Thomas Vermaelen is set for a five-month spell on the sidelines after Barcelona announced he is to undergo surgery.
Pele's condition is improving with the football legend saying it is "nothing serious" in a Sao Paulo hospital.
Franz Beckenbauer and three FIFA executive committee members are under investigation by ethics chief Michael Garcia.
The Serious Fraud Office is looking into claims of corruption in the bidding process for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.
Cesc Fabregas says he has spoken to Sergio Ramos after the Real Madrid defender questioned his commitment to Spain.
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