Women's World Cup broke records for engagement over the group stage and that global interest has reached new heights, despite criticism over low attendances and poor organisation.
Hosts United States are into the quarter finals of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football (CONCACAF) Gold Cup, as are Panama, after big wins over Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana respectively
Brazil finally found their form to record a stylish 5-0 victory against Peru in São Paulo that secured top spot in Group A and their passage to the Copa América quarter-finals.
Norway reached the quarter-finals of the FIFA Women's World Cup after beating Australia on penalties following a 1-1 draw, while Germany also qualified for the last eight by seeing off Nigeria 3-0.
Uganda grabbed a first win at the Africa Cup of Nations in more than 40 years with a 2-0 victory against the Democratic Republic of Congo in Cairo.
Spain secure Tokyo 2020 place by reaching UEFA European Under-21 Championship semi-finals on goal difference
Spain secured Tokyo 2020 Olympic qualification by topping a closely-contested Group A at the UEFA European Under-21 Championship on goal difference.
Mahmoud Trezeguet scored the only goal of the game as hosts Egypt beat Zimbabwe in the opening match of the Africa Cup of Nations.
Romania clinched their second victory at the UEFA European Under-21 Championship in dramatic fashion as six goals in 17 minutes saw them beat England 4-2.
Former England captain Casey Stoney has blamed poor crowds at the FIFA Women's World Cup in France on organisers failing to promote the tournament effectively.
Alexis Sánchez scored for the second consecutive game as Chile qualified for the quarter-finals of the Copa América with a 2-1 victory against Ecuador in Salvador, Brazil.
Curaçao celebrated a maiden victory at the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup with a narrow win over Honduras.
Spain's FC Barcelona is set to receive the highest amount of FIFA Women's World Cup club payout money with 15 of the side's players having competed in the tournament's group stage.
Ajara Nchout's injury-time winner against New Zealand put Cameroon through into the round of 16 at the FIFA Women's World Cup in France.