Gianfranco Zola, the former West Ham and Watford manager, is appointed head coach of Serie A side Cagliari.
Albert Ebosse’s family has no information from Algerian authorities about how the footballer died, says their lawyer.
Last year’s winner Silviniaco Conti heads 10 confirmed runners for the King George VI Chase at Kempton on Boxing Day.
Clarke Carlisle’s wife thanks Burnley for arranging a minute’s applause during Friday’s game against Liverpool.
Mountainous will go into Saturday’s Welsh Grand National at Chepstow in “great form”, says assistant trainer Kerry Lee.
Fast bowler Josh Hazlewood says Australia have a mental edge over India ahead of the Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.
The Scottish FA board rejects Mike Ashley’s request to raise his shareholding in Rangers International Football Club to 29.9%.
Boxer Amir Khan arrives in Pakistan to show support for the victims of the army school attack in Peshawar.