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Premier League predictions: Lawro v Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz

Manchester United needed a last-gasp Jesse Lingard goal to rescue a draw against Burnley at Old Trafford in December – how will they fare at Turf Moor on Saturday? BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson: “Burnley’s poor run continued with ...

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Pele resting at home as hospital reports are denied by spokesperson

Brazil legend Pele is resting at home according to his spokesperson, who dismissed reports he had been taken to hospital with exhaustion. The 77-year-old was due to travel to London this weekend for a dinner held in his honour by ...

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Brighton sign Locadia for reported club record £14m

Brighton have broken their transfer record to sign striker Jurgen Locadia from Dutch club PSV Eindhoven. The Premier League side have reportedly paid a fee of about £14m for the 24-year-old Dutchman, who has scored nine goals in 15 games ...

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Newcastle United: Amanda Staveley still interested in takeover

Businesswoman Amanda Staveley says she still wants to buy Newcastle United despite owner Mike Ashley ending £250m takeover talks this week. Ashley said in October he wanted to sell the club after 10 years in charge. He was believed to ...

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Fernandinho: Manchester City midfielder signs contract extension until 2020

Manchester City midfielder Fernandinho has signed a two-year contract extension until 2020. The 32-year-old Brazilian was a £30m signing from Shakhtar Donetsk in June 2013, and won the Premier League title and League Cup in his first season. He scored ...

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Paulo Dybala: Will Juventus forward turn brilliant into consistent?

When Paulo Dybala received the ball in Barcelona’s box, the threat was not immediately apparent, but in a flash the Argentine forward spun on the spot and with his left foot curled the ball into the far bottom corner. The ...

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Arsene Wenger 'disrespectful' over Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was “disrespectful” by talking publicly about Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, say Borussia Dortmund. The Gunners are interested in signing the £60m-rated Gabon forward, who has been left out of his side’s trip to Hertha Berlin on Friday night. ...

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Alexis Sanchez: Arsenal forward likely to join Man Utd – Arsene Wenger

Media playback is not supported on this device Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says it is “likely” forward Alexis Sanchez will join Premier League rivals Manchester United. Sanchez, 29, is out of contract in June and is thought to have agreed ...

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'Ref should have been told to watch video' – Conte on penalty controversy, plus VAR vote

Media playback is not supported on this device Chelsea boss Antonio Conte says the video assistant referee (VAR) system let his team down after Willian’s penalty appeal was rejected during the FA Cup win over Norwich. The system was being ...

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League One leaders Wigan shock Bournemouth

Media playback is not supported on this device League One leaders Wigan produced an FA Cup third-round shock as they claimed a deserved victory over Premier League Bournemouth at the DW Stadium. The Cherries had forced a replay with a ...

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