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Premier League clubs face £340m TV refund

Premier League clubs have been told they could have to repay an estimated £340m to domestic and international broadcasters - even if the season resumes behind closed doors. And BBC Sport has learned the clubs were warned on Monday that...

FLASH: PSG wins Ligue 1 as season finish early

Paris St-Germain have been awarded the Ligue 1 title after it was announced the season would not resume because of the coronavirus pandemic. PSG were 12 points clear at the top of the table, with a game in hand, when...

Newcastle want Pochettino to replace Bruce

Mauricio Pochettino is the first choice of Newcastle's prospective new owners to replace Steve Bruce as manager and they are willing to pay him £19m per year. (Sky Sports) Bayern Munich manager Hansi Flick held a 30-minute phone call with Manchester City and Germany winger Leroy...

Fifa proposes use of five substitutions

Teams will be given "temporary dispensation" to make five substitutions to help with the congested schedule they could face when the season resumes, Fifa has proposed. Most leagues around the world have been halted by the coronavirus pandemic. The dispensation can...

BREAKING: Dutch league abandoned, no league winner, no relegation

The Eredivisie - the top tier of football in the Netherlands - has been abandoned for the season with no title winners and no teams relegated. The move comes after the national government banned major events until 1 September because...

Rudiger buying masks for Sierra Leone traders

Chelsea footballer Antonio Rudiger has launched a campaign to raise money to buy face masks for market traders in Sierra Leone. Rudiger says he hopes they will help protect them and stop the spread of coronavirus. He tweeted that his foundation...

Phil Neville resigns as England women’s coach

Phil Neville is to leave his role as England women's manager next summer. The former Manchester United and Everton defender was appointed in January 2018. Neville, 43, an ex-England international, led the Lionesses to a first SheBelieves Cup title and a...

Premier League could be free-to-air when season restarts

The Premier League is considering making some behind-closed-doors fixtures available free-to-air when the season restarts, the culture secretary has said. Culture Secretary Oliver Dowden has said he has been having "productive talks" with governing bodies from across British sport on...

Romelu Lukaku apologises for coronavirus claim

Romelu Lukaku has apologised to Inter Milan after claiming that 23 out of 25 players had suffered coronavirus symptoms in January. Former Manchester United striker Lukaku made his claims during an Instagram Live conversation with Belgian TV presenter Kat Kerkhofs...

Chelsea close to signing Coutinho

Chelsea are close to signing Barcelona and Brazil midfielder Philippe Coutinho, 27, who is on loan at Bayern Munich. (Sun) England and Borussia Dortmund winger Jadon Sancho, 20, who has been linked with Manchester United, was on the verge of a move to Old Trafford from Manchester City back...

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Rudiger scores twice as Chelsea struggle to hold Leicester

Leicester and Chelsea played out an entertaining Premier League draw in a see-saw encounter at King Power Stadium. The result means the Foxes stay third...

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