Rafael Benitez is set to be named as Real Madrid manager following his departure from Napoli.
Sepp Blatter's resignation is great news and long overdue, says Football Association chairman Greg Dyke.
Fifa sponsor Coke welcomes Sepp Blatter's decision to resign as president, describing it as "a positive step" for football.
Carlo Ancelotti rejects an offer from AC Milan to return as manager, saying he wants a break after being sacked by Real Madrid.
Sepp Blatter is to resign as president of football's governing body Fifa amid a corruption scandal after 17 years in charge.
Brendan Rodgers is set to stay as Liverpool manager following a meeting with the club's co-owner Tom Werner.
Twitter users responded to news of Sepp Blatter departure in the only way they know - bad puns and photoshopped pictures.
Football Association of Wales chief executive Jonathan Ford says Sepp Blatter's resignation as Fifa president is overdue.