Williams brothers fire Bilbao into Copa del Rey final

Inaki Williams (centre) put Bilbao ahead with a little help from his brother Nico (right) who got the second goal against Atletico (ANDER GILLENEA) First half goals from brothers Inaki and Nico... Read more »

Paul Pogba releases statement after being hit with four-year football ban

Paul Pogba says he will appeal against his four-year ban from football after testing positive for a banned substance. In a statement, the former World Cup winner and Juventus midfielder said he... Read more »

Spain ‘get to celebrate again’ as Nations League title follows World Cup controversy

Jenni Hermoso lifts the Nations League title (REUTERS) World Cup champions Spain have another title to celebrate after defeating France 2-0 to win the inaugural edition of the Women’s Nations League. Spain’s... Read more »

World champions Spain beat France to win Women’s Nations League

Spain completely outplayed France at Seville’s El Cartuja stadium (CRISTINA QUICLER) Aitana Bonmati scored as Spain added the Women’s Nations League trophy to their World Cup title with a comfortable 2-0 victory... Read more »

Rigobert Song no longer Cameroon boss, says Eto’o

Rigobert Song’s Cameroon were knocked out in the Africa Cup of Nations last 16 (FRANCK FIFE) Rigobert Song has left his job as Cameroon head coach, the Cameroonian football federation (Fecafoot) president... Read more »

Japan beat North Korea to clinch Olympic spot

Japan and North Korea faced off for a place at the Paris Olympics in their qualifying second leg in Tokyo (Philip FONG) Japan punched their ticket to the Paris Olympics women’s football... Read more »

Kevin De Bruyne earns plaudits as Erling Haaland hits five for Manchester City

Pep Guardiola praised the “generosity” of Kevin De Bruyne after he set up four of Erling Haaland’s five goals as Manchester City thrashed Luton at Kenilworth Road to reach the FA Cup... Read more »

Sarina Wiegman hails ‘many positives’ of England’s double-header in Spain

Sarina Wiegman said England’s trip had yielded “many positives” after the team concluded their double-header of friendlies in southern Spain with a 5-1 win over Italy. Four days on from the 7-2... Read more »

Liverpool ‘need miracles’ as Jurgen Klopp gives update on injuries ahead of Southampton FA Cup tie

Jurgen Klopp may have to start with Liverpool’s Carabao Cup-winning kids to try and keep their quadruple bid going against Southampton in the FA Cup. Jayden Danns, who has never begun a... Read more »

Coach urges Japan to be ‘aggressive’ against N. Korea in Olympic showdown

Players shake hands after North Korea and Japan drew 0-0 in the first leg of their women’s Olympic qualifier in Jeddah (Abdel Ghani BASHIR) Coach Futoshi Ikeda promised Japan would be “aggressive”... Read more »