American League Wild Card: Oakland Athletics 8-9 Kansas City Royals – as it happened!
- Wild Kansas City comeback ousts Athletics in 12-inning thriller
- Seven Royals steal seven bases en route to victory
- KC face the LA Angels in the ALCS starting Thursday
- Brandon Moss hits two home runs in defeat
Gold Coast Suns sack Guy McKenna – and may pursue Essendon's Mark Thompson
- Thompson currently assistant coach for Bombers
- Suns failed to make AFL finals in 2014
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Manuel Pellegrini criticises Manchester City’s players after Roma draw
• Chilean admits his side were not good enough
• Paul Scholes and Rio Ferdinand lay into Etihad fans
• Match report: Manchester City 1-1 Roma
• Five talking points from the Etihad
• The best images from Tuesday’s game
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José Mourinho: two ties against Maribor key to Chelsea’s progress
• ‘Victory over Sporting puts us in control of our own destiny’
• ‘Because of Schalke draw we are not in comfortable position’
• Sporting Lisbon 0-1 Chelsea
Canterbury Bulldogs' grand final hopes driven by Des Hasler's eccentric genius
The Dogs coach is a bundle of contradictions but he is one of the most ruthlessly efficient winners in the NRL
An AFL career is over in a flash – and it's the friendships that stay with you
Every former player I have asked has agreed on one thing: we miss the bonds forged with our team-mates
Arsenal’s mystery injury blight has Arsène Wenger scratching his head
• Arsenal have nine players unavailable for Galatasaray
• Jack Wilshere will not start Champions League match
• Aaron Ramsey hamstring latest injury to baffle Arsenal
Basel nightmare turned Steven Gerrard into Liverpool’s dream midfielder
• Gerrard returns to scene of 2002 Champions League exit
• Liverpool hint at contract extension for 34-year-old captain
• Simon Mignolet has no fears over Liverpool future
Brendan Rodgers: Daniel Sturridge is fit for Liverpool but not for England
• Liverpool manager still angry about striker’s injury
• ‘Whether he’s available for Liverpool or not, he won’t be fit’
• Sturridge picks up thigh injury during England training
Ashley Cole and Roma’s veterans show it is a not-so-young man’s gameREAD MORE...
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Nemanja Matic’s header proves decisive for Chelsea at Sporting Lisbon
• Sporting Lisbon 0-1 ChelseaREAD MORE...
Sporting Lisbon v Chelsea: Champions League – as it happened
Nemanja Matic’s first-half header was enough to secure victory for Chelsea in a good game, although Jose Mourinho’s team were almost made to regret their wastefulness in front of goalREAD MORE...
Roma hold Manchester City after Francesco Totti becomes oldest scorerREAD MORE...
Richard Cockerill determined to ‘do it my way’ at struggling Leicester
Leicester’s director of rugby says, ‘I ain’t going anywhere’, despite his side’s poor form and worrying injury listREAD MORE...
CSKA Moscow v Bayern Munich: Champions League – as it happened
An early Thomas Muller penalty was enough to give Bayern Munich victory over CSKA in MoscowREAD MORE...
William Buick receives surprise Arc call-up for German runner Ivanhowe
• Ryan Moore still in search of ride in Europe’s premier race
• Al Kazeem is confirmed on course for Longchamp
Horse racing tips: Wednesday 1 October
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