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Kane says would support ‘walk off’ over racial abuse

Kane won't hesitate to support his team mates if they choose to abandon a game over racist abuse.

Rooney says farewell as England beat United States

Wayne Rooney made his 120th and final appearance for England as Gareth Southgate's team beat the United States 3-0.

New-look Germany ease past Russia 3-0 in friendly

Germany had no trouble at all in their game against Russia, winning 3-0.

Uruguay’s Torreira ready for Brazil showdown

Lucas Torreira is hoping to help Uruguay beat Brazil for the first time in 17 years.

‘I love Leo’ – Maradona denies Messi criticism

Diego Maradona denied criticising Lionel Messi in a recent interview.

Qatar stun Switzerland 1-0 in friendly

Akram Afif scored the goal that gave Qatar the upset victory.

Lamela recalled for Argentina friendlies against Mexico

Érik Lamela has been selected to the Argentina squad to play in two friendlies against Mexico.

Belgium take outright top spot in FIFA rankings

Belgium broke a tie with France to take the #1 ranking.

Benzarti fired as Tunisia coach despite Africa Cup of Nations qualification

Faouzi Benzarti will be temporarily replaced by his two assistants, Maher Kanzari and Mourad Okbi.

Last-minute goal gives Chile win over Mexico

Nicolás Castillo scored Chile's winning goal in the 89th minute.

Costa bags debut goal as Portugal sink Scotland

Hélder Costa scored on his international debut as Portugal beat Scotland 3-1.

Koscielny says France career ‘finished’

Laurent Koscielny retired from international football after playing for France in 51 games over a seven-year span.

Southgate says Premier League’s early start has taken toll on players

Gareth Southgate bemoaned the taxing Premier League schedule, claiming that it has adversely affected his England team.

Netherlands captain van Dijk ruled out of Belgium friendly

Virgil van Dijk is still feeling the effects of a rib injury suffered while playing for Liverpool against Southampton.

China, India scoreless in friendly match

India and China played to a 0-0 draw in a friendly match.

James keys Colombia’s 4-2 friendly win over US

James Rodríguez led Colombia to a 4-2 win over the United States in a friendly match.

No Messi, no problem as Argentina beat Iraq 4-0

An Argentina team playing without Lionel Messi cruised past Iraq, beating them 4-0.

Alcácer double helps Spain ease to 4-1 win over Wales

Paco Alcácer continued his rampant form by scoring a goal for the fifth consecutive game.

Mbappé saves French blushes in 2-2 draw with Iceland

Kylian Mbappé scored a goal and forced an own goal in France's 2-2 draw against Iceland.

US football looks forward a year after World Cup qualifying failure

After failing to qualify for the World Cup, the United States are looking towards a rebuild.

Wales ready to test Spain despite missing star man Bale

Gareth Bale's groin injury will keep him out of Wales's game against Spain.

Zambia boost qualifying hopes with long-awaited win

Zambia's 2-1 win over Guinea-Bissau boosted their chances of qualifying for the Africa Cup of Nations.

Italy held by Ukraine despite promising first half

Federico Bernardeschi scored Italy's equaliser after Ruslan Malinovskyi had put Ukraine ahead.

Ndombele gets first France call-up as Sakho returns to Bleus

Tanguy Ndombele was called up for the first time, while Mamadou Sakho was recalled after a two-year absence.