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Terry to decide future this weekend – gossip

<!--<!--><!-->For the latest gossip and debate, check out our Sportsday rolling news service every weekday, and for a list of all the completed deals, see our transfers page.Transfer news - latest update (11:00 BST)John Terry will deci

Ex-coach Bennell in court on 14 further abuse charges

Ex-football coach Barry Bennell has appeared in court charged with a further 14 counts of sexual abuse.The charges, which include indecent assault and serious sexual assault, involve four boys who were aged between 11 and 14 at the time.The former Cr

Reality Check: Are England terrible at penalty shootouts?

Reality Check verdict: Yes, England are terrible at penalty shootouts, and the senior men's team has the worst record in the world.England's under-21s lost their European Championship semi-final against Germany on Tuesday, 4-3 on penalties.It brought

Leeds United: Championship club buy back Elland Road home

Leeds United have bought back their Elland Road home, 13 years after being forced to sell it to reduce debts.The Championship club sold the ground on a lease back deal in November 2004 after relegation from the top flight.Owner Andrea Radrizzani said

David Duckenfield faces Hillsborough charges with five others

Media playback is unsupported on your deviceFormer Ch Supt David Duckenfield faces 95 charges of manslaughter and five other senior figures will be prosecuted over the 1989 Hillsborough disaster.Mr Duckenfield was match commander at the FA Cup semi-f

Serena Williams: John McEnroe proposes men v women contest

John McEnroe has proposed a men v women contest to prove his claim that Serena Williams would be ranked "700 in the world" on the men's circuit.The seven-time Grand Slam champion said Williams was "the best female player ever" but against men it woul

Wimbledon 2017: Andy Murray top seed ahead of Djokovic, Federer & Nadal

Wimbledon 2017 on the BBCVenue: All England Club Dates: 3-16 July Starts: 11:30 BSTLive: Coverage across BBC TV, BBC Radio and BBC Sport website with further coverage on Red Button, Connected TVs and app.Britain's defending champion Andy Murray has b

Eastbourne: Johanna Konta breezes past Sorana Cirstea in second round

Media playback is not supported on this device Aegon International, EastbourneVenue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Date: 26 June -1 JulyCoverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and onlineBritish number on

Eastbourne: Novak Djokovic beats Vasek Pospisil as he prepares for Wimbledon

EastbourneVenue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Date: 26 June -1 July Coverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and onlineNovak Djokovic beat Vasek Pospisil to reach the third round at Eastbourne.In his first competitive match on grass this year, the Serb, wh

Shrewsbury are first English club to apply for safe standing

Media playback is not supported on this device League One side Shrewsbury Town have become the first English club to apply to have safe standing at their ground.The club aims to have the rail seats

Scotland without injured Beattie for Women’s Euro 2017

Experienced defender Jen Beattie has been ruled out of the Scotland squad for next month's Women's Euro 2017.The 26-year-old Manchester City player is missing from head coach Anna Signeul's selections after picking up an ankle injury.Signeul has name

Gossip: Man Utd ready to pay £40m for Roma midfielder

<!--<!--><!-->For the latest gossip and debate, check out our Sportsday rolling news service every weekday, and for a list of all the completed deals, see our transfers page.Transfer news - latest update (13:00 BST)Manchester United ar

World Cup 2018 and 2022: Fifa releases bid ‘corruption’ report

Football's world governing body Fifa has released its full report into alleged corruption during bidding for the 2018 and 2022 World Cups.It comes after German newspaper Bild published extracts of a leaked copy of the report on Tuesday.The 2014 repor

Everton close in on Nigeria striker Onyekuru

Everton are close to signing Nigeria striker Henry Onyekuru in a £7m deal from KAS Eupen.Onyekuru, 20, scored 22 goals for the Belgian top-flight club last season and has been linked with Arsenal, West Ham United and clubs throughout Europe.However,

Serena Williams: John McEnroe believes she would struggle on men’s circuit

Serena Williams disputes John McEnroe's claims that she would struggle to be in the world's top 700 if she was on the men's circuit.And the male player ranked 701 in the world - Dmitry Tursunov - believes he could beat her.Speaking to US radio statio

Murray pulls out of Pouille match with sore hip

World number one Andy Murray has pulled out of his first exhibition match at Hurlingham Club with a sore hip.The Briton, who was knocked out in the first round at Queen's last week, was due to play France's Lucas Pouille at the Aspall Tennis Classic.

Tiemoue Bakayoko: Chelsea close to signing Monaco midfielder

Chelsea are close to signing midfielder Tiemoue Bakayoko from French champions Monaco.Blues manager Antonio Conte has identified France international Bakayoko as a player who can strengthen the Premier League champions' squad.Talks have taken place a

Honest & hard working – what to expect from De Boer

Crystal Palace have appointed Frank de Boer as their new manager - but what sort of man will be in charge at Selhurst Park next season?There is no doubting his pedigree as a player.The 47-year-old former defender was capped 112 times by the Netherlan

Wimbledon Memories: Andy Murray on nerves & his snooker skills

As the BBC celebrates 90 years of covering Wimbledon, Sue Barker meets Andy Murray to talk about the magical world of SW19.Watch Sue Barker: Our Wimbledon, Sunday 2 July, 17:20 BST on BBC One and the BBC Sport website & app.Available to UK users

Eastbourne: Kyle Edmund and Naomi Broady lose in first round

Eastbourne 2017Venue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Date: 26 June-1 July Coverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and onlineBritish number two Kyle Edmund suffered a first-round defeat by American Donald Young at Eastbourne.Young, the world number 47, regis

Eastbourne: Petra Kvitova opts out of tournament with abdominal injury

Eastbourne 2017Venue: Devonshire Park, Eastbourne Date: 26 June-1 July Coverage: Live across BBC TV, radio and onlineTwo-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has pulled out of Eastbourne with an abdominal injury.The Czech won the Aegon Classic in Bi

Wimbledon 2017: Marcus Willis beats Andrej Martin in first round of qualifying

Wimbledon qualifyingVenue: Bank of England Sports Centre, Roehampton Date: 26-29 JuneCoverage: 11:00-17:00 BST on BBC Red Button and 11:00-19:00 BST on Connected TV and onlineBritain's Marcus Willis produced an impressive display to beat Andrej Marti

‘I am not a bad guy’ – Diouf on spitting, Stevie G and Senegal

El Hadji Diouf is a hero in Senegal. Everywhere he goes, he is mobbed by fans both young and old. His countrymen are still grateful for the stellar role he played during the 2002 World Cup in Japan and South Korea.But in England, he is remembered mor

Gossip: Swansea reject Everton’s £30m bid for Sigurdsson

<!--<!--><!-->For the latest gossip and debate, check out our Sportsday rolling news service every weekday, and for a list of all the completed deals, see our transfers page.Transfer newsBookies have slashed the odds on Tottenham strik

‘No better time to be an English player’ as U21s prepare for Euro semi

England v Germany, Under-21 Euro 2017 semi-finalVenue: Tychy, Poland Date: Tuesday, 27 June Kick-off: 17:00 BSTCoverage: Live text commentary on BBC Sport websiteEngland Under-21s defender Calum Chambers says "there has been no better time" to be an