Sepp Blatter is to resign as president of Fifa amid a corruption scandal and is reportedly under investigation in the US.
Outgoing Fifa president Sepp Blatter is being investigated by US officials as part of their inquiry into corruption, US media reports say.
Fifa sponsors welcome Sepp Blatter's resignation but repeat warnings that they expect a swift overhaul of the football governing body.
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.
Carlo Ancelotti rejects an offer from AC Milan to return as manager, saying he wants a break after being sacked by Real Madrid.
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.