October 17 - Birmingham City's new owners have been urged to try to persuade London 2012 to pick them to replace Villa Park to host football matches during the Olympics.
September 30 - Ireland's Katie Taylor (pictured) said today that she plans to give up playing international football at the end of this season to concentrate on her preparations for London 2012, where women's boxing will make its debut on the Olympic programme.
September 29 - Bryan Robson, the former England and Manchester United captain, has set his sights on leading Thailand's team to the London 2012 Olympics after being appointed as the country's new manager.
September 26 - Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (pictured) has today backed Roy Hodgson to be the manager of Britain's football team that will compete in the London 2012 Olympics.
September 11 - Wales' refusal to let its footballers play for Britain at the 2012 London Olympics has been attacked as "absurd" by Sepp Blatter (pictured), the President of FIFA.
September 7 - England's women footballers will meet Germany in the final of the European Championships in Helsinki after the defending champions beat Norway 3-1 in the semi-final.
September 6 - England's footballers tonight beat Holland 2-1 after extra time to reach the final of the Women's European Championship in Tampere for the first in quarter-of-a-century.
September 6 - David Beckham (pictured), England's former captain, wants to be involved in Britain's football team for the London 2012 Olympics, he said today.
September 1 - Nigeria's Government has offered companies the incentive of tax-cuts if they support the country's bid to qualify for next year's World Cup in South Africa, they have announced.