Manchester City midfielder David Silva will miss Sunday's derby against Manchester United and faces up to four weeks out with a knee injury, manager Manuel Pellegrini has confirmed.
This week saw Italy and the Netherlands win through to the final of the European play-offs for the FIFA Women’s World Cup Canada 2015. FIFA.com has the details on their progress and the latest friendlies.
Over the last few months Poland, Slovenia and Slovakia have picked up points against big-name teams to move up in the FIFA/Coca-Cola World Ranking. FIFA.com looks back on recent events.