Sport Aitor Karanka was made Boro head coach in November

Boro manager looking for promotion to the Premier League in North East

New Scotland manager Gordon Strachan, left, makes a point to his players
Danny Graham will hope for more first-team opportunities at Sunderland

Martin O'Neill backs Danny Graham to win over Sunderland fans

Striker joined from Swansea in £5m deal

Mohamed Diame

Sam Allardyce ready to play Arsenal 'target' Mohamed Diame at Fulham tonight

Midfielder has been linked with move away

Shot down: Middlesbrough’s Lukas Jutkiewicz celebrates his second goal

Aldershot dare to hope for eight minutes

Middlesbrough 2 Aldershot 1

The FA Cup

Today's FA Cup results and match reports

A look at all today's FA Cup results and fixtures including match reports for every game

Gary Jones of Bradford City tackles Villa's Charles N'Zogbia

Jack Pitt-Brooke: Ragtag Aston Villa ponder where it all went wrong against Bradford

Premier League side beaten by fourth-tier opposition in the Capital One Cup

Raheem Sterling celebrates after Ryan Bennett's own goal

Match Report: Red-hot Luis Suarez turns the heat on Chris Hughton

Liverpool 5 Norwich 0

Danny Graham: The striker has been marginalised by Michu’s arrival

Sunderland make formal bid for Swansea striker Danny Graham

Graham has seen chances limited this term following arrival of Michu

Gordon Strachan is unveiled at Hampden Park

Gordon Strachan realises his dream job as Scotland manager

Gordon Strachan spoke of a 40-year football journey ending in pride today after he was named the new Scotland manager.

Scotland fans hold a sign asking for help from Gordan Strachan during the World Cup Qualifier match between Belgium last year

Gordon Strachan appointed Scotland manager

Former Celtic manager replaces Craig Levein

Hull City and Blackburn Rovers both receive parachute payments
Swansea striker Michu

Capital One Cup: Chelsea v Swansea match preview

A look ahead to tonight’s Capital One Cup semi-final first leg fixture at Stamford Bridge

The Swansea Town side of 1963-64 from the match programme for the Preston North End tie. Top row from left to right: Thomas, Hughes, R Evans, Dwyer, Purcell, Williams. Front row: Reynolds (did not play), Jones, Todd, Johnson, Draper, B Evans (did not play), McLaughlin

Where are the last semi-final Swans?

Phil Cadden looks back at the Swansea side that beat Liverpool to reach the 1964 FA Cup semi-final before losing out to Preston North End at Villa Park

Henning Berg (left) was sacked yesterday, leaving the position of manager open. Little-known coach Judan Ali will take over the running of Blackburn Rovers alongside Kevin McDonald (right)

Farce at Blackburn again as owners turn to untested duo to replace Henning Berg

Former Sunday league manager will have key role as Mark Hughes rules out replacing Henning Berg at crisis club

Blackburn Rover manager Henning Berg

Henning Berg 'bitterly disappointed' after being sacked by Blackburn after just 57 days in charge

Berg had been handed a three-year contract after replacing Steve Kean

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Oh come, all ye multi-faithful

The Christmas jumper is in fashion, but should you wear your religion on your sleeve?
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The GP off to do battle in the war against Ebola

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First video bloggers conquered YouTube. Now they want us to buy their books
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US channels wage comedy star wars
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When EU rules make Italian vineyards invisible
Look what's mushrooming now! Meat-free recipes and food scandals help one growing sector

Look what's mushrooming now!

Meat-free recipes and food scandals help one growing sector
Neil Findlay is more a pink shrimp than a red firebrand

More a pink shrimp than a red firebrand

The vilification of the potential Scottish Labour leader Neil Findlay shows how one-note politics is today, says DJ Taylor
Bill Granger recipes: Tenderstem broccoli omelette; Fried eggs with Mexican-style tomato and chilli sauce; Pan-fried cavolo nero with soft-boiled egg

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Bill Granger's cracking egg recipes
Terry Venables: Wayne Rooney is roaring again and the world knows that England are back

Terry Venables column

Wayne Rooney is roaring again and the world knows that England are back
Michael Calvin: Abject leadership is allowing football’s age-old sores to fester

Abject leadership is allowing football’s age-old sores to fester

Those at the top are allowing the same issues to go unchallenged, says Michael Calvin