Columbia plane crash: Families mourn as vigils are held

Vigils have been held after a plane carrying Brazils Chapecoense football team crashed in Colombia, killing 71 people including players, coaches, staff and journalists. Three days of national mourning have been announced by Brazilian President Michael Temer. 7 days ago

Football sex abuse scandal: ‘Hundreds, if not thousands’ more cases likely

A footballer once on Manchester City’s books has said that the child sex abuse scandal in British soccer could widen to reveal “hundreds, if not thousands” of victims. Jason Dunford, a former youth team player with Manchester City, is one of four people to waive their right to anonymity and appear on a BBC television programme about the abuse. The players came forward in the wake of former Crew Alexandra player Andy Woodward revealing he was molested as a boy by convicted paedophile Barry Bennell. Dunford said Bennell had also tried to abuse him. 9 days ago