Glenn Moore

Glenn Moore is Football Editor for The Independent and a Uefa B licence holder.

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A fans’ poll revealed that the majority of those questioned wanted Alan Pardew to be sacked

Analysis: Is Paul Lambert or Alan Pardew the better manager?

The Weekend Dossier: Plotting wage bills against league position shows it is not always easy to work out

Joe Hart cannot stop Jerome Boateng's strike

Bayern Munich vs Manchester City: Five things we learnt from the Allianz Arena

Bayern Munich 1 Manchester City 0

Chelsea striker Diego Costa celebrates scoring one of his hat-trick goals against Swansea

Chelsea vs Swansea: Jose Mourinho hails selfless attitude of Costa, his new special one

John Terry may have scored an own goal on Saturday but at least he was playing for Chelsea. Petr Cech was on the bench, Didier Drogba did not get that close, and Frank Lampard was hooked after 45 minutes playing across the capital at Arsenal for Manchester City.

Chelsea vs Swansea match report: Diego Costa hat-trick cuts down Swans

Spanish striker makes it seven goals in four games and Rémy scores his first as Chelsea open up three-point gap over rivals at top of the table

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal with Angel Di Maria, his most expensive signing
Jordan Henderson

England analysis: A new source of midfield goals is needed

The current crop aren't adding vital goals from deep

Fabian Delph
Xherdan Shaqiri in action for Switzerland

Switzerland vs England: Can Swiss make the most of golden generation?

Switzerland has a population of eight million, winter sports are as popular as football, the average attendance of the top 20 teams in their domestic league system is around 7,000. So how is it they are top 10 in the Fifa rankings and were a minute from taking Argentina to a penalty shoot-out for a place in the World Cup quarter-finals?

England goalkeeper Ray Clemence is beaten as Claudio Sulser scores Switzerland’s second goal in their 2-1 win in Basel on 30 May, 1981

Switzerland vs England: It can't be as ugly for England as Basel '81

Glenn Moore remembers a previous visit to Switzerland that was marred by riots, defeat and a manager trying to quit

Wayne Rooney looks back on the World Cup as a disaster

Switzerland vs England: World Cup failure was the worst moment of my career, says Wayne Rooney

The new captain has struggled to shake off the misery of England's poor display in Brazil and is determined it won't happen again
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Scottish referendum: The Yes vote was the love that dared speak its name, but it was not to be

Despite the result, this is the end of the status quo

Boyd Tonkin on the fall-out from the Scottish referendum
Manolo Blahnik: The high priest of heels talks flats, Englishness, and why he loves Mary Beard

Manolo Blahnik: Flats, Englishness, and Mary Beard

The shoe designer who has been dubbed 'the patron saint of the stiletto'
The Beatles biographer reveals exclusive original manuscripts of some of the best pop songs ever written

Scrambled eggs and LSD

Behind The Beatles' lyrics - thanks to Hunter Davis's original manuscript copies
'Normcore' fashion: Blending in is the new standing out in latest catwalk non-trend

'Normcore': Blending in is the new standing out

Just when fashion was in grave danger of running out of trends, it only went and invented the non-trend. Rebecca Gonsalves investigates
Dance’s new leading ladies fight back: How female vocalists are now writing their own hits

New leading ladies of dance fight back

How female vocalists are now writing their own hits
Mystery of the Ground Zero wedding photo

A shot in the dark

Mystery of the wedding photo from Ground Zero
His life, the universe and everything

His life, the universe and everything

New biography sheds light on comic genius of Douglas Adams
Save us from small screen superheroes

Save us from small screen superheroes

Shows like Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D are little more than marketing tools
Reach for the skies

Reach for the skies

From pools to football pitches, rooftop living is looking up
These are the 12 best hotel spas in the UK

12 best hotel spas in the UK

Some hotels go all out on facilities; others stand out for the sheer quality of treatments
These Iranian-controlled Shia militias used to specialise in killing American soldiers. Now they are fighting Isis, backed up by US airstrikes

Widespread fear of Isis is producing strange bedfellows

Iranian-controlled Shia militias that used to kill American soldiers are now fighting Isis, helped by US airstrikes
Topshop goes part Athena poster, part last spring Prada

Topshop goes part Athena poster, part last spring Prada

Shoppers don't come to Topshop for the unique
How to make a Lego masterpiece

How to make a Lego masterpiece

Toy breaks out of the nursery and heads for the gallery
Meet the ‘Endies’ – city dwellers who are too poor to have fun

Meet the ‘Endies’ – city dwellers who are too poor to have fun

Urbanites are cursed with an acronym pointing to Employed but No Disposable Income or Savings
Paisley’s decision to make peace with IRA enemies might remind the Arabs of Sadat

Ian Paisley’s decision to make peace with his IRA enemies

His Save Ulster from Sodomy campaign would surely have been supported by many a Sunni imam