Tottenham Hotspur must follow up their reported interest in Klaas-Jan Huntelaar and sign the striker in January if they want to make the top four.
Italy escaped with a narrow 2-1 win over Azerbaijan as Giorgio Chiellini netted at both ends of the pitch, with Sebastian Giovinco proving a difference-maker off the bench.
West Ham United’s Enner Valencia scored a wonderful long range equaliser for Ecuador.
Liverpool youngster Divock Origi netted Belgium’s fourth goal in the 6-0 thrashing of Andorra.
Spain boss Vicente del Bosque has commented on Chelsea striker Diego Costa’s struggles for the national team.
After announcing his international retirement last week, Dirk Kuyt posted a picture on Twitter of him and his children preparing to watch the Netherlands take on Kazakhstan in their Euro 2016 qualifier.
Super-agent Jorge Mendes has ruled out Cristiano Ronaldo moving to Manchester United.
Gordan Strachan has praised Celtic goalkeeper Craig Gordon for the form he has shown at Parkhead.
Spanish fans have voted in favour of Manchester United star David de Gea ahead of Iker Casillas.
The USMNT were forced to settle for a 1-1 draw against Ecuador in Landon Donovan’s farewell match, as a late goal from West Ham striker Enner Valencia cancelled out Mix Diskerud’s fifth-minute strike.