Reading goalscorer Garath McCleary was allegedly racially abused by a supporter during his side’s 3-0 FA Cup replay  over Bradford City. Photograph: Reuters

The Reading winger Garath McCleary was allegedly racially abused by a supporter during Monday night’s FA Cup replay at the Madejski Stadium, with an i(...)

Burnley’s  George Boyd celebrates scoring a goal against Manchester City with team-mates  Kieran Trippier and Danny Ings. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

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West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis faces his old club Stoke City on the back of last weekend’s FA Cup defeat to Aston Villa. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

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Adam Lallana scores Liverpool’s third goal against Swansea in their English Premier League game at Anfield. Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA.

  Liverpool 4 Swansea 1 Liverpool ended 2014 as they opened it. Their defence can still cause palpitations from the most harmless (...)

Manchester City  Sergio Aguero leaves the field with a knee injury  during the  Premier League match against Everton at Etihad Stadium. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Sergio Agüero faces a lengthy layoff due to the knee ligament damage suffered during Saturday’s 1-0 win over Everton, though Manchester City are hopef(...)

 Diego Costa of Chelsea is expected to start against Newcastle United.  Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Saturday, December 6thHull (17) v West Brom (16) Striker Abel Hernandez returns to the Hull squad after missing two matches for the birth of his child(...)

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (C) and team coach Steve Bould (L) react during their crushing defeat against Chelsea on Saturday. Photograph: Reuters/Eddie Keogh

Arsenal’s players and management held clear-the-air talks at the club’s Colney training complex yesterday to digest the team’s(...)

Referee Andre Marriner during the Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Referee Andre Marriner has apologised to Arsenal for his error which saw Kieran Gibbs mistakenly sent off in the 6-0 loss to Premier League le(...)

Chelsea manager  Jose Mourinho on the sidelines at Stamford Bridge for the Premier League game against Arsenal. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho felt sympathy for referee Andre Marriner after a case of mistaken identity saw him send off Arsenal defender Kier(...)

Arsenal’s Kieran Gibbs reacts after he is wrongly shown a red card by referee Andre Marriner  during their  Premier League  match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Chelsea 6 Arsenal 0: There was a bizarre case of mistaken identity as Arsenal emb(...)