New Stoke City manager Michael O’Neill  celebrates his team’s first goal during the Sky Bet Championship match against  Barnsley  at Oakwell Stadium. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Getty Images

New Stoke boss Michael O’Neill had an instant impact as his side hammered Barnsley 4-2 at Oakwell in the bottom-of-the-table Championship clash. The (...)

Teemu Pukki in action for  Norwich City  against Tom Lees and Liam Palmer of Sheffield Wednesday during the  Championship match  at Hillsborough. Photograph: George Wood/Getty Images

Norwich moved top of the Championship with a thumping 4-0 win at Sheffield Wednesday. Mario Vrancic missed an early penalty but the Canaries took con(...)

Atdhe Nuhiu of Sheffield Wednesday shoots past Liam Moore of Reading during their FA Cup fourth round clash. Photo: Matthew Lewis/Getty Images

Sheffield Wednesday 3 Reading 1 Atdhe Nuhiu scored twice as Sheffield Wednesday beat Reading 3-1 to advance to the fifth round of the FA Cup. George(...)

Huddersfield Town players react to the winning penalty at Wembley. Photograph: Reuters

Huddersfield 0 Reading 0 (Huddersfield win 4-3 on penalties) Huddersfield Town are back in England’s top-flight after a 45 year absence and a suspens(...)

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain’s brace helped Arsenal to a 2-0 win over Readnig. Photograph: Reuters

Arsenal 2 Reading 0 To Arsène Wenger, it remains one of the “craziest games” of his 20-year Arsenal career. When his team beat Reading 7-5 at the Mad(...)

Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici  stretches for the ball but  fails to stop a shot by Arsenal’s Alexis Sanchez in extra-time during the FA Cup semi-final  at Wembley. Photograph: Mike Hewitt/Getty Images

Arsenal 2 Reading 1 (aet, 1-1 after 90 mins)A fumble from Reading goalkeeper Adam Federici in extra time handed Arsenal a 2-1 victory and a place in t(...)

Reading goalscorer Garath McCleary was allegedly racially abused by a supporter during his side’s 3-0 FA Cup replay  over Bradford City. Photograph: Reuters

The Reading winger Garath McCleary was allegedly racially abused by a supporter during Monday night’s FA Cup replay at the Madejski Stadium, with an i(...)

Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio celebrates the winner at the Stadium of Light. Photograph: Getty Images

The relegation woes of all three teams at the bottom of the Barclays Premier League intensified as they all suffered defeats on Saturday. (...)

Manchester United's Wayne Rooney celebrates with Robin van Persie after scoring against Reading at Old Trafford. Photograph: Nigel Roddis/Reuters

Wayne Rooney ’s 16th goal of the season was enough to propel Manchester United 15 points clear with just nine games remaining in the Premier L(...)