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Sunday's gossip column: Pogba's agent begins talks with Juventus

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 01:51
Paul Pogba's agent begins talks with Juventus, Bayern Munich enter race with Manchester United for Jadon Sancho, plus more.

Bayern score five to stay four points clear at top of Bundesliga

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 00:33
Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich will take a four-point lead into Tuesday's top-of-the-table clash with Borussia Dortmund following victory over Eintracht Frankfurt.

NBA in talks to resume season at Disney World

bbc - Sun, 05/24/2020 - 00:04
The NBA is in talks to resume the season at Florida's Disney World Resort in late July.

Coronavirus: Government pledges £283m for buses and trams

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 23:51
But the transport secretary says social distancing will cut capacity to a fifth of the usual amount.

'I am the second greatest of all time' - but McGregor vows to be the best before retirement

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 23:26
Former two-weight UFC champion Conor McGregor says he will surpass Anderson Silva as 'the greatest' UFC of all time by the time he retires.

Coronavirus: Anti-lockdown car protest draws thousands

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 22:34
An opposition party urges people to protest from their cars in order to maintain social distancing.

Wareham Forest fire flare-ups continue to spread after six days

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 22:21
Fire crews say 45mph winds are proving a "huge risk" to the fire which has been burning for six days.

Coronavirus: Concern at delay to drive-through test booking

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 22:14
People in Wales still cannot book coronavirus tests via a UK-wide portal used by the other nations.

Bundesliga: Dortmund beat Wolfsburg to keep pressure on Bayern

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 21:35
Borussia Dortmund keep up the pressure on Bundesliga leaders Bayern Munich ahead of Tuesday's clash between the two with a hard-fought victory at Wolfsburg.

Dominic Cummings' lockdown trip - what do we know?

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 21:01
We look at the detail of the controversy surrounding Boris Johnson's most senior adviser.

Author Michael Rosen out of intensive care, wife says

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 20:47
The former Children's Laureate was admitted to hospital in London eight weeks ago.

Battle of Berlin survivor Saturn the alligator dies in Moscow Zoo

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 20:45
His colourful history included escaping from a zoo and a rumour that he belonged to Adolf Hitler.

Football likely in August, says Scottish FA chief exec Maxwell

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 20:18
Football is now "likely" to be played in Scotland in August, says Scottish FA chief executive Ian Maxwell.

La Liga can resume behind closed doors from 8 June, says Spain's prime minister

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 20:08
La Liga can resume behind closed doors from 8 June, says Spain's prime minister Pedro Sanchez.

Football: Fans share 'kind' words for their big rivals

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 19:08
For mental health awareness week, we asked rival football fans to let their guard down and be kind to their rival team - or at least as kind as they could.

#GoalsAtHome: Your best recreations of Jesse Lingard's 2016 FA Cup final winner

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 17:43
Match of the Day's Steve Wilson commentates on some of your best attempts at recreating Jesse Lingard's powerful winner for Manchester United in the 2016 FA Cup final.

'It's about creating an atmosphere' - Danish club create virtual grandstand with video call software

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 17:28
Danish Superliga club AGF Aarhus to install 'virtual grandstand' for fans to watch their season opener on Zoom.

Rugby Australia release trio after they refuse coronavirus pay cuts

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 17:08
Rugby Australia and Queensland Rugby Union release Queensland Reds trio Izack Rodda, Harry Hockings, and Isaac Lucas after they refused to take Covid-19-related pay cuts.

Coronavirus: France reveals reciprocal quarantine plans for UK arrivals

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 17:01
Travellers to France must self-isolate for 14 days, following similar measures announced by the UK.

Coronavirus: Dominic Cummings' lockdown trip 'was essential', says No 10

bbc - Sat, 05/23/2020 - 16:59
It was "unwise" for Dominic Cummings to travel to Durham with his sick wife during lockdown, the police say.