Leicester City’s  Riyad Mahrez  scores a stunning goal against title rivals Manchester City. Photograph: Adrian Dennis/AFP/Getty Images

One of the things that makes football a complicated game to analyse is that so much depends on your point of view. You can’t keep up with everything t(...)

Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge is no closer to a return. Photograph: Nigel French/PA

Jurgen Klopp has said he does not know when Daniel Sturridge will be fit after ruling the Liverpool striker out of the next two games against West Ham(...)

West Ham’s Enner Valencia scores his second and his side’s third goal during the  Premier League match against Bournemouth at the Vitality Stadium. Photograph:  Adam Davy/PA

Bournemouth 1 West Ham 3 West Ham scored three goals in 17 second-half minutes to secure a fine comeback Premier League victory at Bournemouth. The (...)

Andy Carroll of West Ham United celebrates with Angelo Ogbonna Obinza after scoring his side’s winner. Photograph: Charlie Crowhurst/Getty Images

West Ham 2 Southampton 1 Southampton only have themselves to blame. Their supporters had to wait a long time to see the side whose stylish play mad(...)

Manuel Lanzini of West Ham United takes on Darren Fletcher of West Bromwich Albion last month. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty Images

West Ham United will make midfielder Manuel Lanzini’s season-long loan from Al Jazira Club in the United Arab Emirates a permanent deal two months ea(...)

Swansea’s Ashley Williams appeals to the linesman after a penalty appeal is turned down against  West Ham United at the Liberty Stadium. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Goals seem as hard to come by as managers in this part of south Wales at the moment. Yet to appoint a replacement for Garry Monk and with only one wi(...)

West Ham   defender Winston Reid and Manchester United midfielder   Bastian Schweinsteiger clash during the  Premier League football match  at Old Trafford. Photograph: Oli Scarff/AFP/Getty Images

Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger has accepted an English Football Association charge of violent conduct and will serve a three-matc(...)

Manchester United’s Bastian Schweinsteiger and West Ham’s Alex Song battle for possession during the game at Old Trafford. Photograph: Lee Smith/Reuters.

A manager with a famous philosophy was sounding unusually philosophical. “I’m not God,” said Louis van Gaal in a rare instance of him accepting there(...)

Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane applauds fans at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Ben Stansall/AFP/Getty Images

Predictions have been pretty pointless so far in this topsy-turvy Premier League season but much more of this and people are going to start backing (...)

Zinedine Zidane lifts the 1998 World Cup at the Stade de France. Zidane captained a France team that represented a rainbow nation of different ethnic backgrounds. Photograph: Lutz Bongarts/Getty Images

The sunlight in Montpellier, the food in Lyon, the stadium in St Etienne, the atmosphere in Paris. Frank de Boer’s composed brilliance, Michael(...)