Paul Scholes will assist long-time friend Ryan Giggs at Manchester United following the sacking of David Moyes.
Bolton Wanderers manager Dougie Freedman says he will need to reduce his playing budget at the end of the season.
Live commentary and scorecard as Lancashire host Warwickshire in Division One of the County Championship (11:00 BST)
Sir Alex Ferguson is to play a key role in selecting David Moyes's replacement as Manchester United manager.
Wigan Warriors hooker Logan Tomkins extends his loan spell with Salford Red Devils until the end of the season.
Pakistan left-arm seamer Junaid Khan will return to Lancashire this season as an overseas limited-overs signing.
Leicester clinch the Championship title with two games to go following a narrow victory against Bolton at the Reebok Stadium.
A retired consultant has the new procedure
Manchester United begin their search for a successor to David Moyes but temporary boss Ryan Giggs is not under consideration to be the next full-time manager.
A 14-year-old boy who carried out a string of sexual assaults on women in Manchester walks free from court.
Manchester United manager David Moyes is sacked after only 10 months, with Ryan Giggs taking temporary charge at Old Trafford.
Surrey Storm and Manchester Thunder reach the Superleague grand final after winning their respective semis on Monday.
Former Salford boss Brian Noble believes Championship leaders Leigh Centurions are ready to be a Super League club again.
Wonder material discovered in Manchester
Striker Danny Rose returns to Championship strugglers Barnsley early after a month-long stay with League Two side Bury.
A holiday camp in North Wales run for the children of Salford for the past 88 years is to close.
Two horses are killed in a "deliberately started" fire at a stables in Bolton, police say.
David Bond says the Glazer family must take their share of the blame following the sacking of David Moyes
Manchester United will regret allowing Sir Alex Ferguson to pick David Moyes as his successor, says Phil McNulty
David Moyes's future remains uncertain a day after reports emerged suggesting his 10-month reign at Manchester United was over.