Nick Szczepanik is a freelance sports writer contributing mainly to The Independent.
Crystal Palace 1 Stoke City 0 match report: Tony Pulis plots Palace revival as Jason Puncheon lands killer blow
19 January 2014 12:00 AM
Palace record their first win in four after midfielder ends turbulent week with a sweetly-timed finish
12 January 2014 12:00 AM
Last season's Super Bowl runners-up are aiming to go one better this year
11 January 2014 05:22 PM
West Brom's four-match unbeaten run came to an end with their new manager watching from the stands as Lallana netted winner
05 January 2014 12:00 AM
Momentum, if not logic, favour Mike McCoy's men in Super Bowl race
Southampton 4 Burnley 3 match report: Three Lions roar for Southampton as courageous Burnley go down fighting
04 January 2014 05:21 PM
Nathaniel Clyne, Rickie Lambert and former Burnley striker Jay Rodriguez also score for Saints with Sam Vokes, Danny Ings and Kevin Long on target for the Clarets
28 December 2013 12:00 AM
Sam Allardyce, the West Ham United manager, knows that he must minimise the pressure on his players after they dropped into the bottom three of the Premier League on Boxing Day. Their first chance comes at lunchtime today at home to West Bromwich Albion, who are only three points better off.
West Ham 1 Arsenal 3 match report: Theo Walcott calms Arsene Wenger fears as Arsenal come back to win
26 December 2013 05:16 PM
Cole gave Hammers the lead with Arsenal string a fourth-straight match without a win in the face before Walcott and Podolski sent them back to the top
Southampton 2 Tottenham 3 match report: Emmanuel Adebayor recall pays off for Tim Sherwood's bold Spurs
23 December 2013 01:00 AM
Interim boss Sherwood wins in his first Premier League match as manager
08 December 2013 12:00 AM
Premier League seen as the perfect place for on-loan winger Gerard Deulofeu to mature into a star
Southampton 1 Manchester City 1 match report: Dani Osvaldo fires warning to England as City struggle to cure travel sickness
07 December 2013 05:09 PM
Argentinian-born Italian nets a wonder goal to bring back City's away nightmares
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Plebgate MP Andrew Mitchell called officer a 'little s**t', claim court documents 'exposing ex-Chief Whip's 'record of abusing police'
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
- 1 Hilary Mantel 'should be investigated by police' over Margaret Thatcher assassination story, says Lord Bell
- 2 Stamford Hill council removes 'unacceptable' posters telling women which side of the road to walk down
- 3 Kim Kardashian 'nude pictures' leaked on 4chan weeks after Jennifer Lawrence 'The Fappening' scandal
- 4 Iranian blogger found guilty of insulting Prophet Mohammad on Facebook sentenced to death
- 5 New Tricks: Dennis Waterman to leave the show after a decade of crime-solving