Media playback is not supported on this device BBC Sport is counting down 25 classic moments from the European Championship in the build-up to Euro 2016. Today we remember Andrea Pirlo’s cheeky ‘Panenka’ penalty for Italy in their quarter-final shootout win over England at Euro 2012. Watch more great Euros moments here. BBC Sports –
Euro 2016 Host: France Dates: 10 June to 10 July Coverage: Live commentary on BBC TV, BBC Radio, the BBC Sport website and app. Live text commentary on every game on BBC Sport website. England defender Chris Smalling is expected to train as normal on Wednesday despite leaving Tuesday’s session with his left knee strapped.
Media playback is not supported on this device As Thierry Henry’s home country prepares to host Euro 2016, the former France striker looks at European Championship stories, assessing the social and cultural impact football has had across the continent. This is a live BBC One stream starting at 22:45 BST. Available to UK users only.
Villarreal central defender Eric Bailly is set to be Jose Mourinho’s first signing as Manchester United manager. Bailly is due to have a medical this week and terms are thought to have been agreed with the 22-year-old, who will cost the Red Devils about £30m. He has played 40 times in La Liga, the first
Euro 2016 Host: France Dates: 10 June to 10 July Coverage: Live commentary on BBC TV, BBC Radio, the BBC Sport website and app. Live text commentary on every game on BBC Sport website. Full-back Ryan Bertrand missed England training as the squad prepare for their opening Euro 2016 match against Russia on Saturday. The
Britain’s former world heavyweight champion Lennox Lewis and actor Will Smith will be pallbearers at Muhammad Ali’s funeral on Friday. London-born Lewis, 50, became undisputed world champion in 1999, while American Smith, 47, played Ali in the 2001 film of the same name. Three-time heavyweight world champion Ali died last Friday at the age of
Jamie Vardy leaving Leicester to join Arsenal “could be catastrophic” for the Premier League champions, says former Foxes defender Gerry Taggart. Leicester striker Vardy, 29, is deciding over a reported £120,000-a-week offer from Arsenal. Vardy, who is part of England’s Euro 2016 squad in France, only signed a new three-year deal worth a reported £80,000-a-week
Euro 2016 Host: France Dates: 10 June to 10 July Coverage: Live commentary on BBC TV, BBC Radio, the BBC Sport website and app. Live text commentary on every game on BBC Sport website. England’s Euro 2016 squad is the most exciting since the World Cup winning team of 1966, says Sir Geoff Hurst. Hurst
Royal London One-Day Cup, Trent Bridge Nottinghamshire 445-8: Lumb 184, Wessels 146 Northamptonshire: Yet to bat Match scorecard Nottinghamshire’s Riki Wessels and Michael Lumb rewrote English cricket’s batting records as they helped to pile up a massive One-Day Cup score against Northamptonshire at Trent Bridge. The two openers put on 342 for the first wicket
Johanna Konta has beaten American Victoria Duval 6-3 6-0 in the first round of the Nottingham Open. The British number one is seeded second for the grass-court event, behind the Czech Republic’s Karolina Pliskova. Konta was beaten by German Julia Goerges in the first round of the French Open but has risen to a best-ever