Christoph Kramer of Germany challenges Ikechi Anya of Scotland during the EURO 2016 Group D qualifying match between Germany and Scotland at Signal Iduna Park on September 7, 2014 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)

A proposal allowing for a three-minute stoppage if a player suffers a suspected concussion will be discussed this week by Fifa’s Executive Committee.(...)

Spurs’ Hugo Lloris, who was allowed to overrule his club doctor and return to the pitch having sustained a serious head injury in collision with Everton’s Romelu Lukaku, was truly shocking. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA Wire.

Players losing consciousness or suffering concussion will not be allowed to play on next season after the Football Association set out strict guidelin(...)

 Christoph Kramer of Germany lies dazed on the pitch during the  World Cup final but got up and continued to play for a further 13 minutes before finally coming off. Photograph: EPA.

Fifpro, the world players’ union, has accused Fifa of failing to protect players during the World Cup over its treatment of concussion and said footb(...)

Italy’s Mario Balotelli has courted more controversy with gun photograph.

Italy striker Mario Balotelli has stoked more controversy by publishing a picture of himself on Instagram pointing a gun at the camera with the messag(...)

 Luis Suarez: did something against England that superficially resembled Maradona’s immortal feat in 1986.

It might come as a surprise to those who automatically associate the word “Fifa” with bland corporate mediocrity to hear that the official Fifa movie (...)

Uruguay’s  Alvaro Pereira  lies unconscious on the pitch  after a collision with England’s Raheem Sterling during the World Cup  Group D game at the Arena Corinthians in Sao Paulo. Photograph: Sebastiao Moreira/EPA

World players’ union FIFPro has called for an investigation into Fifa’s concussion protocol after Uruguay’s Alvaro Pereira was allowed to play on desp(...)