Gibraltar's Football Association pulled the plug on their online ticket sales system, to prevent Irish soccer fans swamping the British Overseas Territory for next month's Euro 2020 Group D qualifier.
It may be a clash at the wrong end of the table, but Southampton's visit to Burnley on Saturday pits two resurgent teams against one another, with neither set to take a backwards step.
SOUTHAMPTON, England It might seem success is the greatest tonic, after Southampton reported a full bill of health for their match at Huddersfield this weekend in the wake of their pulsating 3-2 win over Arsenal.
SOUTHAMPTON, England Southampton’s floundering footballers have been put on alert by new manager Ralph Hasenhuettl, who has hinted a number of the squad will likely be shown the door in January.
LONDON Former RB Leipzig coach Ralph Hasenhuettl emerged as odds-on favourite to fill Mark Hughes' shoes at Southampton after the Premier League strugglers sacked their manager on Monday with the club mired in the relegation zone.
The coach whose attempts to guide Serena Williams mid-match during this year's U.S. Open final led to her explosive row with the umpire and a code violation en route to defeat, has called for on-court coaching to be permitted.
LONDON A huge expansion of the Wimbledon tennis championships which would transform the tournament and bring qualifying on-site moved a big step closer on Thursday after a local golf club decided all members would benefit equally from a proposed buyout.
Tennis players need to respect ball boys and ball girls, Roger Federer said in the wake of a row following Fernando Verdasco's rant over a sweaty towel.
SOUTHAMPTON, England Southampton manager Mark Hughes spent Friday talking about the number of strings to his bow, but with Chelsea visiting this weekend and his side struggling in 16th spot he might consider solidity and steel on the pitch as well as variety.
SOUTHAMPTON, England, Oct 5 Southampton manager Mark Hughes spent Friday talking about the number of strings to his bow, but with Chelsea visiting this weekend and his side struggling in 16th spot he might consider solidity and steel on the pitch as well as variety.