It's the draw to decide who will play who in the last 16 of the Europa League. The great and good of Uefa will descend on Stockholm, Sweden, to decide who will be going head-to-head for a place in the Europa League quarter-finals. Manchester United will be the only English team in the last 16 of the tournament after Tottenham suffered a shock 3-2 aggregate defeat to Gent.
Jordi Alba has added more fuel to the speculation linking Isco with a shock move from Real Madrid to Barcelona after claiming that "all good players are welcome" at the Nou Camp. Isco, 24, admitted at the weekend that he could consider a summer move away from Champions League winners after having grown frustrated with his lack of playing time. Marca later added that the Spanish international has eventually decided to leave Real Madrid, with City being currently in pole position to secure his services ahead of Chelsea, Juventus and Barcelona.
A few days after the dramatic dawn raid that led to the arrest of world football officials at the Baur au Lac Hotel in Zurich in May 2015, Sepp Blatter, the incumbent FIFA president, was re-elected unopposed. That tells you everything you need to know about FIFA. Soon after, officials concluded that Blatter was involved in a “ dishonest payment ” to former football great Michel Platini, then head of European football (UEFA) and widely seen as Blatter’s heir apparent. It would prove to be the end of both their careers at FIFA. By February last year, the first FIFA election since 1998 without Blatter as a candidate, and after months of continuous fallout, dreadful headlines, widespread ridicule