Bristol Academy boss Mark Sampson is appointed new England women head coach by the Football Association.
Alan Pardew is named Premier League manager of the month while his Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul wins the player award.
BBC Sport will give readers the chance to have their say on the 2014 Fifa World Cup in a series of online votes.
England manager Roy Hodgson insists he does not fear any other side in Friday's World Cup finals draw.
Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama may face a lengthy absence after being diagnosed with a hairline leg fracture.
Two English footballers and a Malaysian ringleader are convicted for match fixing in Australia.
Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata says he wants to remain with the Spanish club after being linked to Arsenal.
Wigan get permission to speak to Brentford's Uwe Rosler over their vacant manager's job, says chairman Dave Whelan.
Neil Warnock is ruled out of the running for the manager's job at Sheffield Wednesday.
Despite having no fit strikers, Swans boss Michael Laudrup will not seek a new front man in the January transfer window.
Fifa president Sepp Blatter says the venue for the 2014 World Cup's opening match will not be ready until mid-April.
Deane Smalley's 116th-minute penalty at Gateshead eventually books Oxford a date with Wrexham in the FA Cup second round.
Fifa says a decision over whether to switch the dates for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be made in December 2014.
A Newcastle United player is banned from driving for failing to pass on information about who was driving his speeding car.
Brentford FC is set to move after its plans for a 20,000-seater stadium is approved by Hounslow Council.
Two footballers from non-league team Whitehawk FC are charged with conspiracy to defraud following a match-fixing investigation by the National Crime Agency.
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's Italian Serie A game between Bologna and Juventus.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's French Ligue 1 game between Paris St-Germain and Sochaux.
Montpellier boss Jean Fernandez resigns after less than six months in charge of the Ligue 1 strugglers.
As 32 nations wait to learn their fate in Friday's World Cup draw, BBC Sport takes a look back at Groups of Death from previous tournaments.
Brazil and Chelsea defender David Luiz thinks England "need to dream" they can win the World Cup to stand a chance of lifting the trophy
On the day the draw is made for the 2014 World Cup, BBC Sport's 2013 advent calendar celebrates the talents of Brazil's Neymar
Head coach Roy Hodgson says England have no reason to "fear" any team ahead of the 2014 World Cup draw on Friday.
Stoke goalkeeper Asmir Begovic shares his "joy" at Bosnia-Herzegovina's first-ever qualification for the World Cup.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez praises his team's "outstanding performance" after Everton beat Manchester United at Old Trafford for the first time in 21 years.
Arsene Wenger is delighted by Arsenal's "absolutely outstanding" passing and movement following a 2-0 win over Hull.
David Moyes says Manchester United's 1-0 defeat at Old Trafford to his former club Everton is "very disappointing".
Newcastle manager Alan Pardew says that his side should have had a "blatant" penalty in their 3-0 loss to Swansea at the Liberty Stadium.
Sunderland manager Gus Poyet is proud of his side's performance but blames poor defending for their 4-3 loss at home to Chelsea.
Manager Sam Allardyce is "frustrated and angry" as West Ham "gift" Crystal Palace the only goal in a 1-0 win.