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Eniola Aluko: England striker speaks out on 'bullying' claims
Striker Eniola Aluko speaks to the BBC about the "bullying and discrimination" she says she was subjected to by England head coach Mark Sampson.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:00:12 GMT

Sterling rescues point for Man City against Everton
Raheem Sterling salvages a point for 10-man Manchester City as Everton are denied victory after Wayne Rooney scores his 200th Premier League goal.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 21:18:47 GMT

Burnley sign Leeds striker Wood in record deal
Burnley sign New Zealand striker Chris Wood from Leeds United for a club record transfer fee, thought to be about £15m.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:44:05 GMT

Ex-Germany striker Podolski considers legal action over photo error
Former Arsenal and Germany forward Lukas Podolski considers legal action after a right-wing website Breitbart printed a photo of him with an article about illegal immigration.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 15:48:56 GMT

Everton fans warned over wearing club colours for Europa League match
Everton warn fans not to wear club colours if they are travelling to Croatia for Thursday's Europa League second leg against Hajduk Split.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 19:04:38 GMT

Scotland call up Archer and Whittaker for World Cup qualifiers
Millwall's Jordan Archer receives a first call-up to the Scotland squad as Hibernian's Steven Whittaker earns a recall.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:32:53 GMT

Raphael Dwamena: Brighton set to sign Ghana striker from FC Zurich
Brighton and Hove Albion agree terms with FC Zurich to sign striker Raphael Dwamena for an undisclosed fee.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:42:32 GMT

Grimsby Town fans asked 'to show bras' to Stevenage security
Grimsby Town fans were "treated as animals" by security staff at a League Two match, it is claimed.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 18:50:13 GMT

Hal Robson-Kanu: West Brom lose appeal against forward's red card
West Brom lose an appeal against the red card shown to Hal Robson-Kanu during Saturday's 1-0 victory at Burnley in the Premier League.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 16:49:42 GMT

Leicester fans' homophobic chants 'disgusting'
Supporters were left feeling "disgusted" and "unsafe" following homophobic chanting by fans in the match.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:31:12 GMT

Nicolai Muller: Hamburg winger celebrates goal and ruptures knee ligament
Hamburg winger Nicolai Muller wheels away after scoring against Augsburg, ruptures a knee ligament while celebrating, and will now miss the next seven months of the season.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:51:27 GMT

Lions, mice and spaniels: Match the manager to the quote
Can you match these football managers to their animal analogies?

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 12:14:42 GMT

'Stoke fans will bring the best out of him' - who makes Garth's team of the week?
Who just needs to show the Stoke fans he cares? And who reminds Garth Crooks of a former Germany full-back? Find out in his team of the week.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 20:34:53 GMT

EFL Cup draw to be held at 04:15 BST - in China
The EFL Cup third-round draw will take place in Beijing on Thursday at 04:15 BST.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:28:15 GMT

Swansea agree fee for Hull midfielder Clucas
After seeing their initial bid fail Swansea City have now agreed a fee with Hull to sign midfielder Sam Clucas.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:17:00 GMT

How Chelsea's 'catenaccio' worked - Gullit analysis
Chelsea had to dig deep in a defensive display against Tottenham - but it paid off, says Match of the Day 2 pundit Ruud Gullit.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:08:17 GMT

Samir Nasri: Manchester City midfielder joins Turkey's Antalyaspor
Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri joins Turkish side Antalyaspor on a two-year contract.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 13:10:01 GMT

FC Astana v Celtic - team news & preview
Brendan Rodgers refuses to take a Champions League group stage place for granted, despite Celtic taking a 5-0 lead to Kazakhstan.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 17:00:05 GMT

Chelsea 'must give 150% after wake-up call'
Chelsea may have needed the "wake-up call" of losing to Burnley to show them the level of effort required to defend their title, says Thibaut Courtois.

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 11:58:24 GMT

Match of the Day 2: Are Tottenham missing Danny Rose & Kyle Walker?
Jermaine Jenas suggests his former club Tottenham are missing the quality of sold right-back Kyle Walker and injured left-back Danny Rose after their 2-1 defeat by Chelsea.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 22:19:43 GMT

Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: Conte thanks players for 'amazing performance'
Chelsea manager Antonio Conte thanks his players for an "amazing performance" after Marcos Alonso's second goal of the game gives the defending champions a 2-1 win over Tottenham at Wembley.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 18:21:17 GMT

Tottenham 1-2 Chelsea: Mauricio Pochettino disappointed with 'unlucky' Spurs
Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino says his side were "unlucky" during their 2-1 defeat against Chelsea in their first Premier League game at Wembley Stadium.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:38:48 GMT

Huddersfield 1-0 Newcastle: Rafael Benitez frustrated with 'one mistake'
Newcastle manager Rafael Benitez says his side made "one mistake" and needed to "take their chances" during the 1-0 defeat away at Huddersfield.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:25:06 GMT

Leicester's Harry Maguire - is he the best signing of the summer?
Could Leicester's Harry Maguire be the best signing of the summer transfer window? Former team-mate Alex Bruce believes Maguire has "everything you want" from a centre-half.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 12:39:43 GMT

Scottish Premiership highlights: Kilmarnock 0-2 Celtic
Celtic defeat Kilmarnock for the second time in 11 days through goals from James Forrest and Callum McGregor.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:11:16 GMT

Scottish Premiership highlights: Aberdeen 2-1 Dundee
Stevie May scores twice on his Pittodrie debut as Aberdeen beat Dundee to make it three wins from three.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 17:02:55 GMT

Huddersfield 1-0 Newcastle: 'Great' Aaron Mooy goal delights David Wagner
Manager David Wagner says he is "delighted" with Huddersfield's 1-0 win against Newcastle, after a "great" goal from Aaron Mooy was enough to give the Terriers victory.

Sun, 20 Aug 2017 15:14:58 GMT

Swansea 0-4 Man Utd: Jose Mourinho - I let the horses run freely & they were magnificent
Man Utd boss Jose Mourinho is full of praise for his side for being "classy, calm and consistent" as beat Swansea 4-0 at the Liberty Stadium.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:26:01 GMT

Liverpool 1-0 Crystal Palace: Jurgen Klopp pleased with 'difficult' but 'deserved' win
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says the tension during his side's 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace is part of the "all-inclusive package" of watching the Reds.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 17:17:56 GMT

FA Cup highlights: South Shields 3-1 Bridlington Town
Northern League Division One side South Shields ease to a 3-1 win over Bridlington Town of the Northern Counties East League in the preliminary round of the FA Cup.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 14:58:26 GMT

Stoke 1-0 Arsenal: Mark Hughes delighted after 'big' win over Gunners
Stoke boss Mark Hughes is full of praise for his team after they put in a "big shift" to claim a 1-0 win over Arsenal.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 19:01:39 GMT

Premier League predictions: Lawro takes on Detroit actor Poulter
Mark Lawrenson takes on Detroit actor Will Poulter in the next round of Premier League matches.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 15:57:38 GMT

Fan's unexpected ferry detour - things you might have missed
A Walsall fan's unexpected ferry ride to Fratton Park and other things you may have missed in Saturday's EFL games.

Sat, 19 Aug 2017 20:34:55 GMT

Brighton & beyond: Fans v homophobia in the Premier League
How the rise of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender fans' groups in the Premier League is changing opinions on the terraces.

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 20:02:38 GMT

Lampard or Gerrard? Shearer or Drogba? Pick your all-time Premier League XI
Pick your all-time Premier League XI from our specially selected shortlist and then share your picks with your friends.

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 14:45:52 GMT

Premier League at 25: Best of England's top flight since 1992
Eric Cantona's kung-fu kick, Paolo di Canio's shove, Steven Gerrard's slip and "Aguerooooo" - BBC Sport looks back at 25 years of the Premier League.

Sun, 06 Aug 2017 20:00:04 GMT

Transfers - August 2017
Track all the latest signings as they happen in England, Scotland and across the world.

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 20:06:46 GMT

Manager ins and outs - August 2017
Track the managerial ins and outs and a list of every boss in the top five leagues in England and the Scottish Premiership.

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 09:27:00 GMT

Released players: Clubs announce summer 2017 retained lists
Find out who is available on a free transfer as clubs in England and Scotland announce their retained lists.

Sun, 11 Jun 2017 17:53:17 GMT

Notifications, Live Guide, MySport and social media with BBC Sport
With latest scores and headlines sent straight to your device, personalisation and much more, ensure you have a great sporting life with BBC Sport.

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:58:24 GMT

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Players Looking for Clubs
Paul Tiernan. 20 years old. Goalkeeper. Been out of the game for a year. Looking for a club in South Lanarkshire. Contact email :  paultiernan1997.pt@gmail.com     Paul ...

Mon, 21 Aug 2017

Scotland squad named for Lithuania and Malta
2018 FIFA World Cup Russia Qualifiers Lithuania v Scotland  LFF Stadium, Lithuania Friday, 1 September 2017, kick-off 7.45pm   Scotland ...

Mon, 21 Aug 2017

Gareth Evans to step down as coach of Women?s U19s
Scotland Women’s Under-19s head coach Gareth Evans has announced he will step down from the role. He leaves after leading Scotland to the UEFA ...

Mon, 21 Aug 2017

Lorraine Watson appointed to UEFA Women?s Champions League Qualifying Mini-Tournament
Lorraine Watson has been appointed to referee in a UEFA Women’s Champions League Qualifying Mini-Tournament in Croatia which runs from 22nd to 28th ...

Mon, 21 Aug 2017

William Collum appointed to Champions League Play-off Match
William Collum will referee the 2nd Leg tie, Sevilla FC v. Istanbul Basaksehir, in the UEFA Champions League Play-offs tomorrow. ...

Mon, 21 Aug 2017

Women?s under-19s lose out on World Cup spot
Scotland Under-19s Euro 2017 journey ended in the fifth placed play-off when they went toe-toe with England for a place at the Under-20 World Cup in France ...

Fri, 18 Aug 2017

Match Report : Whitletts Vics
TROON 2 - WHITLETTS VICTORIA 5 Whitletts produced a stunning first half display to leave Superleague side Troon reeling in this League Cup clash ...

Fri, 18 Aug 2017

Ross and Dieke retire from international duty
Scotland Women’s National Team stalwarts Ifeoma Dieke and Leanne Ross have both announced their retirement from international duty.   The ...

Fri, 18 Aug 2017

McLaughlin aiming to take under-17s to the next level
Over the course of this weekend and the start of next week, Brian McLaughlin will oversee his first three games as Scotland Under-17s head coach having ...

Thu, 17 Aug 2017

Disciplinary Tribunal | Update
A Disciplinary Tribunal convened today in accordance with the Judicial Panel Protocol to consider the following cases:     Player: Ryan ...

Thu, 17 Aug 2017

Andy Thomson appointed SWNT assistant coach
Andy Thomson has been announced as Assistant Coach of the Scotland Women’s National Team.                 ...

Thu, 17 Aug 2017

Summer Term Performance School Report Card
Over the summer period, the newly named Scottish FA JD Performance School programme has been extremely busy with graduations, inductions, international ...

Thu, 17 Aug 2017

Donald Park names first under-19 squad
Donald Park has named his first Scotland Under-19 squad for an international tournament in Serbia at the start of September.   The 20 man squad features ...

Wed, 16 Aug 2017

Scotland Women?s National Team to play Hungary
The Scotland Women’s National Team will prepare for their upcoming World Cup qualifiers by playing Hungary in an International Challenge Match on ...

Wed, 16 Aug 2017

Vikki Robertson appointed to Euro Semi-Final
Vikki Robertson has been appointed to the UEFA Women’s U19 Championship Semi-Final match between Netherlands and Spain tomorrow.   The match ...

Wed, 16 Aug 2017

Scottish FA Youth Cup 2017/18 Round One and Two Draws
The draws for the First and Second Round of the Scottish FA Youth Cup was conducted at Hampden Park by Scottish FA Chief Operating Officer Andrew McKinlay.   First ...

Tue, 15 Aug 2017

Europa League appointments for Scottish trio
John Beaton, Bobby Madden and Craig Thomson have all been appointed to 1st Leg ties in this week’s Europa League Play-offs on Thursday.   The ...

Tue, 15 Aug 2017

Notice of Player Reference | Esmael Goncalves, Heart of Midlothian FC
Player: Esmael Goncalves, Heart of Midlothian FC has lodged a Notice of Player Reference against his dismissal Match: Kilmarnock FC vs Heart of Midlothian ...

Mon, 14 Aug 2017

Notice of Player Reference | Ryan Jack, Rangers FC
Player: Ryan Jack, Rangers FC has lodged a Notice of Player Reference against his dismissal Match: Rangers FC vs Hibernian FC on Saturday 12th August ...

Mon, 14 Aug 2017

Notice of Player Reference | Trevor Carson, Motherwell FC
Player: Trevor Carson, Motherwell FC has lodged a Notice of Player Reference against his dismissal Match: St Johnstone FC vs Motherwell FC on Saturday ...

Mon, 14 Aug 2017

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