Former QPR manager Harry Redknapp

Harry Redknapp quits QPR before he is sacked, with Tim Sherwood favourite to replace him as manager

Veteran boss leaves citing knee problems but patience of club owners was wearing thin after awful run of results

Deadline Day: A loveless night only brings failed flirting and frustration

ANALYSIS: Most Premier League clubs eager to clear out dead wood as January window closes without much romance in the air

QPR manager Harry Redknapp

Harry Redknapp: 'I know what people think - that I've stormed off because we couldn't get players in'

Redknapp reveals the reasons he resigned from Queens Park Rangers this afternoon

Harry Redknapp quits QPR: He's been on the brink for of an exit for months... but picked the worst time to leave

COMMENT: Redknapp has been devoid of the enthusiasm needed to give Rangers a chance at survival

How did Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea and the rest fare in the January transfer window?

We give our verdict on every Premier League club's January business

Harry Redknapp

Harry Redknapp: What did QPR do in the January transfer window just hours before Redknapp decided to quit?

Harry Redknapp stepped down as QPR manager on Tuesday but cited his upcoming knee surgery and not the club's transfer failings as the reason for his decision

Next QPR manager: Tim Sherwood among contenders to replace Harry Redknapp at Loftus Road

Numerous candidates for role following shock exit

Harry Redknapp

Harry Redknapp quits QPR: 'I can't give 100 per-cent' says manager

Former Tottenham, West Ham and Portsmouth manager says knee-surgery is behind decision

Who should your club have signed?

Transfer deadline day: Who should your club have signed - Morgan Schneiderlin, Emmanuel Adebayor, Rickie Lambert and Paul Pogba

The biggest deals that could have happened in the January transfer window

The funniest tweets from transfer deadline day: Assou-Ekotto enjoys 'freedom', Yaya Toure cake and the £15 pot noodle

The strangest day in the football calender continues to provide entertainment - even when not much is happening

Transfer round-up: Chelsea sign Juan Cuadrado, West Brom sign Darren Fletcher, Southampton sign Ryan Bertrand

A look at every single January transfer in the Premier League

Transfer deadline day: Who needs to sign who - a guide to all the Premier League deals

A look at the deals that could go through before the 11pm deadline

Transfer deadline day - live: Darren Fletcher signs for West Brom; Rickie Lambert linked with Aston Villa; Juan Cuadrado signs for Chelsea

Follow the latest news on the final day of the January transfer window

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Stoke vs QPR match report: Jonathan Walters marks celebration with landmark hat-trick

Stoke 3 QPR 1: Walters' superb hat-trick maintains Rangers' dismal record on the road

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Zac Goldsmith: 'I'll trigger a by-election over Heathrow'

Zac Goldsmith: 'I'll trigger a by-election over Heathrow'

The Tory MP said he did not want to stand again unless his party's manifesto ruled out a third runway. But he's doing so. Watch this space
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Five voters from different backgrounds tell us what they expect from Syriza's charismatic leader Alexis Tsipras
From Iraq to Libya and Syria: The wars that come back to haunt us

The wars that come back to haunt us

David Cameron should not escape blame for his role in conflicts that are still raging, argues Patrick Cockburn
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A new website is trying to declutter the internet to help busy women. Holly Williams meets the founders
Heston Blumenthal to cook up a spice odyssey for British astronaut manning the International Space Station

UK's Major Tum to blast off on a spice odyssey

Nothing but the best for British astronaut as chef Heston Blumenthal cooks up his rations
John Harrison's 'longitude' clock sets new record - 300 years on

‘Longitude’ clock sets new record - 300 years on

Greenwich horologists celebrate as it keeps to within a second of real time over a 100-day test
Fears in the US of being outgunned in the vital propaganda wars by Russia, China - and even Isis - have prompted a rethink on overseas broadcasters

Let the propaganda wars begin - again

'Accurate, objective, comprehensive': that was Voice of America's creed, but now its masters want it to promote US policy, reports Rupert Cornwell
Why Japan's incredible long-distance runners will never win the London Marathon

Japan's incredible long-distance runners

Every year, Japanese long-distance runners post some of the world's fastest times – yet, come next weekend, not a single elite competitor from the country will be at the London Marathon
Why does Tom Drury remain the greatest writer you've never heard of?

Tom Drury: The quiet American

His debut was considered one of the finest novels of the past 50 years, and he is every bit the equal of his contemporaries, Jonathan Franzen, Dave Eggers and David Foster Wallace
You should judge a person by how they peel a potato

You should judge a person by how they peel a potato

Dave Hax's domestic tips are reminiscent of George Orwell's tea routine. The world might need revolution, but we like to sweat the small stuff, says DJ Taylor
Beige is back: The drab car colours of the 1970s are proving popular again

Beige to the future

Flares and flounce are back on catwalks but a revival in ’70s car paintjobs was a stack-heeled step too far – until now
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Bill Granger cooks with fresh cheeses

More delicate on the palate, milder, fresh cheeses can also be kinder to the waistline
Aston Villa vs Liverpool: 'This FA Cup run has been wonderful,' says veteran Shay Given

Shay Given: 'This FA Cup run has been wonderful'

The Villa keeper has been overlooked for a long time and has unhappy memories of the national stadium – but he is savouring his chance to play at Wembley
Timeless drama of Championship race in league of its own - Michael Calvin

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Timeless drama of Championship race in league of its own