Zouma has yet to start a Premier League game under Antonio Conte this season and is keen to get his career back on track with the World Cup taking place next summer.
The iconic Red Devils boss sugar coats the predicament saying winning Europe's second-tier prize is an opportunity.
Manchester City have been fined 35,000 pounds by the English FA after they accepted a misconduct charge for the way their players reacted to a 50th minute penalty in the 1-1 Premier League draw with Liverpool on March 20.
Striker Mehdi Taremi is adamant that Tuesday’s FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 Asian Qualifiers against China will be no easy ride for undefeated Group A leaders Islamic Republic of Iran due to the East Asians’ recent resurgence under coach Marcello Lippi.
Chinese investors set to buy AC Milan have created a new company structure in Luxembourg to finalise acquisition of the Serie A soccer club, a spokesman for the consortium said on Saturday.
The widespread outpouring of emotion following Thursday night's World Cup qualification victory over South Korea should settle any lingering questions over whether China has or will ever truly take to football.
Netherlands coach Danny Blind was sacked on Sunday, less than 24 hours after a 2-0 defeat away to Bulgaria left the team floundering in fourth place in World Cup qualifying Group A.
Michael O'Neill's team keep their grip on play-off spot after important win.
Fulham striker is maligned and was booed when he came off the bench, but has kept Tartan Army's slim World Cup qualification hopes alive.
Jermain Defoe made a goalscoring return to the international stage as England saw off Lithuania 2-0 in a low-key World Cup Qualifier at Wembley.
World champions Germany cruised to a comfortable 4-1 victory over Azerbaijan on Sunday to stay on track for a spot in next year's World Cup in Russia after opening up a seven-point lead in Group C.
China's hope to qualify for the 2018 World Cup has been rekindled as Italian coach Marcello Lippi led Team Dragon to a 1-0 home win here on Thursday.
As clubs take a break over the international break, the state of play atop the Power Rankings remains much the same. But watch out for Monaco...
A Paulinho brace helped Brazil to a 4-1 victory over Uruguay in a clash of the top two teams in CONMEBOL World Cup qualifying on Thursday.
China beat South Korea 1-0 on Thursday to keep alive their slim hopes of qualifying for next year's World Cup with only their second ever win over their Asian rivals.
Most Chinese fans believe it would be one of the biggest tests for Marcello Lippi in his career when China face South Korea in a vital World Cup qualifier but the Italian World Cup winning coach showed full confidence in his players on Wednesday.
He has already been thrust into the spotlight having turned down offers from Paris Saint-Germain and Manchester City, and it seems Kylian Mbappe will need to become used to this sort of interest as the race for his signature heats up again before the summer.
Spain, Germany, England and Italy are confirmed as the top four associations in the UEFA club rankings after this season, with France and Russia in fifth and sixth respectively ahead of Portugal.
Scotland were held to a 1-1 draw by Canada during an international friendly on Wednesday ahead of their World Cup Qualifier with Slovenia.
Lukas Podolski signed off his international career with a sensational strike as Germany inflicted England's first defeat under Gareth Southgate with a 1-0 win in Dortmund on Wednesday.
Asia's third qualifying round for the 2018 FIFA World Cup Russia™ picks up pace as the competition passes halfway on Thursday.
French champions to offer under-fire chief a way out of his Gunners misery with chance to replace Unai Emery.
Eden Hazard, Dele Alli, Troy Deeney, Ryan Shawcross and Harry Maguire's shirts were used to present the new kit fonts on Twitter.
Numbers never tell the whole story in football, but LaLiga's facts and figures throw up some interesting names from an action-packed season so far.
The summer of 2017 is set to put Real Madrid through a number of high profile challenges as Zinedine Zidane comes up against Jose Mourinho, Pep Guardiola, and Barcelona.
The Camp Nou will be able to enjoy the talents of Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta for several more years, according to Barcelona sporting director Robert Fernandez.
Real Madrid are weighing up a move for Manchester City defender Nicolas Otamendi.
The Miami Heat’s Hassan Whiteside and the Portland Trail Blazers’ Damian Lillard today were named NBA Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Monday, March 13 through Sunday, March 19.
Teams will play in Shenzhen, Shanghai in early October.
Even if Francesco Totti's 25-year playing career with Roma comes to an end this summer, his long association with his only professional club will not.