Daniel Sturridge is expected to return to the Liverpool team for the first time since August for their Premier League meeting with West Ham at Anfield. Photograph:   Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Hull (18) v Newcastle (11), 12.45pm - Live BT Sports 1 Hull should welcome back strikers Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez. The duo (...)

File photo dated former British defence secretary Liam. Photograph: PA

Former British Defence Secretary Liam Fox has rejected charges that Conservative backbenchers have proposed to deprive hundreds of thousands of Irish (...)

Lorries queue on the A20 in Dover, Kent, as bad weather continues to delay ferry crossings. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Heavy rain and gale force winds have caused delays for rail commuters across the UK, with gusts registering upwards of 90mph (145 km/h) in parts of th(...)

  Lionel Messi of Argentina and FC Barcelona has suggested he may not be at the club next year. Photograph:  Philipp Schmidli/Getty Images

Lionel Messi has alerted Manchester United to his potential availability by casting doubt over his future at Barcelona, with the Argentina forward (...)

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Ferenc Puskas was born in 1927 and it kind of felt like that’s when the build-up began to the announcement of the winner of the award named in his hon(...)

 Dusan Tadic of Southampton celebrates scoring the winner against  Manchester United   at Old Trafford. Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Manchester United 0 Southampton 1The last time Southampton won a league match at this ground was in 1988, when Colin Clarke scored both the goals. But(...)

The Hoegh Osaka, which ran aground in the Solent between Southampton and the Isle of Wight. The 25 crew members have been rescued. Photograph: Gerry Penny/EPA

A car carrier stranded next to a busy shipping lane was grounded deliberately to prevent it from capsizing, its owners have said.The 51,000 tonne Hoeg(...)

Jose Mourinho of Chelsea hugs Mauricio Pochettino of Spurs towards the end of the match between Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

José Mourinho saw his side concede five for the first time under his management at White Hart Lane and his agitation afterwards felt predictable.Days (...)

Sheffield United’s Marc McNulty is mobbed by team mates after he scored the winner in the Blades’ 1-0 victory over Southamption at Bramhall Lane

Sheffield United 1 Southampton 0Sheffield United reached their second semi-final in a matter of months after once again belying their league status ag(...)

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman: “It’s 38 games and I wasn’t celebrating a party after 10 games”. EPA/ANDY RAIN

After a while the questioning about Louis van Gaal began to bore Ronald Koeman, but something else also bothered him: his answer. He had known that a(...)