Japan responded to their crushing defeat to Chile with a 2-2 draw against Uruguay at the Copa América in Brazil – a game in which they twice held the lead.
Hosts Tahiti claimed an 11-6 win over reigning champions Solomon Islands to join their opponents in qualifying for the final of the Oceania Football Confederation Beach Soccer Nations Cup.
Denmark kept their hopes of qualification to the knockout stage alive at the UEFA European Under-21 Championship by overcoming Austria in Udine.
Egypt are hoping that star striker Mohamed Salah will guide them to Africa Cup of Nations glory on home soil with this year's tournament kicking off tomorrow.
Costa Rica and Haiti progressed the knockout stage of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup.
FIFA secretary general Fatma Samoura has been appointed to lead a group tasked with running the troubled Confederation of African Football (CAF) in the wake of corruption scandals at the continental body.
Bielik sinks Italy to put Poland on brink of UEFA European Under-21 Championships semi-finals and place at Tokyo 2020
Poland defeated hosts Italy 1-0 in Bologna to put themselves in the driving seat to reach the UEFA European Under-21 Championship semi-finals.
Lionel Messi's penalty rescued a point for Argentina as they came from behind to draw 1-1 with Paraguay and keep their Copa América hopes in their own hands.
Andres Guardado scored a history-making brace as Mexico beat Canada 3-1 to make it two victories from two at the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup.
England finished top of Group D of the FIFA Women's World Cup in France after defeating Japan but Scotland crashed out of the tournament following a draw to Argentina.
FIFA has admitted it was wrong to eject fans at the Women's World Cup for wearing tee-shirts calling for Iranian women to be let into football stadiums.
Platini "hurt" after detention for questioning in investigation over award of 2022 FIFA World Cup to Qatar
Former UEFA President Michel Platini has claimed he is "hurt" after he was detained for questioning over the awarding of the 2022 FIFA World Cup to Qatar.
Hosts Brazil endured an evening of frustration at the Copa América as they saw three goals disallowed in a 0-0 stalemate with Venezuela.
Hosts United States began their defence of the Confederation of North, Central American and Caribbean Association Football Gold Cup by easing past Guyana 4-0 in Saint Paul.
France miss two penalties but snatch late victory against England at UEFA European Under-21 Championship
France mounted a dramatic late fightback to pinch victory from England’s grasp and make a winning start to their UEFA European Under-21 Championship campaign.