England given tough World Cup draw
England are drawn alongside Italy, Uruguay and Costa Rica in Group D at the 2014 World Cup finals in Brazil.
Spain face Dutch in repeat of final
Spain will open their defence of the World Cup against 2010 finalists Netherlands at next year's tournament in Brazil.
England face tough task - Hodgson
Manager Roy Hodgson says England face a tough task to advance past the group stage of the 2014 Fifa World Cup finals.
Aguero better than Suarez - Pellegrini
Sergio Aguero is a better all-round player than Liverpool's Luis Suarez, says Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini.
Motherwell 0-5 Celtic
Celtic sweep aside last season's runners-up, Motherwell, to move eight points clear at the top of the Premiership.
Moyes vows to get it right at Man Utd
Manchester United manager David Moyes is confident he will get things right at Old Trafford after an unimpressive start.
Mandela tributes at weekend matches
A minute's applause in tribute to former South African president Nelson Mandela will be held at weekend football matches.
Low looks forward to Klinsmann clash
Germany coach Joachim Low says he is looking forward to facing his predecessor Jurgen Klinsmann and his USA team at the World Cup.
Bologna 0-2 Juventus
Juventus beat lowly Bologna 2-0 on Friday night to extend their lead over Roma at the top of Serie A to six points.
Port Vale 4-1 Salisbury City
Port Vale claim a 4-1 win over non-league Salisbury City to secure their FA Cup third round place.
Crystal Palace v Cardiff City
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Crystal Palace and Cardiff City.
Liverpool v West Ham United
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Liverpool and West Ham United.
Manchester United v Newcastle United
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Manchester United and Newcastle United.
Southampton v Manchester City
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Southampton and Manchester City.
Stoke City v Chelsea
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Stoke City and Chelsea.
Sunderland v Tottenham Hotspur
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Sunderland and Tottenham Hotspur.
West Bromwich Albion v Norwich City
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between West Bromwich Albion and Norwich City.
'Fifa favours TV over player health'
Fifpro says Fifa considers the demands of TV companies of "greater importance" than the health and safety of the players.
Allardyce 'will not rush Carroll back'
West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce says he "won't panic" into playing Andy Carroll following his return from injury.
Hangeland out for six more weeks
Injured Fulham defender Brede Hangeland will miss six weeks more weeks after surgery to clear sciatic nerve trouble.
Sampson is new England women boss
Bristol Academy boss Mark Sampson is appointed new England women head coach by the Football Association.
Newcastle's Pardew manager of month
Alan Pardew is named Premier League manager of the month while his Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul wins the player award.
English players guilty of match fixing
Two English footballers and a Malaysian ringleader are convicted for match fixing in Australia.
Saints' Wanyama faces injury lay-off
Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama may face a lengthy absence after suffering a hairline leg fracture.
Morata quashes Arsenal loan rumours
Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata says he wants to remain with the Spanish club after being linked to Arsenal.
Club sack match-fixing charge pair
Two non-league footballers charged with conspiracy to defraud as part of a match fixing investigation are sacked by their club.
Warnock out of running for Owls job
Neil Warnock is ruled out of the running for the manager's job at Sheffield Wednesday.
Pompey close in on Barker as manager
Portsmouth make ex-Crawley boss Richie Barker their preferred choice to be their new manager, reports BBC Radio Solent.
Manager Wright departs Southport
Southport boss Alan Wright leaves the Conference Premier side by mutual consent with the club 18th in the table.
VIDEO: Pundits react to World Cup draw
Match of the Day's Alan Shearer and Everton boss Roberto Martinez react to the tough draw facing England at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
VIDEO: Hodgson 'positive' despite tough draw
Roy Hodgson says England will face a "tough group" with "two number one seeds" at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.
VIDEO: Spain beat Netherlands in 2010 final
Andres Iniesta's goal four minutes from the end of extra time gives Spain a 1-0 victory over Netherlands, earning them their first World Cup triumph. (UK users only)
VIDEO: Klinsmann ready for Low's Germany
USA head coach Jurgen Klinsmann says his team are ready to take on "the challenge of a World Cup" and his home country Germany at Brazil 2014.
VIDEO: Brilliant Brazil at the World Cup
Ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup draw, BBC Sport takes a look back at some of host nation Brazil's finest World Cup moments.
VIDEO: World Cup weather
As the World Cup draw approaches, Darren Bett takes a look at how the Brazilian climate could affect match conditions during the tournament.
VIDEO: Revisit World Cup's toughest groups
As 32 nations wait to learn their fate in the World Cup draw, BBC Sport takes a look back at some of the toughest groups in the tournament's history.
VIDEO: Advent calendar: The boy from Brazil
On the day the draw is made for the 2014 World Cup, BBC Sport's 2013 advent calendar celebrates the talents of Brazil's Neymar
VIDEO: Walcott: Of course Arsenal can win title
Theo Walcott tells Football Focus that Arsenal's young players have "stepped up" and can win the Premier League title this season.
VIDEO: Man Utd still in title race - Mourinho
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United are still contenders for the Premier League title, despite the Red Devils falling 12 points behind leaders Arsenal.
VIDEO: World Cup qualifying in numbers
BBC Sport rounds up the key statistics from the 820 qualifying matches ahead of the draw for the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil.
VIDEO: 'England need to dream they can win'
Brazil and Chelsea defender David Luiz thinks England "need to dream" they can win the World Cup to stand a chance of lifting the trophy
VIDEO: Chaos at the 1982 World Cup draw
BBC Sport looks back at the draw for the 1982 World Cup, which suffered from a number of mishaps and technical problems.
VIDEO: Arsenal or Man City for title - Savage
BBC Sport's Robbie Savage tackles the week's football talking points in Savage Says.
Five reasons not to miss the World Cup
BBC Sport picks five must-see moments at next summer's World Cup finals in Brazil
'A group that should excite England'
Match of the Day pundits react to the tough draw facing England at the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil
X marks the spot: Fifa denies French conspiracy
The World Cup draw may have cost over £10m to stage, but Fifa is already facing tough questions over its new format
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Simple Minds frontman Jim Kerr
From under-15s team to FA Cup heroes
Welling United, originally formed as a Sunday league under-15 side, bid to make the FA Cup third round for the second time
Martinez succeeds where Moyes feared to tread
The flaws in David Moyes's Man Utd are exposed by the strides his former side Everton are taking under Roberto Martinez
Ex-footballer Roget set for boxing
Former Southend and Oxford defender Leo Roget will make his professional boxing debut on Saturday at the age of 36
Lennon critical of flare at Fir Park
Celtic's Neil Lennon criticises fans for flare throwing at Fir Park, where a section of seats is also damaged.
Cardiff City: Bellamy back in reckoning
Former Wales captain Craig Bellamy is back in contention for Cardiff's trip to Crystal Palace after overcoming a hamstring strain.
Friars injury blow for Portadown
Portadown suffer a setback ahead of the league game with Ballymena United after Emmett Friars sustains a serious knee injury.
The history of the World Cup match ball
Brazuca joins a list of World Cup match balls that includes such names as Tango, Top Star, Fevernova, Jabulani and Telstar
2014 Fifa World Cup draw & fixtures
2014 Fifa World Cup: Fixtures for the tournament in Brazil
England's cut-throat group is no lost cause
There's room for optimism in England's 'group of Geoff', despite the humidity and Suarez's attacking prowess, writes Phil McNulty