Joao Felix was named Golden Boy 2019 by Tuttosport, after a year in which the 20-year-old became the fourth most expensive player of all time.
The legendary striker has caused some upset at his hometown club after it was confirmed he had bought a stake in rival team Hammarby
The deal is said to break a new record in sports valuations, with club owners CFG now worth nearly $5bn.
Three-time Premier League-winning manager Jose Mourinho is back as the new boss of Tottenham Hotspur.
The two-day strike action resulted in the cancellation of eight matches scheduled to take place over the weekend.
The Adidas-made kit for Russia's national football team has drawn criticism because of an apparently oversight on the design.
Dutch police have said one person has been arrested following an investigation into shooting of footballer Kelvin Maynard.
Estudiantes de La Plata inaugurated their redeveloped Jorge Luis Hirschi Stadium in the most eye-catching fashion on Friday.
Mario Balotelli's abuse by fans of Verona has brought racist chanting back into focus.
The incident took place outside the Flann O'Brien pub where supporters of the Glasgow club had gathered. Italian police said the pair have been transported to hospital for treatment.
The racism on display at the Bulgaria v England match is only part of a wider picture of intimidation and hooliganism in the country - and the rot goes straight to the upper echelons of power.
'Disheartened, but not surprised': Football world reacts to Bulgaria's punishment for racism
Also on the list is the inaugural winner of the award, Norway's Ada Hegerberg. Cristiano Ronaldo, Lionel Messi and Raheem Stirling are on the men's shortlist.
The authorities added that they are trying to identify more suspects over the abuse hurled at England players during Monday's match in Sofia.
A Euro 2020 qualifier between England and Bulgaria was temporarily halted on two occasions on Thursday evening after racist chants were heard from the stands.
Turkish players have celebrated international goals with military gestures twice within a few days, after Turkey launched military operations in Syria against Kurdish forces.
The world's elite sportsmen and women are finding alternative sources of protein, and still smashing it.
Fourteen of those detained were foreigners, police said, adding that the arrest could not be made "without the use of coercive means."
Women had been banned from stadiums when men's teams are playing since soon after the 1979 Islamic revolution. But 4,000 women's tickets were allocated for the World Cup qualifier between Iran and Cambodia.
There is no longer any need to choose between football and golf at the weekends. Footgolf – football played on the golf course – is one of the fastest growing sports worldwide.
A Europa League match at Luxembourg's Josy Barthel stadium was briefly suspended after a drone carrying the flag of a region disputed by Azerbaijan and Armenia flew onto the pitch.
Footgolf is one of the fastest growing sports worldwide and is a combination of football and golf, played on a golf course.
The football simulation game that has sold millions of copies is increasing its efforts to combat climate change in this new move.
Iranian women have been banned from stadiums since the 1979 Islamic Revolution, however FIFA said it expects to see 'positive developments' starting with Iran's next home game in October.
It was a victorious night for Paris Saint-Germain who beat Real Madrid 3-0 in their Champions League opener, as the group stage fixtures get underway.
He ignited the stadium where more than 30,000 fans gathered to welcome their idol.