Football News:

Football captain subbed off to go to birth
…A football captain was subbed off 30 minutes into a match so he could go…


Ukraine women's football clip prompts online sexism row
…A video clip promoting a women's football international fixture has kicked off… sexual pleasure, before leaping to the Ukrainian women's football squad shouting… to supporting women's football in Ukraine. The controversial promotional clip hit social…


Twenty eight football fans guilty of disorder at Grimsby Town match
… after trouble at a football match in which two police officers were injured. Glasses…


Paper review: Fan banned from football pitches and 'banana-gate'
… from every football ground in Britain. John Hatton, 21, from Portadown is pictured…


Football safe standing: Shrewsbury Town fundraising extended
…An appeal to raise £75,000 to introduce safe standing at Shrewsbury Town FC has been extended. A crowdfunding scheme launched in August had a deadline of Tuesday with £48,000 raised. Fan group the Supporters' Parliament wants the money to…


Tony Blair wanted British football league
…Tony Blair believed a British football league would help bind the UK together… Tony Blair became "obsessed" with creating a British football league as a way… the two nations after devolution. But he said a British national football team would…


Football child abuse: Prince William visits Sporting Chance
… at a charity set up by former England football captain Tony Adams. Prince William, who… is the president of the Football Association (FA), visited Sporting Chance in Liphook… in football. Prince William said clubs needed a better understanding of looking after…


Police probe alleged abuse levelled at wife of brain damaged football fan
… of a football fan who was left brain damaged when he was attacked by rival fans. Simon… football hooligans were jailed at Basildon Crown Court in July for their parts…, 31, of Belgrave Road, Leigh-on-Sea All of the men were given a 10-year football


Football comments show Blair 'never understood Scottish psyche'
…Nicola Sturgeon says Tony Blair's support for creating a British football


Football abuse: 'They told me to sweep it under the carpet'
…Ex-Aston Villa manager Graham Taylor was warned about the abuse of young players in the 1980s, the FA's inquiry into sexual abuse has been told. One victim told the Victoria Derbyshire programme Graham Taylor advised him to "sweep [the…