Borussia Dortmund star Jude Bellingham is still just 17 but is showing signs that he could become the most complete midfielder ever.
Aston Villa's Tyrone Mings became the latest footballer to receive racial abuse on social media, urging his followers to "fight for change."
Trent Alexander-Arnold's recent international omission could be the catalyst for a reinvention that would benefit him, Liverpool and England.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes Trent Alexander-Arnold has nothing to prove to England boss Gareth Southgate.
Frank Lampard has revealed he turned down "flattering opportunities" after being sacked by Chelsea but is "very keen" on finding another club.
The English Football Association led tributes to Prince Philip following his death aged 99.
Jose Mourinho has insisted he will not "play that game" of speculating on Harry Kane's future.
With time running out for teams to prepare, the international break was a good time to look at the Euro 2020 contenders. How are they doing?
England defeated Poland 2-1 to stay two points clear atop Group I, but John Stones' latest blunder won't ease concerns in England over the defence.
England remained on top of Group I with a 2-1 victory against Poland in UEFA World Cup qualifying on Wednesday.
Gareth Southgate says Harry Kane will not be distracted by ongoing speculation over his Tottenham Hotspur future at this summer's Euro 2020 finals.
Ronaldo, Portugal right to be angry about VAR, Kane stars for England, Germany show their best and worst
Ronaldo and Portugal were furious at their 2-2 draw in Serbia, though their focus was the wrongfully disallowed late goal. They have a point, too.
Ireland slumped to one of their worst defeats, losing 1-0 to Luxembourg. We run down the biggest shock defeats for major footballing nations.