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Handball rules in football explained, including latest changes by FIFA, UEFA to hand ball in soccer | Sporting News United Kingdom

Handball rules in football explained, including latest changes by FIFA, UEFA to hand ball in soccer | Sporting News United Kingdom

It is well established that using your arms or hands in the game of football is not allowed. Yet the handball rule in football has been frustrating and difficult for players, coaches, fans, and even officials to comprehend what represents an infraction and what contact is permitted. In recent years, especially since the introduction of video...

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Jurgen Klopp Liverpool news conference & Rachel Daly retirement

Jurgen Klopp Liverpool news conference & Rachel Daly retirement

Another Champions League classic on the cards?published at 15:16 10 April 15:16 10 April Paris St-Germain v Barcelona (20:00 BST) Image source, Getty Images Paris St-Germain and Barcelona meet in the quarter-finals of the Champions League tonight and the pair have some history in this competition. Arguably one of the greatest comeback stories unfolded when...

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England football shirt: Why fans are turning to fake kits

England football shirt: Why fans are turning to fake kits

7 days ago By Harry Low, BBC News • Julian Paszkiewicz, You and Yours The FA The latest England kit was released in March Football fans facing rising prices for replica England shirts have been buying fake kits online instead. The England men’s home shirt, launched in March, costs £85 for adults and £65 for children in the Football Association’s...

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Alan Hansen: Former Liverpool and Scotland defender ‘seriously ill’

Alan Hansen: Former Liverpool and Scotland defender ‘seriously ill’

Former Liverpool and Scotland centre-back Alan Hansen, 68, is “seriously ill”. The Anfield club announced on Sunday their “legendary” former captain is in hospital. “The thoughts and support of everyone at Liverpool FC are with our legendary former captain Alan Hansen, who is currently seriously ill in hospital,” a statement read. Hansen won promotion to...

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Recap Premier League news conferences before season finale plus Slot confirms Liverpool move

Recap Premier League news conferences before season finale plus Slot confirms Liverpool move

Neuer and Kroos in provisional Germany Euros squadpublished at 16:56 17 May 16:56 17 May Speaking of the Germany squad… Manuel Neuer and Toni Kroos could each attend their fourth European Championships after being named in the host nation’s provisional Euro 2024 selection. Midfielder Kroos, 34, announced his international retirement in July 2021 but reversed...

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Recap: Friday’s Premier League news conferences

Recap: Friday’s Premier League news conferences

‘We want to improve, we want to win games’published at 16:08 26 April 16:08 26 April Fulham v Crystal Palace (Sat, 15:00 BST) Crystal Palace Image source, Getty Images Crystal Palace manager Oliver Glasner on his side’s recent performances, which have include back-to-back wins against Liverpool, West Ham and Newcastle: “Of course we hoped that...

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Watch: England manager Gareth Southgate & Declan Rice news conference

Watch: England manager Gareth Southgate & Declan Rice news conference

Get Involved – Phil McNulty Q&Apublished at 16:27 25 March 16:27 25 March #bbcfootball, WhatsApp 03301231826, text 81111 (UK only, standard rates apply) Martin: Would Harry Maguire get in Liverpool’s team full strength or depleted? If no, why is Gareth Southgate not trusting Joe Gomez (and a host of others) ahead of someone who is...

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Euro 2024 latest news live: England, Scotland & Mbappe injury updates

Euro 2024 latest news live: England, Scotland & Mbappe injury updates

Irreplaceable or burden? Ronaldo debate sweeps Portugalpublished at 16:27 18 June 16:27 18 June Portugal v Czech Republic (20:00 BST) Marcus AlvesBBC Sport Bernardo Silva could not help but laugh when he heard the question about one of the biggest elephants in the room in Portugal. “In the national team, when you’re all listening to...

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Latest news plus reaction to Women’s Euro 2025 qualifiers & Man City legal action

Latest news plus reaction to Women’s Euro 2025 qualifiers & Man City legal action

Kelly among Bournemouth departeespublished at 13:06 5 June 13:06 5 June Bournemouth Image source, Getty Images Bournemouth have confirmed that Lloyd Kelly is among five members of the first-team squad that will leave the club in the summer. The 25-year-old defender is joined by Emiliano Marcondes, Darren Randolph, Jamal Lowe and Ryan Fredericks in departing...

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Police make nine arrests at London protest as Tommy Robinson addresses crowd

Police make nine arrests at London protest as Tommy Robinson addresses crowd

Ms Puddefoot said: “Officers have been in discussion with the organisers of both protests in recent weeks. Our priority is to ensure those exercising their right to lawful protest, both in the main march and as part of the counter protest, can do so safely. “Officers will police these demonstrations, as they always do, without...