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A look at the lessons to be learnt from the mid-week Premier League fixtures, including Jose Mourinho retains a sense of humour and Bafetimbi Gomis passes out sometimes

Ravel Morrison tweeted he had joined Cardiff on loan but any deal for the winger is yet to be finalised

Ravel Morrison future: West Ham terminate contract of youngster

The 22-year-old is considered to have a great talent

West Ham vs Manchester United: Premier League match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's Premier League fixture at Upton Park

West Ham vs Manchester United: Wayne Rooney central to Louis van Gaal's 'total' vision

Van Gaal has convinced Rooney to play in a deeper role - to great success

Ferguson believes Michael Carrick is England's best central midfielder

Manchester United sweat on Michael Carrick, but have near full strength team for West Ham trip

Louis van Gaal has a near full compliment to choose from

Premier League weekend predictions: Who will emerge victorious in the Merseyside and North London derbies?

Simon Rice and James Orr preview this weekend's fixtures

Diafra Sakho vs Radamel Falcao: Head-to-head analysis ahead of the clash between West Ham and Manchester United

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

Arsene Wenger's Arsenal take on Tottenham in the north London derby

Premier League statistical preview, including Tottenham vs Arsenal; Everton vs Liverpool; West Ham vs Manchester United

WhoScored.com, who offer the largest online database for detailed football statistics, preview the top matches the Premier League this weekend

Andy Carroll celebrates after scoring for West Ham at Upton Park on Saturday

West Ham vs Manchester United: Sam Allardyce admits to 'worrying' injury crisis ahead of Premier League meeting

The defence is of particular concern ahead of the meeting at Upton Park

West Ham striker Diafra Sakho was ruled out of the tournament with a back injury (Getty)

West Ham escape FA Cup expulsion but still punished by Fifa over Diafra Sakho

The striker failed to link up with the Senegal squad for the African Cup of Nations but was back scoring for the Hammers by the end of January

How did Arsenal, Manchester United, Chelsea and the rest fare in the January transfer window?

We give our verdict on every Premier League club's January business

Who should your club have signed?

Transfer deadline day: Who should your club have signed - Morgan Schneiderlin, Emmanuel Adebayor, Rickie Lambert and Paul Pogba

The biggest deals that could have happened in the January transfer window

Emmanuel Adebayor could feature for Spurs tonight for the first time in two months

Emmanuel Adebayor switch to West Ham 'blocked' by Daniel Levy due to Olympic stadium grudge

The Tottenham striker was on the verge of a move to Upton Park

The funniest tweets from transfer deadline day: Assou-Ekotto enjoys 'freedom', Yaya Toure cake and the £15 pot noodle

The strangest day in the football calender continues to provide entertainment - even when not much is happening

Transfer round-up: Chelsea sign Juan Cuadrado, West Brom sign Darren Fletcher, Southampton sign Ryan Bertrand

A look at every single January transfer in the Premier League

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Homeless Veterans campaign

Donations hit record-breaking £1m target after huge gift from Lloyds Bank
Flight MH370 a year on: Lost without a trace – but the search goes on

Lost without a trace

But, a year on, the search continues for Flight MH370
Germany's spymasters left red-faced after thieves break into brand new secret service HQ and steal taps

Germany's spy HQ springs a leak

Thieves break into new €1.5bn complex... to steal taps
International Women's Day 2015: Celebrating the whirlwind wit of Simone de Beauvoir

Whirlwind wit of Simone de Beauvoir

Simone de Beauvoir's seminal feminist polemic, 'The Second Sex', has been published in short-form for International Women's Day
Mark Zuckerberg’s hiring policy might suit him – but it wouldn’t work for me

Mark Zuckerberg’s hiring policy might suit him – but it wouldn’t work for me

Why would I want to employ someone I’d be happy to have as my boss, asks Simon Kelner
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Confessions of a planespotter

With three Britons under arrest in the UAE, the perils have never been more apparent. Sam Masters explains the appeal
Russia's gulag museum 'makes no mention' of Stalin's atrocities

Russia's gulag museum

Ministry of Culture-run site 'makes no mention' of Stalin's atrocities
The big fresh food con: Alarming truth behind the chocolate muffin that won't decay

The big fresh food con

Joanna Blythman reveals the alarming truth behind the chocolate muffin that won't decay
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Virginia Ironside was my landlady

Tim Willis reveals what it's like to live with an agony aunt on call 24/7
Paris Fashion Week 2015: The wit and wisdom of Manish Arora's exercise in high camp

Paris Fashion Week 2015

The wit and wisdom of Manish Arora's exercise in high camp
8 best workout DVDs

8 best workout DVDs

If your 'New Year new you' regime hasn’t lasted beyond February, why not try working out from home?
Paul Scholes column: I don't believe Jonny Evans was spitting at Papiss Cissé. It was a reflex. But what the Newcastle striker did next was horrible

Paul Scholes column

I don't believe Evans was spitting at Cissé. It was a reflex. But what the Newcastle striker did next was horrible
Miguel Layun interview: From the Azteca to Vicarage Road with a million followers

From the Azteca to Vicarage Road with a million followers

Miguel Layun is a star in Mexico where he was criticised for leaving to join Watford. But he says he sees the bigger picture
Frank Warren column: Amir Khan ready to meet winner of Floyd Mayweather v Manny Pacquiao

Khan ready to meet winner of Mayweather v Pacquiao

The Bolton fighter is unlikely to take on Kell Brook with two superstar opponents on the horizon, says Frank Warren
War with Isis: Iraq's government fights to win back Tikrit from militants - but then what?

Baghdad fights to win back Tikrit from Isis – but then what?

Patrick Cockburn reports from Kirkuk on a conflict which sectarianism has made intractable