Russian village complex where England team may stay

Russia hosts the 2018 Football World Cup; we've had exclusive access to England's preferred training base.

24 Nov 2017 12:49

Dementia and football: brain injury study to begin in January

A long-awaited study into the links between heading a football and brain damage will start in January, the Football Association has announced.

23 Nov 2017 04:08

Eniola Aluko: FA should accept striker's offer to help - Tracey Crouch

The Football Association should accept England forward Eniola Aluko's offer to help with its reforms, says sports minister Tracey Crouch.

15 Nov 2017 12:56

African Footballer of the Year 2017: Sadio Mane profile

BBC Sport profiles Senegal and Liverpool midfielder Sadi Mane, a nominee for the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2017 award.

15 Nov 2017 12:56

Alan Shearer: Dementia, football and me

From meeting former players living with the disease to taking tests himself, Alan Shearer says making his documentary 'Dementia, Football and Me' was an "eye-opening" experience.

11 Nov 2017 10:19

Football talent spotting: Are clubs getting it wrong with kids?

Scouting football players as young as five, persuading an 11-year-old to sign a contract with private school education or offering a teenager's parents a house. These are some of the things English clubs are doing to secure the country's best youngsters in ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Michigan State's Football-Basketball Combo Is Tough to Top

Tom Izzo's basketball team is undefeated, ranked No. 1 in the nation, and right now has to settle for second billing on its own campus. That's how high the bar has been raised at Michigan State. It's the football Spartans who are tantalizingly close to a ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

A brief guide to … English football over the Christmas holiday

In Britain, the football industry never stops – even over the festive period. Scott Murray looks back on more than 150 years of sporting tradition Man City travelled to The Hawthorns, England’s highest ground, to find snow and cold on 26 December last ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Daily Fantasy Football December 24: DFS Stock Up, Stock Down

There are always plenty of quality options throughout the weekend in daily fantasy football, but this might be a week you want to get an early start with Thursday's matchups. The Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers show off quality offenses while the ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

High-tech gear aims to lessen deadly risk of football concussions

A new football helmet under development by the University of Washington and start-up Vicis that has impact-absorbing material. (Photo: Vicis) More than 20 concussions during a 16-year career in the NFL left former linebacker Bill Romanowski concerned about ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Keeping the faith: At Clemson, religion, football converge - USA TODAY

USA TODAYKeeping the faith: At Clemson, religion, football convergeUSA TODAYCLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — Clemson coach Dabo Swinney pats Howard's Rock and then leads his team down the hill into a hyped Memorial Stadium. There are few pregame rituals in college football as recognizable as the Tigers' blood-pumping entrance.NCAA football: At Clemson, religion, football converge Salt Lake TribuneDabo Swinney's home golf course builds mini Clemson football field CBSSports.comall 100 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Keeping the Faith: At Clemson, Religion, Football Converge

Clemson coach Dabo Swinney pats Howard's Rock and then leads his team down the hill into a hyped Memorial Stadium. There are few pregame rituals in college football as recognizable as the Tigers' blood-pumping entrance. But before Death Valley becomes one ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Fantasy Football Week 16: Buy or Sell These Injured Stars Before Thursday Night

This article is pretty tough to write each week. After all, advising fantasy owners to buy or sell injured players depends on a lot of unknowns. How long will the player actually be injured? Is he worth owning even if he's healthy? Is he worth keeping even ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

A right royal kickabout: William and Harry take to the pitch in the annual Sandringham Christmas Eve football match

With leg stretches, push-ups and jumping jacks, Prince William and Prince Harry made sure they were well warmed up ahead of their now-traditional Christmas Eve football match. The royal brothers took to the turf in Castle Rising, Norfolk, this morning for ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Football kits quiz: Test your knowledge

Reckon you know all about bad football kits and the men who bravely stepped out wearing them? Well, it's time to put that knowledge to good use. Have a crack at this little quiz we've put together for you to do over a mince pie and a sherry this festive ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Start 'Em, Sit 'Em: How to set your Week 16 fantasy football lineups - Sports Illustrated

Sports IllustratedStart 'Em, Sit 'Em: How to set your Week 16 fantasy football lineupsSports IllustratedEverything has led to this point. All the lists of sleepers, busts and breakouts back in August. All those cheat sheets throughout the summer, including the countless tweaks to get them perfect for September. All the trades and waiver wire moves made ...Fantasy Football Week 16 Start 'Em and Sit 'Em CBSSports.com4 bold fantasy football predictions for Week 16 USA TODAYNFL Fantasy Football, Week 16: 5 must-starts for the fantasy playoffs Field Gulls SB Nation  - Yahoo Sports (blog)  - numberFireall 185 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Keeping Concussions Out Of Football? There's No Guarantee - ESPN

ESPNKeeping Concussions Out Of Football? There's No GuaranteeESPN"Concussion," a movie starring Will Smith as a forensic pathologist who discovers devastating brain trauma in some football players, makes its debut Friday. Jets linebacker Trevor Reilly doesn't plan on seeing it, but he does have an idea that will ...Football's War on the Minds of Black Men VICEReview: In 'Concussion,' a Doctor's Cri de Coeur Against Football's Risks New York TimesWill Smith Hasn't Watched a Full Football Game Since Making 'Concussion' Yahoo Movies (blog) NPR  - New York Post  - Bleacher Reportall 838 news articles »

25 Dec 2015 12:29

High-tech gear aims to lessen deadly risk of football concussions - USA TODAY

USA TODAYHigh-tech gear aims to lessen deadly risk of football concussionsUSA TODAYThe disease has ravaged the lives of former professional and college football players, and reinforced the violent image of the NFL, both on and off the field. (A forthcoming Will Smith movie, Concussion, recounts the sordid history that led to more ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

Hyde: For Jimmy Johnson, son's turnaround is greater than any football victory - Sun Sentinel

Sun SentinelHyde: For Jimmy Johnson, son's turnaround is greater than any football victorySun SentinelIt's also is the story of another man who conquered everything a football coach can -– national championships, Super Bowls, even television. But in this story the great coach is only a man, and the man is only a father, and the father worried in the ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29

BYU football hires Heisman Trophy winner Ty Detmer as offensive coordinator

PROVO, Utah — New BYU head football coach Kalani Sitake announced two new hires Thursday, as Ty Detmer is coming on board as an offensive coordinator and Ilaisa Tuiaki is stepping into the role of defensive coordinator. Both new hires have roots in Provo ...

25 Dec 2015 12:29