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Champions League: Celtic begin qualifying quest against KR Reykjavik

17,88417,884viewing this pageBBC Radio Scotland 810MW/DAB/onlineGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreLive Reporting Colin MoffatAll times stated are UKDISALLOWED GOALCeltic 5-0 KR ReykjavikThe visitors have a goal for their efforts… No, an offside flag is up, denying…

Lions’ SA tour ‘could be postponed’

The British and Irish Lions’ last tour was in 2017, when they tied the three-game series against New ZealandThe British and Irish Lions’ tour of South Africa could be postponed if restrictions in place because of the coronavirus pandemic mean international fans cannot attend, says South African Rugby chief executive Jurie Roux.But Roux said it…

Malan & Jordan return for Pakistan T20s

Dawid Malan scored a century for England against New Zealand in Napier in November 2019Venue: Emirates Old Trafford Dates: 28 Aug, 30 Aug, 1 SeptCoverage: Ball-by-ball Test Match Special commentary on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, Radio 4 LW, online, tablets, mobiles and BBC Sport app. Live text commentary on the BBC Sport website.Batsman…

Ronald Koeman: Barcelona’s former player wants head coach position

Ronald Koeman (right) arrived at Barcelona’s El Prat airport on TuesdayRonald Koeman will be the new manager of Barcelona, says club president Josep Maria Bartomeu.The 57-year-old, who is currently in charge of the Netherlands, is set to join the La Liga runners-up this week.Speaking on Tuesday night, Bartomeu said: “Koeman is the one we’ve chosen.…

South Africa unable to tour England

England lost to South Africa in their opening group match of the T20 World Cup in FebruarySouth Africa women will not tour England next month because of coronavirus travel restrictions.The Proteas had been set to play two Twenty20s and four one-day internationals in England in September.A tri-series had also been proposed for the summer but…

Rose Lavelle: Manchester City sign USA World Cup winner

Media playback is not supported on this device World Cup winner Lavelle ‘excited’ to join Manchester City World Cup winner Rose Lavelle says the “idea of playing in the Champions League and competing for so many titles” played a role in her move to Manchester City.The 25-year-old United States midfielder joined OL Reign this week…

Marseille v Saint-Etienne: Four Covid-19 cases postpone Ligue 1 opener

Marseille warmed up for the new campaign with a friendly against Nimes last weekThe opening match of the 2020-21 French top-flight season has been postponed after four positive coronavirus tests at Marseille.Marseille were due to host Saint-Etienne on Friday in the first of eight weekend fixtures in Ligue 1.The 2019-20 campaign was curtailed in April…

Chiefs will host fans for NFL opener

The Kansas City Chiefs plan to allow fans inside Arrowhead Stadium at 22% capacity when the 2020 NFL season begins. Supporters will be required to wear face masks and will also be separated into grouped pods inside the stadium. The Chicago Bears, however, announced that Soldier Field will be closed to fans when play kicks…

Paris St-Germain in Champions League: Can Neymar finally PSG to glory?

Neymar and Kylian Mbappe both played a part in PSG’s winner against AtalantaWe have been here before but there is a feeling this could finally be Paris St-Germain’s year in the Champions League. So will it be?The perennial French champions face RB Leipzig in the last four on Tuesday as they try to reach the…

Coyotes embarrassed by Game 4 loss to Avalanche in Western First Round

Rick Tocchet said the Arizona Coyotes were embarrassed by a 7-1 loss to the Colorado Avalanche on Monday in Game 4 of the Western Conference First Round, and the question is whether they even want to stay in Edmonton, a hub city for the Stanley Cup Playoffs.”It was just a total debacle,” Tocchet said. “We…