Christian Stuani of Girona celebrates after scoring his team’s first goal during their La Liga win over Real Madrid. Photo: Alex Caparros/Getty Images

Girona 2 Real Madrid 1 Girona claimed a stunning 2-1 victory over Real Madrid to deal a major blow to the LaLiga champions’ hopes of retaining their (...)

Pedro heads home Chelsea’s opening goal in the FA Cup fifth-round game against Wolves at  Molineux. Photograph: Nick Potts/PA Wire

FA Cup round-up: Chelsea were made to work by Wolves but the Premier League leaders eventually triumphed 2-0 at Molineux to keep hopes of a league and(...)

Liverpool’s Brazilian midfielder Philippe Coutinho is an injury doubt to face Southampton this weekend. Photograph: Getty Images

SATURDAY Crystal Palace (16th) v Manchester City (3rd) Palace goalkeeper Steve Mandanda is expected to be out for a couple of weeks with a knee i(...)

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp will hope to have James Milner available this weekend. Photograph: Phil Noble/PA

SATURDAY Crystal Palace (11th) v Liverpool (3rd) Crystal Palace have a doubt over Jason Puncheon. He missed the 3-1 defeat to Leicester due to a (...)

Arsene Wenger celebrates his 20th anniversary as Arsenal manager this weekend against opponents who have caused him more anguish than almost any other team. The Frenchman has won only five of his last 31 meetings against Chelsea and had his last major milestone - his 1,000th match as Arsenal manager - spoilt by a 6-0 thrashing at Stamford Bridge. Photograph: Getty Images

Saturday Arsenal (4th) v Chelsea (5th) Arsene Wenger will recall a host of first-team regulars after making 11 changes for Tuesday night’s League(...)

Middlesbrough’s Christian Stuani celebrates scoring their first goal in the premier league game against Middlesbrough at the  Stadium of Light. Photograph:  Lee Smith/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Sunderland 1 Middlesbrough 2 Two goals from Cristhian Stuani did much more than merely win the Wear-Tees derby. Quite apart from securing Middlesbrou(...)

Colombia’s James Rodriguez celebrates after scoring his second against Uruguay  at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro. Photograph: Sergio Moraes / Reuters

Colombia 2 Uruguay 0 Uruguay followed their shamed striker Luis Suarez out of the World Cup as the furore over his lengthy ban for biting was e(...)

A Uruguayan fan holds a sign in solidarity with player Luis Suarez while waiting for his arrival outside Montevideo’s Carrasco international airport . Photograph: Carlos Pazos/Reuters

Following its vehement defence while waiting on Fifa’s judgement, all Uruguay is today grieving with the condemned Luis Suárez, thrown out of the Worl(...)

Uruguay’s Edinson Cavani scored the first goal  against Slovenia in Montevideo. Photograph:  Andres Stapff/Reuters

Striker Edinson Cavani and substitute Christian Stuani scored to fire Uruguay to a 2-0 win over Slovenia in their final World Cup warmup at the Cente(...)