VIDEO: Odemwingie made a mistake – Redknapp

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:56 pm

QPR manager Harry Redknapp says Peter Odemwingie’s decision to drive to Loftus Road despite not having a move sanctioned by West Brom was “a mistake” by the striker.

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QPR spending is ‘massive gamble’

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:52 pm

BBC Sport’s panel of experts analyse where QPR stand after the January transfer window and the long-term implications

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Phillips & Dobbie move to Palace

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:44 pm

Crystal Palace sign veteran striker Kevin Phillips from Blackpool and Brighton’s Stephen Dobbie on loan deals.

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VIDEO: Bye bye Balotelli – a tribute to Mario

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:43 pm

BBC Sport reflects on Mario Balotelli’s turbulent three years at Manchester City following his £19m transfer to AC Milan.

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VIDEO: AFCON’s most outrageous hairstyles

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:39 pm

Peter Okwoche takes a look at some of the more unusual hairstyles that are inspiring copycat cuts during the Africa Cup of Nations.

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Jenas moves from Tottenham to QPR

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:39 pm

QPR secure the signing of midfielder Jermaine Jenas on an 18-month deal from Tottenham Hotspur.

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Club-by-club: Who is in and who is out

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:37 pm

A club-by-club guide to the deals done during the January transfer window.

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Arsenal sign Monreal from Malaga

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:37 pm

Arsenal confirm the signing of Malaga left-back Nacho Monreal for around £10m, subject to the completion of formalities.

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Newcastle terminate Xisco’s deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:17 pm

Newcastle striker Xisco leaves the club after 11 games by mutual consent and joins Spanish side Cordoba.

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Leicester 2-1 Wolves

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:16 pm

Leicester City increase their automatic promotion chances as David Nugent’s goal condemns Wolves to another defeat.

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Hibs do Done deal with Barnsley

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:15 pm

Hibs sign Barnsley winger Matt Done on loan until the end of the season.

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Hibs do Done deal with Barnsley

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:15 pm

Hibs sign Barnsley winger Matt Done on loan until the end of the season.

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Celtic’s Doyle loan bid rejected

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:03 pm

Celtic have a bid to sign Kevin Doyle on loan from Wolves turned down as the Glasgow club retain Gary Hooper.

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Stoke sign England keeper Butland

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:02 pm

Stoke City sign England goalkeeper Jack Butland from Birmingham City for £3.5m and loan him straight back to Blues.

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Milan’s Emanuelson joins Fulham

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:02 pm

Fulham complete the signing of AC Milan’s Dutch international midfielder Urby Emanuelson on loan for the rest of the season.

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Stoke’s Upson loaned to Brighton

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:57 pm

Championship club Brighton sign Stoke City centre-back Matthew Upson on loan for the remainder of the season.

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Villa take Spurs’ Dawkins on loan

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:29 pm

Aston Villa take striker Simon Dawkins on loan from Premier League rivals Tottenham Hotspur until the end of the season.

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Diarra leaves West Ham for Rennes

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:11 pm

West Ham’s Alou Diarra joins French club Rennes on loan for rest of the season five months after moving to Upton Park

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Twelvetrees inspired by heroes

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:00 pm

Billy Twelvetrees says he will be inspired by his rugby heroes when he makes his England debut against Scotland on Saturday

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Leeds snap up Warnock and Habibou

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:59 pm

Leeds sign Aston Villa’s Stephen Warnock on an undisclosed deal and Mouhamadou Habib Habibou on loan from SV Zulte Warehem.

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Stoke complete £2.5m Shea deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:55 pm

Stoke complete a deal for Brek Shea after the United States international was given a work permit.

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Is Beckham move a ‘media stunt’?

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:48 pm

French football writer Matt Spiro looks at whether David Beckham’s impact at PSG will be more likely to come off the pitch than on it

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Saints sign duo as Moon departs

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:57 pm

St Johnstone sign Mehdi Abeid and Gwion Edwards on loan as Kevin Moon leaves the Perth club by mutual consent.

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Samba completes transfer to QPR

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:07 pm

QPR sign former Blackburn defender Christopher Samba from Anzhi Makhachkala for £12.5m.

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Irish out to avenge losses – Best

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:54 pm

Ireland hooker Rory Best says Ireland are desperate to avenge a run of three straight defeats at the hands of Wales.

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VIDEO: Howley explains Wales selection

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:42 pm

Interim Wales coach Robert Howley explains his selection for their Six Nations opener against Ireland on Saturday.

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Fulham sign PSV defender Manolev

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:39 pm

Fulham sign Bulgarian defender Stanislav Manolev on loan until the end of the season from Dutch club PSV Eindhoven.

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Fulham sign PSV defender Manolev

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:39 pm

Fulham sign Bulgarian defender Stanislav Manolev on loan until the end of the season from Dutch club PSV Eindhoven.

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Football fan admits Nazi salute

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:07 pm

A Huddersfield Town fan who admitted making a Nazi salute at a football match is fined and banned from attending matches.

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VIDEO: Phillips relishes Ireland clash

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:59 pm

Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips is relishing their start to the Six Nations that sees them take on Ireland at the Millennium Stadium on Saturday.

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Africa Cup of Nations 2013 in pictures

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:58 pm

BBC Sport’s selection of images from Africa Cup of Nations 2013 in South Africa.

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Man City sign Donyoh from Ghana

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:34 pm

Manchester City sign striker Godsway Donyoh from Ghana’s Right to Dream Academy, then loan him to Swedish side Djurgarden.

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VIDEO: Butland denies Suarez for Team GB

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:19 pm

Stoke target Jack Butland denies Luis Suarez during Team GB’s 1-1 draw with Uruguay at the London 2012 Olympic Games.

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Newcastle complete Mbabu signing

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:14 pm

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew signs 17-year-old Swiss defender Kevin Mbabu from Servette for an undisclosed fee.

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Glens players await January wages

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:13 pm

Glentoran’s financial difficulties continue as the club’s players still await their wages for January.

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Beckham to play for free at PSG

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 6:06 pm

David Beckham signs for Paris St-Germain on a five-month deal and says he will donate his salary to charity.

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Spurs loan Gomes to Hoffenheim

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:41 pm

Tottenham goalkeeper Heurelho Gomes joins German side Hoffenheim on loan until the end of the season.

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Sunderland release striker Saha

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:10 pm

Sunderland release former France international striker Louis Saha on a free transfer after five months on Wearside.

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VIDEO: Archive: Beckham ‘excited’ to join PSG

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 5:06 pm

David Beckham says he is “excited and honoured” to join French Ligue 1 side Paris St-Germain.

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Hazard ban remains at three games

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:58 pm

Chelsea midfielder Eden Hazard’s ban for kicking out at a Swansea ball boy will not be increased from three matches.

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Verdict due as Gers hearing ends

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:45 pm

The independent commission assessing Rangers players’ contracts ends its hearing with a verdict expected ‘in due course’.

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VIDEO: Becchio scores against Wolves

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:33 pm

New Norwich signing Luciano Becchio scores for Leeds United against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

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Villa confirm signing of Sylla

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:21 pm

Aston Villa confirm the signing of Clermont Foot defensive midfielder Yacouba Sylla for around £2m.

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Keep pressure off Biggar – Howley

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 4:09 pm

Wales Six Nations coach Robert Howley wants media and pundits to give Dan Biggar “time” to develop at fly-half.

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Newport sign Bulls’ Evans on loan

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:54 pm

Newport County sign Hereford United midfielder or defender Will Evans on loan for the rest of the season.

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VIDEO: Beckham PSG news conference

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:52 pm

Watch the Paris St-Germain news conference where David Beckham is being officially presented as their new signing.

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VIDEO: Scharner scores with a header

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:37 pm

Paul Scharner heads West Brom into the lead from the tightest of angles against Birmingham City during the 2010/11 Premier League season. Pictures courtesy of Premier League TV.

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Liverpool keeper returns to Brazil

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 3:33 pm

Liverpool goalkeeper Alexander Doni joins Botafogo in his native Brazil on a free transfer, but not the famous Rio club.

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Graham seals £5m Sunderland move

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:43 pm

Danny Graham moves to Sunderland from Swansea just days after he was jeered by fans at the Stadium of Light.

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Chelsea’s Cole set for 100th cap

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:34 pm

Chelsea’s Ashley Cole is set to win his 100th international cap after being named in England’s squad to face Brazil.

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VIDEO: Graham volley inspires Swans win

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:26 pm

Danny Graham’s predatory strike from a rebound helps Swansea to a 2-1 victory against Fulham in December 2012.

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Middlesbrough complete Dyer deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 2:04 pm

Middlesbrough sign winger Kieron Dyer on a short-term deal after his exit from Queens Park Rangers earlier this month.

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VIDEO: Sportscene: Aberdeen v Inverness CT

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 1:15 pm

Rob Maclean presents coverage of the Scottish League Cup final between Aberdeen and Inverness CT.

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Lock Coombs handed Wales debut

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 1:00 pm

Uncapped Newport Gwent Dragons lock Andrew Coombs will make a surprise Wales debut against Ireland.

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Becchio and Morison in swap deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:30 pm

Norwich sign striker Luciano Becchio from Leeds with forward Steve Morison heading to the Championship side in a swap deal.

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VIDEO: Deadline day – BBC pundits’ view

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:08 pm

BBC Sport’s football experts, Alan Shearer, Michael Owen, John Hartson and Kevin Kilbane discuss their thoughts on the January transfer window.

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Wales’ Bellamy and Collison back

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:01 pm

Craig Bellamy and Jack Collison are named in Wales’ squad for the friendly international against Austria on 6 February.

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Six Nations shop window for Lions

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:53 am

Six Nations performances will have a major bearing on selection for this summer’s Lions tour to Australia

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Wolves snap up Newport prospect

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:40 am

Wolverhampton Wanderers sign 18-year-old Newport County midfielder Lee Evans for an undisclosed fee.

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England draw Wales in Euro U21s

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:34 am

England and Wales are drawn in the same qualifying group for the 2013-15 Uefa European Under-21 Championships.

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Beckham set to complete PSG move

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 11:10 am

Former England captain David Beckham arrives in Paris to complete the formalities of a deadline day move to Paris St Germain.

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Balotelli seals move to AC Milan

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:41 am

AC Milan confirm the signing of striker Mario Balotelli from Premier League champions Manchester City.

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VIDEO: Balotelli’s ‘why always me’ goal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:34 am

Mario Balotelli scores for Manchester City with a cool finish against Manchester United in the 6-1 derby-win at Old Trafford in October 2011. Pictures courtesy of Premier League TV.

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Twelvetrees to make England debut

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:17 am

Billy Twelvetrees will make his England debut in Saturday’s Six Nations match against Scotland at Twickenham.

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VIDEO: Quickfire Scrum V Classics – JJ Williams

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:17 am

Former Wales wing JJ Williams reveals his favourite Six Nations city, hardest opponent and the greatest player he faced in our quickfire Q & A.

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Wigan confirm Scharner loan deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:15 am

Wigan confirm the loan signing of centre-back Paul Scharner but rule out recruiting winger Aiden McGeady.

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Premier League signs new TV deal

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 10:05 am

The Premier League awards live audio visual broadcast rights for the 23 nation Middle East and North Africa region to media agency MP & Silva.

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VIDEO: Do rugby players look like their dogs?

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:50 am

BBC South West’s Natalie Cornah meets the dogs belonging to Exeter’s players and asks if they look like their owners.

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Ryan high on short-term fix

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:37 am

Scotland forwards coach Dean Ryan tells BBC Sport’s Ben Dirs why it is the Six Nations and out for him in 2013

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Jersey suspend Davies after brawl

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:33 am

Jersey ban full-back Barry Davies for two weeks after he was involved in a brawl in their 13-10 win over Rotherham.

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Davidson facing year on sidelines

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:24 am

Ballymena United suffer a major blow after striker Jamie Davidson is ruled out for 12 months with a serious knee injury.

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O’Driscoll eyes final Six Nations

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 9:14 am

Ireland legend Brian O’Driscoll confirms this year’s Six Nations campaign is likely to be his last.

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Exeter Chiefs pair sign new deals

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 8:42 am

Exeter Chiefs forwards Ben Moon and James Phillips extend their contracts with the Premiership club.

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Halfpenny reveals injury ‘fright’

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 7:20 am

Wales’ Leigh Halfpenny says the neck injury he suffered in December was “frightening” and a “worrying time” for him.

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Benitez perplexed by Chelsea draw

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:19 am

Chelsea manager Rafael Benitez says he was left perplexed by his team’s failure to beat Reading at the Madejski Stadium.

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VIDEO: Man Utd lucky to win admits Ferguson

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:17 am

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson admits his side were “a bit fortunate to win the game” after their 2-1 home victory over Southampton.

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Milan’s Emanuelson to join Fulham

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:12 am

Fulham are poised to sign AC Milan’s Dutch international midfielder Urby Emanuelson on loan for the rest of the season.

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VIDEO: Transfer Deadline Day latest

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:11 am

BBC Sport’s Dan Walker is joined by BBC pundits and journalists to discuss the latest movements on transfer deadline day.

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VIDEO: Transfer Deadline Day latest

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:11 am

BBC Sport’s Dan Walker is joined by BBC pundits and journalists to discuss the latest movements on transfer deadline day.

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VIDEO: West Ham conceded poor goals

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:08 am

West Ham United assistant manager Neil McDonald says he is disappointed with the way his side conceded goals in their 3-1 loss to Fulham.

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VIDEO: Jol lavishes gifted Berbatov with praise

Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 12:04 am

Fulham boss Martin Jol says Dimitar Berbatov is the “one of the most gifted players” he has ever seen after his performance in the 3-1 win over West Ham United.

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VIDEO: Hughton hopeful on Becchio

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:59 pm

Norwich manager Chris Hughton says his players “defended well” in their 1-1 Premier League draw with Tottenham Hotspur.

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VIDEO: Holtby is major coup – Villas-Boas

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:57 pm

Tottenham Hotspur manager Andre Villas-Boas says his side’s 1-1 draw at Norwich is a “fair result.”

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Man Utd were fortunate – Ferguson

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:57 pm

Manchester United boss Sir Alex Ferguson says his side were lucky to secure a 2-1 win over Southampton.

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VIDEO: Draw difficult to take – Benitez

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:43 pm

Chelsea boss Rafael Benitez says their 2-2 draw with Reading at the Madejski Stadium was “difficult to take” as they created enough chances to have won.

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Gibbs ruled out for three weeks

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:41 pm

Arsenal will be without defender Kieran Gibbs for three weeks after he picked up a thigh injury against Liverpool.

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VIDEO: Le Fondre brace delights McDermott

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:41 pm

Reading manager Brian McDermott says Adam Le Fondre gave his side a chance after moving out of the Premier League drop zone thanks to a 2-2 home draw with Chelsea.

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Everton look to seal Negredo deal

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:38 pm

Everton open talks with Sevilla about a deadline day deal for Spain striker Alvaro Negredo after an £8.6m move for Leroy Fer collapsed.

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VIDEO: Baggies leaking bad goals – Clarke

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:35 pm

West Brom boss Steve Clarke says his team must stop conceding “bad goals” because it is costing his side vital points.

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VIDEO: Moyes delighted at ‘special’ Baines

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:33 pm

Everton manager David Moyes labels fullback Leyton Baines special after he scored two goals to seal a 2-1 win against West Brom at Goodison Park.

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VIDEO: Wenger hails ‘fantastic’ Gunners

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:27 pm

Arsene Wenger is delighted with his team after their fight back against Liverpool, but stresses they need to put an end to defensive mistakes.

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VIDEO: Coutinho wonderful talent – Rodgers

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:25 pm

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he is disappointed his side did not hold on to their lead at the Emirates Stadium.

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Scuffles mar Balotelli Milan move

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:23 pm

AC Milan football fans clash with Italian police as they celebrate a proposed transfer of striker Mario Balotelli from Manchester City.

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Liverpool deal for Ince unlikely

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:20 pm

Blackpool winger Tom Ince is unlikely to join Liverpool before the transfer window closes, admits Reds manager Brendan Rodgers.

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Real hold Barcelona to cup draw

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:07 pm

Real Madrid come from behind to draw the first leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final with arch-rivals Barcelona at the Bernabeu.

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Celtic reject third Hooper offer

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:00 pm

Celtic manager Neil Lennon says the club has turned down another bid for striker Gary Hooper from Norwich City.

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Swindon agree consortium takeover

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 10:58 pm

Swindon Town will avoid administration after agreeing a takeover by a local consortium, subject to Football League approval.

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Reading 2-2 Chelsea

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 10:57 pm

Adam Le Fondre scores a late brace as Reading draw with Chelsea to climb out of the Premier League relegation zone.

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Huddersfield 1-0 Crystal Palace

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 10:50 pm

James Vaughan scores the only goal of the game as Huddersfield beat Crystal Palace in the Championship.

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Fulham 3-1 West Ham

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 10:50 pm

Fulham fight back after squandering an early lead to beat West Ham 3-1 at Craven Cottage.

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