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Former Cameroon striker signs two-and-a-half-year deal

Leon Osman in reflective mood

Leon Osman interview: 'If I hit a brick wall, I try to find a way around it'

As he prepares to make his 400th appearance for Everton, Leon Osman tells Simon Hart how he used to envy Francis Jeffers, that his unequal leg lengths nearly derailed his career, and how managers Moyes and Martinez are polar opposites

Sam Allardyce makes a gesture on the touchline

Premier League: Everton vs West Ham United match preview

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

Yaya Toure in action for Manchester City

Statistical preview to the Premier League: Manchester City vs Swansea; Everton vs West Ham; Arsenal vs Manchester United

WhoScored.com return to rattle off the stats of the top matches in the Premier League this weekend

Wayne Rooney in action for Manchester United

Wayne Rooney transfer news: Everton chairman Bill Kenwright believes England captain would consider Toffees return

Kenwright would love to have Rooney back at the club he made his professional debut for and feels Rooney may be interested by it

England manager Roy Hodgson

Leighton Baines pulls out of England squad on eve of Slovenia clash

The left-back joins Michael Carrick and Andros Townsend on the sidelines

David Moyes takes a Real Sociedad training session

David Moyes unveiling: Real Sociedad 'tugged at my heartstrings' says former Manchester United and Everton manager

The Scot has signed an 18 month deal with the Spanish side

Xavi: Ross Barkley and Raheem Sterling are good enough for Barcelona, says midfield legend

Barca and Spain legend says England pair have the tools for the Catalan giants

Sunderland players react as Leighton Baines of Everton (obscured centre) scores a penalty

Sunderland vs Everton match report: Referee Lee Mason's errors benefit Sunderland as Leighton Baines secures point for Everton

Sunderland 1 Everton 1: Gomez and Wickham played on for the home side when they could have been dismissed

A view of the Stadium of Light

Sunderland vs Everton team news: Gareth Barry and Seamus Coleman start for Everton

Jack Rodwell can only make the bench

Sunderland vs Everton match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at the Stadium of Light

James McCarthy vs Sebastian Larsson: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Everton and Sunderland

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

Tim Howard sports a wig in the Western Union advert

Video: Everton's Tim Howard goes from goalkeeper to actor in funny new advert for Western Union campaign

American stopper reveals he used to be a midfielder

Steven Naismith celebrates scoring for Everton in the 3-0 win over Lille

Everton vs Lille: Roberto Martinez targeting Europa League success after Toffees put themselves in commanding position

Martinez watched his side beat French side Lille 3-0 to put themselves top of Group H and on the verge of qualification

Roberto Martinez has been pleased with Everton's upturn in results

Europa League: Everton vs Lille match preview

A look ahead to Thursday’s Europa League fixture at Goodison Park

Roberto Martinez has been pleased with Everton's upturn in results

Antolin Alcaraz leaves Everton boss Roberto Martinez with a defensive dilemma

Everton face a defensive crisis following 0-0 stalemate with Swansea

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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
Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Human skull discovery in Israel proves humans lived side-by-side with Neanderthals

Scientists unearthed the cranial fragments from Manot Cave in West Galilee
World War Z author Max Brooks honours WW1's Harlem Hellfighters in new graphic novel

Max Brooks honours Harlem Hellfighters

The author talks about race, legacy and his Will Smith film option to Tim Walker
Why the league system no longer measures up

League system no longer measures up

Jon Coles, former head of standards at the Department of Education, used to be in charge of school performance rankings. He explains how he would reform the system
Valentine's Day cards: 5 best online card shops

Don't leave it to the petrol station: The best online card shops for Valentine's Day

Can't find a card you like on the high street? Try one of these sites for individual, personalised options, whatever your taste
Diego Costa: Devil in blue who upsets defences is a reminder of what Liverpool have lost

Devil in blue Costa is a reminder of what Liverpool have lost

The Reds are desperately missing Luis Suarez, says Ian Herbert
Ashley Giles: 'I'll watch England – but not as a fan'

Ashley Giles: 'I'll watch England – but not as a fan'

Former one-day coach says he will ‘observe’ their World Cup games – but ‘won’t be jumping up and down’
Greece elections: In times like these, the EU has far more dangerous adversaries than Syriza

Greece elections

In times like these, the EU has far more dangerous adversaries than Syriza, says Patrick Cockburn
Holocaust Memorial Day: Nazi victims remembered as spectre of prejudice reappears

Holocaust Memorial Day

Nazi victims remembered as spectre of prejudice reappears over Europe
Fortitude and the Arctic attraction: Our fascination with the last great wilderness

Magnetic north

The Arctic has always exerted a pull, from Greek myth to new thriller Fortitude. Gerard Gilbert considers what's behind our fascination with the last great wilderness