Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Montenegro v England: Tackling racism in society must come first, warns Barnes

'Don't just pick on Montenegro' over racism - BarnesBanning Montenegro or calling for players to walk off the pitch when they hear racist abuse is not the answer to football's problems, according to former England winger John Barnes. England's 5-1 win in Montenegro on Monday was overshadowed by several of their black players being racially…

Montenegro face racist behaviour charge in Euro 2020 qualifier against England

There should be 'real punishment' for racist abuse - SterlingUefa has charged Montenegro with racist behaviour following the abuse suffered by England players in their Euro 2020 qualifier in Podgorica on Monday. England won 5-1 but the match was overshadowed by racist chanting from some home fans directed at several England players, including Danny Rose.…

Montenegro v England: Gareth Southgate warns youth of ‘hostile environment’

Eighteen-year-olds Jadon Sancho (left) and Callum Hudson-Odoi (right) played in Friday's win over the Czech RepublicBBC coverage How to follow: Listen on BBC Radio 5 live and BBC local radio; text commentary on the BBC Sport website England's young players need to be prepared for a "hostile environment" when they take on Montenegro in their…

Euro 2020 qualifying: Wales v Slovakia – can hosts start with win?

Euro 2020 qualifying live: Wales v Slovakia - Live - BBC Sport Summary James scores Wales' winner on first competitive start Slovakia seen as Wales' main rivals for a top-two spot Williams comes on for 85th cap, level with Gary Speed Croatia, Azerbaijan & Hungary other teams in Group E Top two qualify for Euro…

Aaron Ramsey: Wales midfielder out of opening Euro 2020 qualifier

Aaron Ramsey has made 58 appearances for Wales, scoring 14 goals Euro 2020 qualifiers: Wales v Slovakia Venue: Cardiff City Stadium Date: Sunday, 24 March Kick-off: 14:00 GMT Coverage: Listen on BBC Radio Wales & Radio Cymru; live text updates on the BBC Sport website, watch highlights on BBC One Wales, 22.30 GMT Wales midfielder…

Birmingham City to be deducted nine points for EFL rule breaches

Birmingham City are in their eighth consecutive season in the ChampionshipBirmingham City have been deducted nine points by the English Football League for breaching profitability and sustainability rules. The sanction sees Blues drop from 13th to 18th in the Championship, five points above the relegation zone with eight games to play. The EFL said Blues…

Euro 2020 qualifier: Kazakhstan v Scotland – Palmer & McBurnie start

Reaction as McLeish's Scotland are humiliated 3-0 in Kazakhstan - Live - BBC Sport Summary Pertsukh lashes Kazakhs into shock lead; Vorogovskiy adds second inside 10 minutes Zainutdinov heads in third just after break Armstrong & Forrest denied by saves Scotland XI: Bain; Palmer, Bates, McKenna, Shinnie; McGinn, McGregor, Armstrong; Forrest, McBurnie, Burke GET INVOLVED…

Sophie Jones: Sheffield United Women forward banned for racial abuse

Sophie Jones joined Sheffield United from local rivals Sheffield FCSheffield United Women forward Sophie Jones has been banned for five games after being found guilty of racially abusing Tottenham player Renee Hector. Hector claimed she "received some monkey noises" from an opponent during a Championship match on 6 January. Jones' contract with United was terminated…

FA Cup: BBC signs new four-year broadcast deal to show competition live

The FA Cup will continue to be broadcast on BBC Sport until 2025FA Cup matches will be shown live on the BBC until 2025 as part of a new four-year broadcast deal with the Football Association. The new agreement - which starts at the beginning of the 2021-22 season - will see BBC Sport continue…

Christchurch mosque shootings: England to pay tribute to New Zealand victims

There was a minute's silence for the victims of the Christchurch mosque shootings before the weekend's Six Nations games, but not at Premier League or FA Cup matchesA tribute will be paid to the victims of the Christchurch shootings before England's match against the Czech Republic at Wembley on 22 March. Fifty people died in…
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Trump says US not seeking ‘regime change’ in Iran

President Donald Trump has said the United States is not looking for "regime change" in Iran. He said this on Monday after bilateral talks with Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe, who has offered to broker a dialogue between the two nations. "We're not looking for regime change, we're looking for no nuclear weapons," Trump said at a joint…

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