Danny Cipriani charged with improper conduct by Rugby Football Union

England fly-half Danny Cipriani is charged with improper conduct by the Rugby Football Union after an incident in a Jersey nightclub.

17 Aug 2018 03:42

The woman tackling child marriage with football

Football tournaments in Northern Kenya are helping hundreds of girls break from child marriage, early pregnancy and female genital mutilation.

07 Aug 2018 05:34

World Cup 2030: FA considers England bid to host tournament

England could potentially host the 2030 World Cup, with the Football Association considering a bid to stage the tournament.

01 Aug 2018 07:13

Is footballer Mesut Ozil German or Turkish?

Footballer Mesut Ozil's resignation from the German national team has triggered a debate on racism and integration.

26 Jul 2018 07:20

Ozil meets Erdogan and other controversial sporting photo ops

Footballer Mesut Ozil meets Turkey's controversial president - and other high-profile sporting photo ops.

24 Jul 2018 06:12

Mesut Ozil cites 'racism and disrespect' as he quits Germany

Football star felt he was singled out as scapegoat for World Cup exit due to Turkish heritage and Erdogan meeting.

23 Jul 2018 05:02

Wembley sale: FA says only one in three pitches at grassroots level adequate

Only one in three pitches at across the country at grassroots level is of adequate quality, says the Football Association.

18 Jul 2018 05:15

FIFA to take legal action as beoutQ piracy row widens

Football's governing body 'engages counsel', as more sports federations join criticism of illegal broadcasts in MENA.

12 Jul 2018 01:34

World Cup 2018: How Three Lions is still the definitive England song after 22 years

"Football's coming home" is being chanted around England. This is how it came to define the nation's football team.

06 Jul 2018 01:51

England World Cup: 'It's coming home' - why England football fans chant this phrase

It's the chant ringing out of living rooms and pubs across the country - but where does 'Football's coming home!' come from?

06 Jul 2018 01:51

Uniting western Sydney's diverse communities through football

An innovative programme called 'Football United' aims to help newly-arrived refugee and migrant children integrate into their local multicultural community.

21 Jun 2018 08:17

Morocco launches fifth bid to host World Cup

Football fever in the country has never been higher.

12 Jun 2018 11:14

Not FIFA: Karpatalja wins alternative football world cup

Ten-day ConIFA World Football Cup saw squads from ‘unrecognised nations’ battle it out across stadiums in London.

10 Jun 2018 02:58

Yaya Toure says Pep Guardiola has 'problems with African players'

Ivorian accuses Man City boss of having 'problems with Africans' in scathing interview with France Football magazine.

04 Jun 2018 09:54

Safe-standing: Government begins talks over possible review

Government officials speak to the Premier League and Football League about a review into all-seater stadiums being mandatory.

04 Jun 2018 09:54

Wembley Stadium sale: FA chief Glenn says grassroots opportunity exists

Football Association boss Martin Glenn insists a potential sale of Wembley Stadium is an "unprecedented" opportunity.

30 May 2018 04:16

#TakeAKnee: Groups, fans slam NFL national anthem protest rule

National Football League's new policy fining teams if players kneel during national anthem criticised as 'un-American'.

24 May 2018 10:13

BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2018: Lucy Bronze wins award

England and Olympique Lyonnais defender Lucy Bronze is crowned BBC Women's Footballer of the Year 2018.

23 May 2018 07:32

Russia World Cup: Anger over Argentina 'flirting manual'

Argentina's Football Association has included a chapter about 'how to stand a chance with a Russian girl' in a manual for journalists travelling to cover the sporting event.

17 May 2018 03:48

World Cup 2018: Who will Gareth Southgate choose to go to Russia?

Football Focus pundits Danny Murphy and Mark Lawrenson discuss Gareth Southgate's options for England's potential World Cup wildcards.

16 May 2018 10:09