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Hull City vs Tottenham live: Harry Kane equalises after Jake Livermore strike

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Alan Pardew celebrates as Newcastle go ahead against Liverpool

Newcastle United's winning run puts spring back in Alan Pardew's step

Toon back on track after 1-0 victory over Liverpool

Brendan Rodgers, manager of Liverpool speaks with his captain Steven Gerrard as Steve Bruce manager of Hull City looks on

Liverpool want 'unique' Steven Gerrard to stay, insists Brendan Rodgers

Reds boss keen to keep legend at Anfield for years to come

Premier League weekend review: Manchester United grab late point against Chelsea, Arsenal fail to impress, Liverpool struggle to recreate last season

Video: The Independent looks back at the major headlines from the weekend's Premier League action

Manchester United’s Chevrolet deal pushes Premier League shirt values to £191m

Top flight's shirt income approaches £200m for the first time in history

Liverpool target Marco Reus rejects new Borussia Dortmund contract offer - reports

Rodgers continues strengthening his squad ahead of Premier League season

Luis Suarez arrived in Montevideo and has thanked the fans for their support

Luis Suarez bite: Uruguay striker finally breaks his silence - to thank fans for 'support and love' after receiving four-month ban

The Liverpool striker posted a message on Twitter to his fans after receiving support following his return to Uruguay

World Cup 2014: Luis Suarez putting in 'triple shifts' to be fully fit for Uruguay

Liverpool striker still recovering from last month's knee surgery

Daniel Sturridge has been as prolific in video games as he has been in the real world

Daniel Sturridge leads the charts with 34 million goals this season...on Fifa 14

Liverpool striker is the most scored with Premier League player in the game

Housing boom squeezing businesses out of London's West End

London's housing boom is pushing businesses out of the West End, a leading commercial property advisor has warned.

As many as 100 independent schools could join the state sector within a decade as free schools or academies

15 changed over so far, but many more could follow, says Lord Adonis

Sebastian Coates in action for Uruguay

Transfer news: Liverpool defender Sebastian Coates to re-join former club Nacional

The Uruguayan will go on loan in a bid to be fit in time for the World Cup

Stephen Bunting celebrates winning the BDO World Championships Final

Darts: Top seed Stephen Bunting claims maiden world title

Top seed Stephen Bunting defeated Alan Norris 7-4 to be crowned BDO World Darts champion at Lakeside on Sunday night.

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