The club that take more fans away

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Coventry City will be roared on by 7,000 away fans at MK Dons on Saturday – treble their average ‘home’ gates at Sixfields

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The club that take more fans away

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 1:01 pm

Coventry City were roared on by 7,000 away fans at MK Dons on Saturday – treble their average ‘home’ gates at Sixfields

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Ince set to return from stadium ban

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 12:34 pm

Blackpool manager Paul Ince is excited by his return to the touchline after completing a five-match stadium ban.

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Jeffrey relishing clash with Reds

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:52 am

Linfield manager David Jeffrey describes Saturday’s Premiership clash with Cliftonville as a “mouthwatering propect”.

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Family is at the heart for Samoan rugby stars

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:50 am

For the coach of the sevens team, brotherhood could be the difference at Glasgow’s Commonwealth Games

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Huth facing surgery on knee injury

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:46 am

Stoke defender Robert Huth is expected to need surgery on his injured knee and is likely to be out for several weeks.

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VIDEO: Poyet: Sunderland must avoid mistakes

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:20 am

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet says his side must learn to avoid mistakes if they are to win games away from home.

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VIDEO: Palace need time to change – Pulis

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:17 am

New Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis says the cub have “outstanding issues that need to be addressed” ahead of his side’s trip to Norwich.

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VIDEO: Palace need time to change – Pulis

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:17 am

New Crystal Palace boss Tony Pulis says the cub have “outstanding issues that need to be addressed” ahead of his side’s trip to Norwich.

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Bundesliga top three all in action

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:17 am

Bayern Munich look to extend their four-point lead at the top as the Bundesliga’s top three are in action on Saturday.

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Bundesliga top three all in action

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:17 am

Bayern Munich look to extend their four-point lead at the top as the Bundesliga’s top three are in action on Saturday.

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Hearts CVA offer agreed in principle

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 11:12 am

A CVA to take Hearts out of administration is approved on condition of the purchase of the club’s majority shareholding.

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Awford would consider Pompey job

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 10:57 am

Portsmouth caretaker boss Andy Awford would consider taking on the job full time as the club continue their search.

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Veteran sporting legends

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 10:16 am

BBC Sport profiles the sports stars who enjoyed the longest and most successful careers at the top of their field

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Cardiff exile ‘no problem’ – Gestede

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 10:02 am

Rudy Gestede has no complaints about a lack of first-team football that has seen the Cardiff striker joining Blackburn.

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Breaking the code: how league & union compare

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 9:57 am

After more top-class rugby in both codes, BBC experts shine a light on the differences and similarities between the two games

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Tromso win boosts Spurs – Villas-Boas

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 9:32 am

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas says the 2-0 Europa League win over Tromso gave his side a much-needed boost.

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Referee charged with hacking at FA

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 9:28 am

Three men including a referee are charged over allegations of computer hacking at the Football Association.

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VIDEO: Giggs makes me feel old – Beckham

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 8:33 am

David Beckham says he is proud of his former Manchester United team-mate Ryan Giggs, who is still playing football at the highest level, aged 40.

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Blues talks with Davies ‘ongoing’

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 8:06 am

Blues director of rugby Phil Davies says talks to keep Bradley Davies are “ongoing” but “not straightforward”.

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VIDEO: Giggs at 40: Sport’s golden oldies

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 7:59 am

BBC Sport looks back at some of sport’s golden oldies on the occasion of Ryan Giggs’s 40th birthday.

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Giggs keen to play on beyond 40

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 7:36 am

Manchester United midfielder Ryan Giggs has no plans to retire as he celebrates his 40th birthday on Friday.

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Laudrup unhappy with offside decision

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 7:31 am

Swansea City manager Michael Laudrup believes Swansea had a good goal ruled out for offside in their 1-0 defeat by Valencia.

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Ryan Giggs at 40

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 7:29 am

Ryan Giggs celebrates his 40th birthday and will be looking to continue his run of scoring in every Premier League season so far.

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VIDEO: Giggs ‘wary’ of retirement talk

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:58 am

As he celebrates his 40th birthday, Manchester United’s Ryan Giggs tells Football Focus presenter Dan Walker that he is still “wary” of retirement talk.

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Ryan Giggs, by the milkman who discovered him

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:39 am

As Ryan Giggs celebrates his 40th birthday, BBC Sport speaks to the former Manchester City scout who spotted his talent

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VIDEO: 1998: World Cup star Owen tops BBC poll

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 6:24 am

In 1998, Michael Owen scored one of the goals of the World Cup for England and found himself propelled to stardom, winning Sports Personality of the Year.

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Switzerland 1, Italy, Holland and England 0

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 3:12 am

How are Switzerland among the top seeds at next year’s World Cup finals, but Netherlands and Italy are not?

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Switzerland 1, Italy, Holland and England 0

Friday, November 29, 2013 at 3:12 am

How are Switzerland among the top seeds at next year’s World Cup finals, but Netherlands and Italy are not?

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Sevilla and Real Betis progress

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:51 pm

Sevilla and Real Betis both move into the last 32 of the Europa League despite neither winning their latest matches.

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Wigan Athletic 1-2 Zulte Waregem

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:34 pm

Wigan Athletic must win their last Europa League group match after a late goal gives Zulte Waregem a 2-1 win.

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English clubs may stay in Heineken Cup

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:29 pm

English clubs could yet play in next season’s Heineken Cup, despite threatening to set up a rival European tournament.

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Swansea City 0-1 Valencia CF

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:53 pm

Swansea need a point from their last game to qualify for the Europa League knockout stages after defeat by Valencia.

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Berahino signs new West Brom deal

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 9:39 pm

West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino signs a new three-and-a-half-year contract worth around £20,000 per week.

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Two charged over match-fixing claims

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 8:56 pm

Two people have been charged over alleged match-fixing in English football, the National Crime Agency says.

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Tromso 0-2 Tottenham Hotspur

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 8:10 pm

Tottenham overcome freezing temperatures in Norway to defeat Tromso and finish top of Group K in the Europa League.

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Lions wins irrelevant – Warburton

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:46 pm

Sam Warburton says the Wales-heavy 2013 Lions success over Australia will have no bearing on Saturday’s Test in Cardiff.

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Hughton criticises unhappy Becchio

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:39 pm

Norwich boss Chris Hughton criticises striker Luciano Becchio for publically discussing his lack of first-team football.

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Villa loan Given to Middlesbrough

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 6:10 pm

Middlesbrough sign veteran Republic of Ireland goalkeeper Shay Given on loan from Aston Villa.

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Gauld eyes future move to Europe

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 6:04 pm

Ryan Gauld, Dundee United’s ‘Mini-Messi’, is in no rush to leave Tannadice but would like to play overseas one day.

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Derby sign Man Utd defender Keane

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 6:01 pm

Derby County sign Manchester United and England Under-21 centre-back Michael Keane on loan until 2 January.

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World Cup chiefs ‘must listen to fans’

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:49 pm

Evening kick-offs for England’s World Cup pool games may prevent some fans attending, says the shadow sports minister.

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VIDEO: ‘Boring’ Spurs can forget top four

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:39 pm

BBC Sport’s Robbie Savage tackles the week’s football talking points in Savage Says, with Man City and Tottenham featuring.

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Arsenal loan Yennaris to Bournemouth

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:35 pm

Championship side AFC Bournemouth complete the loan signing of Arsenal utility player Nico Yennaris until 2 January.

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Fan arrested for anti-semitic tweets

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:34 pm

A football fan is arrested and cautioned over anti-semitic tweets posted before a Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and West Ham.

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‘Drug cash’ was footballer’s ‘debt’

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 5:25 pm

A footballer addicted to gambling tells a drugs trial £50,000 found in a car was money he was sending to loan sharks.

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Manchester City Ladies sign Duggan

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 4:56 pm

Manchester City Ladies sign England women’s international striker Toni Duggan after she rejects a new deal with Everton.

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Saracens skipper Borthwick to retire

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 3:49 pm

Saracens captain Steve Borthwick, a former England skipper, announces he will retire at the end of this season.

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Saints not putting price on May

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 3:46 pm

St Johnstone manager Tommy Wright is refusing to put a price on Stevie May for fear of unsettling the striker.

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Preston’s Garner gets three-game ban

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 3:46 pm

Preston win their appeal against Neil Kilkenny’s red card at Port Vale but striker Joe Garner is banned for three games.

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Arrests over football ‘match fixing’

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 3:10 pm

Six men are arrested by officers from the National Crime Agency investigating alleged match fixing in English football.

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Reds put scout and striker in charge

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2:44 pm

Crawley put scout Martin Hinshelwood and striker Gary Alexander in interim charge after boss Richie Barker’s departure.

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Saints’ Hartley ‘coming of age’

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2:34 pm

Northampton Saints captain Dylan Hartley says, at 27, he may be about to reach his prime as a hooker.

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Glasgow discipline seven employees

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2:31 pm

Glasgow coach Gregor Townsend hopes disciplinary action taken against seven employees will prove to be a one-off.

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Richards plays down Quins reunion

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 2:10 pm

Newcastle boss Dean Richards sees no significance in facing Harlequins for the first time since the 2008 blood scandal.

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Ospreys 16-28 Glasgow Warriors

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 12:50 pm

Glasgow Warriors score three tries to overhaul Ospreys’ 16-6 lead in the Pro12 at Swansea’s Liberty Stadium.

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Hooker Paice suffers broken arm

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 12:28 pm

London Irish lose hooker David Paice for up to two months with a broken arm, as scrum ‘doctor’ Phil Keith-Roach arrives.

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Ex-coach Hull makes Bristol return

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 12:21 pm

Former head coach Paul Hull returns to Championship side Bristol after a two-year absence to work as chief scout.

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Man Utd’s Lingard extends Blues loan

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 12:10 pm

Birmingham extend Manchester United youngster Jesse Lingard’s loan for a second time until 1 January.

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No plans to move World Cup – Fifa

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 12:09 pm

Fifa says it has no plans to move the 2014 World Cup away from Brazil despite the latest building accident at a stadium.

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Barnsley sign Forest striker Tudgay

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm

Barnsley sign striker Marcus Tudgay on loan from Championship rivals Nottingham Forest until 5 January.

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Sunderland ‘still feel Villa pain’

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:53 am

Sunderland face Aston Villa on Saturday and midfielder Sebastian Larsson says they “can never forget” April’s 6-1 defeat.

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Villa youngster Graham joins Ipswich

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:52 am

Championship side Ipswich Town sign young Aston Villa and England Under-17 winger Jordan Graham on loan until 4 January.

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Green Brigade defend banner stance

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:32 am

Celtic fans in the Green Brigade defend their actions despite a Uefa disciplinary charge over a political banner display.

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England drop out of world top 10

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 11:22 am

England drop out of the top 10 in November’s Fifa world rankings, moving down three places to 13th, but Scotland climb to 33rd.

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Boss O’Driscoll exits Bristol City

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:55 am

Bristol City part company with head coach Sean O’Driscoll with the League One club sat 22nd in the table.

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Arsenal stalwart Rice has cancer

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:17 am

Former Arsenal defender and assistant manager Pat Rice is in hospital after being diagnosed with cancer.

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Macleod & Harrison commit to Sale

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:16 am

Fly-half Nick Macleod and prop Ross Harrison sign new contracts with Premiership side Sale Sharks.

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Arsenal’s like a second family to me – Scott

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:09 am

England and Arsenal’s Alex Scott tells BBC News School Reporters of her love of the Gunners and about winning 100 caps

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Banned pair recalled by Australia

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 10:09 am

Australia recall backs Adam Ashley-Cooper and Nick Cummins after one-game bans for Saturday’s Test against Wales.

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Rooney’s brother makes Chester move

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 9:48 am

John Rooney, the younger brother of Manchester United star Wayne, joins Chester on a one-month loan deal from Bury.

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Chiefs hooker Yeandle signs new deal

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 9:13 am

Exeter Chiefs hooker Jack Yeandle signs a two-year contract extension to keep him at the Premiership club until 2016.

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Swansea’s Hernandez hopes for return

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:41 am

Swansea’s Pablo Hernandez hopes to end a spell sidelined with injury with a comeback against former club Valencia in the Europa League.

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VIDEO: Moyes praises ‘outstanding’ result

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:28 am

Manchester United manager David Moyes praises his team after their 5-0 Champions League win away at Bayer Leverkusen.

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Wales need to stop Folau – Cuthbert

Thursday, November 28, 2013 at 7:07 am

Australia full-back Israel Folau will be the visitors’ biggest threat on Saturday, says fit-again Wales wing Alex Cuthbert.

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Brazil under the spotlight after accident

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:56 pm

The fatal accident in Sao Paulo is the latest setback for the Brazil 2014 World Cup organisers, writes BBC Sport’s Ben Smith

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Pellegrini asks more of Man City defence

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:55 pm

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says his side need to tighten their defence without losing their attacking edge.

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Real Madrid 4-1 Galatasaray

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:54 pm

Ten-man Real Madrid ensure their place in the last 16 of the Champions League with a 4-1 win over Galatasaray.

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Moyes thrilled with ‘best’ display

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:40 pm

Manchester United boss David Moyes says the thrashing of Bayer Leverkusen is his side’s best display since he took over.

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Champions League round-up: PSG through

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 11:15 pm

Edinson Cavani scores late as Paris St-Germain book their Champions League last-16 spot with victory over Olympiakos.

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French league bans St Etienne fans

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 10:17 pm

St Etienne fans are banned from supporting their side at away games until the end of 2013 after trouble at a recent game.

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Manchester City 4-2 Viktoria Plzen

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 10:12 pm

Manchester City show their attacking strength as they defeat a spirited Viktoria Plzen side in the Champions League.

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Bayer Leverkusen 0-5 Manchester United

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 10:04 pm

Manchester United reach the Champions League knockout stages after thrashing Bayer Leverkusen 5-0 in Germany.

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Plans to fix ‘crowded’ rugby calendar

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 10:03 pm

The International Rugby Board say it is “unfortunate” England will have to play a weakened side against New Zealand.

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VIDEO: Villas-Boas ‘immune’ to criticism

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 9:40 pm

Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas says he is “immune” to the criticism that has surfaced over his side’s recent performances.

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Spurs board supports me – Villas-Boas

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 9:23 pm

Tottenham boss Andre Villas-Boas says he retains the support of his board and players, despite the club’s poor run.

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Two die in Brazil stadium accident

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 8:50 pm

Two people are killed in an accident at a Sao Paulo stadium that will be used to host games in the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.

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Racing Metro issue Phillips denial

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 8:08 pm

French club Racing Metro issue a statement denying they have signed Wales scrum-half Mike Phillips.

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VIDEO: Aerial view of Brazil crane collapse

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 7:34 pm

Aerial footage has emerged of the crane which collapsed at a stadium that is due to host the opening ceremony of the 2014 World Cup football in Brazil, killing three people.

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CSKA Moscow 1-3 Bayern Munich

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 7:16 pm

Bayern Munich make it a record-breaking 10 successive Champions League wins with victory at a snow-hit CSKA Moscow.

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Lock Evans joins Toulon from Ospreys

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 7:11 pm

Wales and Lions lock forward Ian Evans is joining Toulon on a three-year contract in the summer of 2014.

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Long’s Albion future ‘up in the air’

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 6:33 pm

West Bromwich Albion striker Shane Long tells BBC WM that his future at The Hawthorns is still “up in the air”.

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Long’s Albion future ‘up in the air’

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 6:33 pm

West Bromwich Albion striker Shane Long tells BBC WM that his future at The Hawthorns is still “up in the air”.

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Swansea pair struggling for Valencia

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 6:33 pm

Swansea City midfielders Pablo Hernandez and Wayne Routledge are struggling to be fit for Thursday’s Europa League game against Valencia.

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Cheapest World Cup final ticket £150

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 5:54 pm

The organisers of the 2015 Rugby World Cup announce the cheapest tickets for the final at Twickenham will cost £150.

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Crawley Town dismiss manager Barker

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 5:49 pm

League One side Crawley Town terminate the contract of manager Richie Barker with immediate effect.

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Celtic face Uefa action over banners

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 5:23 pm

Uefa opens a disciplinary case against Celtic over banners displayed during the Champions League loss to Milan.

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No price on Dundee Utd’s young stars

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 5:00 pm

Chairman Stephen Thompson is thrilled by the crop of young players at Dundee United but is not ruling out January sales.

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Three die in Brazil stadium accident

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 4:56 pm

Three people are killed in an accident at the Sao Paulo stadium due to host the opening ceremony of Brazil’s World Cup.

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Fifa rejects Ukraine racism appeal

Wednesday, November 27, 2013 at 4:33 pm

Ukraine will play a 2018 World Cup qualifier in an empty stadium after an appeal against a racism punishment is rejected.

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