It was a victory that united a nation and was one of the year's standout sporting moments.
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Liverpool defeats Brazilian team, Flamengo, to win its first ever Club World Cup football title
Former club captain Arteta has taken the reigns at Arsenal, who sacked Unai Emery following a poor start to the season, with the club currently sitting in 10th place in the Premier League table.
The work was the latest in a series of football-themed street works by a local artist called TVBOY.
Italian clubs AS Roma and AC Milan say they were “very surprised" by the lack of communication and do not believe "this is the right way" to tackle racism. Serie A later apologised for the "inappropriate" paintings.
Reunifying the national team after 65 years of separation could be the strongest confidence building measure to restore the bond between the Greek and Turkish Cypriot communities, as well as spark new life into a withering team.
Hundreds protested in Tehran on Monday after Italy's Andrea Stramaccioni quit as manager of Esteghlal FC because US sanctions prevent him from getting his salary.
In the two most important football institutions in Italy and Europe, which claim to want to fight racism on the pitch, those who make the most important decisions are almost always white.
Argentinian Barcelona forward Lionel Messi claimed the men's Ballon d'Or award for a record sixth time.
World champions France, Germany and Portugal have been drawn together in Group F, to be played in Munich and Budapest.
"The decision has been taken due to results and performances not being at the level required." Since 1st August this year, 20 managers have parted company with clubs in Europe’s top five leagues.
Hillsborough football disaster police chief found not guilty
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.
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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.