The governing body of world football confirmed that it has written to the Spanish federation warning they could be suspended form the 2018 SWC.
With the busy festive period approaching, what will it take - or which team - to bring Pep Guardiola's Manchester City crashing back to Earth?
A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the weekend English Premiership matches.
Arsene Wenger admitted that his Arsenal defeat by Manchester United has left his side psychologically scarred in their matches since.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola warned the rest of the Premier League that his runaway leaders still have room to get even better.
Jose Mourinho confirmed that Manchester United defender Eric Bailly will be forced to undergo surgery that will keep him out for months.
Argentina great Diego Maradona praised French teenage sensation Kylian Mbappe as "the revelation of football".
Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane says that an overly cautious defensive approach by teams could have an adverse effect on the national team.
West Ham United captain Mark Noble wants to see the Irons clinch victory against Stoke City on Saturday to cap off a fantastic week for the club.
The “goal drought” in South African soccer is becoming all the more frustrating for fans, writes S'Busiso Mseleku.
Scunthorpe United have appointed former England cricket legend Sir Ian Botham as their new club president.
English football icon David Beckham has a new trio of partners in his bid to bring a Major League Soccer club to Miami.
Cape Town City owner John Comitis has set coach Benni McCarthy a mandate to reach the Confederation Cup final.
Under-fire manager Mark Hughes expects to be given time to turn around Stoke City's fortunes.
Eden Hazard admits Chelsea are experiencing a more gruelling December than during last season because of the Champions League.
England's Football Association has asked Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho to explain comments he made in the build-up to last weekend's derby defeat by Manchester City.
The Welsh FA confirmed they will take no further action after chief executive Jonathan Ford's comment over the next manager.
Pep Guardiola's Manchester City are being hailed as one of the best sides in Premier League history after they set a new record of 15 straight wins.
Robert Lewandowski has fired his way into 10th place in the list of the Bundesliga's all-time top scorers after scoring the winner against Cologne.
Can you name the most-used players from all the teams to have lifted the Premier League title to date?
Jose Mourinho famously lives in a plush Manchester hotel, but he has nothing on North Korea coach Jorn Andersen - he has a suite in Pyongyang.
Wayne Rooney wants to use the recent upward momentum that Everton have gained to end the year on a high.
Pep Guardiola has demanded no let-up from his history-making Manchester City side after they recorded a record-breaking 15th straight Premier League win.
Manchester City set a new English top-flight record by registering a 15th consecutive victory in the Premier League.
The CAF club season will run between September or October and May from 2019 to bring it in line with most African leagues, the organisation said.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp insisted he won't ditch his rotation policy after a goalless draw against lowly West Bromwich Albion.
Romelu Lukaku's 14th goal of the season got Manchester United back to winning ways in victory over Bournemouth at Old Trafford.
Only one member of our seven-strong forecasting panel believes Manchester United will claw back ground on neighbours City by winning the derby...
Newcastle may soon change ownership with reports that PCP Capital Partners' representative Amanda Staveley has increased their takeover bid.
Orlando Pirates coach Milutin Sredojevic believes his players are showing respect for the club's badge and giving their all in every match.
The Football Association gave Manchester United and Manchester City extra time to explain the ugly post-match scenes at Old Trafford.
Borussia Dortmund fans can now drive off in one of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's distinctive luxury sports cars after he put it on the market.
Cape Town City captain Robyn Johannes has called on his side to show more composure in the latter stages of matches.
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says he is in the dark regarding potential recruitments the club might be making in January.
Atletico Madrid head coach Diego Simeone admitted that French forward Antoine Griezmann would likely leave the club in the near future.
A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the weekend Absa Premiership matches.
Recap of the Absa Premiership encounter between Cape Town City and AmaZulu FC at Cape Town Stadium.
Steve Komphela believes that if the big three clubs of Mamelodi Sundowns, Orlando Pirates, and Kaizer Chiefs are strong, it will benefit Bafana Bafana.
FIFA handed Brazilian football confederation president Marco Polo Del Nero a provisional ban from all football activities.
West Bromwich Albion goalkeeper Ben Foster believes the Baggies will take some confidence into their clash with Manchester United.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has won the Manager of the Month award for November making it a hat-trick of awards for the Spaniard.
Chiefs midfielder Siphiwe Tshabalala believes the league race is wide open, although he admits that Sundowns are in danger of pulling clear.
The contract soap opera that engulfed AC Milan and goalkeeper Gianluigi Donnarumma in the summer has come back to haunt the Serie A giants.
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino has challenged his team to keep their position in the top four following victory over Brighton at Wembley.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere says he is just happy to be back playing Premier League football.
With Man City team galloping away towards the EPL title, attention is starting to shift to the jostling for Champions League positions.
Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola's is relishing the prospect of facing a rival team whose approach to the game chimes with his own.
Everton have secured the long-term futures of three of their promising youngsters in Dominic Calvert-Lewin, Mason Holgate and Jonjoe Kenny.
French football's top division Ligue 1 is set for video assistant referees next season after several club chiefs agreed to adopt the technology.
Barcelona veteran Andres Iniesta hopes to see Liverpool playmaker Philippe Coutinho and Palmeiras defender Yerry Mina join the club in January.
The Premier Soccer League Disciplinary Committee has released its ruling on the matter involving Orlando Pirates and spectator misbehaviour.
Injury will keep both Nkosinathi Mthiyane and Thabo Qalinge out of Orlando Pirates' final Absa Premiership clash of the year.
Everton boss Sam Allardyce has called off the club's Christmas party as he feels it would be inappropriate to celebrate given their recent form.
Manchester City have tossed aside a host of Premier League title contenders this season, but have yet to face Tottenham Hotspur...
David Moyes has praised his defence after West Ham held Arsenal to a goalless draw at the London Stadium on Wednesday night.
Arsene Wenger has refused to give up on the Premier League title despite Arsenal being closer to the relegation zone than to leaders Manchester City.
Robert Lewandowski bagged his 15th goal in 16 league games as Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich went nine points clear despite struggling to beat bottom side Cologne 1-0 on Wednesday.
A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the midweek English Premiership matches.
Arsenal lost ground on their rivals for a Premier League top-four place after being held at the London Stadium by West Ham.
Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta admitted his goal to knock Chelsea out in the Champions League semi-finals in 2009 is one of his best memories.
Mamelodi Sundowns edged out Maritzburg United at the Loftus Stadium to move five points clear at the top of the Absa Premiership table.
Gareth Bale came off the bench to book Real Madrid's place in the Club World Cup final as they recovered to beat Emirati champions Al Jazira.
Cape Town City could potentially face expulsion from the Absa Premiership due to the club's sponsorship deal.
Recap of the Absa Premiership clash between Mamelodi Sundowns and Maritzburg United at Loftus Versfeld.
Cape Town City to make their first ever appearance in a CAF cup competition when they face Young Buffaloes of Swaziland in the Confed Cup.
Welsh FA chief executive Jonathan Ford is to face a disciplinary commission after saying the next Wales manager will "definitely" not be English.
AC Milan face penalties from UEFA after European football's governing body said it had failed to strike a deal with the club over its spending.
Kyle Walker has been told by Pep Guardiola he is physically one of the best full-backs in the world, but needs to improve his football brain.
Some acknowledgement that Spurs are dangerous foes … but Man City are still tipped by most of our experts to retain winning ways in England.
Spanish striker Alvaro Morata cannot be compared to Chelsea icon Didier Drogba, the Premier League champions' coach Antonio Conte said.
Sport24 predicts who will be crowned 2017/18 champions of England with strong favourites Manchester City on course for a record breaking season.
Ajax Cape Town are set to bolster their squad with the signings of FC Platinum midfielder Gerald Takwara and Highlands Park attacker Muzi Thabotha.
Kaizer Chiefs midfielder George Maluleka says that the Moses Mabhida Stadium, where he has scored twice this season, is among his favourite venues.
Each week of the 2017/18 English Premier League season, Sport24 will put together a multiple bet which our friends at BET.co.za will then boost.
Real Madrid can cap their most successful year ever with victory in the Club World Cup final against Brazilian side Gremio.
Saturday night sees Kaizer Chiefs host Ajax Cape Town in a battle for the title of the Absa Premiership's most underperforming team of the season.
Premier League fixtures are coming thick and fast so there's opportunity for sports bettors to study form and put together some interesting bets.
Crystal Palace boss Roy Hodgson admits they cannot afford to carry a goal-shy Christian Benteke if he's not contributing.
Arsene Wenger knows Arsenal cannot afford another slip-up against Newcastle at the Emirates Stadium aiming to end a run of three games without a win.
Everton manager Sam Allardyce insists midfielder Ross Barkley’s future at Goodison Park is out of his hands.
Paris Saint-Germain coach Unai Emery's Paris apartment was burgled as his side won a cup tie away at Strasbourg.
Germany are set to choose a small village south of Moscow for their 2018 Soccer World Cup base in Russia, according to media reports.
Maritzburg United coach Fadlu Davids says he can have no complaints despite Maritzburg United suffering a defeat to Sundowns at Loftus Versveld.
Mauricio Pochettino reflected with satisfaction on Tottenham Hotspur's win over Brighton and Hove Albion.
Swansea City manager Paul Clement did not enjoy watching his side lose 4-0 to Manchester City.
Jose Mourinho has explained why Henrikh Mkhitaryan has been left out of the Manchester United squad in recent matches.
Southampton manager Mauricio Pellegrino was furious at what he saw in their defeat to Leicester City.
Jose Mourinho admitted that Manchester United defender Eric Bailly may need surgery on a persistent ankle injury.
Pitso Mosimane revealed that his Mamelodi Sundowns side showed their experience in the closing stages of their tough 1-0 win over Maritzburg United.
Goals from Serge Aurier and Son Heung-Min fired Tottenham to a much-needed win against Brighton moving them into fourth place.
Manchester City powered to a Premier League record 15th successive victory as David Silva's double inspired a demolition of rock-bottom Swansea.
Free State Stars stunned with a victory over SuperSport United, despite going down to 10 men in the second-half at Goble Park.
Recap of the English Premiership encounter between Manchester United and AFC Bournemouth at Old Trafford in Manchester.
SuperSport United will begin their quest to reach a second successive CAF Confederation Cup final next year against Angolan or Malawian opponents.
Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has returned to the French capital and will trainafter being allowed to visit Brazil on family matters.
Kaizer Chiefs coach Steve Komphela has confirmed that defenders Kgotso Moleko and Ramahlwe Mphahlele will only return to Premiership action next year.
Dynamos striker Christian Epoupa seems to be moving closer to signing for Bidvest Wits after he turned down a move to Polokwane City.
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SAFA got it right!
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Let's give Baxter a chance...
We needed a foreign coach!
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