England’s Ray Wilkins is challenged for the ball by Belgium’s Walter Meeuws during their Group Two match. Photo: Bob Thomas/Getty Images

The year was 1980 and football hooliganism was at its height in England. Firms intent on wreaking havoc on the terraces and outside the ground were t(...)

Tim Sherwood has been fired as manager of Aston Villa. Photograph: AFP

Aston Villa are beginning a search for their third manager in the space of little more than eight months after Tim Sherwood was sacked. Sherwood’s pos(...)

England manager Roy Hodgson looks on during the World Cup Brazil Group D match between Uruguay and England. Photograph: by Matthias Hangst/Getty Images

England manager Roy Hodgson’s position is unlikely to come under too much threat and if it does, Redknapp, along with former striker Alan Shearer, wan(...)

Former Fulham coach Ray Wilkins has announced he is struggling with ulcerative colitis  in order to dispel rumours of a drinking problem.  Photograph: Andrew Matthews/PA

Former Fulham coach Ray Wilkins has announced he is struggling with ulcerative colitis – the same condition afflicting Manchester United midfie(...)

Ray Wilkins has departed the post of Fulham assistant head coach. Photograph: Rebecca Naden/Reuters

Alan Curbishley and Ray Wilkins have left Fulham with immediate effect, but head coach Rene Meulensteen still remains under contract according(...)

 Felix Magath has been appointed  manager at Fulham. Photograph:  Christof Koepsel/Bongarts/Getty Images

Rene Meulensteen has not been sacked by Fulham as talks continue into the make-up of new first-team manager Felix Magath’s backroom team, it is(...)

Manchester United’s Javier Hernandez celebrates his goal against Norwich City with Ashley Young (R). Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters.

A number of former Manchester United players have accused Ashley Young of diving in the wake of last night’s 0-0 draw with Real Sociedad.The England (...)

Ronnie O’Sullivan: struggling to control his inner chimp at The Crucible.  Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

It was only the week before last that sports psychologists were queuing up to offer advice to Luis Suarez to help cure his nibbling issue, one (...)