Captain Andy Robertson insists every player in the much-changed Scotland squad will be up to speed for the Nations League . . .
Mexico’s interim coach Ricardo Ferretti admitted his side would have to improve before next week’s second meeting with Argentina after . . .
Republic of Ireland boss Martin O’Neill has admitted 2018 has been a deeply disappointing 12 months for his team.
Ireland will . . .
Jack Leach struck three times with the new ball as England positioned themselves for a series-clinching victory in the second . . .
Brazil head coach Tite was proud of the way his side dug deep to see off Uruguay in a friendly . . .
Didier Deschamps admits France failed to perform after defeat to Holland left them in danger of failing to qualify for the . . .
Ronnie O’Sullivan will meet Mark Selby in the semi-finals of the Northern Ireland Open in Belfast after beating David Gilbert . . .
Ramiro Funes Mori’s first-half header and a late own goal from Isaac Brizuel were enough for Argentina to cruise to . . .
Ryan Giggs admitted that his Wales team were beaten by a Denmark side that “get the job done” in their . . .
Neymar netted a controversial penalty to secure Brazil a hard-fought win against Uruguay in a friendly that was anything but . . .
Claudio Ranieri is confident of securing Premier League survival with Fulham by turning his players into fighters – and rewarding . . .
Northern Ireland defender Michael Smith believes one goal could break open the floodgates for Michael O’Neill’s side after their struggles . . .
Arsenal want to be part of any discussions on a future European Super League – but deny they would break . . .
Gareth Southgate has told his England players to forget their World Cup frustration and go for the jugular against semi-final . . .
Jordan Henderson insists England manager Gareth Southgate has never got angry at his players – and they do not intend . . .
Northern Ireland captain Steven Davis has called Thursday’s goalless draw with the Republic of Ireland ‘a missed opportunity’ as his . . .
Number two will face number one in the world when Ireland host New Zealand in Dublin.
Here, Press Association Sport examines . . .
Claudio Ranieri wants his Fulham players to show fighting spirit and plans to reward clean sheets with burgers, not pizza.
The . . .
The Rugby Football Union is reeling after Steve Brown announced he is to step down as chief executive at the . . .
Alexander Zverev booked a semi-final date with Roger Federer at the ATP Finals after knocking out John Isner.
The latest battle . . .
Croatia midfielder Ivan Rakitic will miss the crucial Nations League showdown with England.
The Barcelona player has been allowed to return . . .
Gloucester moved up to third in the Premiership table with a convincing 36-13 win over Leicester at Kingsholm.
The Tigers had . . .
Gareth Bale returned after a two-game absence for Wales on Friday – but he could not prevent a 2-1 Nations . . .
Alex Dombrandt and Francis Saili both crossed for tries as Harlequins claimed their third win of the Premiership season by . . .
Maro Itoje insists England will be led into Saturday’s clash with Japan at Twickenham by a rugby brain worthy of . . .
Germany were relegated from Group A1 of the Nations League after Holland earned a surprise 2-0 win over France.
Goals from . . .
Wales missed out on promotion to the top tier of the Nations League as Denmark won a passionate Cardiff contest . . .
Roger Federer insists the prospect of claiming his 100th title in London is still not entering his head.
The Swiss great . . .
New Delhi, Nov 16 (IANS): Manisha Moun punched way above her weight to outshine Christina Cruz of the United States . . .
Minsk, Nov 16 (IANS): Indias prodigious young paddler Manav Vikash Thakkar scored an easy 3-0 victory over Russias Lev Katsman . . .
Dan Leavy has been forced to withdraw from Ireland’s autumn clash with New Zealand due to “general tightness”.
Leavy’s Leinster team-mate . . .
Italy captain Giorgio Chiellini is revelling in the drama of the Nations League as he eyes his 100th cap.
The Juventus defender could . . .
Alex McLeish was dealt another UEFA Nations League blow as Celtic’s Kieran Tierney became the latest player to pull out . . .
England are primed to face a Japan side determined to prove it belongs at the global game’s top table when . . .
Greater Noida, Nov 16 (IANS) All roads for racing aficionados in Delhi-NCR will lead to the Buddh International Circuit over . . .
Valencia, Nov 16 (IANS): Spanish rider Marc Marquez (Repsol Honda) on Friday posted the fastest lap in the first free . . .
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS): Chennai athletes completed their dominance in the Reliance Foundation Youth Sports National Athletics Championship, winning six . . .
Professional Footballers’ Association chairman Ben Purkiss insists the organisation must evolve amid a power struggle at the union.
The 34-year-old has . . .
A day after being fined for slow play, England’s Matt Wallace set the pace at the halfway stage of the . . .
Brisbane, Nov 16 (IANS) South Africa skipper Faf du Plessis on Friday signalled the 2020 ICC World T20 in Australia . . .
Joe Root will cherish his 15th Test century as one of his very best, but only if England’s bowlers finish . . .
Georgetown (Guyana), Nov 16 (IANS) Having already qualified for the semi-finals of the ICC World T20, India will be up . . .
Zagreb, Nov 16 (IANS) Spanish national football team captain and defender Sergio Ramos, who flew back to Madrid following . . .
Kowloon (Hong Kong), Nov 16 (IANS) Indian shuttlers Kidambi Srikanth and Sameer Verma lost their respective men's singles quarter-final . . .
Gareth Southgate is determined to end England’s “brilliant year” in style by beating World Cup semi-final foes Croatia to reach . . .
Kieran Marmion has warned New Zealand that targeting compatriot and Ireland centre Bundee Aki could backfire.
The All Blacks have ratcheted . . .
England host Croatia in a winner-takes-all Nations League match on Sunday afternoon.
Victory at Wembley guarantees progression to the finals for . . .
Michael O’Neill will have his eyes set firmly on next year’s Euro 2020 qualifiers when Northern Ireland wrap up their . . .
England host Croatia at Wembley on Sunday in their last Nations League group game looking to secure qualification for the . . .
Chelsea have declined to comment on an allegation of illegal payments made to Andreas Christensen’s father.
Danish publication Politiken on Thursday . . .