What do you remember from the last 12 months? Put yourself to the test with our 100-question quiz.
Adam Bate makes the unlikely case for Hull boss Steve Bruce to be seen as a football trendsetter.
Follow the latest from the written press with the best gossip and speculation from the papers.
With 25 weeks to kick-off, we get the best World Cup build-up - including the views of the legendary Pele.
Download our latest podcast as Neil Reynolds and Jeff Reinebold discuss the big NFL issues.
Ajax cruised through to the quarter-finals of the KNVB-Beker with a 3-0 win over third-tier IJsselmeervogels.
Cardiff City have refused to comment on fresh speculation over the future of their manager Malky Mackay.
Arsene Wenger believes Arsenal will have 'nothing to lose' against Bayern Munich and have an opportunity to show they have moved forward since last season's narrow defeat against the German side.
Olympiakos have announced that they have extended the contract of Konstantinos Mitroglou, who has been linked with a number of Premier League clubs.
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe has praised the qualities of trialist Danny Morrissey as he waits to see what happens next with the Cork City striker.
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is confident his team will return to winning ways when they travel to the Britannia Stadium to play Stoke this weekend.
Bolton Wanderers manager Dougie Freedman has declared that he intends to bolster his squad in January and would be prepared to sell a couple of 'assets' to make funds available.
Henning Berg has been named as the new manager of Legia Warsaw.
Cheltenham Gold Cup winner Bobs Worth heads a field of 14 remaining in the Lexus Chase at Leopardstown on Saturday week at the latest acceptance stage.
Barcelona have revealed that Everton's on-loan forward Gerard Deulofeu will be out of action for up to two months with a leg injury.
Ground conditions at Kempton are heading towards the soft side for the two-day Winter Festival next week.
Celtic assistant manager Johan Mjallby insists the team will have to be well prepared for the visit of Hearts on Saturday.
Blackburn have confirmed striker DJ Campbell will be available for selection again just a week after granting him time off following his arrest in the National Crime Agency's probe into spot-fixing.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will have to serve a two-match ban after admitting to an FA misconduct charge over an offensive hand gesture made towards Manchester City fans.
Sky Sports Fantasy Football's Tim Clement insists the captaincy pick is a no-brainer
Sylvan Ebanks-Blake has signed for Ipswich until the end of the season, while Stephen Hunt has penned a new deal.
Sonny Bill Williams will return to rugby union in 2015 after signing a two-year contract with Waikato Chiefs.
Millwall have recalled midfielder Josh Wright from his loan spell with Leyton Orient two weeks earlier than expected.
Arsene Wenger and Jose Mourinho are not just two of the best managers in the Premier League, they are two of the best managers in the world.
Steve Froggatt, Luther Blissett, Danny Wilson, Pete Winkleman, Karl Robinson, Richie Barker and David James are on this week's Football League Radio show.