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(...)

Jonathan Walters celebrates with Bojan scoring the winning goal against Arsenal last weeklend. Photo: Eddie Keogh/Reuters.

There are those who believe Metallica wrote a song about Jonathan Walters’s Premier League career. At several points over the years even some Stoke(...)

Argentina’s Lionel Messi  is challenged by Trinindad and Tobago’s Joevin Jones. Photograph:   Martin Acosta/Reuters

Lionel Messi, looking to score his first World Cup goals since 2006 in Brazil later this month, didn’t score as Argentina cruised to a 3-0 win over T(...)

Connor Wickham  celebrates scoring his second goal with Sunderland captain John O’Shea  during the  Premier League match  at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Sunderland 4 Cardiff 0: Connor Wickham and Emanuele Giaccherini could not have picked a better moment to start reminding everyone of the old a(...)

Kevin Mirallas of Everton celebrates scoring the winner against Aston Villa with Gareth Barry. Photograph:  Malcolm Couzens Getty Images

Late goals from Steven Naismith and Kevin Mirallas helped Everton bounce back from their Merseyside derby drubbing with a 2-1 victory over Aston Villa(...)

Robbie Brady of the Republic of Ireland and Hull City is expected to face Crystal Palace this weekend. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
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Saturday 23rd November Arsenal (1) v Southampton (3) Arsenal will have forward Theo Walcott back from two months out following abdominal surgery. Germ(...)

A dejected Callum Reilly of Birmingham after missing a penalty during the League Cup Fourth Round against Stoke City at St Andrews Stadium. Photograph: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Stoke progressed into the quarter-finals of the Capital One Cup as they saw off brave 10-man Birmingham on penalties following an incredible 4-4 thril(...)

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(...)

Anthony Pilkington of Norwich City is closed down by Stephen Ireland of Stoke City during the  Premier League match at Britannia Stadium. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

Norwich winger Anthony Pilkington feels it was “crazy” that there was talk of Canaries boss Chris Hughton’s job being under threat ahead of Sunday’s (...)