Former England captain Sir Bill Beaumont is the chairman of World RugbyWorld Rugby has abandoned plans for a new Nations Championship starting in 2022 after failing to gain the required support from unions.The governing body needed unanimous approval from the 10 unions that make up the southern hemisphere’s Rugby Championship and Europe’s Six Nations.World Rugby…

Portugal became the first European nation to host and win a final of a major competition since France at the 1998 World Cup.Hosts Portugal claimed their second trophy in three years by beating the Netherlands to win the inaugural Nations League. Fernando Santos’ side triumphed at the 2016 European Championship and Goncalo Guedes’ second half…

SUN 09 Jun 2019UEFA Nations League – FinalPortugal0Netherlands0HTGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryPortugal & Netherlands aim to win inaugural Nations LeagueRonaldo v Van Dijk expected to be crucial battleThree changes for PortugalNetherlands unchanged from England winLive…

England have won their past two penalty shootouts in major tournaments, after losing their previous sixJordan Pickford was England’s spot-kick hero once more as they beat Switzerland on penalties to finish third in the inaugural Uefa Nations League.Everton’s goalkeeper saved from Josip Drmic to seal the win after the first 11 penalties in the shootout…

SUN 09 Jun 2019UEFA Nations League – Third Place Play-offSwitzerland0England037 minsLiveLiveSwitzerland v EnglandBBC Radio 5 liveGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryKane hits bar with chip after two minutesEngland lost to Netherlands in Nations League semi-finalThree Lions…

THU 06 Jun 2019UEFA Nations League – Semi-finalNetherlands0England1HTRashford (32′ minutes pen)LiveLive06/06/2019BBC Radio 5 live1:15:00Related Video and AudioGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryRashford scores from spot after being fouled in box by De LigtWinners play Portugal in…

Media playback is not supported on this device Phone footage appears to show glasses being thrown and England fans clashing with Portuguese policeFans responsible for trouble in Porto before Thursday’s Nations League semi-final are “not true England supporters” and an “embarrassment to the team”, the Football Association has said.Two England fans were arrested in clashes…

WED 05 Jun 2019UEFA Nations League – Semi-finalPortugal1Switzerland0Cristiano Ronaldo (25′ minutes)HTLiveLivePortugal v SwitzerlandBBC Radio 5 liveGot a TV Licence?You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.Find out moreSummaryBBC Radio 5 Live commentary of Portugal v Switzerland semi-finalRonaldo, Neves & Silva start for Portugal,…

Chris Waddle joins John Murray, Ian Dennis and Chris Sutton in Portugal for live coverage of England’s Nations League semi-final against the Netherlands on Thursday from 18:30 BST on BBC Radio 5 Live and the BBC Sport website. Kick-off is at 19:45.I will be delighted if England can win the inaugural Nations League – but…

Ronaldo is his country’s record goalscorer and most capped player with 85 goals in 156 gamesNations League semi-finals: Portugal v SwitzerlandDate: 5 June Time: 19:45 BST Venue: Estadio do Dragao, PortoCoverage: Live radio commentary on BBC Radio 5 Live and live text commentary on the BBC Sport website.Home advantage, one of Europe’s hottest prospects in…