Brendan Rodgers was born to a Catholic father and a Protestant mother. He quit professional football at the age of 20 due to a knee condition.
Australia will look to take advantage of an Asian Cup gift when they face the United Arab Emirates in the semi-finals on Tuesday.
Lazio will lack firepower up front when they face Milan for the second time in four days in the Coppa Italia.
David Trezeguet has retired from playing football and claims he will join former club Juventus in a promotional capacity.
Chievo defender Nicolas Frey was discharged from hospital on Sunday after suffering a cut to the head in his team's 2-0 loss to Juventus.
Roma midfielder Kevin Strootman's latest injury concern is not "serious" according to coach Rudi Garcia.
Juan Roman Riquelme announced his retirement from football on Sunday, ending speculation he might continue in Paraguay or the United States.
Sporting Lisbon moved within a point of second in the Primeira Liga on Sunday, as Porto stumbled at Maritimo.
Many say that the Real Madrid star’s action is nothing far from football, but considering the nature of the incident and the persona of the player, it could be attributed to an emotional shake up
Red Devils of Congo qualify for last 8 of the African Cup of Nations for the first time in over 30 years. Equatorial Guinea is second with five points
Musa Abdullahi was assistant to Fanny Amun at the 1993 FIFA U-17 World Cup. He managed Nigeria at the Trinidad and Tobago Youth World Cup and served as assistant with the Super Eagles.
La Liga's top sides all had wins on Saturday – but Cristiano Ronaldo saw red for Real Madrid.
As the battle at the top of La Liga intensifies, Neymar insists Barcelona's focus is on themselves and not leaders Real Madrid.
After seeing red in Milan's disappointing defeat at Lazio, Philippe Mexes has issued an apology to the club and his team-mates.