Australia’s women’s football team, the Matildas, have struck a historic deal which will see them earn equal pay and entitlements on many key measures. Football Federation Australia (FFA) said it means the top male and female players will be on the same pay scale.
Eintracht Frankfurt fans have been banned from entering the Belgium city of Liege for Thursday’s Europa League group game against Standard Liege. UEFA banned Eintracht from selling tickets to its fans for the game, after crowd trouble in their 1-0 away win against Vitoria Guimaraes on 3 October.
Supporters of Tunisia’s Club Africain have donated more than US$450,000 in one day as they battle to save the financially-troubled club – including one blind fan who chose to forego the medicine he had been saving in order to help his beloved team.