Martin Hardy

Martin Hardy is a football reporter at 'The Independent'.

Will Leicester do a Norwich, a Newcastle – or a Nottingham Forest?

After their win at Manchester City, it’s time to take Leicester very, very seriously. But they are not the first team of underdogs to be in front of the pack with the line looming. Here, players from three other sides tell their stories... and the differing outcomes

How Allardyce has revived Sunderland

They were bottom of the table when Allardyce was appointed in October but visit Arsenal on Saturday out of the bottom three and seeking a third straight win. Martin Hardy identifies the five changes that made the difference

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