Millwall have sacked manager Ian Holloway. Photograph: Richard Sellers/PA

Struggling Millwall have sacked manager Ian Holloway. Holloway, 51, had spent little more than a year in the job and Saturday’s 4-1 home defeat to Rot(...)

Bradford City’s Billy Clarke: “On paper, it’s not as hard as the last round,” says Clarke of the FA Cup tie against Sunderland after his side’s stunning 4-2 win over Chelsea in the fourth round. Photo: Nigel Roddis/Getty

Billy Clarke sounds settled, and that is not a glib assessment with which to begin. When Clarke’s career is reviewed, what stands out is the movement,(...)

Danny Rose slides home Tottenham Hotspur’s fourth goal in the FA Cup third-round clash against Burnley   at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Tottenham 4 Burnley 2It was a night that ticked most of the boxes for a topsy-turvy FA Cup replay. There was terrible defending; a contender for the m(...)

 Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas gestures during the English Premier League soccer match against Burnley.  Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Jose Mourinho hailed Cesc Fabregas after the midfielder enjoyed a stunning debut in Chelsea’s 3-1 win over Burnley.After three years in Barcelona, Fa(...)

Martin Kelly is over his injury problems and has signed for Crystal Palace. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

Crystal Palace have announced the signing of Liverpool defender Martin Kelly on a three-year contract.The 24-year-old made his Reds debut back in 2009(...)

 Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes the Barclays Premier League title is beyond Liverpool after they let victory slip away at Crystal Palace, but is determined to put up another strong fight next season.  Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire 1:40

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers felt his side had conceded the Premier League title by throwing away a 3-0 lead against Crystal Palace.Palace came (...)

Crystal Palace’s Jason Puncheon (right) scored his fourth goal in three games at Goodison Park. Photograph: Barry Coombs/PA Wire.

Everton 2 Crystal Palace 3 A victory created (...)

Manager of Charlton Athletic Chris Powell and Andy Hughes celebrate after winning the Budweiser FA Cup Fifth Round match between Sheffield Wednesday and Charlton Athletic at Hillsborough Stadium, Sheffield, last month. Photograph:  Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

At the first league game I attended in England, in 1984, a banana landed at the feet of the West Ham United winger Bobby Barnes. Bobby Barnes, (...)

Crystal Palace have confirmed the appointment of Tony Pulis as manager on a two-and-a-half-year contract.

Crystal Palace have confirmed the appointment of Tony Pulis as manager on a two-and-a-half-year contract.Pulis will take charge of the Barclays Premie(...)

 Jose Mourinho  with    Aitor Karanka when they were with Real Madrid.

DOMINIC FIFIELDThe former Real Madrid defender Aitor Karanka is in pole position to succeed Ian Holloway as manager of Crystal Palace as the Premier L(...)