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Jimmy Hill was remembered at a memorial service at Coventry Cathedral

England boss Roy Hodgson joins tributes to Jimmy Hill

Vincent Kompany has been sorely missed by Manchester City throughout his prolonged periods on the sidelines

Manuel Pellegrini offers no guarantees over Vincent Kompany fitness

Wales assistant Shaun Edwards is wary of Scotland's threat in Saturday's RBS 6 Nations clash

Shaun Edwards plays down significance of Wales' winning run against Scotland

Jerome Valcke has been banned from all football-related activity for 12 years

FIFA hands Sepp Blatter's former right-hand man Jerome Valcke a 12-year ban

Diego Costa broke his nose during training on Thursday

Masked Diego Costa to lead Chelsea's "Zorro team"

Adam Johnson went on trial at Bradford Crown Court on Friday

Adam Johnson 'had sexual encounter with 15-year-old girl who idolised him'

England head coach Eddie Jones takes his team to Rome this weekend

England boss Eddie Jones plots ruthless Six Nations Italian job

Speculation has linked Jose Mourinho, left, with a move to replace Louis van Gaal, right, at Manchester United

Louis van Gaal: Secret United talks with Jose Mourinho would be 'disappointing'

Eoin Morgan's England were left to reflect on some dropped catches that cost them victor against South Africa

Chris Morris makes the most of his second chance as South Africa beat England

Captain Rory Best insists Ireland will not be caught out at the scrum against France

Rory Best stresses the need for Ireland to be switched on from the start

Joe Root's century for England ultimately went in vain

Chris Morris makes England pay in Johannesburg

Bryan Oviedo has signed a new contract at Goodison Park

Bryan Oviedo rewarded with new Everton contract

Mark Cavendish completed victory in the five-day Tour of Qatar on Friday

Mark Cavendish takes victory at the Tour of Qatar

David Denton says Scotland are desperate to shake off their unlucky losers tag by beating Wales this weekened

Scotland ready to stand up and shock Wales says David Denton

Adam Hastings, with ball, is set to start for Bath against Worcester

Adam Hastings set to make Bath debut in Premiership match against Worcester

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Arsene Wenger's Arsenal welcome leaders Leicester to the Emirates Stadium on Sunday

Arsene Wenger: Too much time on hands could be disadvantage for Leicester

Jurgen Klopp has told Christian Benteke, pictured, there is no hiding place for him as he continues to struggle

Jurgen Klopp says struggling Liverpool striker Christian Benteke must not hide

Jurgen Klopp believes Fenway Sports Group have proved they care for fans after changing their stance on ticket prices

Ticket price rethink shows Liverpool owners care, says Jurgen Klopp

Manchester United and their executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward expect annual revenue to surpass the £500million mark

Ed Woodward defends transfer record with United on track for record revenue

Lord Coe is fighting to keep a blue-chip sponsor of the IAAF

Lord Coe hits out at Nestle over sponsorship withdrawal

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Wales captain Sam Warburton, pictured, has praised fly-half Dan Biggar's professionalism

'Diligent' Dan Biggar earns high praise from Wales captain Sam Warburton

Vern Cotter says Scotland are moving in the right direction despite eight successive RBS 6 Nations defeats.

Scotland coach Vern Cotter stays optimistic ahead of Six Nations game in Cardiff

Rio Ferdinand, right, admits his former teammate Ryan Giggs would be a risky appointment

Giggs would be a gamble for Manchester United, claims Rio Ferdinand

Adam Johnson has pleaded guilty to grooming and sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl

Sunderland sack Adam Johnson

Dimitri Payet has committed his long-term future to West Ham

Dimitri Payet signs new long-term contract with West Ham

Liverpool owners John W Henry (left) and Tom Werner have reacted to fans protests by doing an about-turn on proposed ticket price rises.

Liverpool owners apologise and scrap ticket price hike that stunned fans

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Joe Root will be returning to the scene of his last Test hundred, in Johannesburg

England batsman Joe Root hoping for same again at the Wanderers

Jonathan Joseph struggled to make an impact against Scotland

Jonathan Joseph wants to make statement of intent against Italy

Fly-half Dan Biggar will start for Wales in Saturday's RBS 6 Nations clash with Scotland

It's the greatest comeback since Lazarus for Wales playmaker Dan Biggar

Fergus McFadden will start on the bench for Ireland in Paris

Ireland unsettled as France test looms in Six Nations

Liverpool fans' walkout protest is being hailed as a "game-changer".

Liverpool ticket U-turn a "game-changer" claims Football Supporters Federation

Bojan Krkic has signed a new deal with Stoke

Stoke hope securing Bojan's services can convince Marko Arnautovic to commit

David Millar is working with Great Britain's academy in a mentor role

David Millar to mentor young British cyclists on dangers of drug-taking

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Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has questioned the conduct of a FIFA presidency rival

Prince Ali claims FIFA rival Sheikh Salman failed to protect imprisoned players

West Brom goalkeeper Ben Foster, pictured, saves the decisive penalty from Peterborough's Lee Angol to win the shoot-out 4-3

Tony Pulis cancels West Brom's day off to assess injury crisis

England's Alastair Cook wants Joe Root (right) to be protected

Alastair Cook: Time must be found to rest versatile England stars

Bolton boss Neil Lennon paid tribute to long-serving chairman Phil Gartside following his death from cancer

Neil Lennon believes survival would be Bolton's perfect tribute to Phil Gartside

Peterborough's Jon Taylor, left, opened the scoring against West Brom during their FA Cup fourth round replay

West Brom need penalties to sink Peterborough and earn FA Cup trip to Reading

Adam Johnson appeared in the dock at Bradford Crown Court on Wednesday

England footballer Adam Johnson admits child sex charge

Ed Woodward will be put on the spot by investors on Thursday

Manchester United shareholders set to have their say

Claudio Ranieri aims to ensure that Leicester's successful season is not a one-off

Claudio Ranieri building to repeat Leicester's 'strange year'

Beth Tweddle continues to make good progress following an accident

Beth Tweddle takes first steps after undergoing neck surgery

Bolton chairman Phil Gartside has passed away

Bolton chairman Phil Gartside dies after cancer battle

Toni Minichiello, left, will not pressurise Jessica Ennis-Hill, right, to compete in Rio

Toni Minichiello calls for Britain's Olympic preparation camp to be moved

Trevor Bayliss, pictured, has a 'gut feel' that Liam Dawson can prove himself at home in international cricket

England boss Trevor Bayliss won over by 'cheeky' new boy Liam Dawson

Liverpool's owners have performed a U-turn on proposed ticket increases

Reds owners apologise to fans - and announce U-turn on proposed ticket increases

Lord Coe said he was 'angered and dismayed' by the announcement

Lord Coe: IAAF "will not accept" Nestle's decision to terminate sponsorship

Jack Nowell, pictured, is excited by Eddie Jones' vision of England's future

Jack Nowell energised by prospect of England meeting Eddie Jones' demands

England defence coach Paul Gustard , pictured, says Maro Itoje has had a 'stellar season'

England defence coach Paul Gustard tips Maro Itoje for big things

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