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Lincoln win promotion to League Two

Lincoln win promotion to League Two

Hawkridge had scored just once in the league this season before netting his promotion-sealing double against Macclesfield Lincoln City sealed their return to the English Football League after a six-year absence, thanks to Terry Hawkridge’s brace against Macclesfield. Moments after Lincoln’s Matt Rhead headed against the post, Mitch Hancox’s dipping shot put the Silkmen ahead. […]

12-second goal helps Dons knock holders Hibs out of Scottish Cup

12-second goal helps Dons knock holders Hibs out of Scottish Cup

Media playback is not supported on this device Rooney puts Dons ahead after 12 seconds Aberdeen reached the Scottish Cup final for the first time in 17 years with victory over holders Hibernian. Adam Rooney pounced on a defensive mix-up to put the Dons ahead 12 seconds after kick-off, and Ryan Christie’s free-kick doubled their […]

Four games without a win as Bayern held by Mainz

Four games without a win as Bayern held by Mainz

Bayern Munich face Borussia Dortmund in the German Cup semi-final on Tuesday Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich have now gone four games without a win after being held by struggling Mainz. The German champions – who were knocked out of the Champions League by Real Madrid this week – are nine points clear of RB Leipzig, […]

Lyon dominate Man City in Champions League semi-final

Lyon dominate Man City in Champions League semi-final

Manchester City Women had not lost a competitive game over 90 minutes since 1 October 2015 Manchester City’s hopes of a maiden Women’s Champions League final look slim after a home loss to holders Lyon in their semi-final first leg. The French side led on two minutes when City’s Carli Lloyd handled in the box […]

Chelsea v Spurs – Frank Lampard’s semi-final insight

Chelsea v Spurs – Frank Lampard’s semi-final insight

Watch the FA Cup semi-final between Chelsea and Tottenham live on BBC One and the BBC Sport website from 16:50 BST on Saturday. Chelsea legend Frank Lampard won the FA Cup four times during a glittering 13-year spell at Stamford Bridge. He joins Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Jermaine Jenas at Wembley on Saturday for […]

Chelsea v Spurs – Frank Lampard’s semi-final insight

Chelsea v Spurs – Frank Lampard’s semi-final insight

Watch the FA Cup semi-final between Chelsea and Tottenham live on BBC One and the BBC Sport website from 16:50 BST on Saturday. Chelsea legend Frank Lampard won the FA Cup four times during a glittering 13-year spell at Stamford Bridge. He joins Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Jermaine Jenas at Wembley on Saturday for […]

Football pays tribute to former England defender Ehiogu

Football pays tribute to former England defender Ehiogu

Media playback is not supported on this device Football world remembers ‘inspirational’ Ehiogu Former England and Aston Villa defender Ugo Ehiogu is being honoured at football matches this weekend. Ehiogu died at the age of 44 on Friday, after suffering a cardiac arrest at Tottenham’s training centre on Thursday. Both teams will wear black armbands […]

Sun apologises to Everton’s Barkley over ‘gorilla’ article

Sun apologises to Everton’s Barkley over ‘gorilla’ article

Image copyright Reuters Image caption Ross Barkley’s grandfather was born in Nigeria The Sun has printed an apology to Everton and England footballer Ross Barkley over an article in which its former editor Kelvin MacKenzie compared him to a gorilla. The newspaper said it had been unaware of Mr Barkley’s heritage and there was “never […]

Wembley awaits Chelsea-Spurs FA Cup semi-final

Wembley awaits Chelsea-Spurs FA Cup semi-final

Media playback is not supported on this device Dembele ‘not scared’ to play at Wembley BBC coverage How to follow: Watch live on BBC One; listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website TEAM NEWS Chelsea defender Gary Cahill is very doubtful after being treated for […]

Ugo Ehiogu: England boss Gareth Southgate ‘stunned’ by death of former team-mate

Ugo Ehiogu: England boss Gareth Southgate ‘stunned’ by death of former team-mate

Ugo Ehiogu and Gareth Southgate played together for almost 10 years England manager Gareth Southgate says he is “stunned” by the death of former team-mate Ugo Ehiogu. Former England defender Ehiogu died at the age of 44 on Friday after suffering a cardiac arrest the previous day. Southgate and Ehiogu formed a centre-back pairing for […]

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