Jurgen Klinsmann said USA players “made the country proud” with their performance against Belgium.
Marc Wilmots assures Belgium “thoroughly deserved” their 2-1 victory over the USA in extra time.
Tim Howard performed heroics to force extra time, but Belgium eventually broke USA 2-1 and will face Argentina in the quarters.
It’s reported Raphael Varane spent the night in hospital for dehydration after France’s game with Nigeria.
Mario ‘Il Falco’ Ferri struck again with a pitch invasion during Belgium-USA and a message for shot Napoli fan Ciro Esposito.
Bologna have named ex-Cagliari boss Diego Lopez as their new Coach.
Ottmar Hitzfeld retired after Switzerland’s last-gasp defeat to Argentina. “I am proud of my career.”
Blerim Dzemaili explained what happened when he hit the upright in the last moments of Switzerland’s defeat to Argentina.
Inter have officially bought the remaining 50 per cent of Algeria midfielder Saphir Taider from Bologna.
Stephan Lichtsteiner shouldered some of the blame for the goal that allowed Argentina to eliminate Switzerland.
Angel Di Maria believes Argentina “deserved to win” their heart-stopping extra time game with Switzerland.
Alejandro Sabella confessed Argentina were “lucky” to beat Switzerland in extra time for a World Cup quarter-final spot.
Torino have officially signed Italy Under-21 midfielder Marco Benassi in a co-ownership deal with Inter.
Belgium and USA have injuries to contend with as they face off in the last Round of 16 fixture.
Argentina were 120 seconds away from penalties when Angel Di Maria scored the winner and Switzerland also hit the woodwork.
Torino have officially taken Omar El Kaddouri back on loan from Napoli with option to buy permanently.
Verona have officially signed Greek international Lazaros Christodoulopoulos from Bologna.
Mexico World Cup goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa “has not received any concrete offers,” warned his agent.
Napoli’s talks for Maxime Gonalons have formally ended, as Lyon announced “he has decided to stay here.”
Alberto Zaccheroni quit the Japan job and confessed “retirement is an option” at this stage.
Napoli have officially signed Kalidou Koulibaly, plus renewed with Roberto Colombo and Giandomenico Mesto.
Giovanni Trapattoni warned Mario Balotelli “is potentially a champion, but not a real Champion.”
Carlos Carmona confirmed he has a deal with Sevilla, while Atalanta officially sign Nicolò Cherubin from Bologna.
The World Cup is over for Milan and Netherlands midfielder Nigel De Jong, who suffered a groin strain.
As expected, Andrea Barzagli will be out for three months after undergoing surgery on his heel.
Lazio and Nigeria midfielder Ogenyi Onazi forgave Blaise Matuidi for a horror tackle, but there are mixed reports on a fracture.
Napoli’s Gonzalo Higuain lines up once again in Argentina’s starting eleven to face Switzerland this afternoon.
Holland’s Arjen Robben admits the possible absence of Nigel De Jong from the Dutch line-up could be a big loss.
Emanuele Giaccherini has backed Antonio Conte to succeed Cesare Prandelli as Italy’s national team Coach.
Juventus have released a statement confirming they have signed Stefano Sturaro from Genoa.
Barcelona sporting director Andoni Zubizarreta says the club are not interested in signing Arturo Vidal or Paul Pogba.
Ex-Milan defender Alessandro Costacurta is delighted that Rossoneri Coach Pippo Inzaghi appears set to keep Riccardo Saponara.
Former Milan player Giovanni Lodetti believes it would be crazy to sign Verona’s Juan Iturbe for a fee of €25m.
New Torino signing Josef Martinez says he cannot wait to get started with pre-season training with the Granata.
It is reported that Roma have agreed to sell defender Mehdi Benatia to English champions Manchester City.