Sport Cameron Jerome
MATCH REPORTMiddlesbrough 0 Norwich 2: Early goals from Cameron Jerome and Nathan Redmond see Norwich make swift return to the top flight
Chelsea striker Diego Costa celebrates after scoring the final goal of his team’s 6-3 victory at Everton
From the sublime goals of Mata and Di Maria, and a selection to stunning games to the ridiculous situation of Premier League players paid millions who don’t want to train
Radamel Falcao during his time at Manchester United
TRANSFER ANALYSISThe club have opted not to sign the Colombian on a permanent basis
Radamel Falcao
ANALYSISThese seven players suggest they might
POLL RESULTSA humiliating 6-1 defeat on the final day has seen calls for Rodgers to grow increase
Steven Gerrard scores for Liverpool
VIDEOStoke 6 Liverpool 1: Truly awful performance at Britannia at least saw skipper score
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers (left) with Raheem Sterling
COMMENTAgents will never go out of business in football's cut-throat buyers' market, writes Ian Herbert
LATESTThe club are heading through west London to celebrate winning the Premier League title
MATCH REPORTNewcastle 2 West Ham 0: Newcastle did what was required of them to ensure they remained in the top flight thanks to goals from Moussa Sissoko and Jonas Gutierrez
REACTION Scenes at Stamford Bridge were not impromptu, reports Jack Pitt-Brooke from Stamford Bridge
VIDEOChelsea celebrate with the Premier League trophy (and lots of champagne)
Hull have the ball in the back of the net, but it was offside
MATCH REPORTHull 0 Manchester United 0: Hull were unable to pull off another great escape despite a lively performance
Frank Lampard celebrates his goal against Southampton
MATCH REPORTManchester City 2 Southampton 0: Sergio Aguero got the other at the Etihad
TRANSFER TALKManchester City have offered the midfielder a new deal but Manuel Pellegrini admits it is up to the player
MATCH REPORTEverton 0 Tottenham 1: Spurs striker back among the goals
MATCH REPORTLeicester 5 QPR 1: Leicester end season with impressive win
MATCH REPORTAston Villa 0 Burnley 1: Aston Villa with one eye on FA Cup
MATCH REPORTCrystal Palace 1 Swansea 0: Chamakh scores first goal since August for
Newcastle remain £129m in debt to owner Mike Ashley
LATESTControversial Magpies' owner insists he won't be selling as he takes the blame for club's plight
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers (left) with Raheem Sterling
COMMENT Michael Calvin: Raheem Sterling is a strong character but he is being misguided
The best manager quotes of the year
REVIEW From Mourinho to Pearson, Van Gaal to Sherwood, take a look at a selection of the funniest and most embarrassing manager quotes from the past nine months of the Premier League
Jermain Beckford's shirt then appeared for sale on Gumtree
Celebrating their return to the Football League wasn't quite as slick as Chelsea's parade
Liverpool striker posts picture of himself in chains, surrounded by a skull, sword and a cobweb
Jack Wilshere celebrates his final-day strike
There was a shock winner of last night's gong
VIDEOIt's easily the strangest red card we've ever seen
Striker included in Ligue 1 'worst team of season'
LATESTClub waste no time parting ways with Allardyce and begin search for next boss
West Ham may live to regret parting ways with the manager
David Moyes
ANALYSISA look at the contenders to lead the Hammers
REACTIONEvery player who reached double figures in the Premier League
PREVIEWMiddlesbrough vs Norwich: A look ahead to the most financially lucrative match in football
The Premier League alternative awards
VOTEFrom the unluckiest player to the worst attempt at a head-butt - we remember some of the stranger moments from the season
Gary Cahill became a cult figure before last year’s World Cup
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW As Chelsea prepare to parade the Premier League trophy, the England defender’s part in their triumph can seem underplayed. He tells Ian Herbert about being written off – and then proving people wrong
Charlie Adam celebrates scoring against Tottenham
EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW For Stoke’s Charlie Adam the campaign that finishes today began with frustration but ends with elation and acclaim
GALLERYA look at what your team will be wearing next season
Yaya Toure of Manchester City
Manchester City midfielder reportedly stopped by police in his Porsche while speeding on the M6
Any clubs hoping to snap the Italian up could be disappointed
The Queen and the letter sent to Charlie
This is the brilliant response from Buckingham Palace
GALLERYNo one reached Taribo West levels, but there were still a few players the should have been sent back to the barber
Latest football video
Sport blogs

The Football Lawyer: The career of a Premier League footballer is similar to that of a City professional

In football, where money talks, there are few pronouncements louder than the salary of a Premier Lea...

A World Cricket XI for the ages

One man’s pursuit of cricketing nerd nirvana: an all-time XI made up of a player from each decade 19...

Wheels: Journeys in Parlympic Sport

The World Cup is all well and good, but James Moore can't wait for the arrival of new chairs for his...

The Independent around the web
Daily Quiz
Have you tried new the Independent Digital Edition apps?

Bleacher Report

Independent Dating

By clicking 'Search' you
are agreeing to our
Terms of Use.

Featured Advertorials

Day In a Page

Abuse - and the hell that came afterwards

Abuse - and the hell that follows

James Rhodes on the extraordinary legal battle to publish his memoir
Why we need a 'tranquility map' of England, according to campaigners

It's oh so quiet!

The case for a 'tranquility map' of England
'Timeless fashion': It may be a paradox, but the industry loves it

'Timeless fashion'

It may be a paradox, but the industry loves it
If the West needs a bridge to the 'moderates' inside Isis, maybe we could have done with Osama bin Laden staying alive after all

Could have done with Osama bin Laden staying alive?

Robert Fisk on the Fountainheads of World Evil in 2011 - and 2015
New exhibition celebrates the evolution of swimwear

Evolution of swimwear

From bathing dresses in the twenties to modern bikinis
Sun, sex and an anthropological study: One British academic's summer of hell in Magaluf

Sun, sex and an anthropological study

One academic’s summer of hell in Magaluf
From Shakespeare to Rising Damp... to Vicious

Frances de la Tour's 50-year triumph

'Rising Damp' brought De la Tour such recognition that she could be forgiven if she'd never been able to move on. But at 70, she continues to flourish - and to beguile
'That Whitsun, I was late getting away...'

Ian McMillan on the Whitsun Weddings

This weekend is Whitsun, and while the festival may no longer resonate, Larkin's best-loved poem, lives on - along with the train journey at the heart of it
Kathryn Williams explores the works and influences of Sylvia Plath in a new light

Songs from the bell jar

Kathryn Williams explores the works and influences of Sylvia Plath
How one man's day in high heels showed him that Cannes must change its 'no flats' policy

One man's day in high heels

...showed him that Cannes must change its 'flats' policy
Is a quiet crusade to reform executive pay bearing fruit?

Is a quiet crusade to reform executive pay bearing fruit?

Dominic Rossi of Fidelity says his pressure on business to control rewards is working. But why aren’t other fund managers helping?
The King David Hotel gives precious work to Palestinians - unless peace talks are on

King David Hotel: Palestinians not included

The King David is special to Jerusalem. Nick Kochan checked in and discovered it has some special arrangements, too
More people moving from Australia to New Zealand than in the other direction for first time in 24 years

End of the Aussie brain drain

More people moving from Australia to New Zealand than in the other direction for first time in 24 years
Meditation is touted as a cure for mental instability but can it actually be bad for you?

Can meditation be bad for you?

Researching a mass murder, Dr Miguel Farias discovered that, far from bringing inner peace, meditation can leave devotees in pieces
Eurovision 2015: Australians will be cheering on their first-ever entrant this Saturday

Australia's first-ever Eurovision entrant

Australia, a nation of kitsch-worshippers, has always loved the Eurovision Song Contest. Maggie Alderson says it'll fit in fine