West Bromwich Albion boss Tony Pulis faces his old club Stoke City on the back of last weekend’s FA Cup defeat to Aston Villa. (Photo by Gareth Copley/Getty Images)

SATURDAY (3.0 unless stated)Arsenal (3) v West Ham (10) - Live on SetantaArsenal’s Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain faces up to a month out with a hamstring in(...)

Liverpool’s Philippe Coutinho celebrates with Dejan Lovren after scoring the winning goal. Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Liverpool 2 Manchester City 1The decisive factor at Anfield would not be Liverpool’s late return from Istanbul, claimed Manuel Pellegrini, but the per(...)

Olivier Giroud celebrates scoring Arsenal’s second in their 2-1 win over Crystal palace at Selhurst Park. (Photograph: John Walton/PA Wire)

Crystal Palace 1 Arsenal 2Arsenal moved up to third in the Barclays Premier League with a hard-fought 2-1 win at Crystal Palace.The Gunners went ahead(...)

Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo heads home a goal  during the  Champions League round of 16 first leg  match against   Schalke  in Gelsenkirchen. Photograph: Bernd Thissen/EPA

Schalke 0 Real Madrid 2Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo ended a three-game goal drought as the holders beat Schalke 2-0 on Wednesday to take a big step(...)

Liverpool’s Lazar Markovic has been handed a four game European ban following his red card in his side’s final Champions League group game againse Basle. (Photograph: EPA/PETER POWELL)

Lazar Markovic has been handed a four-game ban from European football.The Liverpool winger was sent off in the Reds’ final Champions League group game(...)

Jose Mourinho: “The same people who suspended my player didn’t want to suspend another player this weekend.” Photo: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Jose Mourinho has expressed his surprise that Robin van Persie escaped sanction from the English Football Association for flinging an elbow at West(...)

Loic Remy celebrates putting Chelsea 1-0 up agsinst Manchester City at Stamford Bridge. (Photograph: EPA/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA)

Chelsea 1 Manchester City 1Under siege Chelsea retained a five-point lead at the top of the Premier League after repelling Manchester City at Stamford(...)

Daniel Sturridge is expected to return to the Liverpool team for the first time since August for their Premier League meeting with West Ham at Anfield. Photograph:   Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Hull (18) v Newcastle (11), 12.45pm - Live BT Sports 1 Hull should welcome back strikers Nikica Jelavic and Abel Hernandez. The duo (...)

Giuseppe Bellusci of Leeds United battles with Cameron Jerome of Norwich City   at Carrow Road. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Leeds defender Giuseppe Bellusci has been charged with misconduct by the Football Association for alleged racist comments directed towards Norwich str(...)

 James Collins of West Ham United confronts Everton’s James McCarthy  during the Premier League match  at Goodison Park. Photo:  Chris Brunskill/Getty

The Football Association has announced that Everton and West Ham have been charged for ‘failing to ensure their players conducted themselves in an ord(...)