Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane applauds fans at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Predictions have been pretty pointless so far in this topsy-turvy Premier League season but much more of this and people are going to start backing (...)

Dimitri Payet celebrates after scoring his second goal for West Ham against Newcastle at Upton Park. Photograph: John Sibley/Reuters.

West Ham 2, Newcastle Utd 0: Slaven Bilic gave Steve McClaren another miserable evening as West Ham finally got their home campaign up and running wit(...)

Cheikhou Kouyate and Alberto Moreno of Liverpool compete for the ball at Anfield. Photograph: Clive Mason/Getty Images

Liverpool 0 West Ham United 3 West Ham United defended everything en route to a first win at Anfield for 52 years so it was fitting that their manager(...)

Diafra Sakho scored West Ham’s third goal in their 3-0 win over Liverpool at Anfield. Photograph: Getty

Liverpool 0 West Ham United 3 West Ham ended one of the longest winless runs in top-flight history with their first victory at Anfield in almost 52 ye(...)

Wolfsburg’s Belgian midfielder Kevin De Bruyne looks to be on his way to Manchester City. Photograph: Getty Images

VfL Wolfsburg attacking midfielder Kevin De Bruyne’s transfer to Manchester City could be nearing completion, German and English media said on Thur(...)

Callum Wilson scored three as Bournemouth picked up their first top flight win away at West Ham. Photograph: Getty

Callum Wilson scored a memorable hat-trick as Bournemouth picked up their first-ever Premier League victory in style at the expense of 10-man West Ham(...)

Joey Barton, who was released by QPR at the end of last season, has made no secret of his desire to return to the Premier League. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire

West Ham have withdrawn their interest in Joey Barton after their fans made clear their displeasure at any potential deal. The club had been keen to b(...)

Tom Cleverley and Christian Benteke were both on the scoresheet for Aston Villa as they beat Everton 3-2 at Villa Park. Photograph: PA

Aston Villa 3 Everton 2Christian Benteke’s brace inspired Aston Villa to a vital 3-2 victory over lacklustre Everton. The red hot striker scored his n(...)

 West Ham’s Winston Reid has signed a long-term contract extension. Photograph: Paul Childs/Reuters

West Ham have received a major boost with the somewhat surprising news that Winston Reid has signed a new long-term contract with West Ham.The New Zea(...)

Papiss Cisse scored as Newcastle heaped more misery on Tim Sherwood’s Aston Villa. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)

Newcastle United 1 Aston Villa 0 Papiss Cisse’s 11th goal of the season handed Newcastle a first home win of 2015 and plunged Aston Villa deepe(...)