Cesar had not trained at full strength since getting hurt in a warmup game against Zimbabwe on June 2,when he fell awkwardly.
Cameroon coach Paul Le Guen is publicly backing Samuel Eto'o despite the star striker's threats to quit the team.
The Italian coach has not told his team what formation they will play in Monday's World Cup Group F opener against Paraguay.
Alex Frei is doubtful for their opening World Cup game against Spain next week after hurting his right ankle in training.
A Portuguese photographer was held up at gunpoint early Wednesday and two other journalists were also robbed at the same World Cup hotel. Antonio Simoes said he woke around 4 a.m.
Losing the captains armband for his off field antics has made no difference to John Terrys approach to the game and he still behaves like he is in charge of the team while playing.
Didier Drogba will rejoin the Ivory Coast World Cup squad after weekend surgery on a fractured arm.
Injury-free Argentina are in better shape than Nigeria ahead of the teams World Cup Group B opener on Saturday,central defender Martin Demichelis said.
Netherlands coach Bert van Marwijk will keep Arjen Robben in his World Cup squad after the wingers hamstring injury proved less serious than first thought following a scan on Sunday.
In injured captain Rio Ferdinand's absence,Ledley King is ready to realise his World Cup dreams.
Lampard reckons that his teams patchy form ahead of the World Cup in South Africa will have no negative impact on how they perform during the tournament.
Over the last eighty years,the World Cup has produced some of footballs biggest shocks.
England left-back Ashley Cole has made it clear that the Three Lions are strong enough to win the World Cup,and be at the centre of the ultimate showpiece occasion in South Africas Soccer City on July 11.
Police say two hotel workers stole money from members of Colombias football team,which is in South Africa for a friendly against the World Cup host.
An Aussie cheergirl could end up becoming the first Australian woman to play gridiron in the Lingerie Football League in the US.
Denmark coach Morten Olsen has finalized his 23-man World Cup squad by dropping four players.
France leave their picturesque base with their 23-man squad for South Africa in a relaxed and confident mood.
Triesman leaves FA reeling from yet another scandal.
Chelsea won a dramatic FA Cup final 1-0 and clinch their first League and Cup Double.
FILA president Raphael Martinetti took a swipe at the organisers of the 2010 Commonwealth Games after technical and policing issues marred the Senior Asian Wrestling Championship....
West Indian women's cricketers are determined to make up for the men team what they need is support from the cricket-crazy Caribbean people.
Former Australian spinner Shane Warne has hailed off-spinner Nathan Hauritz as one of world cricket's most improved players.
Former Pakistan captain Shoaib Malik has signed up with English county side Lancashire for the team's upcoming domestic Twenty20 season.
Keen to give India enough opportunities to maintain their number one Test ranking,BCCI has requested CA to replace a seven-match One-day series with two Tests and three ODIs.
Tiger Woods forged no bonds post-marriage to Elin,at least that seems to be the message his actions are sending.