from: BBC News Jahid Ahmed becomes the third former Essex player to allege he experienced racist abuse at the club.
Barcelona midfielder Pedri has won the 2021 Golden Boy award for the best under-21 player playing in a European country’s top division. from: BBC News
from: BBC News A social media post claims to show her as a guest at a tournament, amid concerns for her wellbeing.
A video claiming to show Chinese player Peng Shuai out with friends is “insufficient” evidence of her welfare, says Women’s Tennis Association chief Steve Simon. from: BBC News
Patrick Vieira was not sure coaching was for him but he is now making a mark at Crystal Palace. This is what shaped him into the manager he is. from: BBC News
The WTA Tour chairman cast doubt over a reassuring email that state media claimed had been sent by Peng Shuai, who had accused a former top party official of sexual assault. From: New York Times
from: BBC News Former Essex bowler Maurice Chambers makes allegations of racism at the club, the second player to come forward.
from: BBC News England’s Maro Itoje is nominated for the men’s world player of the year, while compatriots Poppy Cleall and Zoe Aldcroft are up for the women’s award.
Aminata Diallo was taken into custody by investigators looking into an assault on her fellow midfielder Kheira Hamraoui. From: New York Times
A former Yorkshire academy player has given BBC Sport a detailed account of experiencing alleged racism from team-mates at the club as a 14-year-old. from: BBC News
A former Yorkshire academy player says he was racially abused by a member of staff as a 16-year-old, in the latest allegation of racism against the club. from: BBC News
Azeem Rafiq should be “praised” for his bravery and “should never have been put through” the Yorkshire County Cricket Club racism scandal, says the club’s new chair Lord Patel. from: BBC News
A Hashtag United player was hit by sparks which burned through his sock at the Pitsea ground.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer calls Cristiano Ronaldo Manchester United’s Michael Jordan, but can they keep relying on his late goals? from: BBC News
Adelaide United player Josh Cavallo comes out as gay, making him the world’s only current openly gay male top-flight footballer. from: BBC News
The Adelaide United player has become the only current male professional footballer to do so. from: BBC News
After a humiliating defeat against fierce rivals Liverpool, is Manchester United manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on the brink of the sack? from: BBC News
Willie McKay had a “preoccupation” with getting a pilot for Cardiff-Nantes journey, court hears.
Cherif Souleymane, Guinea’s only African Footballer of the Year, reflects on playing in East Germany in the 1960s. from: BBC News
The Match of the Day Top 10 team of Gary Lineker, Alan Shearer and Micah Richards discuss why Trent Alexander-Arnold isn’t a key player for England like he is for Liverpool.