New Turkish national team coach appointed

Romanian coach Mircea Lucescu took over as the Turkish national team head coach, three days after Fatih Terim’s departure.  He is expected to meet with Turkish Football Federation (TFF) head Yıldırım …

FIFA finds no cause to block Russia World Cup

FIFA report on the race to host the 2018 and 2022 World Cups makes no suggestion that Russia should lose the right to stage the tournaments. The 430-page report, released on Tuesday, had been under wraps since being completed by …