Former Derby and Wigan boss Paul Jewell has been named as Tony Pulis’s assistant at West Brom. (Photograph: INPHO/Getty Images)

Paul Jewell and Dave Kemp have been confirmed as Tony Pulis’s new assistants at West Brom.The duo are expected to share joint coaching responsibility (...)

Alan Pardew is leaving Newcastle to return to Selhurst Park where he played for Crystal Palace in the late Eighties and early Nineties. Photograph: Mark Runnacles/Getty Images

Certainty may be a stranger at St James’ Park right now but two things are definite: Newcastle United will not rush into replacing Alan Pardew and th(...)

 Pepe Mel, West Brom’s new manager.

West Bromwich Albion’s new boss Pepe Mel could be forgiven for allowing himself a little smile when he rolls up his sleeves on Friday for his first f(...)

Arsenal’s Nicklas Bendtner  shoots and  past Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall to open the scoring in the Premier League game at the Emirates Stadium. Photograph:  Dylan Martinez/Reuters

Premier League round-up: Arsenal left it very late to defeat Cardiff 2-0 at the Emirates and hold onto their position at the top of the Premier League(...)

Nicolas Anelka of West Brom scores their first goal past Jussi Jaaskelainen. Photograph: Warren Little/Getty Images

West Ham 3 West Brom 3: Three goals in four second-half minutes meant Premier League strugglers West Ham and West Brom had to settle for a share of th(...)

West Bromwich Albion caretaker manager  Keith Downing.

West Brom’s search for a new manager took a fresh twist on Friday when the club pulled the plug on negotiations with former front runner Pepe Mel. Mel(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Emmanuel Adebayor is manhandled by James Morrison and Jonas Olsson of West Bromwich during the Premier League match at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Steve Bardens/Getty Images

Spurs 1 West Bromwich Albion 1 For Tim Sherwood, this was an unwelcome reminder of the size of the job he has taken on at Tottenham Hotspur, a(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Emmanuel Adebayor is manhandled by James Morrison and Jonas Olsson of West Bromwich during the Premier League match at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Steve Bardens/Getty Images

Spurs 1 West Bromwich Albion 1For Tim Sherwood, this was an unwelcome reminder of the size of the job he has taken on at Tottenham Hotspur, as his fir(...)

Sunderland’s Ki Sung Yueng reacts after missing an opportunity during the match against Norwich. Photograph: Steve Drew/PA Wire.

Gus Poyet was left facing a bleak Christmas as 10-man Sunderland’s must-win clash with Norwich ended in a 0-0 draw. The Black Cats, who dumped Chelsea(...)