Stoke City’s Marc Wilson (left) is sent off against Newcastle at St James’ Park. Photograph: Ian Horrocks/Getty Images

Midway through the first half Yohan Cabaye tugged his gloves off and hurled them towards the touchline. It seemed symbolic of the France midfielder’s (...)

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(...)

Hugo Lloris lies injured after a collison with Romelu Lukaku.

Andre Villas-Boas has angrily defended his decision to allow Hugo Lloris to continue playing against Everton on Sunday, despite the goalkeeper appeari(...)

Ajax’s Kolbeinn Sigthorsson, rear, and Celtic’s Emilio Izaguirre vie for the ball during the Champions League Group H match at ArenA stadium in Amsterdam,. Photograph: Peter Dejong/AP Photo

Celtic’s best news of the night was delivered from Barcelona rather than Amsterdam. A defeat for Milan in the Camp Nou keeps Neil Lennon’s hopes of gu(...)

Chelsea’s Samuel Eto’o  celebrates with  John Terry after scoring  against FC Schalke 04 last night.

Chelsea might consider this normal service resumed. A team that had just started to sense their own persuasive qualities, only to be floored in the no(...)

Arsenal’s Aaron Ramsey heads home past Dortmund goalkeeper Roman Weidenfeller in last night’s game in Germany. Photograph: Wolfgang Rattay/Reuters

Aaron Ramsey can do no wrong. Everything he touches turns to goals right now and if his 11th of an already stellar season was arguably the scruffie(...)