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Ghana send Muntari and Boateng home from World Cup 'for indiscipline'

Sulley Muntari and Kevin-Prince Boateng have been expelled from Ghana's World Cup squad for disciplinary problems. The announcement comes just hours before Ghana play Portugal in their crucial final game in Group D.

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Wayne Rooney: Welbeck will be fit for Italy game

Wayne Rooney has revealed that his fellow Manchester United forward Danny Welbeck will be available for Saturday's World Cup opener against Italy.

Wayne Rooney taking questions at today's press conference in Rio.

There had been concerns over Welbeck after he limped out of a training session on Tuesday with what appeared to be a leg injury.

Rooney told a press conference in Rio: "Danny will be fine, I'm sure he'll be ready for Saturday, he's just nor risked anythign today in training but he'll train on Friday and he'll be available for Saturday, I'm sure."

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