Jon Walters scores Stoke's second

Seven things we learnt this weekend: Juan Mata won't disappear, Chelsea are better than everyone, Europa League not helping Tottenham

The lessons learnt from the latest round of fixtures in the Premier League, including options at Southampton and the return of Andy Carroll

Ronald Koeman during Southampton's win over Leicester

Southampton maintain incredible Premier League run but Ronald Koeman braced for stiff test of high-flying status

Victory over Leicester kept Southampton's incredible run going

Southampton vs Leicester match report: Shane Long’s late arrival keeps Saints alive

Southampton 2 Leicester City 0: Substitute boosts Southampton’s unlikely title chase

Dusan Tadic celebrates his goal with Graziano Pelle during Southampton’s rout of Sunderland

Southampton vs Leicester: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at St Mary’s Stadium

QPR vs Manchester City live: Sergio Aguero twice pulls visitors level after Charlie Austin opener and Martin Demichelis' own goal

Follow the day's Premier League action with Burnley vs Hull, Southampton vs Leicester and Queens Park Rangers vs Manchester City also in action

Graziano Pelle vs Leonardo Ulloa: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Southampton and Leicester City

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' strikers ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at St Mary's

Southampton midfielder Dusan Tadic

Dusan Tadic interview: Southampton midfielder enjoying 'free' football with Saints having gone from Vojvodina to the New Forest

Saints' £11m midfielder has been a revelation since arriving on the south coast and he tells Jack Pitt-Brooke why he is enjoying life in the Premier League

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal brings on Michael Carrick

Manchester United have used 37 players this season - double the number of high-flying Southampton

Louis van Gaal is yet to settle on a preferred XI

Newcastle fans hold an Alan Pardew sign
Diego Costa, Alexis Sanchez, Romelu Lukaku and Graziano Pelle

Premier League live: Arsenal vs Burnley, Chelsea vs QPR, Everton vs Swansea, Hull vs Saints, Leicester vs West Brom and Stoke vs West Ham

Newcastle recorded a surprise 1-0 win over Liverpool in the day's early game

Dusan Tadic celebrates his goal with Graziano Pelle during Southampton’s rout of Sunderland

Tim Sherwood column: Southampton are succeeding because they have an identity

They also have a plan based on realistic targets and sustainable finances, writes the former Tottenham manager in his exclusive column for The Independent

Abel Hernandez vs Graziano Pelle: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Hull City and Southampton

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' players ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at the KC Stadium

Ronald Koeman

Hull City vs Southampton: Summer upheaval 'helped' Southampton, suggests Ronald Koeman

The Saints are currently second in the Premier League

Hull's Mohamed Diame (left) challenges West Ham's inston Reid (right)

Premier League: Hull vs Southampton match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at the KC Stadium

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Woman who was sent to three Nazi death camps describes how she escaped the gas chamber

Auschwitz liberation 70th anniversary

Woman sent to three Nazi death camps describes surviving gas chamber
DSK, Dodo the Pimp, and the Carlton Hotel

The inside track on France's trial of the year

Dominique Strauss-Kahn, Dodo the Pimp, and the Carlton Hotel:
As provocative now as they ever were

Sarah Kane season

Why her plays are as provocative now as when they were written
Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of a killing in Iraq 11 years ago

Murder of Japanese hostage has grim echoes of another killing

Japanese mood was against what was seen as irresponsible trips to a vicious war zone
Syria crisis: Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more refugees as one young mother tells of torture by Assad regime

Celebrities call on David Cameron to take more Syrian refugees

One young mother tells of torture by Assad regime
The enemy within: People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back – with promising results

The enemy within

People who hear voices in their heads are being encouraged to talk back
'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

'In Auschwitz you got used to anything'

Survivors of the Nazi concentration camp remember its horror, 70 years on
Autumn/winter menswear 2015: The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore

Autumn/winter menswear 2015

The uniforms that make up modern life come to the fore
'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

'I'm gay, and plan to fight military homophobia'

Army general planning to come out
Iraq invasion 2003: The bloody warnings six wise men gave to Tony Blair as he prepared to launch poorly planned campaign

What the six wise men told Tony Blair

Months before the invasion of Iraq in 2003, experts sought to warn the PM about his plans. Here, four of them recall that day
25 years of The Independent on Sunday: The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century

25 years of The Independent on Sunday

The stories, the writers and the changes over the last quarter of a century
Homeless Veterans appeal: 'Really caring is a dangerous emotion in this kind of work'

Homeless Veterans appeal

As head of The Soldiers' Charity, Martin Rutledge has to temper compassion with realism. He tells Chris Green how his Army career prepared him
Wu-Tang Clan and The Sexual Objects offer fans a chance to own the only copies of their latest albums

Smash hit go under the hammer

It's nice to pick up a new record once in a while, but the purchasers of two latest releases can go a step further - by buying the only copy
Geeks who rocked the world: Documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry

The geeks who rocked the world

A new documentary looks back at origins of the computer-games industry
Belle & Sebastian interview: Stuart Murdoch reveals how the band is taking a new direction

Belle & Sebastian is taking a new direction

Twenty years ago, Belle & Sebastian was a fey indie band from Glasgow. It still is – except today, as prime mover Stuart Murdoch admits, it has a global cult following, from Hollywood to South Korea