Robin van Persie celebrates scoring Manchester United’s third goal in the  Premier League victory over Hull City at Old Trafford. Photograph:   Martin Rickett/PA

Robin van Persie felt he was back in business after capping Manchester United’s convincing 3-0 win over Hull with a superb final goal.The Dutchman str(...)

Ryan Shawcross of Stoke City scores the equalising goal during against Hull City  at the KC Stadium. Photograph: David Rogers/Getty Images

Hull City 1 Stoke City 1Hull City almost held on. Steve Bruce’s side protected their goal admirably for 69 minutes with 10 players after the 14th-minu(...)

 Tottenham players celebrate Harry Kane’s winner in the victory over AEL Limassol at the Antonis Papadopoulos stadium in Larnaca, Cyprus. Photo:  EPA

AEL Limassol 1 Tottenham 2 Erik Lamela inspired Tottenham to a 2-1 victory over AEL Limassol in the in the first leg of their play-off in Cypr(...)

Aidan McGeady (left) of Everton celebrates his goal with James McCarthy  at the King Power Stadium. Photograph:  Michael Regan/Getty Images

Substitute Chris Wood gave Leicester something to celebrate on their return to the top-flight as his 86th minute effort sealed a 2-2 draw with Everto(...)

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey celebrates scoring the winning goal in extra-time during the FA Cup Final against Hull at Wembley Stadium. Photograph: Photograph:  Peter Byrne/PA

Arsenal 3 Hull 2 (aet, 2-2 after 90 mins): Arsenal came from 2-0 down to win a dramatic FA Cup final with a goal from Aaron Ramsey in extra-time to en(...)

Manchester United’s David de Gea in action during the Premier League clash against Hull City at the KC Stadium on St Stephen’s Day. Photo: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

David Moyes believes that David de Gea’s performances in goal have made him as valuable to Manchester United as Wayne Rooney or Robin van Persie. De G(...)

Hull City’s James Chester holds his head after scoring an own goal as Manchester Uniterd’s Wayne Rooney celebrates during the Premier League match at the KC Stadium, Hull.   Photograph: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire

This was a slugfest that was an apt way to start the St Stephen’s day Premier League programme. James Chester goes down as the unfortunate author of a(...)

Hull City’s James Chester  scores an own goal under pressure from Manchester United’s Wayne Rooney during their  Premier League match  at the KC Stadium. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

Hull City 2 Manchester Utd 3: Hull City’s James Chester will go down as the unfortunate author of a tale in which he scored twice, with the second goa(...)

Republic of Ireland training at the Rhein Energie Stadium, Cologne. Wes Hoolahan (front), Anthony Pilkington (middle) and Paul Green. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Arsenal (1) v Norwich (18)Arsenal expect Mesut Ozil to have recovered from a knee injury. Fellow midfielder Santi Cazorla could also return for the (...)

Arsenal’s Bacary Sagna will miss the league leaders’ trip to West Brom on Sunday with a hamstring

Saturday, October 5thCardiff (11) v Newcastle (16)Cardiff manager Malky Mackay has almost a full squad to select from. Andreas Cornelius, who continue(...)