Sky sources understand a revamp would include four guaranteed group places for the top four nations in UEFA's rankings for club competitions - currently Spain, Germany, England and Italy.It is understood representatives from UEFA and the European Club Association (ECA) discussed a variety of options to ward off the threat of a breakaway Super League.
But I'm afraid some of them will not.The Paralympic Games are not countries, or politics -- it's people.
Cristiano Ronaldo has beaten off Gareth Bale and Antoine Griezmann to be crowned UEFA's Best Player in Europe for the 2015/16 season.The announcement was made in Monaco on Thursday, following the draw for the Champions League.
Premiership bosses have said Cillian Willis' legal action against Sale could have wider repercussions for rugby.The former Sharks scrum-half is suing the club for alleged criminal negligence over a concussion injury.
Pep Guardiola will return to Barcelona after Manchester City were drawn with the Spanish side in the Champions League.The Spaniard, who won the European Cup as a Barca player in 1991/92, led the Nou Camp side to the Champions League title in 2009 and 2011 before leaving for a three-year spell at Bayern Munich.
And, of course, 'Mr Deadline Day' Jim White will be on your screens, guiding you through to the 11pm deadline and beyond as the all-important paperwork continues to be processed.If you're out and about on Deadline Day then our online Transfer Centre is the best place to follow the breaking news.
Financial analysts Deloitte say top flight clubs' gross spending hit £880m on Thursday - beating the £870m set in last year's summer transfer window.Dan Jones from Deloitte's sports business group said: "This is the fourth summer in a row where we have seen record-breaking spending.
The Overwatch Open is happening this week and you can follow the fast-paced action on Sky Sports.This tournament was a good example of what to expect from Overwatch as an eSport and already another has begun, the Overwatch Open.
Nico Rosberg says he not will not crank up the pressure on himself to capitalise on Lewis Hamilton's Belgian GP grid penalty, insisting race victory is far from guaranteed.Mercedes confirmed Hamilton's long-expected penalty for exceeding engine elements will be triggered at Spa this weekend, with the team expecting the world champion to start among the backmarkers once his full grid drop is calculated.
BBC Sport's football expert Mark Lawrenson will be making a prediction for all 380 Premier League games this season against a variety of different guests.Lawro's opponent for this week's Premier League fixtures is four-time Olympic cycling champion Laura Trott.
And who keeps the dressing room laughing?He had one come into the dressing room this morning that was almost double in size and that was a bit heavy!
Australia and New Zealand met in the inaugural floodlit Test last November, played with a pink ball in Adelaide.The International Cricket Council approved day-night Tests in a bid to boost attendances and TV ratings.
Crystal Palace midfielder Jonny Willams talks about a fantastic summer with Wales at Euro 2016, while The Inbetweeners actor James Buckley chats about his new film 'Popstar'.Plus there's the following:THE SPECIALIST - Allan 'The Specialist' Russell will be holding a Facebook Live strikers clinic in the John Arne Riise Arena.
Russian President Vladimir Putin says the country's Paralympics ban is "outside the bounds of law, morality and humanity".The International Paralympic Committee (IPC) suspended Russia from the Rio Games starting on 7 September because of state-sponsored doping.
Claudio Bravo is the joint-shortest goalkeeper in the Premier League - but how does he compare to his new peers?1m and the Chile international, who is 6ft 0in, becomes the joint-shortest goalkeeper in the Premier League alongside Middlesbrough 'keeper Victor Valdes and Tottenham man Michel Vorm.
Premier League winners Leicester host 2015 EFL Cup winners Chelsea at the King Power Stadium, entering the competition in the third round stage having finished top of the pile last term.The tie will be played at 7.
Lewis Hamilton says he will try to limit the damage to his title hopes in Sunday's Belgian Grand Prix after confirming he will take a grid penalty.Mercedes said it was likely Hamilton would start from "the back of the field or very close".
Britain's Laura Robson and Tara Moore have reached the second round of qualifying for the US Open.Both matches are scheduled for Thursday.
All you need to know about Lucas Perez, the Deportivo striker Arsenal look set to sign ahead of Everton.Arsene Wenger has come under increasing scrutiny from fans and press alike over his transfer policy this summer, but could be about to land £17m-rated forward Lucas Perez from Deportivo La Coruna.
Manchester City have signed Chile goalkeeper Claudio Bravo from Barcelona for £17.1 has already lost his place to Argentine Willy Caballero.