Newcastle boss Alan Pardew. Photograph: Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew’s job is under no immediate threat despite a winless start to the Barclays Premier League season.The 53-year-old found him(...)

 Sergio Agüero of Manchester City scores the opening goal against Hull City   at KC Stadium. Photograph:  Gareth Copley/Getty Images

Hull City 2 Man City 4Edin Dzeko’s wonderful double and Frank Lampard’s fourth goal in three games sealed victory for Manchester City despite the cham(...)

Mile Jedinak of Crystal Palace scores his team’s second against  Leicester City at Selhurst Park. Photograph:  Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Graziano Pelle’s acrobatic volley ensured an unhappy south coast return for Harry Redknapp as Southampton saw off QPR 2-1 at St Mary’s. On-loan defen(...)

Paddy McNair from Ballyclare in Co Antrim will make his first-team debut against West Ham on Saturday. Photograph:  Martin Rickett/PA Wire.

Teenage defender Paddy McNair was handed his debut as Manchester United looked to bounce back from their defeat to Leicester by beating West Ham at Ol(...)

Newcastle United’s Manager Alan Pardew admits he is under pressure at St James’s Park. Photograph: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Newcastle boss Alan Pardew has brushed off comments from owner Mike Ashley suggesting he will be sacked if his team loses at Stoke on Monday evening.A(...)

  Christoph Kramer of Germany challenges Ikechi Anya of Scotland during the EURO 2016 Group D qualifying match between Germany and Scotland at Signal Iduna Park on September 7, 2014 in Dortmund, Germany. (Photo by Dennis Grombkowski/Bongarts/Getty Images)

A proposal allowing for a three-minute stoppage if a player suffers a suspected concussion will be discussed this week by Fifa’s Executive Committee.(...)

Manchester United manager Louis Van Gaal (right) and his assistant Ryan Giggs during their Premier League defeat to   Leicester City at the King Power Stadium. Photograph: Darren Staples / Reuters

Juan Mata has apologised to Manchester United fans after the team’s embarrassing 5-3 defeat to Leicester. United looked set for a comfortable win afte(...)

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(...)

Aston Villa’s Paul Lambert has signed a contract extension with the club. Photograph: Lynne Cameron/PA Wire

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has extended his contract at the club until June 2018. Lambert has had two difficult seasons at Villa Park since he j(...)

 Cardiff manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer. Photograph: Stu Forster/Getty Images

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s future as Cardiff manager is in doubt as the Norwegian held talks with the club’s hierarchy in London today.Press Association (...)