Borislav Mihaylov has resigned as President of the Bulgarian Football Union (BFU) after Prime Minister Boyko Borissov urged him to quit following the racial abuse directed at England's black players during last night's international match in Sofia.
French sports minister Roxana Mărăcineanu has called on European football body UEFA to sanction Turkey after their players executed another military style salute in the Stade de France on Monday night.
FIFA has announced that Simon Thomas, a former UEFA Champions League marketing executive, is joining the organisation as its new chief commercial officer.
The European University Sports Association (EUSA) has held what it describes as a "positive introductory meeting" with UEFA at the European football governing body’s headquarters in Nyon in Switzerland.
Kazakhstan, Lithuania, Moldova and Turkey secured their place in the last 16 of the UEFA European qualifier for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup in Moscow.
Hosts Russia breezed into the last 16 of the UEFA European qualifier for the FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.