The League One side tried to take the decision to a judicial review
Opening day results can be misleading – look at Villa
When Aston Villa won 3-1 at the Emirates on the opening day, Arsène Wenger was castigated, Arsenal written off, and Villa talked of as top 10 material. Three games later, Arsenal are top and Villa loiter nervously above the relegation zone.
A look ahead to tonight’s Capital One Cup second round fixture at Brisbane Road
Continuing our weekly column uncovering the reality of football down in the lower leagues
Premier League side set to become tenants at the Stratford venue
Born into a footballing family, but not the same one as his famous namesakes
London derby at the Emirates over Christmas to be axed
West Ham United named the "first-ranked bidder", although they may have to wait awhile
A decision on whether West Ham can move into the Olympic Stadium could be put back, it has emerged.
Leyton Orient owner Barry Hearn is proposing to change the name of the club to London Orient if they are successful in their bid to share the Olympic Stadium alongside West Ham.
Everton 5 Leyton Orient 0
Everton assistant manager Steve Round is adamant Leighton Baines will not leave the club during this transfer window.
Adel Taarabt has declared he wants to stay at QPR now Mark Hughes has replaced Neil Warnock as manager.
English football still cherishes the identity and continuity of its clubs, big or small
Arsenal yesterday became the first London club to signal their home Boxing Day fixture was under threat from proposed industrial action that would hit Tube services in the capital. The club said that they were "monitoring the situation" regarding the proposed London Underground strike which could affect their game against Wolves on Monday.
The Olympic Stadium could have retractable seating installed over the running track after the London 2012 Games to make it more attractive to football fans, it can be disclosed.