Sport Wayne Rooney and James Wilson applaud the travelling Manchester United fans

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.

Ross Barkley would command a sky-high price if City were to rekindle their interest

Burnley vs Everton: Ross Barkley has no buy-out clause in his contract, reveals Roberto Martinez

The England international agreed a four-year deal over the summer, but that has not stopped other clubs showing interest

Aiden McGeady goes close for Everton

Burnley vs Everton: Premier League match preview

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

Kieran Trippier vs Seamus Coleman: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Burnley and Everton

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' defenders ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at Turf Moor

Lille vs Everton: Everton fans attacked ahead of Europa League game

Club confirms incident in France

Roberto Martinez remonstrates on the sideline during Everton's 3-2 defeat to Crystal Palace

Lille vs Everton: Europa League match preview

A look ahead to tonight’s Europa League fixture at Stade Pierre-Mauroy

Romelu Lukaku celebrate his goal

Everton vs Aston Villa match report: Romeul Lukaku hastens Villa decline by winning battle of Belgians

Everton 3 Aston Villa 0: £28m striker on target as Jagielka and Coleman help secure three points

David Moyes recognised the failings of his brief reign at Old Trafford

David Moyes: 'I am ready to return', says former Manchester United and Everton manager

The 51-year-old is 'waiting on the right job'

Premier League: Everton vs Aston Villa match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at Goodison Park

Gareth Barry vs Tom Cleverley: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Everton and Aston Villa

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' midfielders ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at Goodison Park

Everton vs Aston Villa: Toffees 'can't afford' to rest Romelu Lukaku

The striker has struggled for form this term

Ross Barkley is nearing a return

Everton vs Aston Villa: Roberto Martinez reveals Ross Barkley is nearing a return but warns England against overplaying the midfielder

Barkley has not played at all this season and Martinez has urged Gareth Southgate to think twice about selecting him for the Under-21 European Championships

Everton fight back over BBC’s ‘flawed and misleading’ Price of Football survey

Toffees chief said characterisation of clubs was unfair

Steven Naismith

Scotland vs Georgia: Steven Naismith not taking place for granted despite excellent start to the season

Everton striker heads into Saturday;s European Championship qualifier having already scored four times this season

MUST WATCH: Everton release playercam video strapped to young goalkeeper Russell Griffiths

Griffiths goes through his paces on the club's pre-season tour

ELiaquim Mangala

Premier League TV schedule: Sky Sports and BT Sport announce live games for Christmas period

Chelsea, Manchester United and Arsenal all live on Boxing Day

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Christmas Appeal

Meet the charity giving homeless veterans hope – and who they turn to when no one else can help
Should doctors and patients learn to plan humane, happier endings rather than trying to prolong life?

Is it always right to try to prolong life?

Most of us would prefer to die in our own beds, with our families beside us. But, as a GP, Margaret McCartney sees too many end their days in a medicalised battle
Thomas Cook's outgoing boss Harriet Green got by on four hours sleep a night - is that what it takes for women to get to the top?

What does it take for women to get to the top?

Thomas Cook's outgoing boss Harriet Green got by on four hours sleep a night and told women they had to do more if they wanted to get on
Christmas jumper craze: Inside the UK factory behind this year's multicultural must-have

Knitting pretty: British Christmas Jumpers

Simmy Richman visits Jack Masters, the company behind this year's multicultural must-have
French chefs have launched a campaign to end violence in kitchens - should British restaurants follow suit?

French chefs campaign against bullying

A group of top chefs signed a manifesto against violence in kitchens following the sacking of a chef at a Paris restaurant for scalding his kitchen assistant with a white-hot spoon
Radio 4 to broadcast 10-hour War and Peace on New Year's Day as Controller warns of cuts

Just what you need on a New Year hangover...

Radio 4 to broadcast 10-hour adaptation of War and Peace on first day of 2015
Cuba set to stage its first US musical in 50 years

Cuba to stage first US musical in 50 years

Claire Allfree finds out if the new production of Rent will hit the right note in Havana
Christmas 2014: 10 best educational toys

Learn and play: 10 best educational toys

Of course you want them to have fun, but even better if they can learn at the same time
Paul Scholes column: I like Brendan Rodgers as a manager but Liverpool seem to be going backwards not forwards this season

Paul Scholes column

I like Brendan Rodgers as a manager but Liverpool seem to be going backwards not forwards this season
Lewis Moody column: Stuart Lancaster has made all the right calls – now England must deliver

Lewis Moody: Lancaster has made all the right calls – now England must deliver

So what must the red-rose do differently? They have to take the points on offer 
Cameron, Miliband and Clegg join forces for Homeless Veterans campaign

Cameron, Miliband and Clegg join forces for Homeless Veterans campaign

It's in all our interests to look after servicemen and women who fall on hard times, say party leaders
Millionaire Sol Campbell wades into wealthy backlash against Labour's mansion tax

Sol Campbell cries foul at Labour's mansion tax

The former England defender joins Myleene Klass, Griff Rhys Jones and Melvyn Bragg in criticising proposals
Nicolas Sarkozy returns: The ex-President is preparing to fight for the leadership of France's main opposition party – but will he win big enough?

Sarkozy returns

The ex-President is preparing to fight for the leadership of France's main opposition party – but will he win big enough?
Is the criticism of Ed Miliband a coded form of anti-Semitism?

Is the criticism of Miliband anti-Semitic?

Attacks on the Labour leader have coalesced around a sense that he is different, weird, a man apart. But is the criticism more sinister?
Ouija boards are the must-have gift this Christmas, fuelled by a schlock horror film

Ouija boards are the must-have festive gift

Simon Usborne explores the appeal - and mysteries - of a century-old parlour game