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Video: The Independent looks back at the major headlines from the weekend's Premier League action

Premier League LIVE! Aston Villa v Stoke City

Follow all of the action from today's kick-off at Villa Park

Paul Lambert looks on from the touchline

Premier League: Aston Villa v Stoke City match preview

A preview of this Sunday’s fixture at Villa Park

Ron Vlaar v Ryan Shawcross: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Aston Villa and Stoke City

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

Tim Sherwood

Tim Sherwood and the gilet, plus other items football managers made their own

From chewing gum and green jumpers to toothpicks and cigarettes, we take a look at the items that were inseparable from managers

Sam Allardyce gestures from the sidelines

Premier League: Match preview Stoke City v West Ham United

A look ahead to this weekend's fixture at the Britannia Stadium

Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor faces his former team Arsenal in the north London derby

Premier League preview: A statistical look at this weekend's games including Hull City v Manchester City; Everton v Cardiff City; Aston Villa v Chelsea; Manchester United v Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal

Providers of the largest online database for detailed football statistics WhoScored.com preview all of the matches in matchweek 30 of the Premier League

Steven Nzonzi v Mark Noble: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Stoke City and West Ham United

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

Asmir Begovic in action during Stoke's 1-1 draw with Southampton, in which he opened the scoring

Norwich City 1 Stoke City 1 match report: Stoke lose Jonathan Walters but gain what may prove a vital point

Walters struck from the spot for the second week running after John Guidetti was brought down but he was dismissed five minutes later for a dangerous challenge on Alex Tettey

Nathan Redmond v Marko Arnautovic: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between Norwich and Stoke City

Check out all the vital statistics concerning the two sides' wingers ahead of this weekend's Premier League meeting at Carrow Road

Norwich manager Chris Hughton looks on

Premier League: Norwich City v Stoke City match preview

A look ahead to this weekend’s fixture at Carrow Road

The Sport Matrix: Thursday 6 March 2014

Late Sturridge goal punishes Denmark

Olivier Giroud reacts after an altercation with Charlie Adam

Charlie Adam suspended: Stoke City midfielder banned for three-games over Olivier Giroud stamp in victory over Arsenal

Stoke were livid that retrospective action was taken against the Scottish midfielder

The Sport Matrix: Tuesday 4 March 2014

Lallana: Shaw can be as good as Bale

Olivier Giroud reacts after an altercation with Charlie Adam

Stoke City to appeal 'vigorously' after Charlie Adam is charged by FA for clash with Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud

The Stoke midfielder appeared to stand on the French forward

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