Sport Jermain Defoe celebrates scoring his first goal for Sunderland with Jordi Gomez

Sunderland 2 Burnley 0: Connor Wickham and Jermain Defoe strike Sunderland to victory

Premier League injury news: Who's in and who's out this weekend? Arsenal could have 11 players missing and Manchester United nine

Swansea may not have any players missing when they face West Ham

Alan Pardew makes a point on the touchline last night

Burnley 1 Newcastle 1: 'We are Newcastle, we have to take risks,' says Alan Pardew after double substitution pays off

'I wanted to bring on more technically accomplished players,' manager said

Premier League - LIVE: With action from around the grounds including Leicester City vs Liverpool and Manchester United vs Stoke City

Follow all of the news and updates from a bumper night of action

Burnley vs Newcastle Premier League match preview

A look ahead to the mid-week Premier League fixture at Turf Moor

Burnley vs Aston Villa: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at Turf Moor

Premier League weekend review: Arsenal fall to United smash and grab, Chelsea remain unbeaten while Liverpool falter at Selhurst again

Video: The Independent looks back at the major headlines from the weekend's Premier League action

Wayne Rooney and James Wilson applaud the travelling Manchester United fans

Manchester United named Premier League's loudest fans despite late push by Chelsea according to 'Smart Meter' app

Manchester United's fans can lay claim to being the loudest in the Premier League, although Jose Mourinho's criticism spurred the Chelsea faithful on to give them a real run for their money this weekend.

Burnley can do the impossible and stay in the Premier League, claims Sean Dyche

New boys are settling in to life in the Premier League

Danny Ings opens the scoring for Burnley

Stoke vs Burnley match report: Two-minute double from Danny Ings lifts Clarets off the bottom to continue resurgence

Stoke 1 Burnley 2: Striker finds the net twice in two minutes to ensure Stoke fightback comes o nothing

Bojan (left) in action for Stoke

Stoke City vs Burnley: Premier League match preview

A look ahead into this weekend’s game at the Britannia Stadium

Premier League weekend review: Arsenal bottle it again; Spurs suffer another Europa League hangover; Chelsea march on

Video: The Independent looks back at the major headlines from the weekend's Premier League action

Burnley vs Hull City reaction: Ashley Barnes and Burnley off the mark and full of new hope

The Clarets picked up their first win of the season

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Michael Calvin: Time for Old Firm to put aside bigotry and forge new links

Michael Calvin's Last Word

Time for Old Firm to put aside bigotry and forge new links
Isis hostage crisis: The prisoner swap has only one purpose for the militants - recognition its Islamic State exists and that foreign nations acknowledge its power

Isis hostage crisis

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
11 best winter skin treats

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

Paul Scholes column

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

Christopher Beanland explores the underrated appeal of these palaces of pen-pushing