Malone leaves Cherries for Lions

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 8:55 pm

Scott Malone leaves Bournemouth for Millwall, with Josh McQuoid moving in the opposite direction.

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VIDEO: Williams relishes Baa-Baas clash

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 7:55 pm

Scrum-half Lloyd Williams made a winning appearance for the Barbarians against Wales 12 months ago. Now he is looking forward to facing the invitation club for his country in Saturday’s encounter at the Millennium Stadium..

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VIDEO: Wales have depth – Jenkins

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 7:54 pm

Wales kicking coach Neil Jenkins says they are “lucky” to have strength in depth as they prepare for Tests against the Barbarians in Cardiff and Australia in Brisbane on successive weekends.

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Torres in great shape, says Reina

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 7:31 pm

Fernando Torres in “best shape for a while” ahead of Euro 2012, according to his Spain team-mate Pepe Reina.

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Woman ‘forced to grope Bramble’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 6:54 pm

Sunderland defender Titus Bramble “forced” a woman’s hand into his groin while they were in a taxi together, a court hears.

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VIDEO: Blazer ‘may have acted unlawfully’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 6:08 pm

BBC Sport’s Richard Conway explains how Fifa executive committee member Chuck Blazer may have acted unlawfully over a multi-million dollar TV rights contract.

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VIDEO: Blazer ‘may have acted unlawfully’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 6:08 pm

BBC Sport’s Richard Conway explains how Fifa executive committee member Chuck Blazer may have acted unlawfully over a multi-million dollar TV rights contract.

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Swindon ‘apologised’ for Di Canio

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 5:31 pm

Swindon Town privately admit that a comment made by manager Paolo Di Canio to a player was “inappropriate”.

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Ospreys’ title win ‘boosts’ Wales

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:17 pm

Neil Jenkins welcomes the boost to Wales provided by the Ospreys’ Pro12 title win against European champions Leinster.

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Fifa executive’s payments ‘unlawful’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:10 pm

Fifa’s Chuck Blazer may have acted unlawfully over a multi-million dollar TV rights contract, lawyers say.

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Saints’ £7m striker bid accepted

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:09 pm

Burnley accept a £7m bid from Southampton for striker Jay Rodriguez, who scored 21 goals in the Championship last season.

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Derby’s Glick gets Man City role

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:00 pm

Manchester City appoint Derby CEO Tom Glick as their new chief commercial and operating officer.

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Derby’s Glick gets Man City role

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 4:00 pm

Manchester City appoint Derby CEO Tom Glick as their new chief commercial and operating officer.

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Hodgson can inspire at Euro 2012

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 3:56 pm

Phil Jagielka insists Roy Hodgson can provide the “missing ingredient” England need at Euro 2012.

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Halt Italian football, says PM

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 3:55 pm

Professional football in Italy should be suspended for up to three years after a match-fixing row, Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti suggests.

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Halt Italian football, says PM

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 3:55 pm

Professional football in Italy should be suspended for up to three years after a match-fixing row, Italian Prime Minister Mario Monti suggests.

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Nottingham exodus sees seven exit

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 3:50 pm

Nottingham release seven players including Ayoola Erinle but scrum-half Sean Romans agrees a new one-year contract.

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Reading takeover finally complete

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 3:13 pm

Reading announce that the takeover of the club by Russian tycoon Anton Zingarevich has finally been completed.

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Wasps seal deal for Sharks’ Bell

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:53 pm

Young Sale Sharks fly-half Tommy Bell secures a move to Premiership rivals Wasps, where he will join brother Chris.

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VIDEO: Jagielka delight at making squad

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:45 pm

Everton defender Phil Jagielka talks of his delight at making England’s 23-man European Championship squad, having being promoted from the standby list to replace the injured Gareth Barry.

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VIDEO: Jagielka delight at making squad

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:45 pm

Everton defender Phil Jagielka talks of his delight at making England’s 23-man European Championship squad.

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Campbell racism claims ‘insolent’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:43 pm

Ukraine Euro 2012 director hits back after ex-England player Sol Campbell warns fans not to travel to the tournament.

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Campbell racism claims ‘insolent’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:43 pm

Ukraine Euro 2012 director hits back after ex-England player Sol Campbell warns fans not to travel to the tournament.

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Woman ‘forced to grope Bramble’

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:41 pm

Sunderland defender Titus Bramble “forced” a woman’s hands into his groin while they were in a taxi together, a court hears.

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Rangers’ administrators issue CVA

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 2:05 pm

Rangers’ administrators Duff & Phelps issue an offer to creditors for a company voluntary arrangement.

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Wolves needed a ‘refresh’ – Ward

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 1:13 pm

Wolves defender Stephen Ward admits that the appointment of Stale Solbakken as manager could be the “freshening up” they need.

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Stevens out of South Africa tour

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 12:39 pm

England prop Matt Stevens has pulled out of England’s upcoming tour to South Africa after picking up a shoulder injury.

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Jeremy Guscott Q&A

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 12:31 pm

Former England centre on title winners Harlequins and Ospreys, the home nations’ chances on this summer’s tours and other topics

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Quake tremors at Republic’s base

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 12:16 pm

Tremors from an earthquake in northern Italy have been felt in the town where the Republic of Ireland football squad is based ahead of Euro 2012.

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Sheffield United release Simonsen

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 11:58 am

Sheffield United goalkeeper Steve Simonsen confirms to BBC Radio Sheffield that he is being released by the club this summer.

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Balotelli made Italy number nine

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 11:50 am

Italy coach Cesare Prandelli gives Manchester City striker Mario Balotelli the squad number nine for Euro 2012.

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Leeds Utd reveal investment talks

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 11:14 am

Leeds United confirm that talks are taking place with potential investors in the club.

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Leeds Utd reveal investment talks

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 11:14 am

Leeds United confirm that talks are taking place with potential investors in the club.

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VIDEO: Live – England news conference

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 11:12 am

Live – England news conference with manager Roy Hodgson to confirm his squad selection for Euro 2012.

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RFU wanted Bristol win – Davies

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 10:45 am

Cornish Pirates boss Ian Davies claims the RFU hoped Bristol would gain promotion to the Premiership.

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England confirm final Euro squad

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 10:32 am

Injury doubts Danny Welbeck and Glen Johnson are included in Roy Hodgson’s 23-man England squad.

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Rangers upbeat over CVA proposal

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 10:10 am

Rangers’ administrators are still unable to reveal their company voluntary arrangement, but remain positive of its acceptance.

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Gareth Delve reveals Toulon talks

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 9:47 am

Wales international Gareth Delve admits he could leave the Melbourne Rebels in Australia and is in talks with Toulon.

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Rangers upbeat over CVA proposal

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 9:19 am

Rangers’ administrators are still unable to reveal their company voluntary arrangement, but remain positive of its acceptance.

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Dawes warning over London Welsh

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 8:32 am

London Welsh president John Dawes says the club will “take it to the ultimate” as they fight for Premiership promotion.

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Jones signed by Leicester Tigers

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 7:49 am

Guernsey rugby player Luke Jones is signed by Leicester Tigers academy.

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Ramsey happy with Wales progress

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 7:17 am

Wales are moving in the right direction under manager Chris Coleman despite their 2-0 defeat to Mexico says captain Aaron Ramsey.

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Swansea keen on Spurs’ Dos Santos

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 6:42 am

Swansea City look to bring Tottenham’s Mexican forward Giovani Dos Santos to the Liberty Stadium on a loan deal.

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Hazard set for Chelsea transfer

Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at 6:30 am

Lille midfielder Eden Hazard looks set to sign for Chelsea after announcing he is joining the ‘Champions League winner’.

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VIDEO: Powell wonder goal wows Wembley

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 10:51 pm

Nick Powell’s stunning volley sets Crewe Alexandra on their way to League Two play-off final delight as they defeat Cheltenham at Wembley to win promotion.

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Cacau left out of Germany squad

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 9:32 pm

Germany coach Joachim Loew leaves Brazilian-born forward Cacau out of the 23-man squad he will take to Euro 2012.

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Glorious Ospreys banish gloom

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:58 pm

Ospreys’ Pro12 final win offers hope after a tough season for Welsh regional rugby

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Fifa appoints human rights lawyer

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 8:20 pm

Fifa is set to appoint top human rights lawyer Luis Moreno Ocampo as the first head of the ethics committee’s investigations arm.

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VIDEO: Best moments of Euro 1992

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 6:09 pm

It was dramatic, it was delightful, it was Denmark! The Danes were given just over a week’s notice to get a squad prepared for the European Championships in Sweden in 1992 and went on to become champions.

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Cech signs four-year Chelsea deal

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 5:22 pm

Goalkeeper Petr Cech commits his future to Chelsea by signing a new four-year contract with the Premier League club.

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Winger Wade signs new Wasps deal

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 4:54 pm

Winger Christian Wade signs a contract extension to stay at Adams Park with Wasps until the summer of 2015.

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Ospreys dismiss financial fears

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 4:22 pm

Ospreys say that a winding up order issued against the Welsh rugby region over unpaid tax will be “resolved shortly”.

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My future is at Chelsea – Torres

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 4:20 pm

Fernando Torres says Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich has convinced him to stay at the club.

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FA’s youth plans given go ahead

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 3:21 pm

FA shareholders vote in favour of making small-sided formats for certain age-groups mandatory in grassroots shake up.

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Shevchenko plays down Euro fears

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 3:21 pm

Former Chelsea striker Andriy Shevchenko says there is “no real problem” with racism in Ukraine ahead of Euro 2012.

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Bramble ‘assaulted woman in taxi’

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 2:58 pm

Sunderland footballer Titus Bramble groped a woman in a club before repeatedly sexually assaulting another in a taxi, a court hears.

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Aguero is committed to Man City

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 2:16 pm

Sergio Aguero dismisses reports linking him with Real Madrid, saying he plans to see out his Manchester City contract.

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Italy confronts match-fixing problem

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 2:12 pm

The BBC’s Alan Johnston, in Rome, assesses how damaging the latest arrests might be to the game of football in Italy.

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Striker Carroll praised by Taylor

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 2:07 pm

Former England boss Graham Taylor praises Liverpool striker Andy Carroll’s performance in England’s 1-0 friendly win over Norway.

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Rugby mourns Gloucester’s Brain

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 1:48 pm

Rugby pays tribute to Gloucester’s former player and coach John Brain, following his death on Sunday aged 51.

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Phillips backs Scots to recover

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 1:37 pm

Scotland winger Matt Phillips insists Craig Levein’s side can “move on” from their 5-1 defeat by the United States.

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Swansea agree fee for Sigurdsson

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 11:37 am

Iceland midfielder Gylfi Sigurdsson will undergo a medical this week after agreeing personal terms with Swansea.

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Tindall open to Gloucester offers

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 11:31 am

Former England captain Mike Tindall admits he would like to return to Gloucester despite being released by the club at the end of the season.

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Survival our priority – Grayson

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 11:23 am

Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson says the newly-promoted club’s main aim for next season is to ensure survival.

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Survival our priority – Grayson

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 11:23 am

Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson says the newly-promoted club’s main aim for next season is to ensure survival.

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Vickery to join Worcester staff

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 11:15 am

Worcester bring in former England captain Phil Vickery to join the backroom staff at Sixways as assistant coach.

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Simonsen laments career low point

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 10:30 am

Sheffield United goalkeeper Steve Simonsen says the time since his penalty miss in the play-off final has been “horrendous”.

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Lazio captain arrested by police

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 10:02 am

Lazio’s Stefano Mauri is arrested by match-fixing investigators, as Antonio Conte and Domenico Criscito are questioned.

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AUDIO: Campbell warns fans not to travel

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 9:04 am

Former England defender Sol Campbell warns fans not to risk travelling to Euro 2012 due to entrenched racism and violence in host countries Poland and Ukraine.

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Staying up was Crewe aim – Davis

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 7:44 am

Crewe boss Steve Davis, who saw his side promoted to League One on Sunday, reveals his mandate when taking over in November was avoiding the drop.

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Sol Campbell warns Euro 2012 fans

Monday, May 28, 2012 at 6:28 am

Former England footballer Sol Campbell says racism in Ukraine and Poland could endanger fans travelling to Euro 2012.

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VIDEO: Huddersfield win epic shoot-out

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 11:00 pm

Huddersfield are promoted to the Championship after they win an incredible penalty shoot-out against Sheffield United in the League One play-off final at Wembley.

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Coleman hopes for Mexico boost

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 10:30 pm

Defeat to Mexico will ultimately be a positive for Wales ahead of their World Cup qualifiers believes Wales manager Chris Coleman.

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Mexico 2-0 Wales

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 9:12 pm

Wales manager Chris Coleman’s first game in charge ends in disappointment as Aldo de Nigris gives Mexico a 2-0 victory.

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Crewe prepare for Powell offers

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 8:21 pm

Crewe manager Steve Davis expects to receive a bid for play-off final hero Nick Powell in the next week.

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Yates predicts Cheltenham rise

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 8:20 pm

Cheltenham Town manager Mark Yates believes the club will come back stronger next season after their 2-0 play-off final defeat by Crewe.

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VIDEO: Coach Gatland knits Wales scarf

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:54 pm

Wales coach Warren Gatland knits a scarf for his sister and has been riding on a mobility scooter during his recovery from a double heel fracture suffered in a domestic accident in New Zealand.

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VIDEO: Best moments of Euro 1988

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:28 pm

BBC Sport takes a look back at Euro 1988 in West Germany, when Netherlands were special, England were awful and the shirts were memorable.

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Ospreys among Euro best – Shane

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:24 pm

Shane Williams says Ospreys proved they are one of the Europe’s best sides by beating Heinken Cup champions Leinster to win the Pro12 title.

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Gloucester Rugby ‘stalwart’ dies

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 5:14 pm

Gloucester Rugby Club describes the death of former player and coach John Brain as “desperately sad news”.

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Pro12: Leinster 30-31 Ospreys

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 4:55 pm

Shane Williams scores late on to help seal a memorable Pro12 final win over European champions Leinster in Dublin.

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Borussia stars make Poland squad

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 4:26 pm

Borussia Dortmund’s Robert Lewandowski, Jakub Blaszczykowski and Lukasz Piszczek are included in co-host Poland’s 23-man squad for Euro 2012.

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Cheltenham 0-2 Crewe

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 4:24 pm

Nick Powell’s spectacular volley sets Crewe on their way to a 2-0 win over Cheltenham in the League Two play-off final.

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England 57-26 Barbarians

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 3:22 pm

Chris Ashton scores a hat-trick and Jonathan Joseph crosses twice as England thrash the Barbarians at Twickenham.

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Trapattoni ‘not stuck in past’

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 1:38 pm

Republic of Ireland boss Giovanni Trapattoni says his ability to keep pace with football developments has been key to his success.

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England worry over Barry injury

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 12:48 pm

Midfielder Gareth Barry is a major doubt for England’s Euro 2012 campaign, and is awaiting a scan on his injured groin.

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Born-again Quins reach redemption

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 12:22 pm

Premiership champions Harlequins complete their resurrection from the Bloodgate scandal with their first English title

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Torres earns place in Spain squad

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 12:19 pm

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is included in defending champions Spain’s 23-man squad for Euro 2012.

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Gatland ‘fit’ for 2013 Lions tour

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 11:00 am

Wales boss Warren Gatland dismisses fears that his heel injuries could prevent him from coaching the 2013 Lions in Australia.

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Gatland ‘fit’ for 2013 Lions tour

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 11:00 am

Wales boss Warren Gatland dismisses fears that his heel injuries could prevent him from coaching the 2013 Lions in Australia.

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Levein bemoans lack of Scots edge

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 9:35 am

Scotland boss Craig Levein admits his players looked like a team with nothing to play for as they crashed to a 5-1 defeat to the United States.

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Scotland humbled by US in Florida

Sunday, May 27, 2012 at 7:40 am

Craig Levein suffers his heaviest defeat as Scotland manager as the United States run out easy winners in Jacksonville.

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VIDEO: England can play better – Gerrard

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 10:42 pm

Captain Steven Gerrard says there are a lot of positives to take from England’s 1-0 win over Norway, but admits he knows “they can play better”.

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VIDEO: England can play better – Gerrard

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 10:42 pm

Captain Steven Gerrard says there are a lot of positives to take from England’s 1-0 win over Norway, but admits he knows “they can play better”.

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Norway 0-1 England

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 9:31 pm

Roy Hodgson kicks off his England managerial reign with a 1-0 victory over Norway in a warm-up match for Euro 2012.

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VIDEO: Hodgson encouraged by winning start

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 9:25 pm

Roy Hodgson is “very satisfied” after his reign as England manager begins with a 1-0 victory over Norway at the Ullevaal Stadium in Oslo.

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Grayson credits predecessor Clark

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 9:18 pm

Huddersfield Town boss Simon Grayson credits former manager Lee Clark after they were promoted to the Championship.

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Wilson stands by keeper Simonsen

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 9:09 pm

Sheffield United manager Danny Wilson defends goalkeeper Steve Simonsen after his missed penalty proved decisive in the League One play-off final.

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Coleman will realise Wales dream

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 8:33 pm

New manager Chris Coleman is set to realise his dream when his Wales side face Mexico at the MetLife Stadium in New York.

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Injured Fahey out of Irish squad

Saturday, May 26, 2012 at 8:26 pm

Keith Fahey is forced out of the Republic of Ireland’s Euro 2012 squad with ex-Derby player Paul Green called up as a replacement.

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