Ghana booked their place in the semi-finals of the Confederation of African Football Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations by overcoming Mali in Cairo.
Arsène Wenger, the former Arsenal football manager, has been appointed to a senior role at FIFA, the world governing body.
FIFA has banned three former South American Football Confederation (CONMEBOL) officials for life after finding them guilty of bribery.
South Africa are closer to a semi-final spot at the Confederation of African Football Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations, after defeating Ivory Coast 1-0.
France and hosts Brazil confidently claimed the last two semi-final places at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup today, with Spain and Italy exiting the competition.
Hosts Egypt claimed a dramatic comeback win against Ghana to become the first team to qualify for the semi-finals of the Confederation of African Football Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo
Former Tanzania Football Federation (TFF) President Jamal Malinzi has been banned by FIFA for 10 years after he was found guilty of misappropriating a "significant amount of funds".
Mexico and The Netherlands booked the first semi-final spots at the FIFA Under-17 World Cup as both won their last eight clashes today in Brazil.
Defending champions Nigeria suffered a 1-0 defeat to Ivory Coast in their opening match at the Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo.
Hosts Egypt got their Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations campaign off to a winning start with a narrow victory over Mali in Cairo.
Diego Duarte scored an 86th-minute winner as Paraguay stormed back from 2-0 down to defeat Argentina and reach the FIFA Under-17 World Cup quarter-finals in Brazil.
Rio 2016 Olympic bronze medallists Nigeria will target qualification for Tokyo 2020 as they begin their campaign in the Confederation of African Football (CAF) Under-23 Africa Cup of Nations in Cairo.
Hosts Brazil were forced to dig deep against South American rivals Chile, as they booked their place in the FIFA Under-17 World Cup quarter-finals.
European champions The Netherlands overcame Nigeria to book their place in the quarter-finals of the FIFA Under-17 World Cup in Brazil.
Jamaican women's footballer Tarania "Plum Plum" Clarke has been stabbed to death.