Jan Kirchhoff

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 Sam Allardyce  arriving at Goodison Park for  the Premier League match between Everton and West Ham United on November 29th. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

This is a public health warning: some of you should remove any sharp implements nearby because what follows is a defence of Sam Allardyce, football ma(...)

John O’Shea leads the run during the Republic of Ireland training session at the FAI National Training Centre on Friday. Photograph:  Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Republic of Ireland defender John O’Shea is among a number of senior players not included on Sunderland’s retained list in the wake of relegation. Th(...)

Jonathan Walters of Stoke City celebrates scoring his team’s first goal against Burnley at Bet365 Stadium. Photograph: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

Burnley slipped to their third successive defeat of the Premier League season on Saturday as Stoke City cruised to a 2-0 win at home. Republic of I(...)

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 (...)

Arsenal’s Petr Cech saves from Sunderland’s Jermain Defoe during the Premier League game at the  Stadium of Light. Photograph: Lee Smith/Action Images via Reuters/Livepic

Sunderland 0 Arsenal 0 Jermain Defoe had suggested that, after playing on Thursday night, Arsenal might still be “dehydrated” and Sunderland could be(...)

Sunderland celebrate Jermain Defoe’s second half strike in their 3-0 win over Norwich City at Carrow Road. Photograph: PA

Norwich City 0 Sunderland 3 Sunderland grabbed a survival lifeline as goals from Fabio Borini, Jermain Defoe and Duncan Watmore secured a priceless(...)

Jamie Vardy scored twice as Leicester City moved closer to the title with a 2-0 win at Sunderland. Photograph: Getty

Sunderland 0 Leicester City 2 As the final whistle blew, half the pitch remained bathed in glorious spring sunshine but the rest was shrouded in de(...)

Aleksandar Mitrovic  collides with a fan as he celebrates scoring Newcastle United’s equaliser in the Premier League game against Sunderland at St James’ Park. Photograph:   Stu Forster/Getty Images

Newcastle United 1 Sunderland 1 An afternoon on which Rafael Benitez frequently looked like a man enduring a most unwelcome introduction to the despa(...)

Jermain Defoe scored in the 89th minute to give Sunderland a 2-2 draw at Anfield. Photograph: PA

Liverpool 2 Sunderland 2 Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe scored an 89th-minute equaliser as Liverpool — without their ill manager Jurgen Klopp — squ(...)

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