Fans outside Stamford Bridge prior to the game against   Aston Villa on Saturday. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Chelsea have had talks with England’s rugby chiefs about moving to Twickenham for a season while Stamford Bridge is redeveloped.The Rugby Football Uni(...)

Uefa president Michel Platini: ‘There’s something that’s very surprising to me in the way that this process has played out and I do not like that.’ Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire

Michel Platini has criticised Fifa over its handling of a controversy regarding 65 designer watches, worth over €1m, given to football administrators (...)

Jim Boyce, FIFA Vice-President, says he was unaware of the expensive watch given to him during the World Cup in Rio this summer. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Football Association chairman Greg Dyke has confirmed he was given a €20,939 watch by the Brazilian FA during the World Cup but had no idea of its val(...)

 New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock  at Selhurst Park today.  Photograph: Neil Everitt/PA Wire

Crystal Palace have ended their search for a new manager by reappointing Neil Warnock, who has been out of work since leaving Leeds last year, and wil(...)

Former Cardiff City boss Malky Mackay.

Malky Mackay and Iain Moody have continued to maintain their silence after a dossier containing serious allegations of misconduct against them was su(...)

Spurs’ Hugo Lloris lies unconscious after a collision against Everton last season – he persuaded physios to allow him to continue in the game. Photograph Chris Brunskill/Getty Images

Players who lose consciousness in English top-flight matches next season will not be allowed to return to the field of play under new rules introduce(...)

Spurs’ Hugo Lloris, who was allowed to overrule his club doctor and return to the pitch having sustained a serious head injury in collision with Everton’s Romelu Lukaku, was truly shocking. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA Wire.

Players losing consciousness or suffering concussion will not be allowed to play on next season after the Football Association set out strict guidelin(...)

FA chairman Greg Dyke: “We have to try and change it but we’re not alone, supporters have got to try and change it as well.” Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

“Overwhelmingly male and overwhelmingly white,”said Football Association chairman Greg Dyke of his organisation’s council on Saturday, adding that the(...)

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has admitted he would consider managing England in future after previously turning down the advances of the Football Associ(...)

An aerial view of England’s training session in progress at the Urca military base near Copacabana beach yesterday.  Photograph: Wong Maye-E).

On one side it is all ocean, backed up by Guanabara Bay. On the other it is Sugarloaf Mountain. Think back to that scene in Moonraker when Jaws uses (...)