England do not fear anyone - Hodgson
Roy Hodgson insists England do not fear any other side in football ahead of Friday's World Cup finals draw.
Wigan Athletic set for Rosler talks
Wigan get permission to speak to Brentford's Uwe Rosler over their vacant manager's job, says chairman Dave Whelan.
Further delay at key World Cup venue
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says the venue for the 2014 World Cup's opening match will not be ready until mid-April.
BBC Sport to run World Cup online votes
BBC Sport will give readers the chance to have their say on the 2014 Fifa World Cup in a series of online votes.
Gateshead 0-1 Oxford United
Dean Smalley's 116th-minute penalty at Gateshead eventually books Oxford a date with Wrexham in the FA Cup second round.
Fifa to rule on Qatar dates in 2014
Fifa says a decision over whether to switch the dates for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be made in December 2014.
Platini calls for sin-bin over cards
Michel Platini, head of European governing body Uefa, calls for yellow cards to be replaced by a sin-bin in football.
Newcastle star handed driving ban
A Newcastle United player is banned from driving for failing to pass on information about who was driving his speeding car.
Don't write Man Utd off - Mourinho
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says champions Manchester United can still win this season's Premier League title.
England brass band to 'play on'
England's Supporters' Band intend to play on at the World Cup despite officials threatening to ban instruments.
Liverpool perfect for Suarez - Rodgers
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the club is the perfect place for Premier League top-scorer Luis Suarez.
Fifa asks World Cup protesters for calm
Fifa general secretary Jerome Valcke appeals to dissenting Brazilians to get behind next summer's World Cup.
Footballers charged in fixing probe
Two footballers from non-league team Whitehawk FC are charged with conspiracy to defraud following a match-fixing investigation by the National Crime Agency.
No referee strike over Ciftci ban
Scotland's referees say there will be no industrial action despite continued displeasure at Nadir Ciftci's two-game ban.
Manchester City Ladies sign Houghton
Arsenal and England defender Steph Houghton will sign a three-year deal with Manchester City Ladies in January.
Bendtner has part to play - Wenger
Arsene Wenger said Nicklas Bendtner can help Arsenal's title challenge after the Dane scored in a 2-0 win over Hull.
Manchester United 0-1 Everton
Bryan Oviedo scores a second-half goal as Everton win 1-0 at former boss David Moyes's Manchester United.
Swansea deserved victory - Laudrup
Manager Michael Laudrup says Swansea City deserved their 3-0 win over Newcastle United at the Liberty Stadium.
Jenkinson wants bigger Arsenal role
Carl Jenkinson hopes to contribute further to Arsenal's title challenge after his first league start since October.
Bayern's Robben out of Man City clash
Bayern Munich winger Arjen Robben is ruled out of action for six weeks after suffering a knee injury.
Deco appeals over one-year drugs ban
Former Chelsea playmaker Deco is appealing to the Court of Arbitration for Sport against a one-year drugs ban.
Adam lucky not to see red - Mackay
Boss Malky Mackay pays tribute to Cardiff, but says Stoke's Charlie Adam could have been sent off in the 0-0 draw.
No place for women in football - Gattuso
Former AC Milan and Rangers midfielder Gennaro Gattuso says there is no place for women in football.
Chalobah in racial abuse claim
Nottingham Forest's Nathaniel Chalobah believes he was subjected to racist chanting during Tuesday's game at Millwall.
VIDEO: World Cup 'Groups of Death'
As 32 nations wait to learn their fate in Friday's World Cup draw, BBC Sport takes a look back at Groups of Death from previous tournaments.
VIDEO: England fear no-one - Hodgson
Head coach Roy Hodgson says England have no reason to "fear" any team ahead of the 2014 World Cup draw on Friday.
VIDEO: Arsenal or Man City for title - Savage
BBC Sport's Robbie Savage tackles the week's football talking points in Savage Says.
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: 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: Begovic's Bosnian World Cup 'joy'
Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begovic shares his "joy" at Bosnia-Herzegovina's first-ever qualification for the World Cup.
VIDEO: Martinez praises 'outstanding' Everton
Everton manager Roberto Martinez praises his team's "outstanding performance" after Everton beat Manchester United at Old Trafford for the first time in 21 years.
VIDEO: Arsenal performance delights Wenger
Arsene Wenger is delighted by Arsenal's "absolutely outstanding" passing and movement following a 2-0 win over Hull.
VIDEO: Moyes laments ‘very disappointing' defeat
David Moyes says Manchester United's 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford to his former club Everton is "very disappointing".
VIDEO: Pardew regrets 'blatant' penalty
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew says that his side should have had a "blatant" penalty in their 3-0 loss to Swansea at the Liberty Stadium.
VIDEO: Poyet proud of Sunderland display
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet is proud of his side's performance but blames poor defending for their 4-3 loss at home to Chelsea.
VIDEO: Allardyce 'frustrated and angry' at loss
Manager Sam Allardyce is "frustrated and angry" as West Ham "gift" Crystal Palace the only goal in a 1-0 win.
VIDEO: Adam lucky to stay on field - Mackay
Cardiff City manager Malky Mackay says Stoke's Charlie Adam was lucky to stay on the field in the sides' 0-0 draw at the Britannia Stadium.
VIDEO: Stoke deserved three points - Hughes
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes says his team were the better side in their 0-0 draw with Cardiff City at the Britannia Stadium but lacked 'a cutting edge'.
VIDEO: Lambert lauds 'massive' Villa victory
Paul Lambert says Aston Villa were "fantastic" and hails a "massive victory" as they beat Southampton 3-2 at St Mary's.
VIDEO: Pulis praises 'unbelievable' effort
Manager Tony Pulis praises Crystal Palace's "unbelievable" effort in their 1-0 Premier League win over West Ham.
VIDEO: Wenger expects Vermaelen to stay
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says Thomas Vermaelen has not asked to leave in January.
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: Suarez equal to world's best - Rodgers
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Luis Suarez is as good as the world's best after scoring four in goals in a 5-1 win over Norwich.
VIDEO: Bruce happy to 'avoid embarrassment'
Steve Bruce says Hull "showed great resilience" to avoid an "embarrassing" scoreline after suffering a 2-0 defeat at Arsenal.
VIDEO: Mourinho applauds 'fantastic' Chelsea
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho believes his side's 4-3 win against Sunderland was their best away performance of the season so far.
VIDEO: Spurs character pleases Villas-Boas
Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas says his team showed "great character and attitude" as they ended a four-match winless streak to come from behind and beat Fulham 2-1
VIDEO: Meulensteen praises 'phenomenal' Berbatov
Fulham head coach Rene Meulensteen praises Dimitar Berbatov's 'phenomenal' performance in his side's 2-1 loss to Tottenham.
VIDEO: Hughton laments poor Norwich defending
Norwich manager Chris Hughton is disappointed by the manor of the goals his side conceded in their 5-1 defeat at Anfield in which the Uruguayan scored four goals.
VIDEO: Saints will bounce back - Pochettino
Southampton manager Mauricio Pochettino says that his team will bounce back despite a third consecutive Premier League defeat.
VIDEO: Away victory pleases Pellegrini
Manuel Pellegrini insists Manchester City will "continue playing the same way" away from home after picking up a 3-2 win at West Bromwich Albion.
VIDEO: 'Soft' goals disappoint Clarke
West Brom head coach Steve Clarke was disappointed to concede 'soft' goals to Manchester City as they were beaten 3-2 at the Hawthorns.
VIDEO: Highlights - Rangers 6-1 Forfar Athletic
Nicky Clark scores four times as Rangers record a high-scoring win against Forfar Athletic in Scottish League One.
VIDEO: Freestyler tests World Cup football
Football freestyler Dan Magness tests the Brazuca ball that will be used for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Simple Minds frontman Jim Kerr
Eyes of the world upon Brazil for World Cup draw
In winning the World Cup and Olympics, sports editor David Bond asks whether Brazil has bitten off more than it can chew
Your eight-point guide to the 2014 World Cup draw
When? Where? Does it matter? What is Pot X? All you need to know ahead of Friday's draw for the 2014 Fifa World Cup in Brazil
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.
Hughes targets seamless ICT transition
John Hughes means business in his new job at Inverness but doesn't want to change their winning formula
Omeruo: Chelsea's best kept secret?
BBC Sport talks to Kenneth Omeruo who has won the Africa Cup of Nations but is yet to make his debut for Chelsea.
From Forrest Gump to the Prince of Wales
How Gareth Bale went from being parodied on his arrival in Madrid to heralded following his world record transfer
'I was crying every day and thought about suicide'
Trapped in Qatar, Zahir Belounis planned his escape, considered suicide and turned to alcohol before his release
Welcome to the sacking season
The sacking of seven managers in eight days may sound shocking, but is it just "part and parcel" of the game?
Celtic boss plans January spending
Celtic boss Neil Lennon wants January recruits but refuses to say if striker James Vaughan is on his list of targets.
Why I turned Pompey down - Edinburgh
Newport County manager Justin Edinburgh says that turning down the chance to speak to Portsmouth 'was an easy decision.'
O'Neill hails Healy as NI role model
Northern Ireland boss Michael O'Neill says David Healy is an example to current and future international players.
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
Ryan Giggs at 40
Ryan Giggs celebrates his 40th birthday and will be looking to continue his run of scoring in every Premier League season so far.
Veteran sporting legends
BBC Sport profiles the sports stars who enjoyed the longest and most successful careers at the top of their field
Martinez succeeds where Moyes feared to tread
The flaws in David Moyes's Manchester United are exposed by the strides his former side Everton are taking under Roberto Martinez
Clubs get emergency loans reprieve
Fifa alters plans to scrap the emergency loan system next year, providing a boost to many lower division clubs.