Russia head coach Fabio Capello signs a new four-year deal to keep him in the role until the 2018 World Cup.
Fifa warns Brazil's World Cup 2014 host city of Curitiba that it could be excluded from the competition unless preparations speed up.
Yaya Toure meets Jeffrey Webb, the head of Fifa's anti-racism task force, to discuss his claims of racist abuse in Moscow.
Black players may boycott Russia's World Cup in 2018 unless the country tackles racism in football, Yaya Toure suggests.
Bosnia-Hercegovina qualify for their first World Cup finals as an independent nation after beating Lithuania 1-0.
Reading striker Pavel Pogrebnyak is fully focused on helping the Royals win promotion back into the Premier League.
Former Arsenal attacker Andrey Arshavin returns to former club Zenit St Petersburg in a two-year deal.
Northern Ireland stun Russia in their World Cup qualifier for Michael O'Neill's first win as manager.
Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis says a repeat of the display in Porto can rattle Russians in Belfast qualifier.