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Olivier Giroud opened the scoring for Arsenal in a comfortable victory - but did was he the man of the match in numerical terms?

Adrian, the West Ham keeper, celebrates scoring the winning kick as his side beat Everton 9-8 on penalties after a thrilling FA Cup 2-2 draw

FA Cup 'excitement' delights Sam Allardyce after West Ham beat Everton on penalties

Sam Allardyce struggled to recall a match of such highs and lows after watching his West Ham side put him through the wringer before goalkeeper Adrian scored the decisive penalty to see them progress to the fourth round of the FA Cup at the expense of 10-man Everton.

Samuel Eto'o exit from Everton: Roberto Martinez admits striker may move on

The striker has been used out of position this season

Lionel Messi signs autographs outside the Ballon d’Or ceremony in Zurich on Monday

Transfer news and rumours - LIVE: Lionel Messi latest, plus talk on Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea and Liverpool

The latest stories and all the transfer rumours on Tuesday 13 January

Arsenal have spent less than QPR, Hull and Crystal Palace since the January transfer window was created in 2003

Arsenal have an average net spend of just £4.3m in the January window

Fernandinho of Manchester City celebrates with teammates David Silva and Sergio Aguero after scoring the opening goal against Everton

Crunch time looming for Manchester City on and off the pitch as Frank Lampard and Wilfried Bony deals to be resolved

Uefa financial probe hangs over club following draw with Everton

David Silva celebrates scoring Manchester City's third goal

Everton vs Manchester City team news: David Silva one of seven changes as Sergio Aguero and Vincent Kompany return from injury

Everton show three changes but James Milner is a notable absentee for City

Crystal Palace v Tottenham live

Crystal Palace vs Tottenham live: Latest score and Premier League updates; Chelsea beat Newcastle to stay top; Manchester City held

Follow the latest news and updates from the Premier League with Burnley v QPR, Leicester v Aston Villa, Swansea v West Ham, West Brom v Hull and Crystal Palace v Spurs

Transfer news - LIVE: Manchester United, Arsenal, Liverpool and Chelsea latest rumours

The latest stories and all the transfer rumours on Friday 9 January

Manuel Pellegrini watches his side draw 2-2 with Burnley

Everton vs Manchester City: Premier League match preview

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

Ross Barkley vs Samir Nasri: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Everton and Manchester City

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

Transfer news - LIVE: Chelsea, Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool latest rumours

The latest stories and all the transfer rumours on Thursday 8 January

The FA Cup trophy

Cambridge vs Manchester United FA Cup tie to be shown on BBC on Friday night

Arsenal's trip to Brighton will also be shown on television

Romelu Lukaku celebrates scoring Everton's stoppage-time equaliser

Everton 1 West Ham United 1: Romelu Lukaku equaliser helps Toffees avoid 'horrendous setback'

The sides will now contest a replay at Upton Park next Tuesday

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The difference between America and Israel? There isn’t one

The difference between America and Israel? There isn’t one

Netanyahu knows he can get away with anything in America, says Robert Fisk
Head of WWF UK: We didn’t send Cameron to the Arctic to see green ideas freeze

David Nussbaum: We didn’t send Cameron to the Arctic to see green ideas freeze

The head of WWF UK remains sanguine despite the Government’s failure to live up to its pledges on the environment
Author Kazuo Ishiguro on being inspired by shoot-outs and samurai

Author Kazuo Ishiguro on being inspired by shoot-outs and samurai

Set in a mythologised 5th-century Britain, ‘The Buried Giant’ is a strange beast
With money, corruption and drugs, this monk fears Buddhism in Thailand is a ‘poisoned fruit’

Money, corruption and drugs

The monk who fears Buddhism in Thailand is a ‘poisoned fruit’
America's first slavery museum established at Django Unchained plantation - 150 years after slavery outlawed

150 years after it was outlawed...

... America's first slavery museum is established in Louisiana
Kelly Clarkson: How I snubbed Simon Cowell and become a Grammy-winning superstar

Kelly Clarkson: How I snubbed Simon Cowell and become a Grammy-winning superstar

The first 'American Idol' winner on how she manages to remain her own woman – Jane Austen fascination and all
Tony Oursler on exploring our uneasy relationship with technology with his new show

You won't believe your eyes

Tony Oursler's new show explores our uneasy relationship with technology. He's one of a growing number of artists with that preoccupation
War with Isis: Fears that the looming battle for Mosul will unleash 'a million refugees'

The battle for Mosul will unleash 'a million refugees'

Aid agencies prepare for vast exodus following planned Iraqi offensive against the Isis-held city, reports Patrick Cockburn
Yvette Cooper: We can't lose the election. There's too much on the line

Yvette Cooper: We can't lose the election. There's too much on the line

The shadow Home Secretary on fighting radical Islam, protecting children, and why anyone in Labour who's thinking beyond May must 'sort themselves out'
A bad week for the Greens: Leader Natalie Bennett's 'car crash' radio interview is followed by Brighton council's failure to set a budget due to infighting

It's not easy being Green

After a bad week in which its leader had a public meltdown and its only city council couldn't agree on a budget vote, what next for the alternative party? It's over to Caroline Lucas to find out
Gorillas nearly missed: BBC producers didn't want to broadcast Sir David Attenborough's famed Rwandan encounter

Gorillas nearly missed

BBC producers didn't want to broadcast Sir David Attenborough's famed Rwandan encounter
Downton Abbey effect sees impoverished Italian nobles inspired to open their doors to paying guests for up to €650 a night

The Downton Abbey effect

Impoverished Italian nobles are opening their doors to paying guests, inspired by the TV drama
China's wild panda numbers have increased by 17% since 2003, new census reveals

China's wild panda numbers on the up

New census reveals 17% since 2003
Barbara Woodward: Britain's first female ambassador to China intends to forge strong links with the growing economic superpower

Our woman in Beijing builds a new relationship

Britain's first female ambassador to China intends to forge strong links with growing economic power
Courage is rare. True humility is even rarer. But the only British soldier to be awarded the Victoria Cross in Afghanistan has both

Courage is rare. True humility is even rarer

Beware of imitations, but the words of the soldier awarded the Victoria Cross were the real thing, says DJ Taylor