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49ers Rule Out All-Pro TE George Kittle For Game Against Jets

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers will be without All-Pro tight end George Kittle this week because of a sprained left knee. Coach Kyle Shanahan said Friday that Kittle won’t make the trip to face the New York Jets on Sunday after hurting his knee during a season-opening loss to Arizona. Kittle played the second half of that game after being hit by Cardinals safety Budda Baker late in the second quarter while trying to catch an errant pass from Jimmy Garoppolo. But he was diagno...
Tags: Football, Sports, San Francisco 49ers, NFL, San Francisco, West Virginia, Atlanta, Richard Sherman, Giants, East Coast, New York Jets, Cardinals, Niners, Santa Clara Calif, Shanahan, Kittle

Transfer rumours: Telles, Bale, Mendy, Dembele, Traore, Brewster

Manchester United close in on full-back, relief at Real Madrid, Chelsea face new demands over goalkeeper move, plus more.
Tags: Football, Manchester United, Real Madrid Chelsea, Telles Bale Mendy Dembele Traore Brewster

Mason Greenwood: Manchester United asked for forward to be rested for England games

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says Manchester United asked for Mason Greenwood to be rested and not called up by England for Nations League duty.
Tags: England, Football, Manchester United, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, Mason Greenwood

Manchester City: Sergio Aguero could be out for two months, says Pep Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola fears Sergio Aguero could miss the first two months of the Premier League season.
Tags: Football, Premier League, Manchester City, Pep Guardiola, Sergio Aguero

Phil Neville: 'Massive ambition' to lead Team GB

England manager Phil Neville says "it is still a massive ambition" of his to lead Team GB at the Olympic Games next summer.
Tags: England, Football, Phil Neville

Bayern Munich 8-0 Schalke: Serge Gnabry and Leroy Sane shine in thrashing

Serge Gnabry scores a hat-trick and Leroy Sane scores on his Bayern Munich debut as they open the Bundesliga season with a demolition of Schalke.
Tags: Football, Bayern Munich, Schalke, Serge Gnabry, Leroy Sane

Everton's Dominic Calvert-Lewin says James Rodriguez can help push for Europe & titles

Dominic Calvert-Lewin tells Leon Osman he is excited to be playing alongside James Rodriguez, and believes the Colombian can help Everton compete for European football this season.
Tags: Europe, Football, Everton, James Rodriguez, Leon Osman, Dominic Calvert Lewin

Matildas replica kit unavailable in female sizes

The women's football team said their away shirt won't come in female sizes until 2022.
Tags: Football

Odion Ighalo says his 'happiness will never change' at Man Utd

Manchester United striker Odion Ighalo tells Focus on Africa's Mimi Fawaz that his "energy, positivity and happiness never changes".
Tags: Africa, Football, Manchester United, Odion Ighalo, Mimi Fawaz

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers confirms talks with Roma for Cengiz Under

Leicester City boss Brendan Rodgers says the club are in talks with Roma about signing Cengiz Under.
Tags: Football, Brendan Rodgers, Leicester City, Roma, Cengiz Ünder

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta had doubts striker would stay

Mikel Arteta says he had doubts when he became Arsenal boss last December that captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would agree a new contract.
Tags: Football, Mikel Arteta, Pierre Emerick Aubameyang

Andriy Shevchenko: Frank Lampard is doing 'a great job' at Chelsea

Former Chelsea and AC Milan striker Andriy Shevchenko, speaking to BBC's World Football, praises the job manager Frank Lampard is doing at Chelsea.
Tags: Football, Bbc, Chelsea, Frank Lampard, Ac Milan, Andriy Shevchenko

Liverpool: Thiago Alcantara says goodbye to Bayern Munich

Thiago Alcantara, who has agreed a deal to sign for Liverpool, says goodbye to Bayern Munich in an open letter.
Tags: Football, Liverpool, Bayern Munich, Thiago Alcantara

Robert Lewandowski: Would Bayern Munich striker have won Ballon d'Or?

Bayern Munich get the Bundesliga season under way as Robert Lewandowski bids to build on one of the greatest seasons ever.
Tags: Football, Bayern Munich, Robert Lewandowski, Ballon

Connah's Quay Nomads 'turned blind eye' to ill players - boss Andy Morrison

Manager Andy Morrison says Connah's Quay Nomads "had to turn a blind eye" to players who turned up feeling unwell for their Europa League qualifying defeat by Dinamo Tbilisi.
Tags: Football, Europa League, Connah, Andy Morrison

Juventus: Why Andrea Pirlo has replaced Maurizio Sarri

As the new Serie A season begins, BBC Sport examines why Juventus replaced Maurizio Sarri with Andrea Pirlo as their manager.
Tags: Football, Bbc, Juventus, Andrea Pirlo, Maurizio Sarri

Fantasy football tips: Players to bring in for gameweek two

Is it worth breaking the bank to bring in the big hitters from Manchester City and Manchester United?
Tags: Football, Manchester United, Manchester City

European football round-up: What's happening in Serie A, La Liga, Ligue 1 and Bundesliga

As Europe's major leagues return to action for the new season, BBC Sport take a closer look at what to watch out for.
Tags: Europe, Football, Bbc, La Liga Ligue

Carson the hero as Motherwell see off Coleraine in shootout

Trevor Carson saves three penalties in a shootout to earn 10-man Motherwell a dramatic victory over Coleraine in the Europa League qualifier.
Tags: Football, Motherwell, Europa League, Carson, Trevor Carson

Gonzalo Higuain's exit from Juventus confirmed as Inter Miami move looms

Argentine striker Gonzalo Higuain has left Juventus after his contract was mutually terminated and is expected to join David Beckham's Inter Miami.
Tags: Football, David Beckham, Juventus, Gonzalo Higuain, Inter Miami

Transfer rumours: Sarr, Khedira, Sancho, Dzeko, Mendy, Ings, Raya

Liverpool consider signing Ismaila Sarr, Manchester United eye free midfielder, Arsenal seek £10m keeper, plus more.
Tags: Football, Manchester United, Liverpool, Ismaila Sarr, Sarr Khedira Sancho Dzeko Mendy Ings Raya

Floriana end 10-man Linfield's European hopes

An early deflected strike from Matias Nicolas Garcia gives Floriana a 1-0 win over Linfield in the Europa League second qualifying round at Windsor Park.
Tags: Football, Europa League, Linfield, Floriana, Matias Nicolas Garcia

Nomads 'turned blind eye' to ill players - boss Morrison

Manager Andy Morrison says Connah's Quay Nomads "had to turn a blind eye" to players who turned up feeling unwell for their Europa League qualifying defeat by Dinamo Tbilisi.
Tags: Football, Europa League, Morrison, Connah, Andy Morrison

Brighton 4-0 Portsmouth: Albion fringe players impress in Carabao Cup win

Three Brighton players score their first goals in English football as they beat Portsmouth in the Carabao Cup.
Tags: Football, Brighton, Portsmouth, Albion

Europa League: Zlatan Ibrahimovic inspires AC Milan to 2-0 win over Shamrock Rovers

Goals from Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Hakan Calhanoglu give AC Milan a 2-0 win over League of Ireland side Shamrock Rovers in their Europa League qualifier.
Tags: Football, Ireland, Zlatan Ibrahimovic, Ac Milan, Hakan Calhanoglu, Shamrock Rovers

Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-1 Stoke City: Jacob Brown scores late winner

Jacob Brown scores a late winner as Stoke City beat Wolves in the Carabao Cup to set up a third-round tie with Gillingham.
Tags: Football, Stoke City, Wolverhampton Wanderers, Jacob Brown

Jose Maria Bartomeu: Barcelona president set to face vote while Quique Setien sues club

Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu is set to face a referendum over his position, while former manager Quique Setien sues the club.
Tags: Football, Barcelona, Josep Maria Bartomeu, Quique Setien, Jose Maria Bartomeu

Europa League: Lokomotiv Plovdiv 1-2 Tottenham

Tottenham come from behind to beat nine-man Lokomotiv Plovdiv in Europa League qualifying.
Tags: Football, Tottenham, Europa League, Lokomotiv Plovdiv

"Today is a great day for Trump and football fans. And a bad day for the Coronabros."

Wrote Jason King at Outbreak yesterday.Donald Trump’s biggest bet is on masculinity.... Midwest people love football, a sport that rouses feelings of toughness, strength and power.... On Wednesday, the President made sure to remind everyone that two weeks ago he called Big Ten commissioner Kevin Warren to make the case for the conference to reverse its decision to cancel football season....There were also "300 phone calls with Big Ten administrators, players, parents and coaches" by "White House...
Tags: Law, White House, Football, Iowa, Donald Trump, Madison, Trump, Midwest, University Of Wisconsin, UW, UW Madison, Dane County, Badger, Jason King, Ann Althouse, Wisconsin Michigan

Hashtag United v Soham Town Rangers: FA Cup qualifier live on BBC Sport

Hashtag United's FA Cup first qualifying round game with Soham Town Rangers will be shown live on the BBC.
Tags: Football, BBC Sport, Hashtag United, Soham Town Rangers