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SC Paderborn 1-6 Borussia Dortmund: England's Jadon Sancho scores hat-trick on return

Sun, 31 May 2020 18:50:14 GMT

England's Jadon Sancho scores the first hat-trick of his career as Borussia Dortmund thrash bottom side Paderborn.


Formula 1: Is Daniil Kvyat joining Biffy Clyro?

Sat, 30 May 2020 09:10:16 GMT

How, exactly, did Biffy Clyro's lead singer Simon Neil end up teaching Formula 1's Alpha Tauri driver Daniil Kvyat to play the guitar?


Happy birthday Steven Gerrard: Watch his best FA Cup goals

Sat, 30 May 2020 08:48:01 GMT

To celebrate Steven Gerrard's 40th birthday, BBC Sport looks back at the former Liverpool captain's five best FA Cup goals.


Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast - your best Premier League games revealed

Sun, 31 May 2020 06:29:43 GMT

See which game you ranked the greatest in Premier League history, after the topic was discussed on the Match of the Day: Top 10 podcast.


Ian Rush surprises Elis James during BBC Radio 5 Live show

Fri, 29 May 2020 15:06:58 GMT

To celebrate one year at BBC Radio 5 Live, John Robins surprises his co-hpresenter Elis James with an appearance from one of his all time footballing heroes - Ian Rush.


Alphonso Davies: From refugee to Bayern Munich

Tue, 25 Feb 2020 22:05:05 GMT

Ninteeen-year-old Canada international Alphonso Davies tells Football Focus about his journey from Ghanaian refugee to Bayern Munich.


Football Focus: Andros Townsend not sure how he will celebrate goals

Fri, 29 May 2020 17:42:45 GMT

Crystal Palace's Andros Townsend tells Football Focus he is unsure how he and his team-mates will celebrate goals with social distancing when the Premier League returns.


'My best one is LeBron' - the impersonator of NBA stars

Sun, 31 May 2020 07:37:25 GMT

Comedian Maxim Peranidze tells BBC Sport about how an injury curtailed a basketball career and how he now he makes videos impersonating the NBA's biggest stars.


Championship season set to restart on 20 June as coronavirus lockdown eases

Sun, 31 May 2020 20:29:19 GMT

The Championship will restart on 20 June, more than three months after it was suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic.


Bangor schoolboy's skills are Best for Bolasie

Fri, 29 May 2020 08:08:06 GMT

Bangor schoolboy Jackson Best says he was "buzzing" to win a 'Take the Stage' skills challenge on Yannick Bolasie's Instagram page.


Silverstone: F1 races given go-ahead by UK government

Sun, 31 May 2020 20:48:28 GMT

Formula 1 is given the go-ahead by the UK government to hold two races at Silverstone this summer, BBC Sport is told.


Tyrone Mings: Premier League players 'last to be consulted' over 'financially driven' restart

Sun, 31 May 2020 10:44:19 GMT

Aston Villa defender Tyrone Mings says Project Restart is financially driven and players accept they are "commodities".


Formula E: Vandoorne dominates as Wehrlein fights back in Race At Home Challenge

Sat, 30 May 2020 16:50:43 GMT

Watch highlights as Stoffel Vandoorne takes a dominant lights-to-flag victory in round six of the Formula E Race At Home Challenge with Pascal Wehrlein fighting back to finish second.


When watching Brazil at the 2014 World Cup turned weird

Sun, 31 May 2020 06:29:32 GMT

On the day we relive Brazil's disastrous 2014 World Cup semi-final, Conor McNamara recalls a painful experience of his own at that tournament.


La Liga: Barcelona to resume title defence against Real Mallorca on 13 June

Sun, 31 May 2020 21:07:49 GMT

Barcelona will resume their La Liga title defence against Real Mallorca following the coronavirus shutdown.


Premier League returns: Gary Lineker says he has missed football

Fri, 29 May 2020 10:01:12 GMT

BBC Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker says "football is important to a lot of people" and "it's OK to say we've missed it" as the Premier League is set to restart on 17 June.


Transfer rumours: Sane, Havertz, Telles, Osimhen, Werner, Camavinga

Sun, 31 May 2020 20:32:58 GMT

Bayern Munich want to sign Leroy Sane and Kai Havertz, Chelsea lead race for Porto's Alex Telles, Tino Werner has decided on his future, plus more.


George Floyd death: Jadon Sancho & Marcus Thuram join protests against racism

Sun, 31 May 2020 19:56:17 GMT

Jadon Sancho and Marcus Thuram join Serena Williams and others in protests against racism after the death of George Floyd.


MOTDx: Football's coming back - but how do fans feel about it?

Sun, 31 May 2020 07:39:05 GMT

MOTDx's Craig Mitch asks Liverpool fan Alex Gildea Trott, West Ham supporter Sam Diss and Leeds fan Emma Jones how they feel about football returning with plenty to play for.


Champions League quiz: name all 22 champions of Europe

Sun, 31 May 2020 10:24:56 GMT

On what should have been Champions League final weekend, can you name each team to have won the continent's elite club competition?


Scot Connor Syme and England's Matthew Jordan part of five-player virtual win

Sun, 31 May 2020 10:18:28 GMT

Connor Syme wins a second virtual title in two weeks after sharing the honours at the BMW Indoor Invitational.


Premier League clubs resume contact training

Fri, 29 May 2020 17:52:35 GMT

Premier League clubs are allowed to resume contact training after unanimously voting for it this week.


UFC Fight Night: Gilbert Burns beats Tyrone Woodley and wants title shot

Sun, 31 May 2020 08:39:53 GMT

Brazilian welterweight Gilbert Burns earns his biggest win as he proves too much for Tyrone Woodley at UFC Fight Night.



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