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Barcelona to pay tribute to victims of Catalonia terror attacksBarcelona announce a number of tributes to victims of the recent terror attacks in Catalonia ahead of their first La Liga fixture this weekend against Real Betis.
Tottenham Hotspur 'face 20,000 empty seats for Chelsea clash'Tottenham Hotspur have reportedly been denied the chance to sell out Wembley in their first league match there, as restrictions have been imposed by local authorities.
Aug 17, 20:17
Paris Saint-Germain ace Neymar hires UFC star as personal bodyguardA report claims that Paris Saint-Germain forward Neymar has splashed out to hire a personal bodyguard in an attempt to stay out of trouble.
Aug 17, 19:44
Brentford midfielder Ryan Woods announces loss of babyRyan Woods thanks his friends and family for their "love and compassion" after announcing the tragic loss of his baby.
Aug 16, 14:03
Jamie Vardy 'punched wall' after Arsenal defeatLeicester City striker Jamie Vardy reportedly punches a wall after seeing his side lose to Arsenal in the final 10 minutes of their Premier League season opener.
Aug 13, 23:06
Liverpool store takes down Philippe Coutinho posterLiverpool's official club shop takes down a poster of Philippe Coutinho from its window.
Aug 13, 19:39
Sky to pay £1.8 billion more for Premier League rights?Sky is expected to have to pay £600m more per season in order to keep hold of the TV rights to the Premier League.
Aug 12, 13:56
Danny Rose 'fined £130,000' by Tottenham HotspurTottenham Hotspur defender Danny Rose is reportedly fined £130,000 following his controversial interview with The Sun.
Aug 12, 13:43
Sky Sports retains EFL TV rights?Sky Sports reportedly retains the rights to the EFL in a deal worth £120m a season.
Aug 11, 14:30
Ryan Atkin becomes UK football's first openly gay refereeReferee Ryan Atkin becomes the UK's first openly gay professional football official.
Aug 10, 21:45
Jose Mourinho, Manchester United in dispute over 2018 tour?Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly at odds with the club's board over where to stage their pre-season tour next summer.
Aug 9, 17:39
UEFA denies New York Champions League claimsUEFA denies reports that the final of the 2019-20 Champions League will be staged in New York.
Aug 9, 17:31
Report: Neymar to lodge formal complaint to FIFA over unpaid loyalty bonusNeymar is considering a formal complaint to FIFA against his former club Barcelona over an unpaid loyalty bonus, according to reports.
Aug 8, 19:29
TV host Helen Chamberlain to leave 'Soccer AM' after 22 yearsHelen Chamberlain leaves football-based talkshow Soccer AM after 22 years.
Aug 7, 22:09
Leeds United owner: 'Digital future for football rights'Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani predicts that digital services such as Netflix and Amazon will be the future of broadcasting football matches.
Aug 7, 16:09
Massimo Cellino to buy Serie B sideMassimo Cellino, controversial former owner of Leeds United, is said to be on the verge of acquiring Serie B side Brescia.
Aug 5, 13:01
EFL 'to double TV rights income'The EFL is set to more than double the income it receives from TV rights under the next broadcast deal.
Aug 5, 12:42
Carl Ikeme thanks football world for support since leukaemia diagnosisWolverhampton Wanderers goalkeeper Carl Ikeme thanks "the football world and especially the Wolves fans" for the support he has received since his leukaemia diagnosis.
Aug 4, 22:36
Juan Mata pledges 1% of salary to charityManchester United midfielder Juan Mata pledges 1% of his future footballing salary to charity.
Aug 4, 14:50
Oscar Pistorius suffers heart attack?Oscar Pistorius is reportedly rushed to hospital in South Africa after suffering a suspected heart attack in prison.
Aug 3, 17:08
BBC secures additional FA Cup rightsThe BBC secures the rights to broadcast matches from the qualifying stages of the FA Cup.
Aug 3, 16:18
Joey Barton joins 'talkSPORT' teamFormer Burnley midfielder Joey Barton joins the team at talkSPORT as a pundit for the upcoming season.
Aug 1, 16:39
Amazon poaches ATP tennis rights from SkyAmazon poaches the UK broadcast rights to the ATP tennis tour from Sky.
Aug 1, 16:28
Dating app Tinder to become Manchester United shirt-sleeve sponsor?Manchester United are reportedly in talks with online dating company Tinder over a £12m sponsorship deal.
Aug 1, 11:13
Los Angeles reaches agreement to host 2028 Olympic GamesLos Angeles reaches a deal to host the 2028 Olympic Games, leaving Paris to stage the 2024 event.
Jul 31, 21:19
Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo "visibly uncomfortable" during court appearanceReal Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo was "visibly uncomfortable" during his court appearance to answer charges of tax evasion.
Jul 31, 19:59
Darron Gibson under microscope after expletive-ridden rant about SunderlandSunderland midfielder Darron Gibson faces punishment after being filmed making a drunken expletive-ridden rant about the club.
Jul 31, 19:26
Sky Sports wins rights to show Floyd Mayweather Jr, Conor McGregorSky Sports Box Office will screen the highly-anticipated showdown between Floyd Mayweather Jr and Conor McGregor on August 26.
Jul 31, 17:44
Cristiano Ronaldo releases statement after court appearanceCristiano Ronaldo releases an official statement after appearing in court on Monday morning to answer claims of unpaid tax.
Jul 31, 15:06
Manchester United hit with UEFA anti-doping chargeManchester United are charged with breaching UEFA's anti-doping regulations, and subsequently fined £9,000 following the 2017 Europa League final.
Jul 31, 14:40
Chapecoense crash survivor Alan Ruschel to feature against BarcelonaChapecoense defender Alan Ruschel, one of just three players to survive last year's tragic plane crash, is to make his comeback in next week's friendly against Barcelona.
Jul 30, 17:46
Inverness Caledonian Thistle investigating porn tweetInverness Caledonian Thistle are left red-faced after their official Twitter account 'likes' an explicit Twitter post.
Jul 29, 13:00
Joey Barton banned from playing in Grenfell Tower gameJoey Barton reveals that he has been prohibited from playing in a charity match for the victims of the Grenfell Tower disaster due to his ongoing ban from football.
Jul 28, 22:35
Police drop probe into "unprovoked attack" on Ross BarkleyMerseyside Police confirm that an investigation into an alleged attack on Everton midfielder Ross Barkley has been dropped.
Jul 28, 15:00
Joey Barton suspension reduced to 13 monthsJoey Barton's 18-month suspension from all football activity is reduced to 13 months by the Football Association following a successful appeal.
Jul 27, 21:17
Manchester City midfielder Leroy Sane gets tattoo of himself celebrating a goalManchester City midfielder Leroy Sane gets a full-spine tattoo apparently showing him celebrating a goal against AS Monaco last season - a tie City would go on to lose.
Jul 25, 10:52
Everton to host charity game at Goodison Park in memory of Bradley LoweryEverton announce that they will host a charity football match at Goodison Park this September in memory of young Bradley Lowery.
Jul 24, 20:29
Middlesbrough's Anthony Renton diagnosed with leukaemiaMiddlesbrough reveal that 18-year-old academy player Anthony Renton has been diagnosed with leukaemia.
Jul 24, 14:48
Chelsea 'face ban from China following Kenedy comments'A report claims that Chelsea face the prospect of being banned from entering China following the recent insensitive comments made by Kenedy on social media.
Jul 24, 11:38
Liverpool fan group holds public meeting over stadium safe standing areasLiverpool fans will be able to vote on whether they agree with safe standing areas after supporters' union Spirit of Shankly held a public meeting on the issue.
Jul 22, 22:08