For all the criticism it has shipped for that decision to stage this year’s Europa League final in a ground so small it barely makes the list of Europe’s 100 largest football stadiums, we can see how Uefa might have arrived at the conclusion that it was a fiendishly clever plan.
Former Newcastle Jets player Bernardo Ribeiro has died, aged 26, after falling ill during a match in Brazil.
Blackpool’s third relegation in six seasons – slipping into League Two five years after almost surviving in the Premier League – was sealed on Sunday after a desperate capitulation and a 5-1 defeat but it was merely confirmation of something that has been known for some time.
Ahead of their match with Sunderland, Jamie Redknapp says Everton are the team everybody wants to play.
Manchester City-owned Patrick Roberts also revels in Celtic’s Scottish Premiership success.
And so to the final day.
They promised it would be the biggest party in Leicester’s history – and it certainly lived up to expectation.
The last time the Bank of England cut interest rates was in March 2009 and the decision was, in the modern idiom, a bit of a no-brainer.
The experts said it could never happen. There was no way in which Donald Trump could win the Republican nomination for the US presidency.
The Bank of England’s interest rate setters meet against a gloomy economic backdrop this week that could prompt at least one policymaker to push for a cut in borrowing costs to shore up stalling growth.
Tottenham Hotspur have won just once in their last nine outings.
Celtic started Callum McGregor against Barcelona in the Champions League last night.
Roy Keane thinks Celtic should look towards Dutch football for some new signings.
The West Ham United forward would have plenty of motivation to excel.
Pundit says Tottenham would not have made the same mistake as West Ham.
Celtic boss Brendan Rodgers already appears to be looking for players who he could bring to Glasgow in January.
Karl Darlow has become Newcastle United's number one goalkeeper this season.
Antonio Conte may target new signings in January to avoid burnout within his settled squad.
Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea go head-to-head this weekend and two players in particular will be key.
Garry Monk has commented on his relationship with Massimo Cellino.