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Oscar Garcia keen to replace Tony Pulis as West Brom manager

Former Brighton boss Oscar Garcia is interested in the West Brom job.

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England lifted the Baskerville Shield in 2015 (Richard Sellers/PA)

England will host New Zealand in three-match Test series in 2018

England will host New Zealand in a three-match Test series in autumn 2018, England Rugby League has announced.

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Oumar Niasse  has been charged with simulation by the Football Association (Anthony Devlin/EMPICS Sport)

Everton to appeal against Oumar Niasse diving charge

Everton are to contest striker Oumar Niasse’s diving charge.

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Phil Foden, left, and Yaya Toure

World Cup winner Phil Foden makes Champions League debut

England’s Under-17 World Cup winner Phil Foden made his Manchester City competitive first-team debut in the 1-0 Champions League win against Feyenoord.

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George Groves? WBA super-middleweight title defence against Chris Eubank Jnr will take place at the Manchester Arena on February 17 (Scott Heavey/PA Wire)

Date set for George Groves v Chris Eubank Jnr

George Groves’ WBA super-middleweight title defence against Chris Eubank Jnr will take place at the Manchester Arena on February 17.

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Raheem Sterling nets a late winner for Manchester City (Dave Thompson/AP)

Manchester City leave it late as Raheem Sterling strike keeps winning run going

Raheem Sterling struck a late winner as Manchester City secured top spot in Champions League Group F with a 1-0 win over Feyenoord.

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Nathan Hughes is out of the England squad through injury (Paul Harding/PA)

Nathan Hughes drops out of England squad because of knee injury

Nathan Hughes has dropped out of the England squad for the autumn international with Samoa to undergo rehabilitation on a knee injury.

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Michael Jacobs was on target for Wigan

Ryan Colclough bags brace as Wigan ease past Doncaster

Two goals from Ryan Colclough and another from Michael Jacobs gave Wigan Athletic a comfortable 3-0 Sky Bet League One victory over Doncaster Rovers at the DW Stadium.

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American, trained by Harry Fry, in action at Uttoxeter (Nigel French/PA)

Harry Fry wants to make American great again at Newbury

Harry Fry insists he would not swap American for any other horse in the Ladbrokes Trophy after seeing his charge enjoy a racecourse gallop at Newbury on Tuesday morning.

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Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema both scored twice for Real Madrid (Petros Karadjias/AP)

Doubles for Ronaldo and Benzema as Real Madrid hammer Apoel

Cristiano Ronaldo set another Champions League record as holders Real Madrid sealed their place in the knockout stages with a comprehensive victory against Apoel Nicosia.

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Jamie Roberts is poised to win his 94th cap for Wales

Wales centre Jamie Roberts in contention to face All Blacks

Jamie Roberts could be in the frame for a Test match recall when Wales tackle world champions New Zealand on Saturday.

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Joe Root

5 memorable Ashes moments and matches from the Gabba

England return to the Gabba for the first Test of the Ashes series on Thursday.

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Eusebio Di Francesco

5 things we learned from the Rome derby

Roma edged a tight Eternal City derby over rivals Lazio at the Stadio Olimpico on Saturday night.

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Harry Cornick netted Luton's third against Carlisle

Luton climbed back to League Two summit after beating Carlisle

Luton returned to the top of the table on goal difference by beating Carlisle 3-0 in Sky Bet League Two.

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Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has criticised Premier League scheduling (Nick Potts/PA Wire)

Antonio Conte questions fixtures as cause of Champions League struggles

Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte thinks the schedulers of Premier League fixtures are hindering English clubs’ chances of winning the Champions League.

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Guido Pizarro celebrates his last-gasp equaliser for Sevilla (Miguel Morenatti/AP)

Liverpool surrender three-goal lead to draw at Sevilla

Liverpool conceded a three-goal half-time lead to throw away the chance of early Champions League qualification as Sevilla netted a 93rd-minute equaliser in Spain.

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Chris Coleman lost his first match in charge of Sunderland

Chris Coleman sees Sunderland slip up at Villa in first game in charge

Chris Coleman’s Sunderland rescue mission began with defeat as the Black Cats went down 2-1 at Aston Villa.

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The all-rounder will be sentenced on Friday after being convicted last week (Aaron Chown/PA Wire)

Shiv Thakor sacked by Derbyshire following conviction

Derbyshire have terminated the contract of Shiv Thakor after the all-rounder was found guilty of exposing himself to two women.

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Son Heung-min scores the winner for Tottenham (Martin Meissner/AP)

Son Heung-min nets winner as Tottenham beat Dortmund

Son Heung-min proved the scourge of Borussia Dortmund again as his late winner ensured Tottenham will go through top of the group to the Champions League last 16.

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Joey Carbery broke his wrist in Ireland's 23-20 win over Fiji on Saturday (Brian Lawless/PA Wire)

Ireland “not too concerned” by depth at fly-half following Joey Carbery injury

Ireland are “not too concerned” by their depth at fly-half in the wake of Joey Carbery’s broken wrist, according to coach Greg Feek.

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