A knee sprain sustained in South Africa's win over Japan on Friday will not stop Trevor Nyakane being ready for the Rugby World Cup.
Maurizio Sarri's complaints over Juventus playing in high temperatures have won no sympathy from Inter head coach Antonio Conte.
Karim Benzema has re-established himself as one of the world's elite strikers in the last year and Raphael Varane applauds his longevity.
Thomas Tuchel praised Neymar's response after the Paris Saint-Germain star was booed by fans.
The road to Istanbul started with the draw for the group stage of the Champions League, which was made in Monaco on Thursday.
With David de Gea yet to pledge his long-term future to Manchester United, Edwin van der Sar weighed into the situation.
Keaton Parks and Alexandru Mitrita helped New York City past the San Jose Earthquakes.
Paris Saint-Germain, without Neymar, Edinson Cavani or Kylian Mbappe, dispatched Metz 2-0 away from home with a clinical display.
Albert Celades believes Valencia will respond well after the stunning sacking of Marcelino.
Liverpool may be European champions, but Jurgen Klopp feels they are underdogs against Napoli.
According to former Rugby World Cup captain Sam Warburton, Kieran Read is cut out to lead New Zealand to glory in Japan.
Paris Saint-Germain expect to have neither Kylian Mbappe nor Edinson Cavani fit to face Real Madrid, putting more pressure on Neymar.
Despite suffering a hamstring problem in training, Ireland centre Robbie Henshaw will not be heading home early from Japan.