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

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Thursday, 12 October

BBC Radio 5 live has special programmes on the spate of injuries in rugby union and Lewis Hamilton’s remarkable grand prix qualifying success, while Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha features on the Premier League Show.

18:55-21:00, Football – Uefa Women’s Champions League, Manchester City Women v St. Polten-Spratzern, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

19:30-20:30, 5 live Rugby: An Injury Crisis?, BBC Radio 5 live

19:30-21:30, Football – UEFA Women’s Champions League, Glasgow City v BIIK-Kazygurt, Connected TV & online

20:30-21:00, Rugby union – European Champions Cup Preview, BBC Radio 5 live

21:00-22:00, Formula 1 – P1: Lewis, Mercedes and the Art of Qualifying, BBC Radio 5 live

22:00-22:30, Football – The Premier League Show, BBC Two

Friday, 13 October

Listen to Darren Fletcher and Jermaine Jenas as they preview this weekend’s football action on BBC Radio 5 live, and follow BBC Radio 5 live sports extra commentary as Ulster entertain Wasps in European Rugby Champions Cup.

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

19:00-22:00, Football – The Friday Football Social, BBC Radio 5 live

19:00-21:45, Rugby union – Ulster v Wasps, European Champions Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

Saturday, 14 October

Watch live FA Cup qualifying action and listen to radio commentary of three Premier League games, including Liverpool v Manchester United, as well as three European Rugby Champions Cup matches.

05:00-05:30, Boxing – 5 live Boxing with Costello & Bunce, BBC Radio 5 live

05:30-06:00, Football – The Friday Football Social (edited repeat), BBC Radio 5 live

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

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

12:20-14:30, Football – St Albans City v Boreham Wood, FA Cup qualifying, BBC Red Button, Connected TV and online

12:30-14:30, Football – Liverpool v Manchester United, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 11:00)

14:30-17:30, Football – Final Score, BBC Red Button and online

14:50-17:15, Rugby union – Racing 92 v Leicester, European Champions Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

15:00-17:00, Football – Crystal Palace v Chelsea, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 14:30)

16:00-17:10, Football – Final Score, BBC One (not in Scotland; 16:00-17:00, BBC One NI)

16:00-17:10, 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

17:15-19:30, Rugby union – Harlequins v La Rochelle, European Champions Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

17:30-19:30, Football – Watford v Arsenal, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 17:00)

19:30-20:30, Football – 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

19:30-21:45, Rugby union – Exeter v Glasgow Warriors, European Champions Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

22:20-23:45, Football – Match of the Day, BBC One

23:45-00:15, American football – The NFL Show, BBC One

Sunday, 15 October

Listen to full commentary of two European Rugby Champions Cup matches and Southampton v Newcastle in the Premier League across BBC Radio 5 live and sports extra.

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

08:55-11:55 & 12:55-13:30, American football – The NFL Show (repeat), BBC Red Button

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

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

13:00-16:00, Football – Updates from Brighton v Everton and build-up to Southampton v Newcastle, BBC Radio 5 live

15:10-17:15, Rugby union – Toulon v Scarlets, European Champions Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

16:00-18:00, Football – Southampton v Newcastle, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live

17:15-19:30, Rugby union – Northampton v Saracens, European Champions Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

18:00-19:30, Football – 606, phone-in, BBC Radio 5 live

22:30-23:30, Football – Match of the Day 2, BBC One

Monday, 16 October

The road to Wembley continues with the FA Cup first-round draw on BBC Two, while there is commentary of West Bromwich Albion’s Premier League trip to Leicester City on BBC Radio 5 live.

19:00-19:30, Football – Match of the Day – FA Cup first-round draw, BBC Two

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

19:25-20:40, Football – FA Cup final highlights – Arsenal v Chelsea, BBC Red Button

20:00-22:00, Football – Leicester City v West Brom, Premier League, BBC Radio 5 live

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

Tuesday, 17 October

Listen to 5 live football commentary from the Champions League as Tottenham face Real Madrid at the Bernabeu, and watch highlights of week six of the NFL on BBC TV.

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

19:45-22:00, Football – Real Madrid v Tottenham, Champions League, BBC Radio 5 live (build-up from 18:30)

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

22:30-23:20, American football – NFL This Week, BBC Red Button

23:15-00:05, American football – NFL This Week, BBC Two (23:45-00:35, BBC Two NI)

Wednesday, 18 October

Manchester United take on Benfica in the Champions League and BBC One offers an extraordinary insight into one of Britain’s sporting superstars and his build-up to one of the biggest fights in recent history – the Joshua v Klitschko world title fight – in April.

16:50-18:30, American football – NFL This Week (looped repeat), BBC Red Button

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

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

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

22:30-23:20, American football – NFL This Week, BBC Red Button

22:45-23:25, Boxing – Anthony Joshua: The Fight Of My Life, BBC One (23:40-00:20, BBC One NI)

Thursday, 19 October

There’s live coverage of the World Para Taekwondo Championships, previews of the Women’s Ashes and the US Grand Prix and Michael Vaughan talks to Jonny Bairstow about how his father’s suicide and mental health have affected him.

10:00-19:00, Taekwondo – The World Para Taekwondo Championships, Connected TV and online

19:30-20:30, Cricket – Michael Vaughan chats to Jonny Bairstow, BBC Radio 5 live

19:40-21:45, Rugby union – Gloucester v Agen, European Challenge Cup, BBC Radio 5 live sports extra

20:30-21:00, Cricket – Women’s Ashes preview, BBC Radio 5 live

21:00-22:00, Formula 1 – US Grand Prix preview, BBC Radio 5 live

22:00-22:30, Football – The Premier League Show, BBC Two

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National and regional variations

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