updated 10:40 AM EST, Fri December 26, 2014
Soccer fans can unwrap Cristiano Ronaldo and David Beckham underwear for Christmas but why are footballers getting into the bulging market?
Jose Mourinho's Chelsea has the last laugh on London rival West Ham to keep up its relentless pace at the top of the English Premier League with a 2-0 Boxing Day home win as Diego Costa scores his 13th of the season.
CNN associate producer, Duarte Mondonca remembers his countryman who died in January at the age of 71.
It's a story which has taken the English Premier League by storm and persuaded one supermarket to splash out millions on a television commercial -- but did rival armies really turn the killing fields into a football field?
Racism and World Cup
CNN's Amanda Davis asks Alexey Sorokin how racism in Russia might play a role in the 2018 World Cup.