Gianluca Vialli has revealed he is ‘very well’ after facing cancer. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

Former Italy and Juventus striker Gianluca Vialli has said he is “very well” after a secret year-long battle with cancer. The 54-year-old told Italia(...)

Gianluca Vialli is set to take over Erin’s Isle GAA Club as part of ‘The Toughest Rivalry.’ Photograph: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Gianluca Vialli and Harry Redknapp came across each other on five occasions as managers - their sixth meeting is set to take place in slightly differe(...)

Antonio Conte: “You have to understand what is the percentage of the responsibility.” Photograph: Tony OP’Brien/Reuters

Antonio Conte has been deeply hurt by Chelsea’s disastrous title defence and admits a season fraught with difficulties has given him sleepless nights.(...)

Ray Wilkins is shown on the big screen at Stamford Bridge ahead of Chelsea’s game against Tottenham last weekend. Photograph: Catherine Ivill/Getty

In the eyes of all who watched him captaining Chelsea at the age of 18, Ray Wilkins was a golden boy of English football. To an instinctive vision of (...)

Chelsea and the Football Association are investigating allegations against Graham Rix and Gwyn Williams dating from 1990s. Photograph: Getty Images

This article contains content some readers may find offensive Three former youth-team footballers at Chelsea have launched legal claims against the (...)

Henrikh Mkhitaryan puts Manchester United 1-0 up against Sampdoria at the Aviva Stadium. Photo: Charles McQuillan/Getty Images

Manchester United 2 Sampdoria 1 Manchester United returned to the Aviva Stadium on Wednesday night for the first time since 2010, when they helped ma(...)

 Roma supporters cheer for Francesco Totti before the Italian Serie A soccer match against US Palermo at Olimpico stadium in Rome. Photograph: EPA

Francesco Totti is such a big part of AS Roma that Rudi Garcia, the club’s coach at the time, wondered whether the talismanic playmaker was more impo(...)

Leinster interim head coach Leo Cullen at an open training session at Edenderry RFC yesterday. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Leo Cullen has a sensible face. Elderly, almost. It’s always been like that. The prospective Leinster head coach is just one of those chaps of whom(...)

A plane displaying a banner in protest against David Moyes is flown over Old Trafford last month. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire

In Frank O’Farrell’s day, he started getting suspicious when he turned up for Bobby Charlton’s testimonial dinner and discovered that he was no(...)