Chelsea’s manager Jose Mourinho  holds back assistant coach Rui Faria  after he was sent off by referee Mike Dean during their  Premier League  match against Sunderland at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Philip Brown/Reuters

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has denied a Football Association misconduct charge related to his post-match comments following the Premier Leag(...)

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho helps hold back assistant coach Rui Faria (centre) after he was sent off by referee Mike Dean  during their  Premier League  match against Sunderland at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Philip Brown/Reuters

Jose Mourinho oozed irony as he hailed referee Mike Dean and referees’ boss Mike Riley for “unbelievable” performances in the wake of Chelsea’s(...)

Fabio Borini celebrates with his Sunderland  team-mates after scoring the winning penalty in the Premier League match against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Chelsea 1 Sunderland 2: Blunders from veteran goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer and full (...)

Leon Osman is an injury concern for Everton.

Saturday, April 12th Crystal Palace (14) v Aston Villa (13) Palace manager Tony Pulis hopes to have a fully-fit squad to choose from. Dwigh(...)

A crowd of just 16,777 watched today’s match at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Sunderland 1 Southampton 0 Craig Gardner’s stunning goal fired Sunderland into the FA Cup quarter-finals and spared manager Gus Poyet fur(...)

 Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers on the sideline during the  Premier League  match against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium on St Stephen’s Day. Photograph:  Peter Powell/EPA

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has accepted a charge following comments about referee Lee Mason, the English Football Association has confirmed.Rod(...)

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers: “someone who engages in supporting referees”. Photograph: Jan Kruger/Getty Images

Brendan Rodgers intends to “fight his corner” after being asked by the Football Association to explain his comments about the referee Lee Mason follow(...)

Liverpool’s manager Brendan Rodgers his Manchester City counterpart Manuel Pellegrini watch last night’s match. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has been asked for “his observations” following his recent comments about referee Lee Mason, the Football Associatio(...)

Wayne Rooney  celebrates scoring Manchester United’s second goal from the penalty spot during the Premier League game against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Tottenham 2 Manchester Utd 2: Perhaps the best thing that can be said for André Villas-Boas is that there was never the sense of a team playing under (...)

Robbie Brady of the Republic of Ireland and Hull City is expected to face Crystal Palace this weekend. Photograph:   Richard Heathcote/Getty Images
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Saturday 23rd November Arsenal (1) v Southampton (3) Arsenal will have forward Theo Walcott back from two months out following abdominal surgery. Germ(...)