John Terry

Wednesday's Paper Talk

John Terry is ready to sign for Aston Villa when his Chelsea contract expires at the weekend.

A dejected England U21 outfit after their exit on penalties

England suffer penalty shootout exit

England have been knocked out of the European U21 Championship after a penalty shootout against old rivals Germany.

Hat-trick hero Saul Niguez (right)

Saul treble for Spain sinks Italy

Saul scored a hat-trick to earn Spain Under-21s a 3-1 win over 10-man Italy to put them into the final against Germany.

Sepp Blatter announces Qatar's successful bid

FIFA: England broke the rules

The England 2018 World Cup bid team made a determined effort to win over former FIFA vice-president Jack Warner.

Virgil van Dijk

No punishment for Liverpool

Liverpool are set to avoid punishment for allegedly tapping up Southampton defender Virgil van Dijk.

Football Tips

Our best bets

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

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

Our Nick Hext makes Portugal his pick to win this summer's Confederations Cup in Russia.