England soccer manager Roy Hodgson announces his squad for the 2014 World Cup in Brazil.   Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Michael Carrick, Andy Carroll and Kyle Walker have been left out of the 23-man England World Cup squad named by Roy Hodgson for Brazil this afternoon.(...)

 Phil Jones should be fit to go to the World Cup with England after his shoulder injury proved less serious than was feared, Manchester United interim manager Ryan Giggs said today. Photograph: Dave Thompson/PA Wire

Phil Jones should be fit to go to the World Cup with England after his shoulder injury proved less serious than was feared, Manchester United interim(...)

 Phil Jones  holds his shoulder after sustaining an injury during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester United and Hull City at Old Trafford. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Phil Jones’ participation in the World Cup looks to be in grave danger after he was taken to hospital with a shoulder injury sustained in Manchester (...)

Leon Osman is an injury concern for Everton.

Saturday, April 12th Crystal Palace (14) v Aston Villa (13) Palace manager Tony Pulis hopes to have a fully-fit squad to choose from. Dwigh(...)

Shane Long scores his first goal for Hull City during today’s 1-1 draw with Tottenham at the KC Stadium. Photograph: Tim Keeton/Getty Images

Hull 1 Tottenham 1 Shane Long’s first goal for Hull saw them claim their first point of the year and end Tottenham boss Tim Sherwood’s perfect (...)

Emmanuel Adebayor rolls in his second and Tottenham’s  third against Swansea City.Photograph:  Stu Forster/Getty Images

Swansea City 1 Tottenham 3Emmanuel Adebayor grabbed a brace as Tottenham won 3-1 at the Liberty Stadium to compound Swansea’s relegation fears. The s(...)

Theo Walcott of Arsenal makes a ‘2-0’ gesture to the Tottenham fans as he is stretchered off the pitch at Emirates Stadium. Photograph:  Clive Rose/Getty Images

Arsenal 2 Tottenham 0Arsenal swept aside north London rivals Tottenham 2-0 at the Emirates Stadium to take their place in the fourth round of the FA (...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Christian Eriksen is mobbed by his team-mates after scoring his side’s second goal against Manchester United during the  Premier League  match at Old Trafford. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

Manchester Utd 1 Tottenham 2: These are the moments when Manchester United must realise their grip on the Premier League title is being released, fing(...)

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(...)