Stoke’s Jonathan Walters and teammates celebrate winning their League Cup tie against Luton after a penalty shootout. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

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 Southampton have announced the signing of Chelsea midfielder Oriol Romeu on a three-year contract. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA

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Xherdan Shaqiri is set to sign for Stoke City for €17 million. Photograph: Getty

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Derry City’s Mark Timlin: scored from a stunning free-kick. Photograph: James Crombie

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Leicester City’s Leonardo Ulloa celebrates his goal against Swansea. Photo: Ryan Browne/PA Wire

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Gordon D'Arcy is pictured at the launch of Sports Dayfund-raising event for the children's charity Barretstown with Alice Flanagan, her brother Patrick and sister Olivia

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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)

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