Sport Stop the right to roam: Players like Romelu Lukaku must not be loaned to another Premier League side in tactical deals that benefit the parent clubs

If the FA Commission’s forthcoming report is to prove meaningful, it must embrace radical reform

Jason Lowe of Blackburn Rovers slides in for a tackle on Liam Trotter of Millwall

Liam Trotter warns Blackburn not to expect let up from Millwall

The sides meet with a place at Wembley the prize

Paolo Di Canio was still the bookmakers’ favourite last night to replace Brian McDermott

Paolo Di Canio among candidates shortlisted to be the new Reading manager

Brian McDermott was sacked earlier this week

The Sport Matrix: Wednesday 13 March 2013

Wenger backs side to produce shock result in Munich

Paolo Di Canio

Former Reading midfielder John Salako backs Paolo Di Canio

Brian McDermott was sacked last night

Brian McDermott

Reading players pay tribute to Brian McDermott after manager is sacked

Royals boss fired with just nine games of the season to go

Paulo Di Canio and Brian McDermott

The Sport Matrix: Friday 1 March 2013

Chelsea give green light to supporters' anti-Rafa protests

Championship round-up: Hull miss chance to close on Cardiff

Bolton ended Hull's run of three straight wins with a 4-1 victory at the Reebok Stadium which included two goals from Craig Dawson. The fact that Bolton were 3-0 ahead after 10 minutes effectively put the game beyond Steve Bruce's side, who would have moved within two points of leaders Cardiff with a win. Hull's loss was Watford's gain, as they moved up to second place following a 2-1 win over Derby at Vicarage Road, with Matej Vydra scoring his 20th goal of the season for the Hornets.

Paolo Di Canio

Swindon Town forced to change locks after Paolo Di Canio breaks into former club

Swindon Town has been forced into changing its locks at the County Ground after former manager Paolo Di Canio launched a night time raid on his old office. 

Sam Allardyce

David Gold backs Sam Allardyce despite rumours linking Paolo Di Canio with West Ham

Current Hammers manager out of contract in the summer

Paolo Di Canio

Swindon express 'disappointment' after Paolo Di Canio walks out

Italian manager resigned last night

The Sport Matrix: Tuesday 19 February 2013

Double salvo gives United passage into quarter-finals

Jump lead: Nico de Boinville (right) on Carruthers moves ahead of Shaking Hands to win the West Wales National

Medinas reigns supreme for Alan King

Wayne Hutchinson springs surprise at Ffos Las as trainer's favoured Balder Succes trails in eighth

Paolo Di Canio’s future at Swindon in doubt after sale of Matt Ritchie

Paolo Di Canio is considering his future as Swindon Town manager after a dramatic week at the League One club.

Eden Hazard saw red for kicking a ball boy

Eden Hazard escapes further punishment for kicking ball boy

Chelsea midfielder lashed out during Capital One Cup semi-final against Swansea

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A new American serial killer?

Police fear man arrested for murder of teen prostitute could be responsible for killing spree dating back 20 years
Sweetie, the fake 10-year-old girl designed to catch online predators, claims her first scalp

Sting to trap paedophiles may not carry weight in UK courts

Computer image of ‘Sweetie’ represented entrapment, experts say
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Return to Fukushima – a land they will never call home again

Evacuees still stuck in cramped emergency housing three years on from nuclear disaster
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year

Intimate image of resting lions claims top prize
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Want to change the world? Just sign here

The proliferation of online petitions allows us to register our protests at the touch of a button. But do they change anything?
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'You need me, I don’t need you'

Ed Sheeran hits back after being labelled too boring to headline festivals
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A cup of tea is every worker's right

Hard to swallow

Three hospitals in Leicester have banned their staff from drinking tea and coffee in public areas. Christopher Hirst explains why he thinks that a cuppa is every worker's right
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Which animals are nearly extinct?

Conservationists in Kenya are in mourning after the death of a white northern rhino, which has left the species with a single male. These are the other species on the brink
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Anderlecht vs Arsenal: Gunners' ray of light Aaron Ramsey shines again

Arsenal’s ray of light ready to shine again

Aaron Ramsey’s injury record has prompted a club investigation. For now, the midfielder is just happy to be fit to face Anderlecht in the Champions League
Comment: David Moyes' show of sensitivity thrown back in his face by former Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson

Moyes’ show of sensitivity thrown back in his face... by Ferguson

Manchester United legend tramples on successor who resisted criticising his inheritance
Two super-sized ships have cruised into British waters, but how big can these behemoths get?

Super-sized ships: How big can they get?

Two of the largest vessels in the world cruised into UK waters last week
British doctors on brink of 'cure' for paralysis with spinal cord treatment

British doctors on brink of cure for paralysis

Sufferers can now be offered the possibility of cure thanks to a revolutionary implant of regenerative cells
Ranked seventh in world’s best tourist cities - not London, or Edinburgh, but Salisbury

Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2015

UK city beats Vienna, Paris and New York to be ranked seventh in world’s best tourist destinations - but it's not London