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Transfer talk: A look at the latest news, gossip and rumours on Monday 22 December

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert

Aston Villa vs Southampton: Paul Lambert believes cold weather and live broadcasting caused lowest Villa attendance in 15 years

Just 25,311 turned out at Villa Park to witness the 1-1 draw with Saints on Monday night

Wayne Rooney and James Wilson applaud the travelling Manchester United fans

Manchester United named Premier League's loudest fans despite late push by Chelsea according to 'Smart Meter' app

Manchester United's fans can lay claim to being the loudest in the Premier League, although Jose Mourinho's criticism spurred the Chelsea faithful on to give them a real run for their money this weekend.

Ronald Koeman makes a point on the touchline
Ashley Westwood in action for Aston Villa

Premier League: Aston Villa vs Southampton match preview

A look ahead to this Monday’s Premier League Match at Villa Park

Nathaniel Clyne is Roy Hodgson's 11th right-back in 37 games... but he might be the best

Southampton man looked extremely impressive against Slovenia and Scotland

Morgan Schneiderlin future: Southampton midfield STILL hinting at exit

Comments come despite incredible start to the season that sees Saints current second in the Premier League

Nathaniel Clyne speaks to the media at St George’s Park

England vs Slovenia: Southampton defender Nathaniel Clyne maps out armful of caps for his future

Southampton’s in-form right-back is poised to make debut at Wembley

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

Bleacher Report

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A Christmas without hope: Fears grow in Gaza that the conflict with Israel will soon reignite

Christmas without hope

Gaza fears grow that conflict with Israel will soon reignite
After 150 years, you can finally visit the grisliest museum in the country

The 'Black Museum'

After 150 years, you can finally visit Britain's grisliest museum
No ho-ho-hos with Nick Frost's badass Santa

No ho-ho-hos with Nick Frost's badass Santa

Doctor Who Christmas Special TV review
Chilly Christmas: Swimmers take festive dip for charity

Chilly Christmas

Swimmers dive into freezing British waters for charity
Veterans' hostel 'overwhelmed by kindness' for festive dinner

Homeless Veterans appeal

In 2010, Sgt Gary Jamieson stepped on an IED in Afghanistan and lost his legs and an arm. He reveals what, and who, helped him to make a remarkable recovery
Isis in Iraq: Yazidi girls killing themselves to escape rape and imprisonment by militants

'Jilan killed herself in the bathroom. She cut her wrists and hanged herself'

Yazidi girls killing themselves to escape rape and imprisonment
Ed Balls interview: 'If I think about the deficit when I'm playing the piano, it all goes wrong'

Ed Balls interview

'If I think about the deficit when I'm playing the piano, it all goes wrong'
He's behind you, dude!

US stars in UK panto

From David Hasselhoff to Jerry Hall
Grace Dent's Christmas Quiz: What are you – a festive curmudgeon or top of the tree?

Grace Dent's Christmas Quiz

What are you – a festive curmudgeon or top of the tree?
Nasa planning to build cloud cities in airships above Venus

Nasa planning to build cloud cities in airships above Venus

Planet’s surface is inhospitable to humans but 30 miles above it is almost perfect
Surrounded by high-rise flats is a little house filled with Lebanon’s history - clocks, rifles, frogmen’s uniforms and colonial helmets

Clocks, rifles, swords, frogmen’s uniforms

Surrounded by high-rise flats is a little house filled with Lebanon’s history
Return to Gaza: Four months on, the wounds left by Israel's bombardment have not yet healed

Four months after the bombardment, Gaza’s wounds are yet to heal

Kim Sengupta is reunited with a man whose plight mirrors the suffering of the Palestinian people
Gastric surgery: Is it really the answer to the UK's obesity epidemic?

Is gastric surgery really the answer to the UK's obesity epidemic?

Critics argue that it’s crazy to operate on healthy people just to stop them eating
Homeless Veterans appeal: Christmas charity auction Part 2 - now LIVE

Homeless Veterans appeal: Christmas charity auction

Bid on original art, or trips of a lifetime to Africa or the 'Corrie' set, and help Homeless Veterans
Pantomime rings the changes to welcome autistic theatre-goers

Autism-friendly theatre

Pantomime leads the pack in quest to welcome all