Sport Theo Walcott is stretchered off the pitch during the match against Tottenham Hotspur

Spurs supporters rejoiced at the news to which some Arsenal fans reportedly responded with anti-Semitic comments

Djibril Cissé celebrates scoring after just 12 minutes of his Queen’s Park Rangers debut last night

Hughes 'delighted' despite Villa fightback

Aston Villa 2 (Bent 45, N'Zogbia 79) Queen's Park Rangers 2 (Cissé 12, Warnock og 29)

Villa claw a draw thanks to N'Zogbia debut goal

Aston Villa 2 Queens Park Rangers 2

Newcastle into sixth place after win over QPR

Newcastle 1 QPR 0

Hughes has a good track record of finding value in the transfer market

Reviving Rangers: Five challenges for Hughes to address

Welshman must fix a leaky defence and buy astutely this month to keep QPR in top flight

<b>January 8 - Neil Warnock (QPR) </b><br/>
QPR boss Neil Warnock became the second Premier League casualty of the season following a 1-1 draw with MK Dons in the FA Cup. Following a strong start to the season following promotion from the Championship last term, the Rs have slipped down the table with a return of one point from the last 18 possible. A statement from Rangers said the decision was due to

Neil Warnock: If more people at QPR knew the game, I'd still be there

No doubt a string of agents had been in touch to say their man could do a better job

Danny Graham of Swansea scores the opening goal during the Barclays Premier League match

QPR halt slide with well-earned point

Swansea 1 Queens' Park Rangers 1

I hope Adel Taarabt kisses me quick if he breaks his scoring duck today

QPR manager Neil Warnock hits out at Adel Taarabt 'advisors'

QPR manager Neil Warnock has pleaded with Adel Taarabt to start making the most out of his "great ability".

Neil Warnock with winner Lewis Hamilton

Neil Warnock: Abu Dhabi GP puts Premier League race in the shade

What I Learnt This Week

Shaun Wright-Phillips signs for QPR

QPR have completed the signing of Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips.

Shaun Wright-Phillips in talks with three clubs

Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips is to hold discussions with QPR and two other clubs over a potential move, his agent has confirmed.

Bolton confirm Shaun Wright-Phillips talks in progress

Bolton boss Owen Coyle has confirmed talks are ongoing aimed at bringing Manchester City winger Shaun Wright-Phillips to the Reebok Stadium.

Tour&#233; talks tough about United while City go gentle on Balotelli

Manchester City's £38m record signing, Sergio Aguero, is expected to be confined to the bench for Sunday's Community Shield encounter with Manchester United but midfielder Yaya Touré has said that the club are already viewing a win at Wembley as a way to "show United we are here".

Tevez's £44m move in doubt as clock ticks for Corinthians to complete deal

Carlos Tevez's transfer to Corinthians hung in the balance last night when the Brazilian club failed to provide the necessary banker's guarantee to Manchester City that underpins the £44m deal.

Mancini urges City to forget Wembley in quest to end away drought

Not since Boxing Day have Manchester City won a Premier League game on the road but if they can end that run at Blackburn Rovers this evening the reward will be some breathing space in the quest for a fourth-place finish and the accompanying promise of a place in the Champions League.

Shaun Wright-Phillips wants to stay at Manchester City

Shaun Wright-Phillips wants a life sentence at Manchester City.

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Middle East crisis: We know all too much about the cruelty of Isis – but all too little about who they are

We know all too much about the cruelty of Isis – but all too little about who they are

Now Obama has seen the next US reporter to be threatened with beheading, will he blink, asks Robert Fisk
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Final resting place of our Neanderthal neighbours revealed

Bones dated to 40,000 years ago show species may have died out in Belgium species co-existed
Scottish independence: The new Scots who hold fate of the UK in their hands

The new Scots who hold fate of the UK in their hands

Scotland’s immigrants are as passionate about the future of their adopted nation as anyone else
Britain's ugliest buildings: Which monstrosities should be nominated for the Dead Prize?

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Following the architect Cameron Sinclair's introduction of the Dead Prize, an award for ugly buildings, John Rentoul reflects on some of the biggest blots on the UK landscape
eBay's enduring appeal: Online auction site is still the UK's most popular e-commerce retailer

eBay's enduring appeal

The online auction site is still the UK's most popular e-commerce site
Culture Minister Ed Vaizey: ‘lack of ethnic minority and black faces on TV is weird’

'Lack of ethnic minority and black faces on TV is weird'

Culture Minister Ed Vaizey calls for immediate action to address the problem
Artist Olafur Eliasson's latest large-scale works are inspired by the paintings of JMW Turner

Magic circles: Artist Olafur Eliasson

Eliasson's works will go alongside a new exhibition of JMW Turner at Tate Britain. He tells Jay Merrick why the paintings of his hero are ripe for reinvention
Josephine Dickinson: 'A cochlear implant helped me to discover a new world of sound'

Josephine Dickinson: 'How I discovered a new world of sound'

After going deaf as a child, musician and poet Josephine Dickinson made do with a hearing aid for five decades. Then she had a cochlear implant - and everything changed
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Greggs gives lesson in crisis management

After a mishap with their logo, high street staple Greggs went viral this week. But, as Simon Usborne discovers, their social media response was anything but half baked
Matthew McConaughey has been singing the praises of bumbags (shame he doesn't know how to wear one)

Matthew McConaughey sings the praises of bumbags

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Joey Barton: ‘I’ve been guilty of getting a bit irate’

Joey Barton: ‘I’ve been guilty of getting a bit irate’

The midfielder returned to the Premier League after two years last weekend. The controversial character had much to discuss after his first game back
Andy Murray: I quit while I’m ahead too often

Andy Murray: I quit while I’m ahead too often

British No 1 knows his consistency as well as his fitness needs working on as he prepares for the US Open after a ‘very, very up and down’ year
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