Garry Monk won the battle of the new two new Yorkshire managers as Sheffield Wednesday beat Huddersfield 2-0 in a hard-fought derby clash at the John Smith’s Stadium.
Chelsea striker Tammy Abraham has expressed his hope that “this can be my season” following his hat-trick in the 5-2 win at Wolves.
England reduced Australia to 68 for three in pursuit of an unlikely 399 in the final Ashes Test, but the familiar figure of Steve Smith stood between them and victory.
Aston Villa manager Dean Smith has vowed to adopt a positive approach to stay in the Premier League.
Steven MacLean insists Hearts’ under-performing players have let down under-fire boss Craig Levein.
Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl thinks his side are improving defensively and he hopes to see that continue throughout the campaign.
Trent Alexander-Arnold hailed Roberto Firmino as “priceless” after the Brazilian’s outstanding match-turning display for Liverpool against Newcastle.
Manchester United captain Ashley Young believes Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side are very close to gelling and kicking on.
Scotland’s Constitutional Relations Secretary has said there is a path open for an independent Scotland to “walk into” EU membership.
Sir Clive Woodward fears England’s indiscipline could deny them Rugby World Cup glory in Japan.