Billy Vunipola out of World Cup

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:22 pm

England forward Billy Vunipola is ruled out of the rest of the Rugby World Cup and replaced by Nick Easter.

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VIDEO: WSL 1 title race goes to last weekend

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 5:50 pm

BBC Sport rounds up the best action from the weekend’s Women’s Super League as Chelsea maintain their position at the top.

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Coleraine terminate Canning contract

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 5:30 pm

Coleraine terminate Aaron Canning’s contract after the defender is given a seven-year Sexual Offences Prevention Order.

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Mascherano charged with tax fraud

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 5:20 pm

Barcelona midfielder Javier Mascherano is charged with two counts of defrauding the Spanish tax authorities.

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Owner Morgan puts Wolves up for sale

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 4:28 pm

Wolves owner Steve Morgan puts the Championship club up for sale after eight years in charge at Molineux.

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VIDEO: Wenger: We must win home games

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 4:10 pm

Arsene Wenger, whose Arsenal side host Olympiakos in the Champions League on Tuesday, says they “must win” all their home games if they are to qualify.

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Wales ‘happy’ at Nadolo match ban

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:43 pm

Giant Fiji wing Nemani Nadolo’s ban for their World Cup match against Wales on Thursday is welcomed by Wales.

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Injury-hit Wales add Hook & Anscombe

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 3:05 pm

Scott Williams and Hallam Amos are ruled out of the World Cup, so Wales add backs James Hook and Gareth Anscombe to their squad.

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Monday’s gossip column

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 2:54 pm

Vieira could head to Sunderland, Klopp would want control of Liverpool signings, plus more.

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‘England burdened by home pressure’

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 2:10 pm

England can beat Australia, Wales’ Dan Biggar “was immense” on Saturday, Scotland can down South Africa and Ireland look good, says Jeremy Guscott.

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Celtic face Hearts in League Cup

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 1:38 pm

Holders Celtic face Hearts and there is a Highland derby after the draw for the Scottish League Cup quarter-finals.

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Nicholson named as new Torquay boss

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 1:36 pm

Torquay United appoint former player Kevin Nicholson as their new manager following Paul Cox’s recent departure.

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Grealish picks England over Republic

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 1:29 pm

Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish opts to play for England rather than the Republic of Ireland at senior level.

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Bale return ‘massive boost’ for Wales

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 12:36 pm

Neil Taylor says Gareth Bale’s return to training is a timely boost ahead of Wales’ Euro 2016 qualifiers against Bosnia and Andorra.

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Rotherham part company with Evans

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 12:18 pm

Rotherham United manager Steve Evans leaves the Championship club after more than three years with the Millers.

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Wood not cited over Williams clash

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 12:10 pm

England flanker Tom Wood is warned but not cited over the incident which saw Wales’ Liam Williams knocked unconscious.

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Bees replace Dijkhuizen with Carsley

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 9:36 am

Brentford sack head coach Marinus Dijkhuizen, with Lee Carsley taking charge for the rest of the season.

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Baldini leaves role at Tottenham

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 9:09 am

Tottenham part company with Franco Baldini, who was in charge of scouting and transfer policy, by mutual consent.

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Scots’ Gilchrist out of World Cup

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 8:33 am

Scotland lock forward Grant Gilchrist is ruled out of the rest of the World Cup with a groin injury.

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Gerrard goal helps send Galaxy top

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 8:06 am

Ex-Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard scores for LA Galaxy in a win over FC Dallas which sends his side top in the MLS.

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Ferguson, the McMaster of leadership

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:51 am

Former Aberdeen defender John McMaster gives his take on how Sir Alex Ferguson became a management guru.

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Ferguson, the McMaster of leadership

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:51 am

Former Aberdeen defender John McMaster gives his take on how Sir Alex Ferguson became a management guru.

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McCall distances himself from United

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 7:49 am

Stuart McCall tells the BBC he is focused on his Scotland commitments when asked about Dundee United’s managerial vacancy.

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Monday’s Scottish gossip

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 5:26 am

Stuart McCall and Mixu Paatelainen are in the frame to replace Jackie McNamara at Dundee United…

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VIDEO: The Hit: Scots’ joy, Brown’s blues

Monday, September 28, 2015 at 12:31 am

The Hit looks back at a good day for Scotland and Ireland as they secure convincing victories at the Rugby World Cup.

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Euro round-up: Moyes’ men draw blank

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 11:06 pm

David Moyes’ tough start to the Spanish season continues, Hulk responds to ‘racist’ chants, plus the rest of Europe’s big stories.

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Inter Milan 1-4 Fiorentina

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 9:37 pm

Inter Milan’s 100% start to the Serie A season ends as Fiorentina crush them to move top for the first time since 1999.

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‘Frustrated England must be united’

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 9:03 pm

England must stay “united” and focus on next weekend’s “knockout” World Cup game with Australia, says boss Stuart Lancaster.

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Liverpool Ladies 0-4 Chelsea Ladies

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:35 pm

Chelsea thrash Liverpool to take a two-point lead into the final day of the Women’s Super League One season.

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Garth Crooks’s team of the week

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:32 pm

Who scored a goal like Di Canio? Which player needs to keep it simple? Find out in Garth Crooks’s team of the week.

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Scotland 39-16 USA

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:22 pm

Scotland recover from a sloppy first half to overcome an abrasive USA 39-16 at Elland Road and sit atop Pool B.

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‘Ireland’s World Cup just starting’

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 7:53 pm

Joe Schmidt says Ireland’s World Cup is only now getting under way after Sunday’s bonus-point victory over Romania.

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De Villiers quits after breaking jaw

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 6:51 pm

South Africa captain Jean de Villiers retires from international rugby after being ruled out of the rest of the World Cup.

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Borussia Dortmund 2-2 Darmstadt

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 6:28 pm

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scores again as Borussia Dortmund draw 2-2 with Darmstadt to slip four points behind Bayern Munich.

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‘Scotland near World Cup crossroads’

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 6:10 pm

Two wins and two bonus points for Scotland – but “brutal” Rugby World Cup traffic approaches, writes Tom English.

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VIDEO: Palace are difficult to stop – Flores

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 6:04 pm

Watford manager Quique Flores admits that Crystal Palace were “difficult to stop” after his side lost 1-0 to the Eagles at Vicarage Road.

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VIDEO: Zaha made the difference – Pardew

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 5:59 pm

Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew says his trio of tricky wingers Jason Puncheon, Yannick Bolasie and Wilfried Zaha gave his side the edge over Watford.

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Ireland 44-10 Romania

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 5:52 pm

Ireland run in six tries as they beat Romania in front of 89,267 at Wembley to move to the top of Pool D in the Rugby World Cup.

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Watford 0-1 Crystal Palace

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 5:31 pm

Crystal Palace move up to sixth in the Premier League after Yohan Cabaye’s penalty secures them a 1-0 win at Watford.

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VIDEO: Highlights – Dundee 3-3 Ross County

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 5:01 pm

High-flying Dundee and Ross County share six goals in a thrilling encounter at Dens Park in the Scottish Premiership.

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VIDEO: Highlights – Kilmarnock 1-2 Hamilton

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 5:01 pm

Hamilton move to joint third in the Premiership after coming from behind to defeat Kilmarnock at Rugby Park.

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VIDEO: Highlights – St Johnstone 2-1 Dundee Utd

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 5:00 pm

Jackie McNamara manages Dundee United for the last time as his side see 10-man St Johnstone come from behind to win.

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Cotter unsure on Russell injury

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 4:41 pm

Scotland coach Vern Cotter is unsure how long Finn Russell will be sidelined for with the injury that forced him off against the USA.

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Bosnia’s Dzeko to miss Wales match

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 4:39 pm

Bosnia-Herzegovina captain Edin Dzeko is set to miss their Euro 2016 qualifier against Wales on 10 October with a knee injury.

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VIDEO: How Welsh priest celebrated victory

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 3:25 pm

Shaun Edwards demonstrates how a Welsh priest greeted his congregation on the morning after Wales’ 28-25 World Cup win over England.

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Manchester City Women 6-1 Bristol Academy Women

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 3:09 pm

Manchester City ensure the Women’s Super League title race goes to the final day after consigning Bristol to relegation.

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Belles & Royals seal WSL 1 promotion

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 3:04 pm

Doncaster Rovers Belles and Reading win promotion to Women’s Super League One after victories on Sunday.

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Ladbrokes defends ‘sack race’ bets

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 2:20 pm

SPFL sponsor Ladbrokes defends its practice of offering odds on which manager is next to be sacked.

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Middlesbrough 3-0 Leeds United

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 2:13 pm

Middlesbrough defeat Leeds 3-0 – winning their fifth straight Championship match to move one point behind leaders Brighton.

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Australia 65-3 Uruguay

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 1:35 pm

Australia run in 11 tries as they stroll to a 65-3 victory over Uruguay in the biggest win of Rugby World Cup 2015 so far.

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Greenock Morton 0-4 Rangers

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 1:24 pm

Rangers stretch their lead at the top of the Scottish Championship to nine points with a comprehensive win over Morton.

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VIDEO: FA Cup: Keeper scores overhead kick

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 1:05 pm

Watch Holbeach goalkeeper Ricky Drury score an overhead equaliser with the last kick of the FA Cup qualifier against Worcester City.

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Bruised Bok behemoths await Scotland

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 1:03 pm

After a thunderous duel and rejuvenating victory over Samoa, battle-hardened South Africa prepare to face Scotland.

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Heat on England if Wales beat Fiji

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 12:56 pm

After beating England in Twickenham, Wales coach Warren Gatland says a win over Fiji would heap more pressure on their Pool A rivals.

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North eyes centre switch amid crisis

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:59 am

Wing George North is prepared to play centre amid Wales’ World Cup injury crisis as Scott Williams and Hallam Amos seem set to be ruled out.

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‘England panicked under pressure’

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:25 am

England panicked under pressure in their 28-25 Rugby World Cup loss to Wales, says Wales legend Sir Gareth Edwards.

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‘High class’ candidates for Well job

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 10:15 am

The Motherwell board will meet on Monday as they seek a new full-time manager following the sacking of Ian Baraclough.

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Gossip: Robshaw takes responsibility

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 8:07 am

England captain Chris Robshaw accepts blame for late penalty call, Gatland says Wales wanted it more, plus more.

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Sunday’s gossip column

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 6:56 am

Real Madrid target Eden Hazard, Charlton keen to keep Man Utd target Fox, Liverpool talk to Klopp, plus more.

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VIDEO: The Hit: Wales beat England in epic

Sunday, September 27, 2015 at 3:07 am

The Hit looks back at Dan Biggar’s flawless performance as he kicked Wales to a 28-25 victory over England at Twickenham in the Rugby World Cup.

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‘Wales delivered a win like no other’

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 11:59 pm

Wales produced a performance of belief, guts and fight to beat an England side undone by ‘brain freeze’, says Tom Fordyce.

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‘Players made England penalty call’

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 11:05 pm

England coach Stuart Lancaster says it was his players’ choice not to kick a late penalty for goal in their defeat by Wales.

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Real Madrid 0-0 Malaga

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 10:07 pm

Cristiano Ronaldo fails to score for the third successive match as Real Madrid are held by 10-man Malaga at the Bernabeu.

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Napoli 2-1 Juventus

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 9:55 pm

Italian champions Juventus see their problems mount after losing 2-1 at Napoli – their third defeat of the Serie A season.

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England made line-out error – Gatland

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 9:25 pm

Wales coach Warren Gatland says England blundered by not going for a late penalty kick that could have drawn their match at Twickenham.

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England 25-28 Wales

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 8:59 pm

Wales lose three men to injury but come back from a 10-point deficit to beat World Cup hosts England 28-25 at Twickenham.

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Are Man Utd genuine title contenders?

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 8:46 pm

Man Utd went top, Man City were thrashed and the pressure eased on Brendan Rodgers. Phil McNulty looks at Saturday’s talking points.

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Chelsea were ‘minus one out of 10′

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 7:48 pm

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho gave his side a mark of minus one out of 10 for their first-half display at Newcastle.

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Newcastle United 2-2 Chelsea

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 7:24 pm

Chelsea score twice in the last 11 minutes to earn a point and deny Newcastle a first win of the season.

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South Africa 46-6 Samoa

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 7:01 pm

JP Pietersen scores a hat-trick of tries as South Africa recover from their shock defeat by Japan with victory over Samoa.

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McIntyre unhappy at Davies red card

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 6:54 pm

Ross County manager Jim McIntyre believes referee Craig Thomson blundered by awarding Dundee a second half penalty.

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Five things you may have missed

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 6:39 pm

Returning foes, debut joy and Joey Barton is back – BBC Sport brings you five stories from the Football League.

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Stoke City 2-1 Bournemouth

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 6:23 pm

Substitute Mame Biram Diouf’s header gives Stoke their first league win of the season as Bournemouth lose Callum Wilson to a serious-looking injury.

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Barcelona 2-1 Las Palmas

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 6:17 pm

Barcelona’s Lionel Messi is ruled out for seven to eight weeks after tearing a knee ligament during a 2-1 win over Las Palmas.

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Nantes 1-4 Paris St-Germain

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 6:11 pm

Zlatan Ibrahimovic scores as Paris St-Germain come from behind to beat Nantes 4-1 and maintain their unbeaten start.

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Dundee Utd sideline manager McNamara

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:57 pm

Jackie McNamara’s time as manager of Dundee United is over following a 2-1 defeat at 10-man St Johnstone.

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VIDEO: Neil ‘proud’ of Canaries performance

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:35 pm

Norwich City manager Alex Neil says he is “proud” of his players after their 2-2 away draw against West Ham.

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VIDEO: Wilson injury a massive blow – Howe

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:28 pm

Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe says a serious-looking knee injury to striker Callum Wilson is “a massive blow” as the Cherries were beaten 2-1 away at Stoke City.

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VIDEO: Hughes relieved as Stoke win at last

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:25 pm

Stoke City boss Mark Hughes says relief is “the overriding emotion” after his side won their first Premier League game of the season, beating Bournemouth 2-1.

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VIDEO: Foxes tried their best – Ranieri

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:25 pm

Leicester City manager Claudio Ranieri says his side were undone by Arsenal’s “dangerous” counter-attacks after their 5-2 home defeat to the Gunners.

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Cardiff City 2-1 Charlton Athletic

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:20 pm

Sean Morrison’s header secures a win for Cardiff, who come from a goal behind to beat Charlton.

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VIDEO: Saints need to improve – Koeman

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:14 pm

Southampton Manager Ronald Koeman says his side must do better despite a “clinical” 3-1 win over Swansea at St Mary’s Stadium.

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Southampton 3-1 Swansea City

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:14 pm

Virgil van Dijk scores his first goal for Southampton who ease to a comfortable victory over Swansea at St Mary’s Stadium.

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Leicester City 2-5 Arsenal

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:13 pm

Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez rediscovers his goalscoring touch as his hat-trick ends Leicester’s unbeaten start to the season.

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VIDEO: Sturridge goals exceptional – Rodgers

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:08 pm

Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Daniel Sturridge made “the difference” for his side, after the striker scored twice in a 3-2 win over Aston Villa.

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Linfield beat Glenavon to stay clear

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:08 pm

Linfield maintain their four-point lead at the top of Irish Premiership by beating Glenavon 4-3 at Windsor Park.

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VIDEO: Swans not up to scratch – Monk

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 5:07 pm

Swansea boss Garry Monk says his side made “too many mistakes” during their 3-1 defeat at Southampton.

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VIDEO: Very nice feeling to be top – Van Gaal

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:59 pm

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal says it is a “very nice feeling” to be top of the Premier League for the first time in his reign after a 3-0 win over Sunderland at Old Trafford.

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VIDEO: Sanchez back to his best – Wenger

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:52 pm

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says striker Alexis Sanchez is “back at his best” after netting a hat-trick in the Gunners’ 5-2 win at Leicester City.

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Manchester United 3-0 Sunderland

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:48 pm

Manchester United move above Manchester City at the top of the Premier League with a 3-0 win over Sunderland.

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West Ham United 2-2 Norwich City

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:43 pm

Cheikhou Kouyate hits a late equaliser for West Ham to earn a point against Norwich at Upton Park.

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Liverpool 3-2 Aston Villa

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:40 pm

Daniel Sturridge scores his first two goals since March as Liverpool beat Aston Villa in an entertaining game.

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VIDEO: Villa face fight to stay up – Sherwood

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:39 pm

Aston Villa boss Tim Sherwood says the club face a “fight” to stay in the Premier League, after his side lost 3-2 away at Liverpool.

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Bolton Wanderers 2-2 Brighton & Hove Albion

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:18 pm

Gary Madine scores an injury-time header against 10-man Brighton to rescue a point for Bolton against the league leaders.

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Motherwell 2-1 Partick Thistle

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:10 pm

Motherwell win their first game under caretaker Stephen Craigan as Partick Thistle suffer a fifth-straight loss.

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Heatley four as Crues crush Carrick

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:05 pm

Paul Heatley scored four goals in the first half as champions Crusaders crush Carrick Rangers 5-0 at Seaview.

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Inverness CT 2-1 Aberdeen

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 4:00 pm

League leaders Aberdeen suffer a second defeat in a week as Inverness take all three points in the Highlands.

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Celtic 0-0 Heart of Midlothian

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 3:54 pm

Profligate Celtic are held to a goalless draw at home to Hearts but move a point nearer to leaders Aberdeen.

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FSV Mainz 0-3 Bayern Munich

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 3:40 pm

Lewandowski sets another Bundesliga record as defending champions Bayern Munich maintain their 100% start to the Bundesliga.

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Italy 23-18 Canada

Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 3:27 pm

Canada threaten to pull off another Rugby World Cup upset only to be denied 23-18 by Italy in an Elland Road thriller.

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