Nick Szczepanik is a freelance sports writer contributing mainly to The Independent.
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
Queens Park Rangers 1 Charlton Athletic 0 match report: Charlie Austin powers home to hail Harry Redknapp milestone
24 November 2013 02:44 AM
QPR celebrated Harry Redknapp’s 30 years in football management yesterday with a spectacular winning goal by Charlie Austin that was a more fitting tribute to his career to date than the rest of the game.
10 November 2013 12:00 AM
England duo Rickie Lambert and Adam Lallana were on target
West Ham United 0 Aston Villa 0 match report: Toothless Hammers end their losing streak but Villa’s drought continues
03 November 2013 12:00 AM
Villa striker Christian Benteke came closest to breaking the deadlock when he hit the post
27 October 2013 11:34 PM
Clubs that appear unexpectedly in the higher reaches of the Premier League early in the season are usually modest about their ambitions – “No one’s talking about Europe, we take each game as it comes”, that sort of thing – and wait for reality to overtake them, perhaps once an easy run of fixtures comes to an end.
Of course, teenage girls need role models – but not like beauty vlogger Zoella
Cameron is warned 'no possibility' of UK reducing immigration and that bid to bring in quota on migrant workers would be illegal
Support for EU membership 'at highest level since 1991' with most Brits wanting to stay 'in'
Thousands with degenerative conditions classified as 'fit to work in future' – despite no possibility of improvement
Attacks on 'Ukip Calypso' show how skewed people’s priorities are
Poppy Appeal 2014: This is why I won't be wearing a red poppy this year
- 1 Revolutionary lost Caravaggio painting 'Mary Magdalen in Ecstasy' identified
- 2 McKamey Manor: This 'extreme' haunted house is the stuff of nightmares
- 3 Russell Brand says he will 'probably' give up acting to focus on his revolution
- 4 Watch what happened when food critics were unknowingly served McDonald's
- 5 David Beckham's Haig Club whisky is exactly what’s wrong with the Highlands