Marcus Rashford gave Manchester United an early lead

Carabao Cup round-up

A round-up of Wednesday's Carabao Cup action and news of the fourth-round draw as the Premier League's big guns prevailed.

Mark Sampson

Sampson sacked as England boss

Mark Sampson has been sacked as England Women's manager due to "inappropriate and unacceptable behaviour".

Harry Kane of Tottenham

Kane and Bale make FIFA shortlist

Harry Kane and Gareth Bale are the only British players included on a 55-man shortlist for a FIFA team of the year.

Wilfried Bony: fit to return

Bony 'ready' for league start

Wilfried Bony is set to make his first Premier League start since his return to Swansea on Saturday and is available at 9/2 to open the scoring against Watford.

Karim Benzema

New Real deal for Benzema

Arsenal target Karim Benzema has agreed a new contract with Real Madrid.

Football Tips

Action from York

Our best bets

Check out all of our available betting tips and previews of the forthcoming sporting action.

Romelu Lukaku of Manchester United

Betting Zone: Tipping record

A look at how the Sporting Life recommended bets have performed.

Pep Guardiola and Man City can lift the Carabao Cup

Carabao Cup outright tips

Manchester City and Stoke are David John's two picks for glory this season in the outright betting for the Carabao Cup.