Andros Townsend (centre) was  a regular in Roy Hodgson’s England squad last season, but was banished from the Spurs’ first team after clashing with the fitness coach Nathan Gardiner. Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Newcastle are close to signing Andros Townsend from Tottenham, after the clubs agreed a compromise over the fee for the England winger. Townsend, wh(...)

John Terry scored in the 98th minute to salvahe Chelsea a point against Everton. Photograph: Reuters

Chelsea 3 Everton 3 John Terry scored a 98th-minute equaliser as fallen Premier League champions Chelsea avoided another chastening defeat in a 3-3(...)

Joe Jacobson’s penalty gave League Two Wycombe Wanderers a 1-1 draw with Premier League basement side Aston Villa. Photograph: Getty

Wycombe Wanderers 1 Aston Villa 1 Joe Jacobson’s nerveless penalty stretched Aston Villa’s winless run under Remi Garde to 16 matches as Wycombe ba(...)

Valencia coach Gary Neville has said management is not his long term goal. Photograph: Epa

Former England and Manchester United defender Gary Neville is not targeting a long-term career in management and says he is “relaxed” about how long h(...)

Valencia’s Gary Neville gives instructions to his players against Getafe FC during their Primera Division at the Mestalla. Photo: PA

Gary Neville has dismissed the notion he has taken on the role of Valencia head coach in order to fast-track a move into the top job with either Manch(...)

Riyad Mahrez scored twice from the spot as Leicester City ensured they will be top at Christmas with a 3-2 win at Everton. Photograph: Reuters

Everton 2 Leicester City 3 Leicester’s unlikely Premier League title challenge is more of a reality than ever as a 3-2 victory at Everton ensured the(...)

Valencia’s new coach Gary Neville attends a press conference on Tuesday. Photograph: Heino Kalis/Reuters

Gary Neville will adopt a typically nerveless approach on his debut in the Valencia dugout on Wednesday when the former Manchester United defender mak(...)

Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger (centre) goes down under a challenge from West Ham United’s Alex Song  at Old Trafford. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Premier League round-up: Manchester United were booed off yet again as they played out their sixth goalless draw of the season against West Ham. Unite(...)

  Gary Neville shows off Valencia’s shirt  during his presentation at the Mestalla stadium. Photograph:  Kai Foersterling

Gary Neville the coach admitted that Gary Neville the pundit would have been sceptical about his appointment at Valencia. But he insisted had he not (...)

Daniel Sturridge celebrates after scoring the first goal for Liverpool. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Southampton 1 Liverpool 6 It has taken Jürgen Klopp less than eight weeks to restore all the vim and verve that, only two seasons ago, almost propell(...)