Everton fans are losing patience with the club’s manager Roberto Martinez especially after the listless display against city rivals Liverpool at Anfield on Wednesday. Photograph: Reuters.

A performance at Wembley persuaded Bill Kenwright to offer Roberto Martinez the Everton job three years ago. In the absence of a performance that app(...)

Everton manager Roberto Martinez: “We are not far away from the European places and that is what we are going to fight for.” Photograph: Carl Recine/Reuters

Everton’s Roberto Martinez has dismissed talk of scrapping FA Cup replays or moving them to midweek dates. “We should respect the tradition and do (...)

Rotherham and former Rangers defender Kirk Broadfoot has been handed a record ban by the English FA for an incident involving Ireland winger James McClean. Photograph: PA

Rotherham and former Rangers defender Kirk Broadfoot has been banned for 10 games by the English FA for targeting abuse at Ireland international winge(...)

Bournemouth are promoted as Championship winners after Watford could only draw 1-1 with Sheffield Wednesday. Photograph: Getty

Derby County 0 Reading 3 Derby saw their play-off hopes crushed by out-of-form Reading who ended a run of four Championship defeats by pulling (...)

Wigan have named Gary Caldwell as the club’s new manager on a “permanent contract”. Photo: Martin Rickett/PA

Wigan Athletic need a miracle to avoid their second relegation in three seasons but new manager Gary Caldwell is the right long-term appointment for t(...)

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini during Monday night’s defeat to Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park. Photograph: Reuters

Manuel Pellegrini’s position as the Manchester City manager is safe and there will be no knee-jerk reaction despite Monday night’s defeat at Crystal (...)

Aston Villa’s Jack Grealish: was named under-21 player of the year at the 3-sponsored FAI International awards. Photograph: Reuters

Jack Grealish has signalled his intention to make himself available for the Republic of Ireland at the start of next season. Asked about his positi(...)

Dave Whelan has resigned as chairman of Wigan Athletic after 20 years in charge. Photograph: PA

Dave Whelan has resigned as the chairman of Wigan Athletic after 20 years in charge, with his 23-year-old grandson David Sharpe set to replace him at (...)

Alexis Sanchez scored the second for  Arsenal  against Hull City   at the Emirates Stadium. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett / Reuters

Arsenal 2 Hull City 0When his number finally went up, the Emirates Stadium rose as one. There were 84 minutes on the clock when Alexis Sánchez was per(...)

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been banned from all football activities for six weeks following comments he made about Jewish and Chinese people

Wigan chairman Dave Whelan has been banned from football-related activities for six weeks over comments he made regarding Jewish and Chinese people, t(...)