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Steve Tongue is a Football Correspondent for The Independent.

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Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has gone from 'the king of Manchester to the devil'

Dutch coach attacked fickle nature of media and fans

The two managers Steve Bruce (left) and Harry Redknapp watch the action unfold at Loftus Road

QPR transfer news: Harry Redknapp targets Leroy Fer and new striker after defeat to Hull City

Rangers missed a penalty at Loftus Road as they tried to draw level on their return to the Premier League

James Chester makes it 1-0 to the visitors, heading home from a corner early in the second half

Queens Park Rangers vs Hull match report: James Chester disrupts Rio Ferdinand’s ‘masterclass’

QPR 0 Hull 1: Former England defender’s single mistake and Austin’s late penalty miss ruin Rangers’ return

Bartosz Bereszynski of Legia Warszaw

Legia Warsaw accuse Celtic in row over Champions League spot

The Polish side had brought on a suspended player in the tie

Fulham manager Felix Magath

Ipswich Town vs Fulham match report: Fulham face a hard climb back to top on this showing

Ipswich Town 2 Fulham 1: After 13 years in the top flight an inexperienced side find themselves outplayed by Ipswich

Bob and Mike Bryan (left) lost in five sets to Jack Sock and Vasek Pospisil

Defeat forces defiant Bryan brothers back into the gym

After 26 Grand Slam finals, it might be expected that the Californian twins Mike and Bob Bryan, the most successful doubles pairing in the history of tennis, can treat victory and defeat much the same. Not a bit of it, which could help explain their success and insatiable desire for more of it.

Henman earlier this week

Wimbledon 2014: Tim Henman’s heart is with Roger Federer (but his head is with Novak Djokovic)

But the former British No 1 claims his head says Novak Djokovic will win this year's men's final

Roger Federer celebrates his win over Milos Raonic
Katie Boulter of Great Britain during her Girls' Singles first round match against Priscilla Hon of Australia on day seven of Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2014: Josh Sapwell continues to fly the flag for Britain's juniors after he beats Pedro Iamachkine to reach boys' singles quarter-finals

Director of tennis Matt Willcocks lauds Sapwell as a 'real ray of sunshine' after he reaches last-eight

Petra Kvitova of Czech Republic celebrates after winning her Ladies' Singles semi-final match against Lucie Safarova of Czech Republic on day ten of Wimbledon

Wimbledon 2014: Petra Kvitova battles past Czech mate Lucie Safarova to earn crack at second SW19 title

Kvitove defeats Safarova 7-6(8-6) 6-1 and will meet the winner of Eugenie Bouchard v Simona Halep

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The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power, says Robert Fisk
Missing salvage expert who found $50m of sunken treasure before disappearing, tracked down at last

The runaway buccaneers and the ship full of gold

Salvage expert Tommy Thompson found sunken treasure worth millions. Then he vanished... until now
Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

Homeless Veterans appeal: ‘If you’re hard on the world you are hard on yourself’

Maverick artist Grayson Perry backs our campaign
Assisted Dying Bill: I want to be able to decide about my own death - I want to have control of my life

Assisted Dying Bill: 'I want control of my life'

This week the Assisted Dying Bill is debated in the Lords. Virginia Ironside, who has already made plans for her own self-deliverance, argues that it's time we allowed people a humane, compassionate death
Move over, kale - cabbage is the new rising star

Cabbage is king again

Sophie Morris banishes thoughts of soggy school dinners and turns over a new leaf
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Give your moisturiser a helping hand: 11 best winter skin treats

Get an extra boost of nourishment from one of these hard-working products
Paul Scholes column: The more Jose Mourinho attempts to influence match officials, the more they are likely to ignore him

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The more Jose Mourinho attempts to influence match officials, the more they are likely to ignore him
Frank Warren column: No cigar, but pots of money: here come the Cubans

Frank Warren's Ringside

No cigar, but pots of money: here come the Cubans
Isis hostage crisis: Militant group stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

Isis stands strong as its numerous enemies fail to find a common plan to defeat it

The jihadis are being squeezed militarily and economically, but there is no sign of an implosion, says Patrick Cockburn
Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action

Virtual reality: Seeing is believing

Virtual reality thrusts viewers into the frontline of global events - and puts film-goers at the heart of the action
Homeless Veterans appeal: MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’

Homeless Veterans appeal

MP says Coalition ‘not doing enough’ to help
Larry David, Steve Coogan and other comedians share stories of depression in new documentary

Comedians share stories of depression

The director of the new documentary, Kevin Pollak, tells Jessica Barrett how he got them to talk
Has The Archers lost the plot with it's spicy storylines?

Has The Archers lost the plot?

A growing number of listeners are voicing their discontent over the rural soap's spicy storylines; so loudly that even the BBC's director-general seems worried, says Simon Kelner
English Heritage adds 14 post-war office buildings to its protected lists

14 office buildings added to protected lists

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Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Scientists unearthed the cranial fragments from Manot Cave in West Galilee