Ireland manager Martin O’Neill joins the BBC panel during their coverage of Super Bowl 50 between the Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers. Photo: BBC

What do international management teams do in their spare time a few months before leading their team to the European Championships? Attend Super Bowl(...)

Leicester City’s  Riyad Mahrez  scores a stunning goal against title rivals Manchester City. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

One of the things that makes football a complicated game to analyse is that so much depends on your point of view. You can’t keep up with everything t(...)

(...).00) Women: France v Ireland SOCCER Setanta, 9pm-10.35pm BBC 1, 10.30pm-11.55pm Highlights English Premier(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is defiant that he will not be sacked despite his team slipping further from the top four after a 1-1 draw with Chelsea. Photo: Andy Rain/PA

Louis van Gaal stood his ground on Sunday amid growing speculation his time as Manchester United manager will be ended early. Jose Mourinho continues(...)

Diego Costa’s injury time goal snatched a point for Chelsea against Manchester United at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: AFP

Chelsea 1 Manchester United 1 This should have been the afternoon Manchester United breathed new life into their pursuit of the top four. Becoming th(...)

Mesut Özil scores Arsenal’s  first goal during the Premier League game against Bournemouth at  Vitality Stadium. Photograph:  Matthew Childs/Action Images via Reuters

Bournemouth 0 Arsenal 2 Sadly for Bournemouth, they had not seen the last of Mesut Özil this season. After scoring in and orchestrating Arsenal’s 2-0(...)

England captain Dylan Hartley in action against Scotland in Murrayfield. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters

(...) sometimes, and when parsed right down is basically self-congratulation on not being soccer. It’s like the(...)

Jose Mourinho has said he wil be back in management soon. Photograph: PA

(...) competitiveness of English football. “For sure, I will be back soon,” he told GQ magazine who did not say when(...)

Maya Yoshida scores the only goal of the game for Southampton Photograph: Reuters/Hannah McKay

Southampton 1 West Ham 0 Southampton held on to an early goal from Maya Yoshida to edge out West Ham 1-0 despite Victor Wanyama’s red card. Saints h(...)

 Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy (c) has signed a new deal with Leicester City Photograph: Reuters/Jason Cairnduff

(...) long time,” Vardy added. Vardy’s rise to the pinnacle of English football has been rapid, having been(...)