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Summary

  1. No talks on Terry future - Chelsea
  2. New Chelsea deal for Azpilicueta
  3. RFU boss backs Hartley over discipline
  4. Build-up to Bournemouth v Leicester & Everton v Arsenal (19:45 GMT)
  5. Get Involved - the punditry rulebook: Use #bbcsportsday

Live Reporting

By Shamoon Hafez, Chris Osborne and Maninder Prihar

All times stated are UK

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  1. Brady meets an incredible boy

    Brady

    We hope you've had a good day, wherever you might be.

    We'll leave you with this painfully sad story, with a wonderfully inspiring message.

    Ten-year-old Logan Schoenhardt, who has an inoperable brain tumour, has a hero.

    That hero is legendary NFL quarter-back Tom Brady.

    "I adore him. I'm one of his biggest fans."

    Logan even asked to have Brady's iconic number 12 engraved on to his skull during a surgery - and his surgeon agreed.

    It's emotional stuff.

    Get the full story from ESPN here.

    Logan
  2. Free bed in cup run

    Football

    Bed

    And while we're on the subject of the FA Cup...

    Macclesfield Town's main sponsor have offered each player a free king-size bed if they beat Oxford United in their FA Cup second-round replay.

    The local furniture supplier has made the offer to the National League side's squad.

    The Silkmen drew 0-0 against the League One club at Moss Rose on 2 December and go to the Kassam Stadium on Tuesday.

    The winner of the tie will earn £27,000 in prize money and will travel to Rotherham in the third round.

  3. Post update

    BBC Radio 5 live

    There's two commentary matches to choose from on the radio tonight.

    On BBC Radio 5 live there's Everton v Arsenal (19:45 GMT).

    And over on BBC Radio 5 live sports extra there's Stourbridge v Northampton (19:45 GMT) in the second round of the FA Cup.

  4. BreakingScottish FA launch child sex abuse independent review

    The Scottish Football Association is to conduct an independent review into child sex abuse in football.

    The review will look to focus on "processes and procedures in place both currently and historically in Scottish football".

    It will start with an "initial scoping phase" in the New Year.

    Read more here.

  5. FA Cup second round

    All matches 19:45 GMT

    And there's FA Cup action too:

    Halifax v Eastleigh (replay)

    Fleetwood v Shrewsbury (replay)

    MK Dons v Charlton (replay)

    Oxford v Macclesfield (replay)

    Stourbridge v Northampton

    Follow the action here from 19:00 GMT.

  6. Could fans take guns into NFL games?

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    Video caption: NFL: Republicans propose bill allowing guns in stadiums

    Republican legislators in Washington state have put forward a bill that could allow licensed members of the public to enter stadiums carrying a concealed weapon.

    You can't even take a bottle of pop into a Premier League game these days...

  7. Tonight's football

    Championship (all matches 19:45 GMT)

    There's not just Premier League action tonight:

    Birmingham v Ipswich 

    Blackburn v Brighton

    Bristol City v Brentford

    Burton v Huddersfield Town

    Cardiff v Wolves

    Fulham v Rotherham

    Leeds v Reading

    Norwich v Aston Villa

    Sheffield Wednesday v Barnsley

  8. Get Involved - Your punditry rulebook

    #bbcsportsday

    We asked you to send in your suggestions for rules that pundits need to follow when discussing football matches. 

    Here are the five pillars of punditry, so to speak, ranging from extremely harsh to absolutely spot on.

    1. Every time they use a tired cliche they should have to do a 10-second dance. 

    2. Pundits should not be allowed to use the word 'top' more than once per sentence. This is a top, top rule.

    3. Anyone who thinks it's possible to give more than 100% (the lads gave 110% today, that's all I can ask etc) to be sent straight to do 110% more maths lessons.

    4. Pundits should have to take an exam on the actual LAWS of the game, not the 'rules' as they think they are or were 'in my day'.

    5. Ban the term 'old fashioned English' anything. Unless describing Andy Carroll.

  9. Gossip: Oscar moving to China?

    Oscar

    A couple of papers are reporting that Chelsea forward Oscar is set to leave the club for Shanghai SIGP.

    Former Blues boss Andre Villas-Boas is in charge of the Chinese Super League team.

    The Daily Mail say it will be a £52m fee, while the Telegraph has gone with £60m.

  10. Diving? You wouldn't cheat in a maths test!

    Sean Dyche

    Burnley boss Sean Dyche has brought his frank and matter of fact views to the debate around diving.

    Dyche wants to see retrospective bans for divers.

    "My son plays and I can assure you there are kids diving all over the place. That cannot be right. If you caught your kid cheating in a maths test what would you say? You'd go mental, absolutely mental."

  11. Team news

    Bournemouth v Leicester (19:45 GMT)

    Manager Eddie Howe has no fresh injury concerns for Tuesday's game.

    Danny Drinkwater is available for Leicester after completing a three-game suspension, but Danny Simpson serves a ban for collating five bookings.

    Goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel might return from a six-week lay-off with a broken hand.

    Read the full match preview here.

    Danny Drinkwater
  12. 'Toure thought he was drinking diet cola'

    Yaya Toure

    Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure told a court he thought he was drinking diet cola from a jug at a party, on the night he was tested for drink driving.

    The Manchester City midfielder pleaded guilty to drink-driving, but says he had not "intentionally consumed alcohol".

    He was given an 18-month driving ban.

  13. Beckham Jr got the moves

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    Video caption: NFL: Odell Beckham celebrates touchdown with Moonwalk and royal wave

    New York Giants' Odell Beckham Jr celebrates a touchdown against the Dallas Cowboys with the Moonwalk and a royal wave.

    You might want to bust a few of these moves at your work Christmas party - before queuing two hours for a cab and falling asleep, fully clothed, on your sofa.

    No? Just me?

  14. Get Involved - The punditry rulebook

    Text: 81111 (UK only)

    SMS Message: Ban the term 'old fashioned English' anything. Look at the success of the national team in the past 50 years , that's the problem. from Basho
    Basho

    How will anyone ever describe Andy Carroll again?

    Join in the debate using #bbcsportsday on Twitter, going to the Match of the Day Facebook page or by texting 81111 (UK only).   

  15. Team news

    Everton v Arsenal (19:45 GMT)

    Everton have no new injuries but could make changes after a run of one win in 10 Premier League matches.

    Shkodran Mustafi faces three weeks out with a hamstring injury suffered against Stoke on Saturday.

    Aaron Ramsey remains sidelined with a similar problem.

    Read the full match preview here.

    Shkodran Mustafi
  16. Lee Tomlin to Marseille?

    Erm. Curious one, this.

    Bristol City's Lee Tomlin is being linked with a move to French club Marseille in the French press.

    Even the player himself seems surprised, tweeting this earlier today...

    View more on twitter
  17. Swansea confident of keeping Sigurdsson

    Gylfi Sigurdsson

    Swansea boss Bob Bradley is confident Gylfi Sigurdsson will stay with the club beyond the January transfer window.

    Swans fans will hope so - he's either scored or assisted almost 50% of their goals this season.

  18. Get Involved - The punditry rulebook

    #bbcsportsday

    Alex Stoyel: "The next goal will be crucial". In football when is it NOT crucial... 4-0? 5-0? Useless commentary!

    Rfan: Every time a pundit criticises a player for a mistake, a clip should be played consisting of their own on-field mistakes.

  19. Football

    Tuesday's Premier League fixtures

    It is time to turn our attention away from the press conferences for tomorrow's Premier League games and look at the fixtures taking place tonight. 

    Bournemouth v Leicester City (19:45 GMT)

    Leicester could rise above Bournemouth in the league table if they defeat the Cherries this evening.

    Everton v Arsenal (19:45 GMT)

    Arsenal can return to the Premier League summit tonight if they beat Everton.

  20. Zlatan - chiseled from rock

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    It was meant to be.

    Zlatan Ibrahimovic has paid a visit to himself - or at least the sculpted version of himself. The statue will be standing proudly in his native Sweden some time down the line.

    It's 2.7m high, if you're asking.

    Check out other gossip and social media tidbits over here.