Manuel Pellegrini admitted defeat by Liverpool lingered in Manchester City’s minds as they were held to a 2-2 draw by Sunderland at the Etihad Stadium.
Wakefield chairman Michael Carter would consider quitting rugby league if Bradford succeed in overturning their points deduction for going into administration.
Winnipeg Jets confirmed Paul Maurice as their head coach, handing him a four-year deal.
The former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner has insisted he will fight legal action challenging his ownership of a luxurious centre of excellence in Trinidad built via FIFA money.
Slovenian international Etien Velikonja believes he has a future at Cardiff City.
Southampton chairman Ralph Krueger insists the south-coast club are doing everything in their power to “keep this group together”.
The draw for the British championship semi-finals has been made with defending champion and world number one Tai Woffinden beginning the defence of his title at one of his former tracks, Rye House.
Warrington Wolves full-back Matty Russell has agreed a new four-year deal that will keep him at the Super League club until November 2017.
Lille centre-back Simon Kjaer is flattered to be linked with a move to join Premier League side Manchester United.
England Under-21 manager Gareth Southgate admits that Liverpool defender Jon Flanagan could be called into the senior England squad.
The European peace deal averted a crisis that could have seriously damaged professional rugby’s world image, according to International Rugby Board boss Brett Gosper.
Liverpool are optimistic striker Daniel Sturridge will be fit for this weekend’s game against Norwich.
Kick It Out Chair Lord Herman Ouseley believes power brokers at football clubs should ‘think diversity’ and give serious consideration to managerial applications from black candidates.
Kim Kallstrom revealed his delight after making his Premier League debut in Arsenal’s 3-1 victory over West Ham United on Tuesday.
Top seed Dominika Cibulkova booked her spot in the second round of the BMW Malaysian Open with a 6-1 6-3 win over Perma Ozgen.
The milestones keep coming in rugby league. Last week Paul Wellens became Super League’s all-time leading appearance maker, while Jamie Peacock played his 500th game in the sport.
Beram Kayal is hoping he can finish the season with a flourish after missing a large part of Celtic’s successful Scottish Premiership season.
Brentford announce they have promoted teenage rookie winger Josh Clarke to their first-team squad.
Aston Villa chairman Randy Lerner has issued a bullish statement in reaction to the suspension of two of his coaching staff, stressing the importance of “loyalty and commitment” to the club’s cause.
Nottingham Forest midfielder David Vaughan has stepped up his comeback from injury by playing 45 minutes for the Under-21s.