Jonathan Walters bagged a hat-trick as Stoke City saw off QPR 3-1 at the Britannia Stadium. (Photo by Ben Hoskins/Getty Images)

Stoke City 3 QPR 1 QPR remain without an away point this season and second-bottom of the Barclays Premier League after Jonathan Walters’ hat-tr(...)

Newcastle United’s English striker Sammy Ameobi  celebrates scoring his team’s second goal during the English Premier League football match between Hull City and Newcastle United at the KC Stadium in HullPhotograph: Lindsey Parnaby/AFP

Hull City 0-3 Newcastle UnitedSecond-half strikes from Sammy Ameobi and Yoan Gouffran ensured John Carver’s reign as permanent Newcastle head coach go(...)

John Carver has been appointed as Newcastle United manager until the end of the season. Photograph: Andrew Yates/Reuters

Newcastle have confirmed John Carver has been appointed head coach for the rest of the season.The 50-year-old is still searching for his first win sin(...)

Yaya Sanogo celebrates after Marouane Chamakh puts Crystal Palace 3-2 up against Southampton. (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

Liverpool 0 Bolton 0Liverpool’s avoided an FA Cup upset at home to Bolton but even on a day of shocks it was not much of an achievement after a tooth(...)

 Eljero Elia of Southampton celebrates with manager Ronald Koeman after his first goal at St James’s Park. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Eljero Elia scored twice to fire Southampton back into third place in the Barclays Premier League with a hard-fought victory at Newcastle. The Dutchma(...)

Arsenal’s Yaya Sanogo has joined Crystal palace on loan until the end of the season. (Photograph: Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Crystal Palace have announced the signing of Yaya Sanogo on loan from Arsenal until the end of the season.The 21-year-old striker moves to Selhurst Pa(...)

 Kevin Doyle scored his only goal of an 11-month loan spell in an  FA Cup Third Round win over  Dover Athletic earlier this month.  Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Kevin Doyle is to return to Wolves after his loan at Crystal Palace ended on Monday with no chance of the agreement being renewed.Alan Pardew is keen (...)

Chelsea manager José Mourinho endured a frustrating first half against Newcastle at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Facundo Arrizabalaga / EPA

Assistant coach Steve Holland admitted Chelsea fell below their own standards in the beating Newcastle but praised their reaction after José Mourinho(...)

Chelsea’s Diego Costa celebrates his goal during their  Premier League  match against Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge. Stefan Wermuth/Reuters

Chelsea 2 Newcastle 0Jose Mourinho may have again landed himself in hot water by voicing his opinions but he left it to his Chelsea players to do the (...)

Crystal Palace’s Scott Dann (middle) celebrates his first goal during the FA Cup third round match at the Crabble Athletic Ground, Dover. Photograph: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire

Dover Athletic 0 Crystal Palace 4Scott Dann, Dwight Gayle and Kevin Doyle ensured Alan Pardew was given a winning start to life as Crystal Palace mana(...)