Sport Charlie Austin scored twice to give QPR a 2-1 win over Huddersfield

David Nugent struck late to keep Leicester top of the Championship with QPR and Burnley in hot pursuit

Peter Crouch

Peter Crouch and Christopher Samba on QPR's radar

The Premier League's bottom side are looking to make more additions

‘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

Peter Odemwingie celebrates his winner against Chelsea

Peter Odemwingie's Twitter rant ill-advised says QPR manager Harry Redknapp

West Brom striker keen on switch to QPR

West Brom striker Peter Odemwingie

West Brom reject improved QPR bid for Peter Odemwingie

31-year-old striker keen on move to Loftus Road

Over half a century after a young Brentford fan was pictured clutching his ticket for the Chelsea game, 12-year-old Saul Westbrook recreates the experience

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Etienne Capoue

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Loic Remy

Loic Remy undecided over whether to join QPR or Newcastle

Other clubs may be interested in signing France international

Siem de Jong

Transfer Talk: Siem de Jong to Newcastle; Peter Odemwingie to QPR; Mohamed Diame to Arsenal

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

Shaun Wright-Phillips of QPR and Kyle Naughton of Tottenham in action at Loftus Road

Match Report: Queens Park Rangers hail Julio Cesar as Tottenham Hotspur draw a blank

Queens Park Rangers 0 Tottenham Hotspur 0: Brazilian shines in dour match with a goalkeeping display that earns his manager’s approval while Villas-Boas tries to find the positives in an away point against bottom club

A view of the gates at Ibrox, the home of Rangers Football Club

Rangers make threat to leave Scotland

Charles Green, the Rangers chief executive, believes the club should try to quit Scottish football if league reconstruction plans go ahead.

A view of the gates at Ibrox, the home of Rangers Football Club

Rangers could quit Scottish football says chief executive Charles Green

League reconstruction plans are being considered

QPR midfielder Kieron Dyer

Kieron Dyer's outlook bleak despite equaliser against West Brom

QPR midfielder to miss cut for 25-man squad

Rafael Benitez

Harry Redknapp says any manager who fails to succeed at Chelsea would be 'a real dope'

QPR boss says the quality of players available at Stamford Bridge makes any manager's task simple

Harry Redknapp: The QPR manager ‘only wants positive players around me’
Steep gradient: 'We are in a dogfight,' admits Rangers defender Clint Hill

Hill ready for battle in QPR's long climb, shirkers not welcome

Queens Park Rangers are "being rebuilt", according to the club's Malaysian owner, Tony Fernandes. It is proving a painful process. Amid all the drama at the Etihad Stadium on the final day of last season, the perilously narrow margin by which Manchester City's opponents QPR escaped relegation was rather obscured. "Never again" was the promise, yet they are back at the bottom of the Premier League with a single win from 19 games.

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