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Round-up: Crowds flock to high-standard Football
The standard of Football delivered by London 2012 was so high Brazil's wait for that elusive first Olympic triumph continues despite their strong team after Mexico took men's gold
12th August 2012

Republic of Korea claim Football first
Republic of Korea claimed their first-ever Olympic Games Football medal as they saw off Japan to secure bronze 2-0 at the Millennium Stadium.
10th August 2012

Last-gasp goal earns Canada bronze
Diana Matheson scored a last-minute goal to earn Canada the Olympic women's Football bronze medal at the expense of France at the City of Coventry Stadium.
9th August 2012

USA edge epic semi-final
The USA grabbed a last-gasp extra-time winner to seal their place in the women's Football final for the fifth successive tournament following a 4-3 win over Canada.
6th August 2012

USA women through to semi-finals
Abby Wambach's fourth goal of the tournament helped to fire the USA into the Olympic semi-finals as New Zealand's hopes were dashed by the 2-0 scoreline.
3rd August 2012

Brazil through to quarter-finals
International striker Leandro Damiao inspired 10-man Brazil to a comfortable 3-0 Group C victory over New Zealand to send them into the quarter-finals with a 100 per cent record.
1st August 2012

Neymar stars to send Brazil through
Neymar underlined his status as one of the hottest prospects in world football by scoring a breathtaking free-kick to help Brazil beat Belarus 3-1 at Old Trafford.
29th July 2012

Giggs anger at Senegal tactics as late goal douses home spirits
It was the small motifs which suggested to Stuart Pearce and his players that the notion of a Great Britain football team is one that actually could take root and grow.
27th July 2012

DPR Korea impress against Colombia
DPR Korea got their Olympic campaign off to a winning start in the women's Football competition on Wednesday with a strong showing against Colombia.
26th July 2012

Honduras fight back to draw
A second-half double from Jerry Bengtson was not quite enough to hand Honduras only their second-ever win in the Olympic Games Football competition.
26th July 2012

Five-star Brazil set the standard
Brazil's women went top of Group E as they opened their Olympic campaign in style with a comfortable 5-0 victory over tournament newcomers Cameroon at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.
25th July 2012

Houghton nets winner for Great Britain
Stephanie Houghton gave Great Britain a 1-0 win over New Zealand in the opening match of London 2012 in the women's Football competition in Cardiff.
25th July 2012

Review: Medal favourites off to impressive start
Medal contenders Brazil, USA and Japan kicked off the women's Football competition with victories on the opening day of action at London 2012.
25th July 2012

Japan start with a win
World champions Japan opened their London 2012 account with a win as they edged out Canada 2-1 in Group F of the women's Football competition.
25th July 2012

Powell full of hope for winning start
Team GB women's football coach Hope Powell knows the home side cannot afford to take New Zealand lightly in today's Olympic Games opener at the Millennium Stadium.
24th July 2012

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