Liverpool’s Manager Brendan Rodgers: “We thought we could play Roy of the Rovers football to make the goal difference up but tonight was about winning the game,” said Rodgers in the aftermath of Liverpool’s still scarcely believable 3-3 draw at Crystal Palace on Monday.

Roy Race had no choice but to end a 40-year playing career that had defied earthquakes, assassination attempts and the ageing process. His left foot w(...)

Crystal Palace’s Jason Puncheon (right) scored his fourth goal in three games at Goodison Park. Photograph: Barry Coombs/PA Wire.

Everton 2 Crystal Palace 3 A victory created (...)

Everton’s Gerard Deulofeu celebrates  their winner at Sunderland. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

Wes Brown’s own goal took Everton into the Champions League places as Sunderland’s relegation fears took a turn for the worse after a 1-0 defea(...)

Manchester City goalkeeper Joe Hart is treated for an eye injury after clashing with Crystal Palace’s Cameron Jerome. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters

Manchester City 1 Crystal Palace 0: Edin Dzeko’s 50th Manchester City goal proved enough to see off a dogged Crystal Palace outfit and send the Blues(...)

Dwight Gayle (C) of Crystal Palace celebrates with his team-mates after scoring his side’s late winner at Villa Park. Photo: Shaun Botterill/Getty Images

Aston Villa 0 Crystal Palace 1Substitute Dwight Gayle scored a stunning injury-time winner at Villa Park to lift Crystal Palace out of the Premier Lea(...)

Sunderland’s Wes Brown leaves the pitch after being shown a red card for a challenge on Stoke City’s Charlie Adam. The English FA have upheld an appeal against the decision and withdrawn a three-match suspension. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA

Sunderland’s appeal against the red card shown to defender Wes Brown in Saturday’s Premier League match at Stoke has been upheld, the English Football(...)

Barry Bannan scores the only goal of the game at the KC Stadium. Photograh: Michael Regan/Getty Images

Premier League round-up: Tony Pulis watched from the stands as his new club Crystal Palace snatched just a second win of the season at Hull, breathin(...)

Republic of Ireland training at the Rhein Energie Stadium, Cologne. Wes Hoolahan (front), Anthony Pilkington (middle) and Paul Green. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Arsenal (1) v Norwich (18)Arsenal expect Mesut Ozil to have recovered from a knee injury. Fellow midfielder Santi Cazorla could also return for the (...)

Arsenal’s Bacary Sagna will miss the league leaders’ trip to West Brom on Sunday with a hamstring

Saturday, October 5thCardiff (11) v Newcastle (16)Cardiff manager Malky Mackay has almost a full squad to select from. Andreas Cornelius, who continue(...)

Arsenal will give a fitness test to midfielder Aaron Ramsey before their match at Swansea

Barclays Premier LeagueSaturday, September 28thAston Villa (13) v Man City (3)Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert is hopeful a number of his key players wil(...)