Vietnam beats Philippines 3-1 to reach semifinals

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Former champion Vietnam qualified for the semifinals of the Suzuki Cup on Friday by beating the Philippines 3-1.

UEFA charges Polish club Legia over racist fans

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

UEFA has charged Legia Warsaw over racism by fans at a Europa League match, adding to a series of disciplinary cases for the Polish club this season.

Real Madrid slams Platini over Ballon d'Or

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Real Madrid says UEFA President Michel Platini should not make public his personal views about who should be given the Ballon d'Or award.

Tottenham charged by UEFA for 3 fans on pitch

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

UEFA has opened a case against Tottenham after three spectators ran on the pitch during a Europa League match in an ambush marketing stunt.

Atalanta fans banned from away games for 3 months

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Fans of Serie A club Atalanta have been banned from traveling to away matches for three months in the first application of a new government anti-violence law for stadiums.

Falcao set to return for Man United after injury

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Radamel Falcao is in contention for a return to Manchester United's squad as manager Louis van Gaal reported mixed injury news ahead of the English Premier League match against Hull on Saturday.

Zwanziger proposes World Cup spread in Arab lands

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Outgoing FIFA official Theo Zwanziger says the 2022 World Cup should be taken away from Qatar and spread around Arab countries four years later.

Toni Kroos on shortlist for World XI selection

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Germany trio Toni Kroos, Mesut Ozil and Bastian Schweinsteiger are among 15 nominees for the three-man midfield in the 2014 FIFA FIFPro World XI.

Hospital says Pele's condition is improving

| |Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

Pele is responding well to antibiotics to treat a urinary tract infection and his condition is improving, doctors said Friday.

German football president to run for FIFA post

|Friday, Nov. 28, 2014

The German Football Federation says its president will run for a seat on FIFA's policy-making executive committee.