Asmir Begovic of Stoke City fails to stop the ball crossing the line as Alexis Sanchez (not pictured) of Arsenal scores his team’s third goal from a free-kick   at Emirates Stadium. Photograph:   Clive Rose/Getty Images

Arsenal 3 Stoke City 0When Alexis Sanchez blasted goalwards and the Stoke City defensive wall crumbled, this one-sided Arsenal victory was summed up i(...)

 Diego Costa of Chelsea is expected to start against Newcastle United.  Photograph:  Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Saturday, December 6thHull (17) v West Brom (16) Striker Abel Hernandez returns to the Hull squad after missing two matches for the birth of his child(...)

Glen Johnson stoops to head in Liverpool’s late winner against Stoke City at Anfield

Liverpool 1 Stoke City 0Glen Johnson ensured Steven Gerrard’s demotion to the substitutes’ bench became a secondary talking point as the full-back pro(...)

Queens Park Rangers’ Rio Ferdinand (left) is beaten to the ball by  Stoke City’s Peter Crouch  at Loftus Road. Photograph: Eddie Keogh / Reuters

QPR 2 Stoke City 2Midfielder Niko Kranjcar curled in a late free-kick to earn QPR a 2-2 draw against Stoke at Loftus Road. Stoke, managed by former QP(...)

Fulham have sacked manager Felix Magath after a dismal run left them bottom of the Championship. Photograph: Ben Hoskins/Getty Images

Felix Magath has been sacked as manager of Championship strugglers Fulham. A statement on the club’s official website confirmed chairman Shahid Khan h(...)

 Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Younes Kaboul scores  against Fulham during the Premier League  match at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Tottenham Hotspur 3 Fulham 1: Christian Eriksen was again the architect as Tottenham halted embattled Fu(...)

Chelsea’s Andre Schurrle  celebrates his  hat-trick . Photograph: Eddie Keogh/Reuters

Fulham 1 Chelsea 3 German midfielder Andre Schurrle netted a second-(...)

Juan Mata has admitted his frustration with Manchester United’s 2-2 draw with Fulham at Old Trafford on Sunday. Photograph: Darren Staples/Reuters

Juan Mata admits Manchester United’s performances need to improve quickly.Mata’s €44 million transfer to Old Trafford was supposed to kick-start Manch(...)

A pensive Manchester United bench during the 2-2 draw with Fulham at Old Trafford. Photograph: Peter Powell/EPA

Manchester United manager David Moyes was left to count the cost of a lack of a clinical edge up front as his side drew 2-2 with Fulham at Old Traffor(...)