The 1978 First Division Champions and League Cup winners Nottingham Forest line up with their trophies, together with members of the local police constabulary who were placed in charge of the cups by Forest Manager Brian Clough (front row, far left). Photo: Bob Thomas/Getty Images

We all know the possible narrative at this stage – Leicester City hold onto their six point lead at the top of the Premier League table over the next (...)

 Ramires, a €23.7 million signing from Benfica in 2010, has started only seven Premier League matches this season. Photograph: Serena Taylor/Newcastle United via Getty Images

The Chelsea midfielder Ramires is set to join the Chinese Super League club Jiangsu Suning and could be followed out of Stamford Bridge by French str(...)

Louis van Gaal at Manchester United’s training session in the Volkswagen Arena ahead of their Champions League tie with Wolfsburg. Photo: John MacDougall/Getty Images

Louis van Gaal might not have realised when he took his seat in the third-floor suite at Wolfsburg’s stadium that it was 10 years to the day since Ma(...)

Graeme Souness is receiving treatment near his home in Dorset. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Former Liverpool player and manager Graeme Souness was taken into hospital on Friday. The 62-year-old, who also played with distinction for the Reds, (...)

Lazar Markovic of Liverpool in action during a training session at Melwood Training Ground. The Serbian has signed a season-long loan deal with Fenerbache. Photograph: Andrew Powell/Liverpool FC via Getty Images

Liverpool winger Lazar Markovic has signed a season-long loan deal at Fenerbahce. The 21-year-old Serbia international had been linked with a move to (...)

Angel di Maria will have a medical with Paris St Germain over the next 24 hours after Manchester United agreed to sell the midfielder to the French club for €63 million. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Angel di Maria has arrived in Doha for his medical with Paris St Germain. The Argentina international touched down in Qatar late on Sunday night and (...)

Dnipro Dnipropetrovsk’s supporters run onto the pitch to celebrate the victory over Napoli in the Europa League semi-final second leg match at the Olympic stadium in Kiev. Photo: Valentyn Ogirenko/Reuters

Dnipro 1 Napoli 0Dnipro advanced to their first European final after Yevhen Seleznyov’s second-half header gave them a 2-1 aggregate win over Napoli i(...)

Liverpool’s Lazar Markovic (right) celebrates with teammate Steven Gerrard (right) after scoring the winner   at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland. Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes the club’s arrivals from last summer are starting to prove their worth after the Reds claimed a 1-0 win at (...)

Liverpool’s Lazar Markovic scored and was named man-of-the-match for Liverpool  at the Stadium of Light, Sunderland.Photograph: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Sunderland 0 Liverpool 1Lazar Markovic struck his first league goal for Liverpool as Brendan Rodgers’s men made hard work of seeing off 10-man Sunderl(...)

Fernando Torres’ Chelsea career is officially over after the Premier League leaders announced he is to make his loan move to AC Milan permanent next month. Photograph: John Walton/PA

Spain forward Fernando Torres’ loan move from Chelsea to AC Milan will become a permanent transfer next month, the English Premier League club said on(...)