Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge could return from a thigh injury to play some part in the Merseyside derby on Saturday. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

SATURDAY Arsenal (4) v Tottenham (9) Arsenal expect to have midfielder Mathieu Flamini back from a dead leg. Defenders Kieran Gibbs and Per Merte(...)

 Olivier Giroud ’s (left) tribute to the Hillsborough victims strikes a chord . Photograph:  Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Olivier Giroud offered his tribute to the Hillsborough victims on the 25th anniversary of the disaster after his stunning goal helped Arsenal t(...)

Manchester City’s Yaya Toure scores  past Stoke City goalkeeper Asmir Begovic during the  Premier League match at the Etihad Stadium.  Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Premier League round-up: Arsenal, fresh from being beaten by reigning European ch(...)

 Jamie Paterson of Nottingham Forest  celebrates after he scores their fourth goal and completes his hat-trick during the FA Cup  third round match against West Ham  at the City Ground. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

FA Cup round-up: Sam Allardyce faces fresh questions over his future as West Ham manager as an unrecognisable side were routed by second-tier Notti(...)

Lukas Podolski (left) celebrates with Theo Walcott after scoring Arsenal’s third goal during the Premier League match against West Ham United at Upton Park. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images.

Arsenal are back on track. There was a period early in the second half, after Carlton Cole had put West Ham United in front and the home team suddenly(...)

Liverpool’s Luis Suarez scores his sides third goal.  Photograph: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Liverpool 4 West Ham 1: Liverpool striker Luis Suarez may not have stolen the show in quite the way he did earlier in the week but his influence in t(...)

Andy Carroll: the 24-year-old striker is reportedly ready to sign a long-term contract at West Ham, which will take him to the 2016-17 season at least, when the club will make their move into the Olympic Stadium. Photograph: Ian Walton/Getty Images.

Andy Carroll is on the brink of joining West Ham permanently after passing a medical with the Premier League club.   The 24-year-old s(...)

Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio celebrates the winner at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Getty Images

The relegation woes of all three teams at the bottom of the Barclays Premier League intensified as they all suffered defeats on Saturday. (...)