Russia has been banned from the world's top sporting events for four years, including the next Summer and Winter Olympics and football's 2022 World Cup, for tampering with doping tests.
There are plenty of ways you can lose a football game: a flimsy defence, an attack that lacks firepower, one lapse in concentration or a game plan that missed the mark.
A petition has started concerning the controversial game between Southern United and Tasman at the start of last month.
The police commander in charge of operations at the Hillsborough football stadium crush has been found not guilty of manslaughter.
Captain Steven Taylor pulled off heroic touches at both ends of the park as Wellington Phoenix bagged their first win of the A-League season, 2-1 over Brisbane Roar.
Manchester City returned to winning ways with a 2-1 success over Chelsea on Saturday at the Etihad Stadium, ending the Londoners' run of six straight wins.
Twenty years ago, Dunedin played a key role as New Zealand hosted a Fifa tournament for the first time.