Schalke players celebrate after their dramatic draw with Borussia Dortmund. Photograph: EPA

Schalke came from 4-0 down to deny rivals Borussia Dortmund a much-needed victory as a dramatic Revierderby ended in a 4-4 draw. Pierre-Emerick Auba(...)

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is preparing fans for a ‘big surprise’. Photograph: Ted S. Warren/AP

Louis van Gaal has confirmed Manchester United are in the process of recruiting a new striker. Senior sources at United were insistent last week that (...)

Watford have announced the signing of Tottenham’s Etienne Capoue for a club record fee. Photograph: PA

Watford have announced the signing of midfielder Etienne Capoue from Tottenham for a club-record fee. The 26-year-old has penned a four-year contract (...)

Christian Eriksen of Tottenham Hotspur celebrates scoring from a free kick during the Capital One Cup Semi-Final Second Leg match between Sheffield United and Tottenham Hotspur at Bramall Lane. Photograph Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images

Sheffield United 2-2 Tottenham HotspurThis time it was one step too far for Nigel Clough and the Sheffield United players who have established themse(...)

Tottenham’s Andros Townsend fires a penalty kick past Sheffield United goalkeeper Mark Howard during the first leg of the Capital One Cup semi-final at White Hart Lane. Photograph:  Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Tottenham Hotspur 1 Sheffield United 0On a cold, frantic, often rather fretful night, Tottenham drew enough sting from a room-temperature performance (...)

Danny Rose slides home Tottenham Hotspur’s fourth goal in the FA Cup third-round clash against Burnley   at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Tottenham 4 Burnley 2It was a night that ticked most of the boxes for a topsy-turvy FA Cup replay. There was terrible defending; a contender for the m(...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Erik Lamela celebrates after scoring against Brighton Hove Albion during their English League Cup game at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters

Tottenham 2 Brighton 0 The finish was less extravagant than the one with which he lit up Tottenham Hotspur’s previous midweek cup tie but Erik (...)

Tottenham Hotspur’s Roberto Soldado receives the ball while being guarded by Partizan Belgrade’s Miroslav Vulicevic (right). Photograph: AP Photo/Marko Drobnjakovic

Partizan Belgrade 0 Tottenham Hotspur 0Tottenham held firm in intimidating conditions to kick off the Europa League group stage with a hard-fought goa(...)

 Valencia  announced they have reached an agreement to sign striker Alvaro Negredo on loan from Manchester City with a clause making the deal permanent at the end of the season.  Photograph: Jeff Holmes/PA Wire.

ArsenalPlayers in: Alexis Sánchez (Barcelona, £30m), Mathieu Debuchy (Newcastle, £12m), David Ospina (Nice, undisclosed), Calum Chambers (Southampton,(...)

 Raheem Sterling scores Liverpool’s  opening goal during the  Premier League match against Tottenham Hotspur at White Hart Lane. Photograph: Jamie McDonald/Getty Images

Tottenham 0 Liverpool 3The Premier League has its reminder that Liverpool remain a potent force. That loss at the Etihad Stadium was exorcised here in(...)