Brazilian legend Pele is depressed over his poor health and reluctant to leave the house because he cannot walk unaided, his son Edinho said.
Cameroon, Ivory Coast, Ghana, and South Africa face tough roads to Qatar as African qualifying competition for the 2022 World Cup was unveiled.
Germany's 1966 World Cup final goalkeeper Hans Tilkowski has died at the age of 84.
Gabriel Barbosa has made the most of his time with Flamengo. Where should South America's best player in 2019 go next?
Joao Pedro, 18, could be a bargain buy for Watford but while the Brazilian teen is a huge talent, it may take him time to find his feet in England.
While European sides will continue to have a big advantage, did Jorge Jesus and Flamengo provide South America with a Christmas message of hope?
The Club World Cup, won by Liverpool, went off smoothly, but with three years until the actual World Cup, is Qatar going to be ready?
Liverpool went wild after they added the FIFA Club World Cup to their Champions League and Super Cup crowns to seal a continental treble for 2019.
For Liverpool, 2019's stunning three-trophy haul is just the foundation for their quest to win the Premier League and Champions League (again).
"We are exhausted from a very intense game," Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp said after their Club World Cup win over Flamengo.
Flamengo had their shots in Club World Cup final, but the loss to Liverpool -- and to Brazil star Roberto Firmino -- won't diminish a stellar year.
Playing against his homeland's most popular club, Brazilian star Robert Firmino shined in Liverpool's thrilling Club World Cup win over Flamengo.
Roberto Firmino scored a goal in the first part of added extra time as Liverpool beat Flamengo to clinch their first Club World Cup title.
Monterrey won their FIFA Club World Cup third-place play off against Al-Hilal on penalties following a 2-2 draw in regular time on Saturday.
Flamengo have won the double and with a high defensive line and a series of in-form attackers, don't rule out them beating Liverpool for the treble.
Liverpool played two matches on two continents in 24 hours. It cost them the Carabao Cup, but they're on the verge of being crowned world champions.
Monterrey pushed Liverpool until the final seconds but subs Trent Alexander-Arnold & Roberto Firmino ensured the Reds escaped at the Club World Cup.
Roberto Firmino grabbed a stoppage-time winner as Liverpool beat Monterrey 2-1 to reach the final of the Club World Cup.
Jurgen Klopp was left to laugh in bemusement when a reporter asked him at length about Liverpool's brand of "speed football" in Qatar...
Liverpool midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has been ruled out of Wednesday's FIFA Club World Cup semifinal against Monterrey due to a muscle injury.
After some early nerves, Flamengo did their part in setting up a dream World Cup final. Now, it's up to Liverpool to join them.