Sir Alex Ferguson to rouse Europe’s Ryder Cup team
• Former Manchester United manager to make speech at dinner
• ‘When I became captain I asked him to do it’ says McGinley
County cricket – live!
With Andy Wilson at Old Trafford for Lancashire v Middlesex and Richard Gibson at Headingley for Yorkshire v SomersetREAD MORE...
Favourite golf courses: your photos and stories
With the 40th Ryder Cup taking place at the scenic Gleneagles course this week, we would like to see photos from your favourite golf courses and tournaments around the worldREAD MORE...
Four more days are all that remain of the county cricketing summer
The County Championship finale may not have the climactic bombast of others but this week it has enough to keep us goingREAD MORE...
Roma’s Daniele De Rossi is major doubt to face Manchester City
• Italian midfielder has begun treatment on calf injury
• Roma to meet City on Tuesday in Champions League
• Rome moved by Aurora’s tears by Florenzi
Worcester back schoolbooks not supplements as key to players’ growth
Some clubs will do anything to keep hold of their young players, but Worcester have a new plan despite Premiership relegation
• Talking points from the Premiership weekend
Talking Horses: Best bets for Tuesday’s racing plus our competition
Racing manager Teddy Grimthorpe has stated that the retirement of Kingman was a tough callREAD MORE...
Football transfer rumours: Ramires to leave Chelsea for Real Madrid?
Today’s tell-all is pondering its nominations for this year’s Football Supporters’ Federation AwardsREAD MORE...
Why the Brownlow Medal is broken
The current system rewards good players on bad teams. The Leigh Matthews Trophy is a far better marker of talent
1989 and all that: remembering the greatest grand final
Australian rules football peaked on a sunny day 25 years ago, and the contrast with the modern game is striking
Rickie Fowler relishes prospect of Ryder Cup battle with Rory McIlroy
Swashbuckling young American keen to show he and his friend can have a decisive impact at GleneaglesREAD MORE...
The Joy of Six: AFL grand final entertainment
From Meat Loaf to Angry Anderson and the Batmobile via the Seekers, musical highlights from AFL’s big day
Vincent Kompany: Frank Lampard’s goal could be crucial in title race
• Kompany ‘won’t underestimate’ equaliser against Chelsea
• Manchester City’s captain tips Arsenal to mount challenge
Everton’s Bryan Oviedo faces mental test in cup-tie comeback at Swansea
• Full-back to face Swansea after double leg fracture
• ‘I don’t think there’s an issue about not being ready’
José Mourinho’s full-throttle football drowns out park-the-bus brigade
The Chelsea coach’s tactics at the Etihad were dismissed as negative but this game of physical chess was a thing of beauty
• Chelsea are a small team like Stoke, says Pellegrini
• Match report: Manchester City 1-1 Chelsea
Brendan Rodgers blames poor Liverpool form on ‘weight of the jersey’
• Liverpool manager: ‘People don’t understand the pressure’
• Jordan Rossiter and Sheyi Ojo could play in Capital One Cup
• Rodgers: Europe is disrupting Liverpool’s routine
• Daniel Agger: differences with Rodgers led to departure
Manchester City target Everton’s Ross Barkley to fill homegrown gap
• City hope £30m Everton midfielder will join next summer
• New deals already on table for Joe Hart and James Milner
• Touré’s meaty display for City does not disguise loss of appetite
• City rely on Frank Lampard’s late strike to deny Chelsea
Lancashire sign Junaid Khan for relegation showdown with Middlesex
• Pakistan seamer flies in for one-off appearance at Old Trafford
• Match could prove to be the last of Glen Chapple’s career
Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell may be split amicably for Ryder Cup
• Paul McGinley says pair may be split up for good of team
• Tactics, rather than court case, would prompt decision
Louis van Gaal: Wayne Rooney to play in midfield for Manchester United
• Dutch manager favours Radamel Falcao for striker’s role
• Juan Mata expected to make way for England captain
• Leicester stun Manchester United in comeback win