Virgil van Dijk

The Transfer Bulletin

Friday's latest news, rumours & market moves from the summer transfer window to follow right here with us.

Brendan Rodgers

Celtic kick off against Hearts

Celtic will kick-off their quest for a seventh straight Scottish Premiership title against Hearts on Saturday August 5.

Friday's Paper Talk

Friday's papers claim Chelsea are closing in on a £100million double swoop for Juventus stars Leonardo Bonucci and Alex Sandro.

Greg Clarke

Shield proceeds for Grenfell victims

Proceeds from this summer's Community Shield match will be donated to those affected by the Grenfell Tower fire.

Jacob Murphy of England U-21s

Young Lions seal semi-final spot

England Under-21s are through to the European Championship semi-finals as Group A winners after a 3-0 win over Poland.

Football Tips

Portugal: Euro 2016 winners

Confederations Cup tips

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

Italy Under-21s

European U21 Championship tips

Our football expert Nick Hext is backing Italy and Sweden at the European Under-21 Championship.

Betting Zone: Tipping record

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