Newcastle United’s Jonas Gutierrez celebrates scoring his team’s second goal at St James’s Park. Photograph: AFP Photo / Ian MacNicol

In far too many ways the Mike Ashley era at Newcastle United has been all about the abdication of responsibility. It speaks volumes that almost exact(...)

Brendan Rodgers manager of Liverpool looks on after the Barclays Premier League match between Stoke City and Liverpool at Britannia Stadium. Photo: Dave Thompson/Getty Images

Brendan Rodgers apologised to the Liverpool support after the humiliating 6-1 defeat at Stoke City and accepted there would be doubts about his future(...)

Jonas Gutierrez is mobbed by his  teammates after his goal virtually guaranteed Newcastle’s Premier League survival. Photograph: Reuters

Newcastle United 2 West Ham United 0When it was all over, as Newcastle briefly allowed themselves to bask in a pleasure that had been a long time comi(...)

Liverpool were beaten 6-1 by Stoke City in Steven Gerrard’s final appearance. Photograph: PA

Stoke City 6 Liverpool 1 Liverpool’s season-ending meltdown was completed at the Britannia Stadium where Stoke won 6-1 to inflict the Reds’ hea(...)

 Riyad Mahrez scored twice for Leicester City in their 2-0 win over Southampton. Photograph: Afp

Leicester City 2 Southampton 0 Leicester continued their march towards Barclays Premier League survival against Southampton at the King Power S(...)

Newcastle United manager John Carver insists he is the best boss in the Premier League despite eight consecutive defeats. Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire.

Newcastle United are in freefall after eight successive defeats but under-fire interim coach John Carver said on Thursday he is the best manager in th(...)

Newcastle United fans continue to voice their displeasure at how Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley runs the club. Photo: Owen Humphreys/PA Wire.

Sports Direct, the sporting goods company founded by Mike Ashley, the Newcastle United owner and Rangers shareholder, has been visited by the police a(...)

Leicester manger Nigel Pearson and Newcastle manager John Carver chat  on the touchline of the King Power Stadium. Photograph:  Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images

Chelsea beat Crystal Palace to win the Premier League yesterday, but nothing that happened at Stamford Bridge – not Eden Hazard’s penalty, nor John(...)

Leonardo Ulloa scored twice as Leicester City took another huge stride towards survival with a 3-0 win over Newcastle. Photograph: Reuters

Leicester City 3 Newcastle United 0 Battling Leicester pulled crisis club Newcastle deeper into relegation trouble with a convincing 3-0 Barcla(...)

Raheem Sterling celebrates scoring the first goal for Liverpool. Photo: Lee Smith/Reuters

Liverpool 2 Newcastle United 0Whatever Raheem Sterling is smoking, and it is quite a lot judging by recent pictures of the Liverpool winger in action,(...)