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French keeper could quit the club if they fail to reach Champions League

Peter Odemwingie celebrates his winner against Chelsea

Peter Odemwingie offered to pay back West Brom £300,000 in bonuses to force QPR transfer

Striker travelled to QPR last night despite not being given permission to do so

Peter Odemwingie of West Bromwich Albion celebrates scoring

West Bromwich Albion disappointed with 'unprofessional' Peter Odemwingie

West Brom this morning told Peter Odemwingie to focus on his commitments to them after his bizarre transfer deadline day actions.

Brek Shea

Stoke complete signing of United States winger Brek Shea

Player will join from MLS club FC Dallas

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Jack Brindelli and Anne Hathaway both singing

Politics? Football? The songs of angry men (who like Les Miserables) are getting louder

Everything from political rants to football transfer news is now being rendered through the medium of song

Chris Samba

QPR trigger £10m release clause for Christopher Samba

Former Blackburn defender set to join relegation fight

Sergio Aguero was among the Manchester City players unable to break the deadlock against QPR

Roberto Mancini calm despite dropped points against QPR

Manchester City failed to find a breakthrough against bottom side

‘I am not saying you have to be a fan, but it helps,’ says QPR’s owner Tony Fernandes

Tony Fernandes vows to stand by QPR even if club are relegated

R's lie bottom of the Premier League

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Harry Redknapp says he is not sleeping well, because “my whole life is consumed by saving QPR”

Clint Hill named QPR captain as Ryan Nelsen exit looms

Harry Redknapp selects defender despite Park Ji-sung's return to fitness

Queens Park Rangers' New Zealand defender Ryan Nelsen (R) celebrates after scoring a goal

Toronto announce QPR defender Ryan Nelsen will join them next month

The New Zealand defender will become a manager in the MLS

Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa

Transfer Talk: Mapou Yanga-Mbiwa to Newcastle; Florent Malouda to QPR; Vasilis Torosidis to Fulham

The Independent's Martin Hardy analyses today's January transfer window stories and separates the reality from the rumour

Yann M'Vila

QPR and Tottenham 'target' Yann M'Vila set for Russian move

Rennes midfielder has long been linked with a move to the Premier League

Joe Cole's first West Ham goal for 10 years earned the hosts a deserved point as Loic Remy was denied a dream debut for QPR
Harry Redknapp

Premier League: West Ham v QPR Preview

A look ahead to the weekend Premier League fixture at Upton Park

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We know all too much about the cruelty of Isis – but all too little about who they are

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The new Scots who hold fate of the UK in their hands

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Blight club: Britain's ugliest buildings

Following the architect Cameron Sinclair's introduction of the Dead Prize, an award for ugly buildings, John Rentoul reflects on some of the biggest blots on the UK landscape
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eBay's enduring appeal

The online auction site is still the UK's most popular e-commerce site
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'Lack of ethnic minority and black faces on TV is weird'

Culture Minister Ed Vaizey calls for immediate action to address the problem
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Magic circles: Artist Olafur Eliasson

Eliasson's works will go alongside a new exhibition of JMW Turner at Tate Britain. He tells Jay Merrick why the paintings of his hero are ripe for reinvention
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Josephine Dickinson: 'How I discovered a new world of sound'

After going deaf as a child, musician and poet Josephine Dickinson made do with a hearing aid for five decades. Then she had a cochlear implant - and everything changed
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Greggs gives lesson in crisis management

After a mishap with their logo, high street staple Greggs went viral this week. But, as Simon Usborne discovers, their social media response was anything but half baked
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Matthew McConaughey sings the praises of bumbags

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Flying fun: 7 best quadcopters and drones

From state of the art devices with stabilised cameras to mini gadgets that can soar around the home, we take some flying objects for a spin
Joey Barton: ‘I’ve been guilty of getting a bit irate’

Joey Barton: ‘I’ve been guilty of getting a bit irate’

The midfielder returned to the Premier League after two years last weekend. The controversial character had much to discuss after his first game back
Andy Murray: I quit while I’m ahead too often

Andy Murray: I quit while I’m ahead too often

British No 1 knows his consistency as well as his fitness needs working on as he prepares for the US Open after a ‘very, very up and down’ year
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A descent into madness in America's heartlands

David Usborne arrived in Ferguson, Missouri to be greeted by a scene more redolent of Gaza and Afghanistan
BBC’s filming of raid at Sir Cliff’s home ‘may be result of corruption’

BBC faces corruption allegation over its Sir Cliff police raid coverage

Reporter’s relationship with police under scrutiny as DG is summoned by MPs to explain extensive live broadcast of swoop on singer’s home