Sport Radamel Falcao, Manchester City, Harry Kane and Ross Barkley

The rest of the day's action features Hull v Swansea, QPR v West Brom. Southampton v Everton and West Ham v Leicester

Xherdan Shaqiri, Morgan Schneiderlin, Andros Townsend and Stephan El Shaawary

Transfer talk: Arsenal lead race for Xherdan Shaqiri, Spurs fears over Morgan Schneiderlin, Radamel Falcao's Manchester United future

Transfer talk: A look at the latest news, gossip and rumours on Saturday 20 December

Winston Reid vs Wes Morgan: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between West Ham and Leicester

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

Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal

Premier League fixtures selected for TV: Manchester United nearly ignored in latest picks

Louis van Gaal's side's recent upward curve not backed up by TV picks from Sky Sports and BT Sport

Sam Allardyce makes a gesture on the touchline on Saturday

West Ham vs Leicester City: Premier League match preview

West Ham greet bottom-of-the-table Leicester at the Boleyn Ground

Andy Carroll (left) and Carl Jenkinson
Kevin Nolan remonstrates with Phil Dowd after he awards Sunderland a penalty

Sunderland vs West Ham match report: Sam Allardyce angry but Gus Poyet at wit’s end

Sunderland 1 West Ham 1: Jordi Gomez scored after referee Phil Dowd awarded a controversial penalty but England midfielder soon pulled Hammers level

Alexis Sanchez, Papiss Cisse, Arsene Wenger and Alan Pardew

Arsenal vs Newcastle live: Latest score and updates as Olivier Giroud gives Gunners the lead, with wins for Chelsea and Manchester City

Follow all the action with Burnley v Southampton, Crystal Palace v Stoke, Sunderland v West Ham and West Brom v Aston Villa completing the day's matches

Premier League: Sunderland vs West Ham match preview

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

Andy Carroll is old school, but that doesn’t make what the West Ham striker does wrong

Talking Football: Andy Carroll and Peter Crouch are condemned by perception of their playing style, rather than their actual ability

Premier League team of the weekend: Andy Carroll, Papiss Cisse...but who else makes the cut?

Who were the best players in the Premier League this past weekend?

Six things we learnt from the Premier League this weekend

Six things we learnt from this weekend's Premier League: Stoke surprise Arsenal with style, not victory; Papiss Cisse outshines Diego Costa

Aguero blow costs City more than they can afford, Spurs need to solve more than one problem at home, West Ham's realistic expectations and Liverpool face the music

West Ham 3 Swansea 1: It was Andy Carroll's best display in a Hammers shirt, says Sam Allardyce

West Ham have now won three games in eight days

West Ham's Andy Carroll makes it 1-1 against Swansea with powerful header

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Could cannabis oil reverse effects of cancer?

As a film following six patients receiving the controversial treatment is released, Kate Hilpern uncovers a very slippery issue
The Interview movie review: You can't see Seth Rogen and James Franco's Kim Jong Un assassination film, but you can read about it here

The Interview movie review

You can't see Seth Rogen and James Franco's Kim Jong Un assassination film, but you can read about it here
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People have consumed gripping armchair investigation Serial with a relish typically reserved for box-set binges
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Jesus Christ has become an unlikely pin-up

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The most important scientific breakthroughs of 2014
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Christmas cocktails to make you merry

Mulled wine is an essential seasonal treat. But now drinkers are rediscovering other traditional festive tipples. Angela Clutton raises a glass to Christmas cocktails
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Fitness technology: 5 best activity trackers

Up the ante in your regimen and change the habits of a lifetime with this wearable tech
Paul Scholes column: It's a little-known fact, but I have played one of the seven dwarves

Paul Scholes column

It's a little-known fact, but I have played one of the seven dwarves
Fifa's travelling circus once again steals limelight from real stars

Fifa's travelling circus once again steals limelight from real stars

Club World Cup kicked into the long grass by the continued farce surrounding Blatter, Garcia, Russia and Qatar
Frank Warren column: 2014 – boxing is back and winning new fans

Frank Warren: Boxing is back and winning new fans

2014 proves it's now one of sport's biggest hitters again
Jeb Bush vs Hillary Clinton: The power dynamics of the two first families

Jeb Bush vs Hillary Clinton

Karen Tumulty explores the power dynamics of the two first families
Stockholm is rivalling Silicon Valley with a hotbed of technology start-ups

Stockholm is rivalling Silicon Valley

The Swedish capital is home to two of the most popular video games in the world, as well as thousands of technology start-ups worth hundreds of millions of pounds – and it's all happened since 2009
Did Japanese workers really get their symbols mixed up and display Santa on a crucifix?

Crucified Santa: Urban myth refuses to die

The story goes that Japanese store workers created a life-size effigy of a smiling "Father Kurisumasu" attached to a facsimile of Our Lord's final instrument of torture
Jennifer Saunders and Kate Moss join David Walliams on set for TV adaptation of The Boy in the Dress

The Boy in the Dress: On set with the stars

Walliams' story about a boy who goes to school in a dress will be shown this Christmas