Johan Cruyff was that rare soccer star who manages to make a successful transition into coaching. The three-time European footballer of the year also led FC Barcelona to their first European Cup. Now he has died of cancer at 68 years of age.
The DFB has sacked Steffi Jones as the coach of Germany's women's football team. The move follows a disappointing SheBelieves Cup in the United States, in which the Germans failed to win a single contest.
In pursuit of Catalonia's independence, there is a lot of expectation on Barcelona's football club. Nevertheless, many are critical of the biggest club in the region getting so involved the political world.
Italian football has reacted with shock to the death of Fiorentina captain and defender Davide Astori. He was found dead early on Sunday in his hotel room in Udine, where the team was due to play a Serie A match.
Football's law-making body, the IFAB, has given the green light for the use of VAR technology at this year's World Cup. Critics say the system could slow games down.
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