Arsenal’s Petr Cech saves from Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe during the Premier League game at the  Stadium of Light. Photograph: Lee Smith/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

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Andy Carroll and Mark Noble celebrate West Ham’s third against Watford. Photograph: PA

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 Sergio Agüero celebrates his hat-trick with his   Manchester City  team-mates during the premier League game against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Paul Gilham/Getty Images

Chelsea 0 Manchester City 3 Sergio Agüero scored a hat-trick and Kevin De Bruyne starred on his return to Stamford Bridge as Manchester City defeated(...)

Chelsea striker Diego Costa lifts the ball over Norwich City goalkeeper John Ruddy in Premier League game at Carrow Road. Photograph: Peter Cziborra/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Norwich City 1 Chelsea 2 Norwich’s luck deserted them once again as Diego Costa scored from an offside position in Chelsea’s 2-1 win at Carrow Road. (...)

Manchester United striker  Marcus Rashford heads home to score his second goal in the Premier League game against Arsenal at Old Trafford. Photograph:  Jason Cairnduff/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Louis van Gaal is concerned the headlines Marcus Rashford is attracting for the sensational start to his Manchester United career may affect the 18-ye(...)

Interim Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink: “I don’t say you must be a wrestler on the pitch, but you have this physical contact.” Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Reuters

Chelsea interim boss Guus Hiddink likes to see his players on the edge and says the club “needed a bit more rugby” after replacing José Mourinho in De(...)

Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford celebrates after scoring the first of his two goals in the Premier League game against Arsenal at Old Trafford. Photograph: Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Manchester United 3 Arsenal 2 This was a minor classic that featured two more Marcus Rashford goals, a sold-out Old Trafford witnessing Louis van Gaa(...)

Hull City’s David Meyler rues a missed chance on goal during the  FA Cup fifth-round match against Arsenal at The Emirates Stadium. Photograph:  Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Arsenal 0 Hull 0 FA Cup holders Arsenal were left frustrated as they were held to a goalless fifth-round stalemate by a resolute Hull. With the Gunn(...)

Chelsea’s Diego Costa is shown the yellow card by referee Mike Dean during the  Premier League game against Watford at Vicarage Road. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA

Watford 0 Chelsea 0 John Terry had bemoaned his belief that his Chelsea career would be denied its fairytale ending but, on this evidence, the champi(...)

Newcastle United left back Paul Dummett scores the late equaliser in the Premier League game against Manchester United at   St James’ Park. Photograph: Ian MacNicol/Getty Images

Newcastle United 3 Manchester United 3 There were moments when he looked slightly smug. At other times he seemed deeply frustrated and, occasionally,(...)