Roma sign £10m CSKA striker Doumbia

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 11:46 pm

Serie A title challengers Roma sign Ivory Coast international striker Seydou Doumbia from CSKA Moscow for £10.8m.

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Stamp was not on purpose – Costa

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 11:30 pm

Chelsea striker Diego Costa says there was no malicious intent behind his stamp on Liverpool’s Emre Can.

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Title race – all you need to know

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:57 pm

BBC Sport picks out some of the key statistics as Chelsea and Manchester City battle for the Premier League title.

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Pulis shares blame for Baggies loss

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:38 pm

Tony Pulis takes “some responsibility” for West Brom’s 3-0 loss to Spurs, saying he was distracted by the transfer deadline.

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Tunisia 1-2 Equatorial Guinea (aet)

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:26 pm

Equatorial Guinea beat Tunisia in controversial circumstances to reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.

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Roma 1-1 Empoli

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:23 pm

Roma’s Serie A title hopes suffer a blow as they are held by Empoli in a game that saw both teams reduced to 10 men.

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Genoa 1-1 Fiorentina

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 10:04 pm

Genoa and Fiorentina fail to gain ground in the push for a Champions League place as they share the points in Serie A.

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Pellegrini ‘not happy with a point’

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 9:36 pm

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says he is disappointed to draw at Chelsea as his side created more chances.

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Allardyce advised not to play Sakho

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 9:09 pm

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says he has been advised not to play Diafra Sakho until a row with Senegal is resolved.

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‘Older brother’ proud of Sterling

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 9:05 pm

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says he is “proud” of the performances of fellow Liverpool man Raheem Sterling.

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Bayer Leverkusen 0-0 Borussia Dortmund

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 9:02 pm

Borussia Dortmund move bottom of the Bundesliga after a goalless draw at Bayer Leverkusen who drop to fifth.

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VIDEO: Pellegrini ‘not happy’ with draw

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 9:00 pm

Manuel Pellegrini is “not happy with a point” and says Manchester City were the “better team” in their 1-1 with Chelsea.

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Mourinho’s no-show after City game

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 8:52 pm

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho declines to speak to the media after the 1-1 draw with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.

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Eibar 1-3 Atletico Madrid

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 8:39 pm

Atletico Madrid score three times in the first half to beat Eibar and stay in touch with La Liga leaders Real Madrid.

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Play-offs not impossible says Slade

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 8:31 pm

Cardiff City manager Russell Slade says he has ‘not given up’ on reaching the play-offs despite the club’s poor form.

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Chelsea 1-1 Manchester City

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 8:08 pm

Chelsea maintain a five-point gap over Manchester City at the top of the Premier League after a stalemate at Stamford Bridge.

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Crewe Alexandra 0-5 Milton Keynes Dons

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:57 pm

MK Dons move to the top of League One after they cruise to victory at Crewe Alexandra.

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Newport County 0-1 Shrewsbury Town

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:54 pm

Substitute Jean-Louis Akpa Akpro scores a late winner as Shrewsbury beat Newport County to go top of League Two .

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Fletcher’s West Ham move breaks down

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:39 pm

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says a move to sign Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher has broken down.

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No-one can stop us, declares Bolasie

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:39 pm

DR Congo forward Yannick Bolasie believes his side can become unbeatable after their 4-2 win over Congo in their Afcon quarter-final.

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VIDEO: Martinez hails ‘terrific’ win

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:26 pm

Everton manager Roberto Martinez says his side’s 1-0 victory away to Crystal Palace feels “terrific”.

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VIDEO: Palace must start faster – Pardew

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:20 pm

Crystal Palace boss Alan Pardew says his side “need to start fast” in games and is disappointed not to get a result after a 1-0 defeat at home to Everton.

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McNamara hails Dundee Utd resolve

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:15 pm

Manager Jackie McNamara praises Dundee United’s spirit as they come from behind to reach the League Cup final.

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McNamara hails Dundee Utd resolve

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:15 pm

Manager Jackie McNamara praises Dundee United’s spirit as they come from behind to reach the League Cup final.

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VIDEO: Watch Redknapp’s last QPR interview

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:13 pm

Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp says his side “absolutely battered” Stoke City in the second half during their 3-1 defeat at the Britannia Stadium.

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Exeter’s Slade ‘ready for Test side’

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:11 pm

Exeter Chiefs’ player Henry Slade is ready to help England’s backs injury crisis, says Saxons’ coach Jon Callard.

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VIDEO: Hughes praises ‘star man’ Walters

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:08 pm

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes praises “star man” Jonathan Walters as he struck a hat-trick in his side’s 3-1 victory at home to Queens Park Ranger.

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Thomas, Slade & Burgess join seniors

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:06 pm

Henry Slade & Henry Thomas join England’s senior squad as injury cover and Sam Burgess is added to help his development.

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VIDEO: Foxes lacked quality – Pearson

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:00 pm

Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson says his side lacked the quality to create chances during their 3-1 defeat to Manchester United.

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VIDEO: Van Persie was offside – Van Gaal

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:43 pm

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal thinks Robin van Persie’s first half opener was offside as his team beat Leicester 3-1 at home.

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VIDEO: Albion were flat and flaky – Pulis

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:19 pm

Tony Pulis says his West Brom side were “flat and flaky” at the start of their 3-0 home defeat to Tottenham.

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Congo 2-4 DR Congo

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:17 pm

DR Congo fight back from two goals down to beat neighbours Congo and reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.

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VIDEO: Pochettino proud of Tottenham team

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:15 pm

Mauricio Pochettino says he is “very proud” of his side after Tottenham won 3-0 away at West Brom.

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VIDEO: Ings will stay at Burnley – Dyche

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:08 pm

Sean Dyche says Danny Ings “will be a Burnley player” for the remainder of the season following a 2-0 defeat at Sunderland.

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Speculation affected Ings – Dyche

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:04 pm

Burnley boss Sean Dyche says Danny Ings has been affected by speculation over his future but will not leave this month.

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VIDEO: Sunderland needed win – Poyet

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:49 pm

Gus Poyet says Sunderland’s 2-0 victory over Burnley was a “much needed” need win for his side.

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Real Madrid 4-1 Real Sociedad

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:45 pm

Real Madrid stretch their lead at the top of La Liga as they come from behind to beat David Moyes’ Real Sociedad.

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Crystal Palace 0-1 Everton

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:43 pm

Romelu Lukaku gives Everton a first win in nine games as Alan Pardew suffers his first defeat as Crystal Palace manager.

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West Brom 0-3 Tottenham Hotspur

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:38 pm

Harry Kane scores twice and Christian Eriksen fires in a brilliant free-kick as Spurs end West Brom’s unbeaten run.

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VIDEO: Rodgers hails ‘top class’ Sturridge

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:36 pm

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says Daniel Sturridge’s return was all down to “timing” as he came off the bench to secure a 2-0 victory against West Ham.

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Liverpool 2-0 West Ham United

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:31 pm

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge scores on his comeback after injury as the Reds overcome West Ham 2-0 at Anfield.

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Sunderland 2-0 Burnley

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:30 pm

Jermain Defoe gets off the mark for his new club and Connor Wickham is also on target as Sunderland easily see off Burnley.

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Sheffield United 2-0 Swindon Town

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:26 pm

Jamie Murphy’s double moves Sheffield United into the play-off places and knocks Swindon Town off the top of League One.

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Cardiff City 0-2 Derby County

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:25 pm

Derby County move level on points with Championship leaders Bournemouth thanks to victory at Cardiff.

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VIDEO: Allardyce blames injuries for defeat

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:25 pm

West Ham boss Sam Allardyce blames his side’s defensive injuries for a 2-0 defeat to Liverpool at Anfield.

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Manchester United 3-1 Leicester City

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:20 pm

Manchester United easily beat bottom side Leicester to move up to third place in the Premier League table.

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Stoke City 3-1 Queens Park Rangers

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:16 pm

Jonathan Walters scores a hat-trick for Stoke as QPR lose their 11th straight away game in the Premier League.

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Dundee 1-1 Hamilton Academical

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 5:09 pm

Dundee and Hamilton share two late goals in a thrilling finish after Accies’ Dougie Imrie is sent off.

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Inverness CT 1-1 Ross County

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 4:57 pm

A second-half own goal by Gary Warren deprives Inverness Caledonian Thistle of all three points in the Highland derby.

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Dungannon Swifts 1-1 Crusaders

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 4:54 pm

Crusaders’s Premiership advantage is trimmed to four points as they have to settle for a draw against Dungannon Swifts.

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Irish Premiership – final scores

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 4:54 pm

Final scores from Saturday’s full programme of matches in the Irish Premiership.

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Dundee United 2-1 Aberdeen

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 4:52 pm

Nadir Ciftci’s late goal clinches a place in the Scottish League Cup final as Dundee United defeat Aberdeen 2-1.

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Motherwell 1-1 St Johnstone

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 4:50 pm

John Sutton lashes in a morale-boosting equaliser against St Johnstone to end 10-man Motherwell’s bad losing run.

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AC Milan look at move from San Siro

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 4:10 pm

AC Milan are considering proposals to move out of the San Siro and build a new 48,000-capacity stadium.

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Hull City 0-3 Newcastle United

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 3:35 pm

Newcastle win 3-0 at Hull as John Carver claims victory in his first game since being confirmed as Magpies head coach.

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VIDEO: Bruce frustrated at Hull mistakes

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 3:28 pm

Hull City boss Steve Bruce says crucial mistakes cost his side a result as they slump to a 3-0 defeat at home to Newcastle United.

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Brentford 0-1 Middlesbrough

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 3:12 pm

Middlesbrough move up to second in the Championship as Grant Leadbitter’s penalty secures a 1-0 win at Brentford.

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VIDEO: Carver praises ‘excellent’ Newcastle

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 3:12 pm

John Carver says Newcastle had an “excellent game” after a 3-0 win away at Hull City.

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Huddersfield Town 1-2 Leeds United

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 2:44 pm

Billy Sharp’s late header secures a derby victory for Leeds over Huddersfield Town and eases their relegation concerns.

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Irish Premiership – score updates

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 2:35 pm

Latest scores from Saturday’s full programme of matches in the Irish Premiership.

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Blackpool sign Accrington’s Aldred

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 1:40 pm

Blackpool sign defender Tom Aldred from Accrington Stanley on a 28-day emergency loan, with a view to a permanent deal.

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Hull near to Lennon and N’Doye deals

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 1:28 pm

Hull City boss Steve Bruce says a fee has been agreed for Dame N’Doye and talks are ongoing with Aaron Lennon.

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VIDEO: The bonkers world of deadline day

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 1:16 pm

Countdown clocks. reporters in the cold, mobile phone madness and Redknapp’s in-car interview – comedian Jake Yapp’s quick-fire take on transfer deadline day.

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Aussies win dramatic Asian Cup final

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:30 pm

Australia beat South Korea 2-1 after extra time in Sydney to win the Asian Cup, their first major tournament victory.

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Celtic will win easily, says Sutton

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 12:08 pm

Chris Sutton stands by his belief that Celtic could win Sunday’s League Cup semi-final with Rangers “blindfolded”.

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Saturday’s gossip column

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 7:30 am

Manchester City prepare world record Ronaldo bid, Liverpool want Hannover’s Stindl, Hull close in on Tottenham’s Lennon, plus more.

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VIDEO: Gerrard’s 2006 FA Cup final heroics

Saturday, January 31, 2015 at 6:26 am

Watch highlights from 2006 when Liverpool faced West Ham in the FA Cup final at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff.

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Blackpool fan sorry for web comments

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:22 pm

A Blackpool fan apologises to the club’s owner and chairman after posting defamatory comments on an internet forum.

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Teale relieved as Buddies beat Jags

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 11:11 pm

Winning St Mirren manager Gary Teale and Partick Thistle counterpart Alan Archibald reflect on the Buddies’ 1-0 triumph.

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‘Lampard deserves good reception’

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:40 pm

With Frank Lampard poised to return to Chelsea with Manchester City, QPR boss Harry Redknapp insists he deserves a warm welcome.

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Wolfsburg 4-1 Bayern Munich

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:07 pm

Bayern Munich suffer a first meaningful Bundesliga defeat in over two years as they lose to second-placed Wolfsburg.

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Paris St-Germain 1-0 Rennes

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Ezequiel Lavezzi scores the only goal as Paris St-Germain close the gap on Lyon to one point with victory over Rennes.

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Paris St-Germain 1-0 Rennes

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 10:00 pm

Ezequiel Lavezzi scores the only goal as Paris St-Germain close the gap on Lyon to one point with victory over Rennes.

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Bournemouth 2-0 Watford

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:57 pm

Championship leaders Bournemouth beat Watford 2-0 with the visitors playing all but the first 28 seconds with 10 men.

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Partick Thistle 0-1 St Mirren

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:45 pm

James Dayton scores early on his debut as St Mirren pick up three valuable Premiership points at Firhill.

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England Saxons seal win over Ireland

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:45 pm

Sam Burgess has a quiet international Union debut as England Saxons beat Ireland Wolfhounds 18-9 in Cork.

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Chelsea close to £23m Cuadrado deal

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:41 pm

Fiorentina’s Colombian winger Juan Cuadrado agrees personal terms with the Premier League leaders.

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Centre Davies injury worry for Wales

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 9:14 pm

Lions star Jonathan Davies gives Wales their first major injury worry before the Six Nations opener against England.

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Contract talks for Hughes at Stoke

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:38 pm

Stoke manager Mark Hughes reveals talks are planned over a new contract and said he is a “good fit” for the club.

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Ben Arfa ineligible until summer

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:16 pm

Hatem Ben Arfa is not allowed to play for Nice this season, as Fifa rules that an Under-21 game is an official match.

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Rare illness ends Pretorius’ career

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 7:04 pm

Twice-capped Wales back-rower Andries Pretorius, 29, of Worcester, is forced to quit by a rare auto-immune condition.

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RFU chief plays down Armitage talk

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:55 pm

There have been no talks between Stuart Lancaster and the RFU over Toulon’s Steffon Armitage, says chief executive Ian Ritchie.

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Ginola out of Fifa presidential race

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:33 pm

Ex-Premier League player David Ginola is out of the Fifa presidential election race after failing to secure nominations.

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Swansea sign Cork from Southampton

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:16 pm

Swansea City complete a deal to sign Southampton’s 25-year-old midfielder Jack Cork on a three-and-a-half year deal.

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Carlisle leaves hospital after crash

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:16 pm

Former footballer Clarke Carlisle leaves hospital, six weeks after being involved in a collision with a lorry

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VIDEO: Ings to Liverpool? Mirallas to Spurs?

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:12 pm

With just three days to go until the January transfer window slams shut, BBC Sport’s David Ornstein runs the rule over the transfer stories gathering momentum in Gossip Column Extra.

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VIDEO: Jake Ball’s daily food marathon

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:12 pm

Wales rugby international Jake Ball shows Sport Wales the considerable amount of food he has to eat to maintain his weight.

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Dundee United v Aberdeen

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:02 pm

Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday’s Scottish League Cup semi-final between Dundee United and Aberdeen.

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Police probe Roy Keane ‘incident’

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 6:00 pm

Police are investigating an alleged road rage incident in Greater Manchester involving former footballer Roy Keane.

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VIDEO: The New Firm – Through the Years

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 5:29 pm

BBC Scotland’s David Currie looks at the rivalry between Aberdeen and Dundee United ahead of Saturday’s League Cup semi-final at Hampden.

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Sinclair joins Aston Villa on loan

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 5:22 pm

Aston Villa sign Manchester City winger Scott Sinclair on loan until the end of the season, with a view to a permanent transfer.

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No Man Utd offer for Clyne – Koeman

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 5:15 pm

Southampton boss Ronald Koeman says Manchester United have made no enquiries for right-back Nathaniel Clyne.

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Blatter tips Australian World Cup

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 4:55 pm

Fifa president Sepp Blatter opens his re-election campaign by saying Australia deserves to host a World Cup.

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Wells faith in Wilson’s England bid

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 4:32 pm

Newcastle Falcons head coach John Wells believes Mark Wilson’s good form will be enough to win England recognition.

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Huth banned over gender comments

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 4:28 pm

Stoke City defender Robert Huth is banned and fined by the FA for comments on social media related to gender reassignment.

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We need a turning point, says Poyet

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 4:28 pm

Sunderland manager Gus Poyet says Saturday’s match against relegation rivals Burnley must be a “turning point”.

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Accies’ Hendrie signs for West Ham

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 4:23 pm

Hamilton Accies left-back Stephen Hendrie signs a pre-contract agreement to join West Ham in July.

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Spurs fixture pile-up is ‘unfair’

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 3:47 pm

Tottenham’s fixture congestion before the League Cup final has been described as unfair by head coach Mauricio Pochettino.

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Costa must change, says Pellegrini

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 3:31 pm

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says Chelsea striker Diego Costa must change after being banned for stamping.

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Man Utd sign Salford City trialist

Friday, January 30, 2015 at 3:19 pm

Libya-born defender Sadiq El Fitouri has joined Manchester United from Evo-Stik First Division side Salford City.

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