Michael O'Neill says Northern Ireland must grab the initiative in the first leg of their World Cup play-off against Switzerland in Belfast.
Video Assistant Referee technology is to be used for the first time in an official game in the UK during England's friendly against Germany on Friday.
The end for Buffon? A coach caught out? And a weight of history they cannot handle? Why Italy's play-off against Sweden is anything but easy.
Josh Magennis is convinced Northern Ireland will be able to hold their nerve in the World Cup play-off against Switzerland.
Michael O'Neill's main selection issues for N Ireland's World Cup play-off first leg against Switzerland look to centre on his attack.
Team news and preview for Saturday's World Cup play-off first leg between Denmark and Republic of Ireland.
Jamie Vardy tells BBC Radio 5 live's John Murray he feels fit as ever and focused on England and the 2018 World Cup.
Just three Sunderland fans make the 154-mile journey down the east coast to watch their Under-21s beat Grimsby Town in the Checkatrade Trophy.
Manchester City "still have a long way to go" after 10 years under Abu Dhabi ownership, says chairman Khaldoon al-Mubarak.
Wales accept invitation to take part in the China Cup, a four-team friendly competition, in March 2018.
England and Tottenham midfielder Eric Dier says the national team have a lot of room for improvement.
Evangelos Marinakis took over Nottingham Forest in May, passing a Football League suitability test.
Northern Ireland skipper Steven Davis says there is belief in the squad that they can overcome Switzerland in the World Cup play-off.
David Moyes says he has a "big job" ahead to lift West Ham up the Premier League table after being appointed as the club's manager.
Raheem Sterling, Fabian Delph and Jordan Henderson withdraw from the England squad for the friendlies against Germany and Brazil.
'He has the kind of character you need to be the leader' - Alan Shearer speaks to Newcastle captain Jamaal Lascelles for the Premier League Show.
Ex-Manchester United and Everton boss David Moyes is to be named as the new West Ham boss on Tuesday, replacing the sacked Slaven Bilic.
Gillingham beat Reading U21s 7-5 in the EFL Trophy, while holders Coventry go out despite beating West Brom's youngsters.
An unlikely England goalkeeping option? Leicester poised to return to the top? We explore five things the 'expected goals' statistic is telling us.
Danny Rose says psychologists helped him through "one of the most difficult periods" of his life as he fought a serious knee injury.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho will be told to offload players if he wants to add to his squad in January.
Uefa says it has "initiated" talks with Fifa and other confederations about expanding its new Nations League into a global competition.
Sacked Slaven Bilic needed a break from management for the sake of his health, says former West Ham striker Ian Wright.
Tottenham duo Harry Kane and Harry Winks withdraw from the England squad for the friendlies against Germany and Brazil due to injuries.
Andrea Pirlo defied the sports scientists to be an all-time great, with a brain like a football supercomputer, writes Mike Henson.
Can Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland join England in Russia? Will Italy miss out? What you need to know about the World Cup play-offs.
BBC Sport follows fans of non-league Truro City FC, the first Cornish side to make the FA Cup first round since 1969, on their 600-mile round trip to ...
Non-league Boreham Wood are draw away at former winners Coventry City in the second round of the FA Cup.
Everton should not "panic" in their managerial search by appointing Sam Allardyce, says former Toffees midfielder Leon Osman.
Slaven Bilic is sacked as West Ham manager with the team in the relegation zone.
Ex-Burnley midfielder Joey Barton says his lawyers will try to recoup a £20,000 settlement fee he paid to Blackpool's owners in 2015.
Former Italy midfielder Andrea Pirlo announces he is retiring from football after playing his last game for New York City.
Allardyce set for Everton job, Besiktas want Fellaini, PSG speak to Mourinho, Arsenal linked with Real keeper Navas, plus more.
Arsene Wenger was "totally wrong" to accuse Raheem Sterling of diving and the Arsenal manager should apologise, says Alan Shearer.
Relive Andrea Pirlo's penalty dink for Italy against England in the Euro 2012 quarter-finals.
Morgan Schneiderlin says that reports of a training ground altercation between him and Everton coaching staff are "not true".
Wales manager Chris Coleman says captain Ashley Williams will overcome a recent run of poor form that has attracted criticism.
Garth Crooks makes an early shout for his player of the season and includes three players from promoted sides in his latest team of the week.
Jack Sowerby's injury-time goal takes 10-man Fleetwood past non-league Chorley in the FA Cup and into a second-round tie with Hereford.
Manchester City have learned from the mistakes made in Pep Guardiola's debut season which means trouble for the rest, says Alan Shearer.
Alvaro Morata scores his first goal since September as Chelsea beat Man Utd to move within a point of the Red Devils.