11 Aug 2012
Mexico's key playmaker Giovani dos Santos is out of Saturday's (Sunday 12.00am AEST) Olympic football final against Brazil at Wembley with a knee injury, coach Luis Fernando Tena has confirmed.
10 Aug 2012 A double to Carli Lloyd gave United States its third successive women's Olympic football title with a 2-1 win over Japan in the gold medal match at Wembley Stadium.
10 Aug 2012 Canada women's English born coach John Herdman celebrated clinching an Olympic bronze medal and then challenged his players to "set the bar higher" by winning the 2015 World Cup in their own country.
5 Aug 2012 Great Britain's night of sporting nights ended in heartbreak when the men's football team bowed out of the Olympic quarter-finals in an all too familiar penalty shootout.
4 Aug 2012 Brazil failed in yet another attempt to win a major women's football title, while host Great Britain crashed out of the Olympic Games competition.