Sport on the BBC: The best of this week's action

Manchester United v Southampton
Manchester United and Southampton will contest the first silverware of the season in the fiftieth League Cup Final to be staged at Wembley Stadium

Find out the details of the major sports coverage on offer across BBC television, radio and online this week.

Visit our live guide for direct links to all our live sporting coverage - including text commentaries - while BBC Sport app users can also set event reminders so they never miss a moment of their favourite sports.

All times GMT. Fixtures and event start times are subject to change. The BBC is not responsible for any changes that may be made. For more details of forthcoming coverage, visit the specific sport's page on the website. Coverage on BBC Red Button can be subject to late schedule changes.

Tuesday, 21 February

Manchester City fans

The last 16 of the Champions League continues as Manchester City host Monaco at Etihad Stadium, with live commentary and post-match reaction on BBC Radio 5 live.

09:00-11:00, Football - FA Cup fifth-round goals, BBC Red Button (looped)

13:10-13:55, Rugby league, Super League Show (repeat), BBC Two (repeated 22:30-00:00, BBC Red Button)

18:30-22:30, Football - 5 live Final Score, BBC Red Button and online

19:40-21:45, Football - Huddersfield Town v Reading, Championship, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

19:45-22:00, Football - Manchester City v Monaco, Champions League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 18:30)

22:00-22:30, Football - 5 live Football Social, BBC Radio 5 live

Wednesday, 22 February

Claudio Ranieri

Leicester travel to Sevilla in the Champions League, with build-up, live commentary and reaction on BBC Radio 5 live.

19:45-22:00, Football - Sevilla v Leicester City, Champions League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 18:30)

22:00-22:30, Football - 5 live Football Social, BBC Radio 5 live

Thursday, 23 February

Hull FC's Marc Sneyd

BBC Radio 5 live brings you a special documentary exploring how Manchester's two biggest football clubs scout for new talent, while on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra, there is live rugby league as Hull FC host Catalans Dragons.

19:30-21:00, Football - City v United: Manchester's Cold War, BBC Radio 5 live

19:30-22:30, Rugby league - Hull FC v Catalans Dragons, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

21:00-22:00, Rugby union - Six Nations preview, BBC Radio 5 live

22:00-22:30, Football - The Premier League Show, BBC Two (23:15-23:45, BBC Two N.I.)

Friday, 24 February

Women's skeleton

Watch live coverage of the men's and women's skeleton events at the Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, plus listen to BBC Radio 5 live sports extra coverage of the Super League clash between Warrington Wolves and Castleford Tigers.

09:50-12:00, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, men's skeleton, BBC Red Button and online

13:00-14:00, The Friday Sports Panel, BBC Radio 5 live

13:50-16:00, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, women's skeleton, BBC Red Button and online

18:10-20:35, Rugby union - Women's Six Nations: Scotland v Wales, Connected TV & online

19:00-21:00, Rugby union - Scrum V: Edinburgh v Cardiff Blues, Pro 12, BBC Two Scotland, BBC Two Wales & online

19:00-22:00, The Friday Football Social, BBC Radio 5 live (edited version 05:00-06:00, Sat 25 Feb)

19:30-21:30, Basketball - Worcester Wolves v Plymouth Raiders, BBL Trophy semi-final, Connected TV and online

19:30-22:30, Rugby league - Warrington Wolves v Castleford Tigers, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

20:25-22:25, Rugby union - Scrum V: Scotland U20 v Wales U20, Pro 12, BBC Red Button and online

Saturday, 25 February

Six Nations

After a break last weekend, the Six Nations is back with Scotland hosting Wales in the day's early match, live across the BBC. Other highlights include Premier League football, Challenge Cup rugby league and the Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships.

05:00-06:00, Football - The Friday Football Social (repeat), BBC Radio 5 live

07:20-09:30, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, Women's Skeleton, BBC Red Button and online

09:00-11:00, The Danny Baker Show, BBC Radio 5 live

11:00-12:00, Fighting Talk, BBC Radio 5 live

12:00-13:00, Football - Football Focus, BBC One

12:00-15:00, Football & rugby union build-up, BBC Radio 5 live

12:20-14:30, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, Four-man bobsleigh, BBC Red Button and online

13:00-15:00, Rugby league - Siddal v Toronto Wolfpack, Challenge Cup, Connected TV and online

14:00-16:30, Rugby union - Scotland v Wales, Six Nations, BBC One, Connected TV and online (16:30-16:45, Forum, BBC Red Button, Connected TV and online)

14:20-16:25, Rugby union - Scotland v Wales, Six Nations, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

14:30-16:30, Football - Final Score, BBC Red Button and online (until 17:30 on Connected TV)

15:00-17:00, Football - Chelsea v Swansea City, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live

16:30-17:10, Football - Final Score, BBC One (not in Scotland; 16:30-17:00, BBC One N.I., 16:45-17:30, BBC Red Button and online)

16:30-17:10, Football - Sportscene, BBC One Scotland

16:45-18:50, Rugby union - Ireland v France, Six Nations, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

16:30-17:10, Football - Sportscene, BBC One Scotland

17:00-17:30, Sports Report, BBC Radio 5 live

17:00-17:10, Football - Final Score from NI, BBC One NI

18:06-20:00, Football - 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

22:30-23:50, Football - Match of the Day, BBC One

Sunday, 26 February

Jose Mourinho and Claude Puel

Southampton and Manchester United face each other in the EFL Cup final at Wembley Stadium and in rugby union, the men's and women's Six Nations continue as England face Italy at Twickenham and Ireland Women host France Women in Dublin.

07:20-09:30, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, men's skeleton, runs three and four, BBC Red Button and online

07:35-09:00, Football - Match of the Day (repeat), BBC One

09:00-10:00, Sportsweek, BBC Radio 5 live

12:15-13:00, Football - MOTD2 Extra, BBC Two and BBC Radio 5 live

12:20-14:30, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships, four-man bobsleigh, runs three and four, BBC Red Button and online

12:40-14:45, Rugby union - Ireland Women v France Women, Women's Six Nations, Connected TV and online

12:55-15:00, Rugby union - Bristol v Bath, Premiership, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

13:00-14:55, Rugby union - Ospreys v Glasgow, Pro12, Connected TV and online

13:30-15:30, Football - Tottenham v Stoke, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 13:00)

15:00-17:00, Rugby union - England v Italy, Six Nations, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

15:30-16:30, 5 live Sport - England v Italy (Six Nations) updates and build-up to the EFL Cup final, BBC Radio 5 live

16:00-18:00, Winter sports - Bobsleigh & Skeleton World Championships highlights, BBC Two

16:30-18:30, Football - Manchester United v Southampton, EFL Cup final, BBC Radio 5 live

18:00-19:00, Rugby union - Six Nations Rugby Special, BBC Two (not in Wales; 23:35-00:35, BBC Two Scotland)

18:00-19:00, Rugby union - Scrum V Six Nations Special, BBC Two Wales

18:30-20:30, Football - 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

23:35-00:05, Rugby union - Women's Six Nations highlights, BBC Two (00:00-00:30, BBC Two NI; 00:35-01:05, BBC Two Scotland)

Monday, 27 February

Liverpool FC corner flag

Premier League champions Leicester City take on Liverpool at the King Power Stadium, there's another chance to catch up on the weekend's Women's Six Nations action and Andrew Flintoff, Robbie Savage, and sports journalist Matthew Syed discuss the week's sporting talking points.

13:00-13:30, Rugby union - Women's Six Nations highlights (repeat), BBC Two

19:00-20:00, Football - The Monday Night Club, BBC Radio 5 live

20:00-22:00, Football - Leicester v Liverpool, Premier League, BBC 5 live

22:00-22:30, Flintoff, Savage and the Ping Pong Guy, BBC Radio 5 live

22:45-23:30, Football - Match of the Day 2, BBC One (23:10-23:55, BBC One NI & BBC One Wales)

23:30-00:20, Rugby league - Super League Show, BBC One (North West, North East & Cumbria, Yorks & Lincs & Yorkshire)

Tuesday, 28 February

Rafa Benitez flag

Rafa Benitez takes his Newcastle side to face Chris Hughton's Brighton in a top-of-the-table meeting in the Championship, with build-up and full commentary on BBC Radio 5 live.

13:00-13:50, Rugby league - Super League Show (repeat), BBC Two (repeated 16:30-18:00, BBC Red Button)

15:30-16:30, Rugby union - Women's Six Nations highlights (repeat), BBC Red Button

18:00-19:00, Football - FA Cup fifth round goals, BBC Red Button (repeated 22:30-00:00)

19:00-19:10, Rugby league - Challenge Cup fourth-round draw, BBC Red Button and online

19:00-22:30, Football - 5 live Final Score, BBC Red Button and online

19:45-22:30, Football - Brighton v Newcastle, Championship, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 19:00)

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