Macintosh: The must-not-lose derby
Jose Mourinho and Pep Guardiola are two different managers in the same position: they dare not lose Wednesday's Manchester derby.
Manchester derby: History of cup clashes
The Manchester derby has seen some great games outside the Premier League in recent years. Here are five since 2010.
Barca in for Johnson, Mkhitaryan up for sale?
Stoke and England fullback Glen Johnson has emerged as a surprise target for Barcelona. Will Mkhitaryan be moved on after just six months at Old Trafford? As always, Transfer Talk has the latest.
FA: Southgate 'credible' England candidate
Glenn insisted Southgate's next two results in temporary charge of the senior team will have little bearing on whether he gets the job full-time.
Raiola earned €27m for Pogba deal - Juve
Mino Raiola, received €27 million when Paul Pogba joined Manchester United in the summer, Juventus general manager Giuseppe Marotta has said.
Sturridge quality 'never in doubt' - Klopp
Jurgen Klopp insists he has never doubted the talents of Daniel Sturridge after the striker's goals helped Liverpool beat Tottenham in the EFL Cup.
Dier: Kane deserved to be on Ballon d'Or list
Eric Dier has told the London Evening Standard that Harry Kane is unlucky to miss out on the Ballon d'Or shortlist.
Eddie Jones plays down injury crisis.
England coach Eddie Jones has praised his side's squad depth, as he announced six uncapped players in his 33-man squad on Wednesday.
Who are the six uncapped players in the England squad?
Eddie Jones included six uncapped players in the 33-man squad for the November Tests and here we run the rule over the fresh faces hoping to make their debut against South Africa on Nov. 12.
Leicester suffer major Toomua injury blow
Leicester have suffered a major injury setback with Australian centre Matt Toomua facing six months on the sidelines.
Kluber, Perez shine as Indians blank Cubs in Game 1.
Corey Kluber strikes out nine batters over six innings and Roberto Perez hits two home runs as the Indians take Game 1 of the World Series with a 6-0 victory over the Cubs.
Ultimate guide for Game 2: Can Arrieta even the Series?
Will Jake Arrieta overpower the Indians with his heat, or will his second-half struggles haunt a Cubs team taking on Trevor Bauer? Setting up Game 2 of the World Series.
Why the Cubs are in more trouble than you might think
One loss. On the road. To a Cy Young winner. No big deal, right? Wrong. The Cubs are in a World Series bind that could prove too tough to untangle.
Curry calls loss a 'slap in the face'
Steph Curry says the Warriors didn't have many answers for the Spurs and was hoping for a better result in Golden State's first game of the season.
NBA's most intriguing: The players to watch this season
We're going to learn a lot about these six guys over the next six months as they're thrust into big new roles.
Fifth MVP? Fourth ring? LeBron opens season as Benjamin Button
LeBron James collected the third ring of his career, then dunked six times as he unleashed what his coach said is the "body of a 19-year-old."
Marvel's Doctor Strange and the magic of sport.
Benedict Cumberbatch, Rachel McAdams, Tilda Swinton and Mads Mikkelsen discuss sportspeople they think are magicians.
Inside sport's highest-pressure moments
It may not quite be on the same level as the mystic arts of Marvel's Dr Strange, but sports stars try to use their minds to control pressure moments, says psychologist Jeremy Snape.
Anderson to miss first three India Tests.
England fast bowler James Anderson's fitness remains a question as he will be missing the first three Tests against India
Remembering Carlos Alberto.
Steve Nicol and Stewart Robson reflect back on the memorable career of the late Carlos Alberto.
Souness: Sturridge must improve work rate
Sturridge scored twice as Liverpool beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 in the EFL Cup fourth round on Tuesday.
Pedro held summer talks with Barcelona
Pedro had considered his future over the summer, when his role at Stamford Bridge seemed more uncertain.
Mourinho tells Rooney he can leave United
Sources have told ESPN that Jose Mourinho is open to selling Wayne Rooney to free up finances as the Manchester United manager plans to continue an overhaul of the squad.
Perception of NFL takes a hit with Josh Brown situation.
Jane McManus shares her thoughts on how the Josh Brown situation culminated with his release from the Giants and weighs in on the current state of the league.
Patriots, Seahawks preside over Week 8 Power Rankings
The ballots are in. New England, the incumbent No. 1, maintains its position at the top and Seattle shows a tie can actually improve one's standing in this week's rankings.
Saints' irresistible offense meets Seahawks' immovable defense
While the return of Jimmy Graham to the Superdome is on the marquee, a battle between the Saints offense and Seahawks defense might steal the show.
Chargers eye first season sweep of Broncos since 2010
For the Chargers to pick up their first AFC West road win in over two years, they'll need to contend with the Broncos' Trevor Siemian and Von Miller.
Across the Pond: Is Harrington making a comeback?
Michael Collins and the returning Alex Perry ask if we should take Padraig Harrington seriously when he says he wants to play at the 2018 Ryder Cup.
Caddie nets over $1M on McIlroy's big week
Rory McIlroy didn't have to check his bank account to know that his FedEx Cup bonus had been deposited.
McIlroy targeting FedEx, Dubai double.
Rory McIlroy was optimistic he could win the double of the FedEx Cup and Race to Dubai this season having already clinched the former.
Showtime confirms dates for DeGale, Frampton fights
Showtime announced five fight cards that will be televised over the next five months, including two world title unification bouts.
Hendricks puts career on the line at UFC 207
Should he come up short against Neil Magny at UFC 207, former welterweight champion Johny Hendricks believes retirement would be his next option.
Week 9 in the Big 12: What to watch for
This week in the Big 12, Baylor takes aim at Texas after a week off, West Virginia faces a tough matchup at Oklahoma State and more.
Remembering the memes and madness of Michigan State's miracle win over Michigan
The Spartans' miracle win made some people famous, and not just Jalen Watts-Jackson. Two fans' reactions have become as memorable as the game itself.
Crosby, Fehr score to lead Penguins over Panthers.
Sidney Crosby gets a score in his season debut and Eric Fehr tallies the deciding goal as the Penguins defeat the Panthers 3-2.
Pens breathe sigh of relief with Crosby's speedy return
Getting the best player in the world back was a huge boost for the Pittsburgh Penguins -- and seeing him in top form as a huge relief for fans of the game. Plus, Auston Matthews, scoring leader?
NHL signs 16-year apparel deal with Fanatics
Fanatics signed a 16-year apparel deal with the NHL that grants exclusive rights to replica jerseys and champion merchandise.
Worlds: Top lane showdown in SKT's Duke vs. Samsung Galaxy's CuVee
Will Samsung Galaxy's CuVee be able to exploit SKT's weak link in the top lane?