Aston Villa signed Bulgaria winger Aleksandar Tonev from Polish club Lech Poznan after passing a medical and agreeing personal terms with the English Premier League side.
Jagoba Arrasate has been appointed as Real Sociedad's youngest ever coach following the departure of Philippe Montanier to Rennes, club president Jokin Aperribay has confirmed.
In an attack-laden national side, Argentina's backline may often get overlooked but FIFA.com caught up with centre-back Federico Fernandez to chat about how he made his way into Alejandro Sabella's side and Albiceleste's upcoming qualifiers.
Argentina head into Friday's 2014 FIFA World Cup™ qualifier against Colombia with doubts surrounding Lionel Messi's fitness and form.
Ahead of Matchday 13 of the South American qualifying competition for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil™, FIFA.com previews Friday's action including the high profile match-up between Argentina and Colombia.
Under the direction of new coach Walter Mazzarri, Inter Milan's summer pre-season will be arduous as Mazzarri has said he wants to instill the work ethic he established at Napoli with his new squad.
Manchester City continued their big summer spending as they have announced the signing of Brazil midfielder Fernandinho from Shakhtar Donetsk, only two days after Sevilla announced a deal to send Jesus Navas to City.
Michael Laudrup's first summer signing for Swansea is Real Betis midfielder Jose Canas, the Welsh club announced, and the deal will be completed once the transfer window opens on 1 July.
Italy face Czech Republic Friday evening in FIFA World Cup™ qualifying and the match-up could give the Azzurri a six-point lead at the top of Group B, and defender Leonardo Bonucci is aware of the importance this match has on their Brazil 2014 hopes.