Ex-footballers from the North West who have made allegations of child abuse are launching a trust to support other potential victims.Read the full story ›
Greater Manchester Police has launched an investigation into historical child abuse in youth football.Read the full story ›
Former Crewe Alexandra coach Barry Bennell, who is at the centre of the football abuse scandal, has been rushed to hospital after he was found unconscious in a hotel room.
The former coach, who was previously jailed for abusing young football players, was discovered at a hotel in Stevenage late on Friday night.
Bennell, 62, was taken to hospital where he remains. His condition is not known.
Police officers attended an address in Knebworth Park, Stevenage just before 11pm on Friday in connection with a fear for welfare incident.
A 62-year-old man was located and was taken to hospital in order to receive medical treatment, where he remains.
The midfielder will not return for the 2017 Major League Soccer season.Read the full story ›
Blackpool have urged supporters to get behind the League Two club again after owner Owen Oyston and chairman Karl Oyston dropped legal action against a life-long fan.
The Oyston family were suing Jeremy Smith for libel for his part in protests against their ownership.
His supporters have claimed victory while the Oystons say they want to move on and concentrate on the future.
Ashley Derricott was in court in Liverpool.
The owners of Blackpool FC have dropped a defamation case against a fan, saying they want the club to "concentrate on the future".Read the full story ›
The owners of Blackpool Football Club have dropped a defamation case against a fan of the club.
Blackpool FC's owners drop case against fan accused of defaming them during a protest at a game. Costs awarded against Owen and Karl Oyston.
England and Scotland players will wear black armbands bearing poppies in their World Cup qualifier at Wembley on November 11.Read the full story ›
The 22 year old from Blackburn has the fastest goal scored in a college soccer match in the USA.
Megan Searson moved to America to study and play football.
She scored from 55-yards after just three seconds for her team, the University of Mary Marauders:
Ahead of the weekend's fixtures we take a look at what's going on in the Premier League in the region.Read the full story ›