Football

Sky Live: Scotland v Portugal

Scotland are looking to put in an improved performance after a dispiriting defeat in Israel as Euro 2016 winners Portugal visit Hampden Park. Portugal’s good form in their recent Nations League games comes in stark contrast to that of Scotland’s, with wins over Poland and Italy an impressive reaction to their World Cup last-16 exit ...

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Lukaku at double for Belgium

Romelu Lukaku scored twice as Belgium maintained their 100 per cent start in Group A2 by beating Switzerland 2-1 in Brussels. Croatia 1-1 England Austria 1-0 Northern Ireland The Manchester United striker claimed an 84th-minute winner at the King Baudouin Stadium as he moved onto 45 goals for his country. The Swiss defended strongly throughout the match, but Lukaku converted ...

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Van Basten leaves FIFA role

Netherlands legend┬áMarco van Basten will be┬áleaving FIFA after two years as technical director. FIFA says the former Ajax and Milan forward is leaving amicably to be closer to his family in Amsterdam. Van Basten helped oversee the introduction of video review for referees at the World Cup in Russia. In a statement, Van Basten said: “After two good and interesting ...

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