Sheffield United are to drop Jessica Ennis-Hill’s name from the Bramall Lane stand, replacing it with a sponsor. Photograph: PA

Sheffield United will drop Olympic champion Jessica Ennis-Hill’s name from its stadium’s Bramall Lane stand after announcing a new sponsorship deal wi(...)

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(...)

An awful lot of words have been uttered about how Evans ended up sentenced to five years for the rape of a 19-year-old woman too drunk to consent to sex with him. But the only truly relevant word was guilty. Photograph: Jon Buckle/PA Wire.

Even an assortment of epic sporting achievement still can’t elbow out the baleful presence of Ched Evans lurking in the background of any review of th(...)

Sheffield United have  withdrawn their offer to let former player Ched Evans train with the club due to the reaction it received. Photograph:  Jon Buckle/PA

Sheffield United have decided to withdraw their offer to let former player Ched Evans train with the club due to the reaction it received.The Yorkshir(...)

File photograph of  Sheffield United and Wales striker Ched Evans arriving at Caernafon Crown Court in 2012. Photograph: PA

The Professional Footballers’ Association of Ireland has removed an article from its website by solicitor Stuart Gilhooly in which he defended convict(...)

Paul Heaton, former frontman of The Housemartins and The Beautiful South, has stepped down from his role as patron of Sheffield United Community Foundation after the club allowed convicted rapist Ched Evans return to training

Former Housemartins and Beautiful South frontman Paul Heaton has resigned as a patron of Sheffield United’s Community Foundation over the club’s decis(...)

Convicted rapist Ched Evans is training with Sheffield United having been released from prison. Photograph:  Jon Buckle/PA Wire.

Amazing sometimes how what looks to be a hopelessly knotted issue can be untangled with a single sentence out of the right mouth. Jessica Ennis-Hill d(...)

Olympic gold medallist Jessica Ennis-Hill as police are investigating abusive tweets about the Olympic gold medallist after she said Sheffield United should not re-sign convicted rapist Ched Evans.  Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA

Amazing sometimes how what looks to be a hopelessly knotted issue can be untangled with a single sentence out of the right mouth. Jessica Ennis-Hill d(...)

 Sheffield United have said they are “not prepared” to make a decision on whether to re-sign convicted rapist Ched Evans but will permit their former striker to start training at the club with immediate effect. Photograph: Jon Buckle/PA Wire

Sheffield United have said they are “appalled” by the abuse being aimed at people who have criticised the club’s decision to allow convicted rapist Ch(...)

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