Players’ chief Gordon Taylor has advised Saido Berahino against his strike threat at West Brom. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA

Saido Berahino will back down on his strike threat and return to action with West Brom, according to players’ union boss Gordon Taylor. Berahino twee(...)

Jamie Cudmore in his eye-catching footwear in the Champions Cup final against Toulon. Photograph: Billy Stickland/Inpho

Clermont lock Jamie Cudmore drew some attention in the build-up to the European Rugby Champions Cup final for his choice of footwear. Laced high above(...)

Stephen Dawson: “The day was a whirlwind, I was taken away in handcuffs to a local police station and for the next 18 or 19 hours I was questioned about the accusations.” Photograph: Pete Norton/Getty Images

With two league games and a televised one in the FA Cup against Stoke City, the next 10 days will be big ones for Rochdale’s Stephen Dawson, but they’(...)

PFA chief executive Gordon taylor has apologised for drawing comparisons between the Hillsborough justice campaign and Ched Evans. (Photograph: Phil Noble/PA Wire)

The Professional Footballers’ Association chief executive, Gordon Taylor, has apologised to the Hillsborough families for comparing their campaign for(...)

Ched Evans: ‘Mob rule’ tactics have had the desired effect on sponsors. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

After five days of febrile debate, League One club Oldham Athletic have abandoned a controversial attempt to sign convicted rapist Ched Evans, claimi(...)

Oldham Athletic have refused to rule out the possibility of signing Ched Evans (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Oldham Athletic, a homely sort of club, have appeared frozen in the spotlight of scrutiny and adamant opposition to their plan of signing Ched Evans d(...)

Thousands of people have signed an online petition against the prospect of Oldham Athletic offering convicted rapist Ched Evans a route back into football. (Photograph:  Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire)

Thousands of people have signed an online petition against the possibility of the League One club Oldham Athletic offering convicted rapist Ched Evans(...)

 Ched Evans is set to join  a League One club, according to PFA chief Gordon Taylor. Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

A League One club will hold a press conference on Monday in relation to the signing of convicted rapist Ched Evans, the Professional Footballers’ Ass(...)

Convicted rapist ched Evans has been told he will not be allowed to train with League One club Oldham Athletic or League Two outfit Tranmere Rovers

Oldham Athletic have denied they have offered convicted rapist Ched Evans the chance to train with the club.Reports on Sunday linked Evans with the Le(...)

Huddersfield Town manager Chris Powell, one of only two black football managers in the top four English divisions, celebrates with fans  Nick Potts/PA Wire.

Gordon Taylor claims “there is a hidden racism which holds clubs back” with the appointment of black and ethnic minority managers. English football’s (...)