An exciting year of sport has set up a fascinating contest for the 2015 Laureus World Team of the Year Award, including a classic football battle the triumphant Germany FIFA World Cup Team v Real Madrid, winner of a record tenth European Cup/Champions League. Six Nominees for the prestigious Award will be announced on
Jan. 10 – The passing of Portuguese football legend Eusebio and German footballer Thomas Hitzlsperger coming out as gay had social media users talking this week. Compiled by Nicole Bennett.
November 17 – AFC Asian Cup qualifying… Cruzeiro win Brazilian title… Cartan and World Football INSIDER partner, Guangzhou win AFC Champions League, and more in this week’s round-up of press releases from the world of football.