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Joe Cole

FA Cup: West Ham v Manchester United match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's FA Cup fixture at Upton Park

Joe Cole celebrates his first goal for Liverpool since April 2011

Cole to move to West Ham in permanent deal

Liverpool midfielder Joe Cole is set to join former club West Ham United on a permanent deal. The 31-year-old is thought to have travelled to London for a medical after Liverpool agreed a deal.

Grant Holt

Premier League: West Ham v Norwich match preview

A look ahead to this week's Premier League fixture at Upton Park

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Everton's leading scorer last season, but often wasteful in possession and far from lethal in front of goal. 5/10

West Ham wary of threat posed by Everton forward Nikica Jelavic

Nikica Jelavic could have joined West Ham

The future of the Olympic Stadium is still undecided

West Ham to be named preferred bidders in Olympic Stadium ruling today

The outcome of a bid by West Ham to move into the Olympic Stadium should be revealed today.

Mark Noble helps West Ham to a fine start to the season
David de Gea

David de Gea says there is 'added pressure' at Manchester United

David de Gea has admitted he is under more pressure at Manchester United than he has ever experienced in his career.

Andy Carroll of West Ham attempts a magnificent bicycle kick against Manchester City

Premier League: Newcastle United v West Ham match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at St James’ Park

Daniel Agger and Luis Suarez, of Liverpool, put pressure on Anzhi last night
Andy Carroll is on loan at West Ham

'I didn't get a chance': Andy Carroll speaks out about being shown the Liverpool exit

Andy Carroll claims he was not given a “fair chance” to prove himself at Liverpool before being ushered out on loan to West Ham.

Fabio Borini: Liverpool decided he needs surgery to repair a fractured bone in his foot

Liverpool's Fabio Borini out for three months with foot fracture

Liverpool expect to be without Fabio Borini for around three months after an operation on a fractured bone in his foot.

Luis Suarez scored to send his team through to the next round

Late Luis Suarez goal for Liverpool breaks Hearts and spares Pepe Reina's blushes

Liverpool 1 Hearts 1 (Liverpool win 2-1 on aggregate)

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers

Brendan Rodgers: Liverpool haven't broken Hearts yet

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers insists his side still have plenty of work ahead to dispose of Hearts and book their place in the Europa League group stages.

Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney

Wayne Rooney can thrive in deeper role says Roy Hodgson

England coach Roy Hodgson is confident Wayne Rooney can thrive in a deeper role behind a central striker.

Liverpool defender Daniel Agger

Brendan Rodgers says Daniel Agger wants to stay at Liverpool, despite Manchester City interest

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has stressed both he and defender Daniel Agger see the player remaining at the club.

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