Southampton’s Italian striker Graziano Pellè  tries an overhead kick against Norwich City at St Mary’s Stadium. Photograph: Justin Tallis/AFP Photo/Getty Images

Southampton 3 Norwich 0 Southampton needed this. After the disappointment of their Europa League exit and the general sense that they were fighting bo(...)

Southampton striker  Shane Long gets above Newcastle’s Daryl Janmaat to head home the equalising goal during the   Premier League match at  St James’ Park. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

Newcastle 2 Southampton 2 At the final whistle Steve McClaren strode out to the centre circle to applaud his new public. The politely understated way (...)

Stoke City’s  Jonathan Walters  is shown the red card by referee Andre Marriner following his challenge on Norwich’s Alexander Tettey  during the  Premier League match  at Carrow Road. Photograph: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Premier League round-up: Cardiff captain Steven Caulker led from the front with two goals as the Welsh club won a crucial e(...)

Chelsea’s Andre Schurrle  celebrates his  hat-trick . Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Fulham 1 Chelsea 3 German midfielder Andre Schurrle netted a second-(...)

Manchester United manager David Moyes  after the 2-2 draw with Fulham at Old Trafford. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Manchester United 2 Fulham 2For too long this appeared likely to be written up as the nadir of Manchester United’s most difficult of seasons.To lose w(...)

Arsenal’s Santi Cazorla scores the  opening goal against Fulham. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

Arsenal 2 Fulham 0: Spain midfielder Santi Cazorla struck twice in the second half as Arsenal beat Fulham 2-0 to stay ahead of Manchester City at the (...)

Scott Parker: his strike settled the match in favour of resurgent Fulham. Photograph: Steve Bardens/Getty Images

There was encouragement for Fulham here that went beyond the acquisition of a three vital points away from home. Having fallen behind to a deflected s(...)

Leicester City’s  Ignasi Miquel  heads his team’s third goal during the Capital One Cup fourth round match against  Fulham at the King Power Stadium  in Leicester. Photo: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Leicester City 4 Fulham 3The pressure on the Fulham manager Martin Jol can only have increased after his much-changed Premier League side went down to(...)

Romelu Lukaku of Everton celebrates after scoring the opening goal of the game against  Aston Villa  at Villa Park. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images

Premier League round-up: Romelu Lukaku won the battle of the Belgians at Villa Park as Everton kept up their fine start to the Premier League season w(...)

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(...)