Joey Barton:  was suspended for 18 months after having been found to have placed some 1,260 bets between 2006 and 2013. Photograph: Martin  Rickett/PA

The FAI has no plans, it would seem, to follow the FA’s lead by giving up sponsorships from bookmaking firms with the association declining to commen(...)

The FA is to end all sponsorship deals with betting companies this month following a three-month review. Photo: Barrington Coombs/Getty Images

The Football Association has pulled out of a four-year sponsorship deal with Ladbrokes after just one year, following a board decision in May to cut t(...)

Joey Barton has been banned for 18 months for breaking the English FA’s rules on gambling. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Joey Barton’s 18-month ban for breaking the FA’s rules on gambling brought a sudden end to one of the most lurid careers in recent English football hi(...)

Burnley’s Joey Barton has been suspended from football for 18 months after admitting a misconduct charge relating to betting, the Football Association has announced. Photo: Getty Images

Joey Barton has been suspended from all football activity for 18 months with immediate effect after he admitted a Football Association misconduct char(...)

Burnley’s Matthew Lowton reacts after seeing Manchester United’s Anthony Martial  score his side’s first goal  during the Premier League match at Turf Moor. Photograph:   Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Burnley 0 Manchester United 2 Manchester United enter Thursday’s 174th derby with Manchester City knowing victory at the Etihad Stadium will leapfrog(...)

Burnley midfielder Joey Barton is appearing before a Football Association commission on Friday in relation to betting charges. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

Burnley’s Joey Barton will be available to face Manchester United on Sunday after his Football Association hearing into betting charges on Friday was (...)

Robbie Brady scores Burnley’s equaliser with a free-kick in the Premier League game against Chelsea at Turf Moor. Photograph:   Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Burnley 1 Chelsea 1 Robbie Brady’s stunning goal on his home debut checked Chelsea’s Premier League title charge as Burnley maintained their impressi(...)

Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez chips in his late penalty at The Emirates Stadium. Photograph: PA

Arsenal 2 Burnley 1 With the pack chasing Chelsea dropping points all around them this weekend, a win – any win – would have been welcomed by Arsen(...)

 Burnley’s Andre Gray scores his team’s second goal. Photograph: Reuters

Sunderland endured another miserable night at Turf Moor as they were knocked out of the FA Cup following a 2-0 loss at Burnley. The Clarets’ fifth (...)

Burnley’s Sam Vokes and Sunderland’s John O’Shea battle for the ball during their FA Cup third round match at the Stadium of Light. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA

Sunderland 0 Burnley 0 Even Joey Barton could not inspire Burnley as they played out an FA Cup third round stalemate at Sunderland. The controver(...)