Premier League teams in lower-league cup plan
Premier League teams in lower-league cup plan

England`s Football League revealed on Wednesday that lower-league clubs have been asked to consider proposals for Premier League teams` under-21 sides to compete in the Football League Trophy.

QPR announce reduction in losses
QPR announce reduction in losses

English Premier League strugglers Queens Park Rangers on Monday announced a loss of £9.8 million ($15m, 13.4m euros) for the year ending May 2014, when they won promotion back to the top flight.

Sacked Paul Lambert says Aston Villa `toughest challenge`
Sacked Paul Lambert says Aston Villa `toughest challenge`

Paul Lambert described his time at Aston Villa as the "toughest challenge" of his career on Thursday following his dismissal as manager, but expressed pride over his achievements there.

English football on course for record number of sackings
English football on course for record number of sackings

 More managers will be sacked in the Premier League and Football League than ever before if current trends continue, according to the League Managers Association`s (LMA) quarterly report.

Birmingham City questioned over convicted ex-boss Carson Yeung
Birmingham City questioned over convicted ex-boss Carson Yeung

England`s Football League is quizzing Birmingham City over the continuing influence of the club`s former owner Carson Yeung, who is languishing in a Hong Kong prison for money laundering, reports said Thursday.

Kolkata sports firm plans ISL-style league in Bangladesh
Kolkata sports firm plans ISL-style league in Bangladesh

A city-based sports event management company has put forth a proposal to the Bangladesh Football Federation (BFF) for organising a football league emulating the highly successful Indian Super League (ISL).

Leeds boss allowed to carry on  for now
Leeds boss allowed to carry on for now

Massimo Cellino, Leeds United`s controversial Italian owner, can continue as a club director while waiting for his appeal to be heard, the Football League ruled on Tuesday.

Blackburn, Leeds, Forest handed transfer bans
Blackburn, Leeds, Forest handed transfer bans

Blackburn Rovers, Leeds United and Nottingham Forest will not be allowed to sign new players in the January transfer window after breaching financial regulations, the Football League announced on Monday.

Let the best stay but get rid of mediocre foreigners: FA chief
Let the best stay but get rid of mediocre foreigners: FA chief

Greg Dyke, chairman of England`s Football Association, has called for mediocre foreign players to be prevented from playing in English leagues at the detriment to local players.

QPR face Football League ban if they fail to pay FFP fine
QPR face Football League ban if they fail to pay FFP fine

Queens Park Rangers could be consigned to English soccer`s minor leagues if they are relegated from the top flight and fail to pay a potentially huge fine for breaching the Football League`s financial fair play rules.

QPR given financial fair play warning
QPR given financial fair play warning

Premier League Queens Park Rangers have been told they risk being refused entry back into the second-tier English Championship if they refuse to pay an anticipated fine for breaching financial fair play rules.

English clubs exploiting fan loyalty says supporters group

Fans of England`s Premier League clubs will be digging deeply into their pockets again this weekend as a new season kicks off with ticket prices continuing to spiral upwards.

Bristol Rovers leave Football League after 94 years

Angry fans clashed with police after Bristol Rovers lost their Football League status for the first time in 94 years on Saturday.

Dynamo Kiev coach Blokhin resigns

Dynamo Kiev coach Oleg Blokhin has announced his resignation after his team was defeated 0-2 by Shakhtar Donetsk in the Ukrainian Premier League.

Hats off as Luton return to league

Former League Cup winners Luton Town will return to the Football League after a five year hiatus next season as on Tuesday they were assured of winning promotion from the Conference Premier.

Cellino to appeal against Leeds takeover snub

Massimo Cellino on Thursday launched an appeal against the Football League`s decision to block the Italian from buying a majority stake in Championship club Leeds United.

German clubs reject goalline technology

Germany have opted not to bring in goalline technology after the clubs from the top two divisions voted against it, the Football League (DFL) said on Monday.

Sporting held to goalless draw in Portugal

Sporting were held to a goalless draw by Nacional and failed to increase their provisional lead in the Portuguese football league.

Benfica beat Setubal 2-0

Benfica beat Vitoria de Setubal 2-0 in the 14th round of the Portuguese football league, thanks to goals from Rodrigo and Lima.

U.S. to spend $14 million on concussion research, using NFL funds

U.S. researchers on Monday unveiled a $14 million series of research projects aimed at diagnosing and treating brain injuries in football players and others who have suffered multiple head injuries or concussions.