Weekend Football News

Latest football news from the BBC and Sky Sports

BBC SPORT
  • Cisse accepts FA spitting charge

    Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse accepts a Football Association charge of spitting at Manchester United's Jonny Evans.

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  • Sexist chanting needs reporting - FA

    Fans are urged to report sexist abuse after footage emerges of women officials and staff being subjected to obscene chants.

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  • Rangers on brink of new era - King

    Dave King says Rangers are on the brink of a "new era" as he states over £20m will be needed to stabilise the club.

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  • Friday's gossip column

    Hodgson wants extended stay as England boss, Matic offered new Chelsea deal, Arsenal and Liverpool chase Morata, plus more.

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  • Cellino Leeds ban extended until May

    Leeds United president Massimo Cellino has his disqualification from the club extended to the end of the season.

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  • Petrov returns to Villa as coach

    Former Aston Villa captain Stiliyan Petrov will return to the club to work with the first team, says head coach Tim Sherwood.

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  • Fifa ethics boss 'won't take orders'

    Fifa's new ethics chief Cornel Borbely says "nobody will interfere" with his task of tackling corruption.

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  • Poyet charged with improper conduct

    Sunderland boss Gus Poyet is charged by the FA with improper conduct after Tuesday's match against Hull City.

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  • Suarez in Anfield charity return

    Luis Suarez is set to make a Liverpool return for the first time since leaving last July by appearing in a charity match.

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  • Juventus 1-2 Fiorentina

    Two Mohamed Salah goals give Fiorentina a 2-1 first-leg advantage in their Coppa Italia semi-final against Juventus.

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SKY SPORTS
  • Cisse accepts FA charge

    Newcastle striker Papiss Cisse has accepted an Football Association charge in relation to the spitting incident with Jonny Evans.

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  • Hodgson: Kane may have to wait

    Roy Hodgson says Tottenham striker Harry Kane is ready for a call-up to the senior England squad but has warned his selection is far from a certainty.

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  • Rangers set for D-Day meeting

    The fate of the Rangers board rests on Friday's Extraordinary General Meeting at Ibrox, with Dave King looking set to take control of the Scottish Championship club.

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  • Van Gaal defends Evans

    Louis Van Gaal has insisted Jonny Evans did not mean to spit at Papiss Cisse during Manchester United's 1-0 win over Newcastle United.

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  • Le Tiss' top seven

    After the top seven all won in midweek, it's tight at the top of the Premier League table. We asked Soccer Saturday pundit Matt Le Tissier to predict who will finish where.

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  • WATCH: Sensational Salah goal

    Mohamed Salah has hit top form for Fiorentina since joining on loan from Chelsea and this goal in the Coppa Italia semi-final tie at Juventus is perfect proof.

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  • Lawwell keen on Euro league

    Celtic chief executive Peter Lawwell says his club has not ruled out the possibility of joining an elite European league.

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  • Merson's predictions

    Sky Sports' Paul Merson gives his predictions ahead of the FA Cup quarter-finals, finding it too tough to call the Old Trafford tie...

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  • Merson writes off City hopes

    Paul Merson believes Manchester City will struggle to retain their Premier League title and thinks Manchester United will miss out on a Champions League place.

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  • Salah double shocks Juve

    Mohamed Salah scored twice for Fiorentina as they ended Juventus' 47-game unbeaten home run with a 2-1 victory in the first leg of their Coppa Italia semi-final on Thursday night.

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