Tottenham Hotspur’s Dele Alli clashes with Claudio Yacob of West Brom. Photo: Ben Stansall/Getty Images

The Spurs midfielder Dele Alli has decided to accept a Football Association charge of violent conduct. He is likely to be punished with a three-game b(...)

Dele Alli could face a ban for his punch on West Brom’s Claudio Jacob. Photograph: Reuters

Well, that wasn’t supposed to happen. The hungry lions are still prowling, just about. But on a cold, raucous night at White Hart Lane, Tottenham Hots(...)

Daniel Sturridge leaps to score for Liverpool against Bournemouth. Photograph: Getty

If questions remain over Daniel Sturridge and his place in England’s squad for the European Championship finals in June, the striker is doing a good j(...)

A woman reacts at the scene of a fatal  shooting in Wilkinsburg, Pennsylvania, Thursday, March 10th, 2016. Photograph: Michael Henninger/Pittsburgh Post-Gazette/AP

The fatal shooting of five people, including a pregnant woman, at a Pittsburgh garden party was a planned, calculated attack, prosecutors have said. (...)

The Castleconnell Boat Club’s boathouse was badly flooded this winter.

“It is devastating news. Our heart goes out to the families and to the village,” said Emily Ross of Castleconnell Boat Club after she had learned of(...)

Arsenal’s Olivier Giroud nets his side’s first goal in their 3-0 Barclay’s Premier League win over Watford at Vicarage Road. Photo: Paul Ellis/Getty Images

Watford 0 Arsenal 3 Arsenal moved to second in the Barclays Premier League with an impressive 3-0 win at Watford. The Gunners, who had beaten Manches(...)

Nathan Redmond scored Norwich City’s third goal as they picked up the first win of their return to top flight football away at Sunderland. Photograph: Getty

Sunderland 1 Norwich City 3 Norwich play-maker Wes Hoolahan turned in a master class as Sunderland head coach Dick Advocaat witnessed another horror s(...)

Cesc Febregas has had his three match ban for the straight red  card shown to him during Chelsea’s 3-0 defeat to West Brom reduced to one game. Photograph: Reuters

Cesc Fàbregas has had his three-match ban reduced to just one after Chelsea successfully argued the initial punishment was excessive.The Spain midfiel(...)

Saido Berahino and Darren Fletcher celebrate West Brom’s opener in their 3-0 win over Chelsea at The Hawthorns. Photograph: Reuters

West Bromwich Albion 3 Chelsea 0 This was not the way Jose Mourinho envisaged the Premier League champions playing out the rest of the season a(...)

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(...)