Sheffield Wednesday make 10 changes but still manage to win 1-0 at out-of-form Newcastle in the Capital One Cup.
Mathieu Flamini scores twice – including a superb volleyed winner – as Arsenal defeat Spurs 2-1 in the Capital One Cup.
Scotland run in five second-half tries as they open their World Cup campaign with victory over Japan at Kingsholm.
Tyson Fury arrives at a news conference for his heavyweight title fight against Wladimir Klitschko dressed as Batman.
Motherwell announce that they have parted company with manager Ian Baraclough nine months after he took charge.
The Football Medical Association is “extremely disappointed” its efforts to negotiate a return to Chelsea for Dr Eva Carneiro failed.
If Japan’s shock win over South Africa suggests Tier 2 nations are adapting to elite competition, Namibia’s part-timers have rather more modest ambitions.
After Robert Lewandowski’s haul for Bayern Munich, we look at the records he broke, the reaction and compare his feat to others.