Allan Saint-Maximin caused a social media storm when he played while wearing a Gucci headband at former club Nice - now a growing trend of online abuse towards footballers threatens a boycott. But Newcastle's new No 10 wants to use Twitter for good.
Bolton manager Phil Parkinson and his assistant Steve Parkin have resigned from the Sky Bet League One club.
Romelu Lukaku has criticised the handling of his exit from Manchester United, saying "they consider us dumb, but we know who is doing leaks".
Ollie Pope has been added to England's squad for the third Ashes Test at Headingley as cover for Surrey team-mate Jason Roy.
Former Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge has joined Turkish club Trabzonspor on a three-year contract.
England's Ben Stokes says the third Ashes Test will be won by whichever side has the mettle and technique to withstand a bouncer barrage at Headingley.
Twitter and Manchester United representatives will meet within the next few weeks to discuss the racist abuse aimed at Paul Pogba following Monday night’s game with Wolves.
Ben Te'o has signed for French club Toulon on a short-term deal as World Cup cover after being omitted from England's squad.
Gennady Golovkin has confirmed his next fight against Sergiy Derevyanchenko for the vacant IBF middleweight title in New York on October 5.
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Andrey Arshavin admits he never expected to score four goals in Arsenal's staggering eight-goal thriller at Anfield 10 years ago - but insists he has enjoyed better games.
Steve Smith will miss the third Ashes Test against England after suffering concussion at Lord's.
After Great Britain's men booked their place at the 2021 EuroBasket Qualifiers, Huw Hopkins explains how, after several frustrating years, a renewed sense of optimism surrounds the national team.
Joe Cokanasiga says England are not panicking after losing to Wales, and that the squad trusts the systems in place.
Former Liverpool and Chelsea striker Fernando Torres says he can retire from the game knowing he has "won the respect of world football" during his illustrious career in the game.
Anthony Joshua has hit out at "shallow-minded, small-minded" calls for him to replace his trainer Rob McCracken.
Jason Roy will be checked by England medical staff on Wednesday morning to make sure he has suffered no ill effects after being hit on the side of the neck while batting in the nets.
England are confident injuries will not derail rookie Ruaridh McConnochie's World Cup bid.
Bury have been omitted from the Carabao Cup and have had their League One fixture against Tranmere Rovers suspended, due to further clarification being needed regarding the club's financial obligations.
Ellen White, Karen Bardsley and Jill Scott have been left out of England's squad for friendlies against Belgium and Norway, while Chelsea forward Bethany England is among four new call-ups.
Vasiliy Lomachenko and Luke Campbell's world lightweight title fight assessed by our panel on The Gloves Are Off.
There was a moment last night at Molineux when it seemed normal service had, perhaps, been resumed.
In the latest Off Script, Jamie Carragher explains how Gerard Houllier changed the art of the team talk for him, and why Ashley Cole was so special.
Andy Murray's return to singles action continued with a second defeat on Monday night as he was beaten 7-6 7-5 by Tennys Sandgren in Winston-Salem.
Former Australia coach Darren Lehmann and England World Cup winner Danielle Hazell have signed up as head coaches of the Leeds-based teams in next year's inaugural edition of The Hundred.
Video assistant referees (VARs) made fewer checks and overturned decisions in the last 10 Premier League games, it has been confirmed.
Barcelona are expected to make a loan offer to Paris Saint-Germain for Neymar, which will come with an obligation to buy the forward, according to Sky sources.
England's Ben Stokes has warned Australia that Jofra Archer is preparing to deliver another barrage in the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
Britain's sports minister Nigel Adams has condemned England cricket fans who have been booing Australian batsman Steve Smith, calling their behaviour "distasteful" and saying it is time for the jeering to stop.
With the start of the 2019 Rugby World Cup in Japan now almost exactly a month away, which nations are shaping up well after the latest round of pre-tournament Tests?
Former Manchester City and Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli says his mum cried when he told her he was joining hometown club Brescia.
Bob Willis gave searing seamer Jofra Archer top marks after his stunning Test debut at Lord's - but how did he grade the rest of England's players?
Conor Coady is relishing the opportunity to captain a Wolves side on both domestic and European fronts for the first time in nearly 40 years.
New Zealand being "eminently beatable", Wales being in the World Cup mix and England's reflections from Cardiff all feature in this week's talking points column.
Paul Pogba plunged his Manchester United future into doubt at the end of last season when he claimed it may be a good time to take on a new challenge.
Jason Roy and Joe Denly have retained their places in an unchanged England squad for the third Ashes Test at Headingley.
Barcelona have confirmed Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on a season-long loan with an option to buy for £109.8m.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has reiterated Paul Pogba will not leave Manchester United this summer – despite the France international saying there is a "big question mark" over his future.
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Unai Emery has admitted he would rather not play Liverpool this season but insists Arsenal will be positive when they face the European champions at Anfield.
Steve Smith is hopeful of being declared fit for Headingley after admitting the "right decision" had been made over his absence from the final day of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.
Justin Thomas will go into the Tour Championship top of the FedExCup standings after registering his first win of the season at the BMW Championship.
Jofra Archer "will change the entire outlook of fast bowling in the modern era" after his dazzling debut in the second Ashes Test at Lord's, says former West Indies fast bowler Michael Holding.
Anthony Joshua "in hindsight" would not have let Andy Ruiz Jr pose with the world heavyweight championship belts before their fight.
England captain Joe Root hailed the performance of Jofra Archer after Australia held out for a draw in the second Ashes test despite devastating spells of pace bowling from the debutant.
Otto Wallin has questioned Tyson Fury's punch resistance after receiving a "dream" fight against Britain's former world champion.
Ashley Cole has announced his retirement at the age of 38, bringing to an end a 20-year playing career.
Yakou Meite has suffered racist abuse on social media after playing in Reading's Sky Bet Championship game against Cardiff at the Madejski Stadium.
Over-by-over updates plus in-play clips from the second Test at Lord's. Watch live on Sky Sports The Ashes and Main Event.
Steve Smith has been ruled out of the final day of the second Ashes Test at Lord's with delayed concussion after being hit on the neck by a Jofra Archer delivery on day four.
Ben Stokes smashed an unbeaten 115 as England declared to set Australia 267 to win on the final day of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.
Alexis Sanchez's agent is in the UK to hold talks with Manchester United on behalf of Inter Milan regarding a potential loan deal for the forward, according to Sky in Italy.
Steve Smith's stoicism, Jofra Archer's arrows and helmet enhancements. Drama wasn't in short supply on a thrilling fourth day at Lord's.
Gary Cahill has erased a "horrible" final season at Chelsea from his mind since a new start at Crystal Palace, the ex-England defender told Sky Sports.
Steve Smith suffered no fracture to his left forearm, Cricket Australia have confirmed, after taking a blow from a Jofra Archer bouncer on day four of the second Ashes Test at Lord's.
Warren Gatland says Wales will not get carried away after replacing New Zealand as World Rugby's top-ranked nation.
Anthony Joshua believes "a lucky punch" caused his shock defeat to Andy Ruiz Jr and has criticised his rival for taking too long to conclusively end their fight.
Patrick Bamford's double sent Leeds to the top of the Sky Bet Championship after a bad-tempered 2-0 win at 10-man Wigan.
Inter Milan are considering making a bid to sign Alexis Sanchez from Manchester United, according to Sky in Italy.
Ruaridh McConnochie has been withdrawn from England's starting XV that will face Wales due to a minor muscle strain, with Anthony Watson his replacement.
Mauricio Pochettino says he would consider another trophyless season at Tottenham to be "personally unsuccessful".
Manchester City have started this season much like they finished the last. But can Tottenham be the first side to take Premier League points off them in 15 games?
Stuart Broad remains confident England can force a victory in the second Ashes Test at Lord's despite rain halting their charge on day three.
Real Madrid boss Zinedine Zidane is ready to put his faith in Gareth Bale as he looks set to stay at the Bernabeu.
Vote for your combined Wales-England XV ahead of Saturday's Test at the Principality Stadium in Cardiff.
Mauricio Pochettino admits his Tottenham squad is less "settled" than he had hoped due to the transfer window still being open across Europe.
Barcelona midfielder Philippe Coutinho has agreed to join Bayern Munich on a season-long loan deal with an option to buy.
James McCarthy could make his first Republic of Ireland appearance for almost three years after being named in Mick McCarthy's squad for next month's clashes with Switzerland and Bulgaria.
Are Jonny Bairstow's batting talents wasted at seven in the order?
Frank Lampard says he is "disgusted" at the actions of a "so-called Chelsea fan" after Tammy Abraham was targeted with racial abuse online.
Ruaridh McConnochie has become a late fitness doubt ahead of England's match against Wales in Cardiff on Saturday due to muscle soreness.
Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian is "very optimistic" about starting Saturday's Premier League game against Southampton after he was injured by a fan at the Super Cup.
Jofra Archer took his first Test wicket as England's bowlers made good use of favourable conditions to reduce Australia to 80-4 on the third morning at Lord's.
Niall Kennedy resumes his unbeaten career against a former opponent for Andy Ruiz Jr, but does Ireland's heavyweight need to quicken his climb up the rankings?
Alexis Sanchez wants to remain at Manchester United, despite reports that he is keen to leave Old Trafford this month, insists Ole Gunnar Solskjaer.
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Social media giant Twitter has agreed to discuss racist abuse with football anti-discrimination group Kick It Out for the first time.
Anthony Joshua has doubled-down on his fiery "clown" claim despite replies from Lennox Lewis and Andy Ruiz Jr.
Charlie Nicholas is back with the second round of Premier League predictions, and he's backing some of the big boys to stumble.
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery says Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac are both "100 per cent" mentally ahead of Saturday's visit of Burnley.
Is Zinedine Zidane already under pressure? Will Gareth Bale play for Real Madrid? Will Neymar be returning to La Liga - and where would he fit if he does? Can Atletico Madrid challenge for the title after a summer of heavy spending?
The online racist abuse of Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham after the Super Cup against Liverpool has been called "disgusting" and "increasingly predictable" by Kick It Out.
Jonny Bairstow and Chris Woakes put on 63 for the seventh wicket to halt an England middle-order collapse before tea as the second Ashes Test got under way at Lord’s.
Macclesfield Town have parted company with manager Sol Campbell by mutual consent.
Ruaridh McConnochie will make his first England start against Wales on Saturday in one of three changes for Eddie Jones' side.
Chelsea forward Christian Pulisic cannot replace Eden Hazard, but has different qualities to the new Real Madrid player, says Sky Sports pundit Danny Higginbotham.
Wales have made three changes to their team to face England at home on Saturday with Dan Biggar starting the match.
Lord's turned red on day two of the second Ashes Test between England and Australia in aid of the Ruth Strauss Foundation.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp compared Adrian to Rocky Balboa after the stand-in stopper made a match-winning penalty save against Chelsea to win the UEFA Super Cup in Istanbul.
Anthony Joshua has labelled Lennox Lewis “a clown” and said they “are cut from a different cloth”.
Footballer Emiliano Sala and his pilot David Ibbotson were exposed to harmful levels of carbon monoxide in the cockpit of their private plane when it crashed in the English Channel on January 21, the Air Accident Investigation Branch (AAIB) said.
Jay-Z insists he still supports protesting, kneeling and NFL player Colin Kaepernick after the rap icon announced his company Roc Nation was partnering with the NFL.
Scrum-half Willi Heinz has credited Gloucester teammate Danny Cipriani for helping him to stand out after his inclusion in England’s squad for the World Cup.
Tiger Woods believes his body is ready to return to action ahead of his bid to extend his PGA Tour season at the BMW Championship.
Andy Ruiz Jr has claimed that a rematch with Anthony Joshua will be on "my terms" and "in the United States" – but promoter Eddie Hearn has reiterated that a deal has already been finalised to go to Saudi Arabia.
Alex Iwobi has revealed he left Arsenal to join Everton because he wants to "make a name" for himself and take on more responsibility.
Ryan Christie admits Celtic were not streetwise enough as they twice lost a lead to crash out of the Champions League on Tuesday night.
Hughie Fury can still stake his claim as the world's best heavyweight as there is "nobody at No 1", says his father and trainer Peter Fury.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has overseen a "culture shift" regarding transfers at Manchester United, according to Phil Neville.
Manchester City have avoided a transfer ban after being fined £315,000 by FIFA for breaches relating to international transfers and registration of players under the age of 18.