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FA Cup semi-final: Coventry 0-2 Man Utd – Maguire doubles lead

It might have been forced on Erik ten Hag due to injury but Casemiro's central defensive role is suiting Manchester United today.Coventry have not had enough of the ball to exploit the space behind the Brazilian, who is a calming presence in the Unit

Premier League: Brentford hit three at Luton & Burnley back in control

Follow live commentary & text updates of Saturday's Premier League action.

Sutton’s FA Cup & Premier League predictions v singer Sam Tompkins

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Mourinho banned me from training – Schweinsteiger

Former midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger says he was banned from first-team training by manager Jose Mourinho during his time at Manchester United.Schweinsteiger, 39, made 31 appearances under Louis van Gaal in 2015-16.He played only four games under

Foden v Bellingham – the battle for England’s number 10 shirt

Manchester City and Real Madrid are evenly poised as they head into their Champions League quarter-final second leg at Etihad Stadium - and it will be another audition for two of England's greatest talents.Phil Foden has lit up the Premier League thi

Pochettino ‘can’t accept’ Chelsea penalty row

Chelsea boss Mauricio Pochettino says he was "so upset" about the dispute over who would take the penalty in their 6-0 win over Everton and has warned his players not to do it again.Nicolas Jackson and Noni Madueke argued over who would take a spot-k

St Johnstone on standby to host Dundee v Rangers

Dundee's Scottish Premiership game against Rangers will be played at St Johnstone's McDiarmid Park on Wednesday if it cannot be held at Dens Park.Dens Park will be assessed on Tuesday morning and, taking into account the weather forecast, a decision

Watch Women’s FA Cup semi-final: Man Utd 2-1 Chelsea – James pulls goal back for visitors

Superb skill from Ella Toone, with a dragback to avoid a sliding Melanie Leupolz close to the left touchline and then an excellent cross, with Rachel Williams powerfully heading in number two.Toone became the first female player to score 50 goals for

Premier League: Man City take early lead against Luton

Man City aren't creating an awful lot despite the dominance they have on the ball. They are doing what we see game in and game out, just waiting for their opponent to make a mistake and to capitalise on it.Luton have been very focussed since the goal

If Rodri doesn’t want to play, he won’t – Guardiola

Last updated on 30 minutes ago30 minutes ago.From the section Man CityManchester City manager Pep Guardiola says he is willing to rest Rodri after the midfielder said he needed a break.Rodri, 27, has played 41 games this season and indicated after Tu

Sporting’s Amorim denies Liverpool agreement

Sporting Lisbon boss Ruben Amorim has denied verbally agreeing a deal to replace Jurgen Klopp at Liverpool.Amorim, 39, does not want the speculation to be a distraction during his side's title run-in."There's been no interview with any club, no agree

Daly retires from England duty

Last updated on 3 hours ago3 hours ago.From the section Women's FootballEngland and Aston Villa forward Rachel Daly has retired from international football.The 32-year-old, who has 84 caps, was part of the England side that won Euro 2022.She came on

Euro 2025 qualifier: Kosovo 0-4 Wales – Morgan nets in rout

Watch and follow live text updates as Kosovo take on Wales in the Women's Euro 2025 qualifiers at the Stadiumi Zahir Pajaziti.

Everton deducted two points for second financial breach

Everton have been deducted two points for a second breach of Premier League financial rules.Profit and sustainability rules (PSR) permit clubs to lose £105m over three years and an independent commission found Everton breached that by £16.6m for th

Scottish Premiership: Rangers twice come from behind to draw Old Firm classic – reaction

Not one for the purists but absolutely fantastic entertainment...Celtic bossed the first half, taking the lead after just 21 seconds through Daizen Maeda and adding a Matt O'Riley penalty.Rangers got a lifeline when a booking for diving became a pena

Premier League: De Bruyne scores Man City’s fourth at Crystal Palace

Fulham make three changes to the side who were beaten 3-1 against Nottingham Forest at the City Ground on Tuesday night.Timothy Castagne comes into the defence in place of Kenny Tete while Sasa Lukic is replaced by Tom Cairney in midfield.Willian tak

Ten Hag says Rashford has ‘big motivation’

Manchester United boss Erik ten Hag has defended Marcus Rashford, saying the striker is highly motivated to help the club during the season run-in.United led 3-2 before conceding two late stoppage-time goals.Rashford came on just before United took t

Williamson ‘fit and ready’ for England return

England defender Leah Williamson is "fit and ready" to make a return for the first time in a year in Friday's Euro 2025 qualifier against Sweden, says manager Sarina Wiegman.Williamson suffered an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) in April 2023 and wi

Rubiales arrested in corruption investigation

EPABy Guy Hedgecoe & George WrightBBC News in Madrid and LondonLuis Rubiales, the former president of the Spanish football federation (RFEF), was arrested on Wednesday as part of a corruption investigation.He was released soon after being detaine

Sutton’s Premier League predictions v UB40 drummer Jimmy Brown

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Championship: Leicester come from behind to draw level with Norwich

Jamie Vardy is dropped to the bench and replaced by Patson Daka following Leicester City's defeat by Bristol City on Friday.The switch up front in one of three chances to the starting line up, with Ricardo Pereira and Callum Doyle coming in to replac

Scottish Premiership: Hatate gives Celtic lead at Livingston

Livingston have a rare foray forward but Michael Nottingham's ball into the box is comfortably claimed by goalkeeper Joe Hart.Celtic are quickly up the other end but Livi get back in numbers. Cross, cut out. Pass, cut out. It's been the way of things

Premier League: Build-up & team news as Newcastle host West Ham

Newcastle manager Eddie Howe makes one change to the side that lost 2-0 at Manchester City in the FA cup quarter-final prior to the international break.Defender Tino Livramento returns from a one-game absence with an ankle injury to replace Sven Botm

Liverpool expect Alonso to stay at Leverkusen

Last updated on 28 March 202428 March 2024.From the section LiverpoolLiverpool expect Xabi Alonso to stay at Bayer Leverkusen this summer and are to consider other candidates to replace manager Jurgen Klopp.Leverkusen are on the brink of a first Bund

Iconic Houghton leaves women’s football in better place

There is one moment among many highlights during Steph Houghton's extraordinary career that helps paint a picture of her as a person.When England were knocked out by USA in the 2019 Women's World Cup semi-finals - after Houghton's 84th-minute penalty