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'Serious doubts' over whether FA bosses should continue as evidence is questioned

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There are 'serious doubts' whether FA bosses are fit to stay on after a "shambolic" performance at a hearing in parliament, MP Damian Collins says.

Jose Mourinho must look at Manchester United, not Chelsea, says Antonio Conte

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Chelsea manager Antonio Conte says Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho needs to "look at himself" and not his former side.

'Being good defensively is not a crime' - Man Utd beat Benfica

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Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says "being good defensively is not a crime" as his side edge past Benfica in the Champions League.

McKayla Maroney: Olympic gymnast 'abused' by Larry Nassar

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London 2012 gold medallist McKayla Maroney says she was sexually abused by a former USA gymnastics doctor.

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BBC Get Inspired Unsung Hero: Dame Jessica Ennis-Hill says thank you


Stars from the world of sport - including Jess Ennis-Hill - say thank you to the unsung heroes who work behind the scenes - now nominate your unsung hero.

Meet the Michelin-star trained chef who feeds De Bruyne


What's it like to be the personal chef for Manchester City players Kevin de Bruyne, Ilkay Gundogan and Kyle Walker? Jonny Marsh knows.


Hazard rescues Chelsea in six-goal thriller against Roma

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Eden Hazard's double earns Chelsea a draw against Roma in a thrilling Champions League Group C match at Stamford Bridge.

Celtic crushed by Bayern Munich


Celtic endure a night to forget in Europe as they lose 3-0 away to Bayern Munich in the Champions League.

Mark Sampson: FA sorry over race remarks to Eniola Aluko & Drew Spence

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The FA apologises to two players for racially discriminatory remarks made by sacked England's women's boss Mark Sampson.


Watson & Broady into Luxembourg quarter-finals

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British duo Heather Watson and Naomi Broady are through to the quarter-finals of the Luxembourg Open


FA racism allegations inquiry: Request 'bordering on blackmail' - Eniola Aluko


Footballer Eniola Aluko tells a parliamentary inquiry that a request from the FA's chief executive was "bordering on blackmail".

Konta splits with coach and ends her season

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Britain's Johanna Konta splits from her coach Wim Fissette and will not play again this season as a result of her foot injury.

Ronald Koeman: Everton manager has 'total support' of club's board

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Manager Ronald Koeman says he has "total support" from the Everton board, despite a poor start to the season.


Ronnie O'Sullivan can wear trainers at English Open


Ronnie O'Sullivan has been given permission to wear trainers in his second-round match at the English Open.

Scotland captain Laidlaw to miss autumn Tests


Scotland captain Greig Laidlaw will miss the autumn Tests because of a fractured ankle, his club side Clermont Auvergne confirm.


Frank Bruno: It's only human to cry sometimes


Former world heavyweight champion Frank Bruno tells Victoria Derbyshire it is important for men to be open about their mental health.


Northampton fans wanted to fight me - captain Buchanan

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Northampton Town captain David Buchanan claims a group of supporters tried to start a fight with him after a League One game.

Donald Trump accuses NFL of 'total disrespect' over anthem decision

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US president Donald Trump accuses the NFL of "total disrespect" after it decides it will not punish players for not standing during the national anthem.

La Course 2018: Women's race reverts to one-day event

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La Course by the Tour de France will revert to a one-day event for the fifth edition of the race in 2018.


NFL: Pittsburgh win over Kansas City reminds Osi of 'Little Knockout'


Two-time Super Bowl winner Osi Umenyiora analyses how the Pittsburgh Steelers beat the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday, comparing them to his childhood nemesis - 'Little Knockout'.

Wednesday, Oct 18

Celtics' $128m signing fractures ankle in NBA season opener

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Boston Celtics forward Gordon Hayward fractures his ankle in a heavy fall during the NBA season opener against Cleveland Cavaliers.

Cobbles and Alpe d'Huez will make 2018 Tour de France tough - Froome

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Chris Froome says the 2018 Tour de France will test every aspect of cycling despite having the race's shortest route of the 21st century.

Draw at Real shows Spurs 'can handle' highest level - Kane

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Harry Kane says Tottenham showed they "can handle" playing in the Champions League after a draw at Real Madrid moves them towards the last 16.

Salah brace as Liverpool thrash Maribor

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Liverpool record their biggest Champions League win in almost 10 years as they thrash Maribor to go top of Group E.

Tuesday, Oct 17

Joshua 'in no rush' to fight in United States

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British world heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua says he is "in no rush" to fight in the United States.

Craig Shakespeare: Leicester City sack manager four months after appointment

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Leicester City sack manager Craig Shakespeare just four months after he took the job on a permanent basis.

Middlesex relegation stands after failed 'crossbow' appeal

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Middlesex lose their appeal against a two-point deduction, confirming their relegation from County Championship Division One.

Joshua in 'difficult position' after late change of opponent

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Anthony Joshua will defend his IBF and WBA heavyweight world titles against Carlos Takam after Kubrat Pulev pulls out injured.

Monday, Oct 16

Sympathy, scepticism, Shearer - the end of the Ashley era?

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Chris Waddle feels "some sympathy" for Newcastle owner Mike Ashley, but fans are sceptical after he puts the club up for sale.

Coach Gatland 'done' with Lions after abuse in New Zealand

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Wales boss Warren Gatland says he "won't subject himself" to taking charge of the British and Irish Lions in 2021.

Ashley puts Newcastle United up for sale

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Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley puts the Premier League club up for sale after a decade in charge at St James' Park.

Kaepernick files grievance against NFL team owners

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Colin Kaepernick files a grievance against NFL owners he claims are refusing to hire him because of his protests against racial injustice.

Sunday, Oct 15

Why Koeman must hope to hang on until January - analysis

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The way Everton play under Ronald Koeman will not change until they can sign players in January, says MOTD2 pundit Kevin Kilbane.

Koeman hopes Everton confidence grows after draw at Brighton

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Wayne Rooney's 90th-minute penalty earns Everton a point against Brighton in a largely unremarkable encounter at the Amex Stadium.

Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal in Shanghai Masters final

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Wimbledon champion Roger Federer beats world number one Rafael Nadal 6-4 6-3 at the Shanghai Masters to win his sixth title of the year.

Allardyce 'tempted' by Scotland but says timing is not right

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Former England manager Sam Allardyce rules himself out of the running to be Scotland's next manager.

Saturday, Oct 14

Wenger bemoans 'scandalous' Watford penalty decision

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Arsene Wenger is unhappy as a debatable penalty helps Watford beat Arsenal 2-1.

Man City score seven while Palace finally score - Premier League round-up

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Man City go clear at the top after scoring seven, Crystal Palace win at last against Chelsea and Man Utd draw at Liverpool.

Wasteful Liverpool frustrated by Man Utd at Anfield

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Liverpool are held to a frustrating draw despite dominating Manchester United at Anfield and have now won just once in eight games.