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The Sport Matrix: Monday 27 January 2014

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Bryan Oviedo suffered a double leg break in stretching to make a recovering challenge

Stevenage 0 Everton 4: Bryan Oviedo’s injury in FA Cup a sorry symptom of demand on players to compete

Oviedo joined colleagues Coleman, Gibson, Kone, Barkley, Distin, Pienaar and Deulofeu in the Everton sick bay

James McClean celebrates after scoring the winner for Wigan against Crystal Palace in the FA Cup

Wigan Athletic 2 Crystal Palace 1 match report: James McClean stars as the holders shock Palace

McClean landed his first goal since his summer move to Wigan to send last year's winners into the draw for the fifth round

FA Cup: Leon Osman warns Everton to ignore form and be ready for Stevenage

Everton midfielder Leon Osman knows their trip to Stevenage is being viewed as a potential FA Cup upset but he believes they are professional enough to avoid a giant-killing.

Cardiff City complete deal for Molde's Jo Inge Berget

Transfer news: Cardiff City complete deal for Molde's Jo Inge Berget

Norway international joins the Solskjaer project in South Wales

Romelu Lukaku decided to shave off his locks of hair ahead of Monday's fixture with West Brom

FA Cup: Stevenage v Everton match preview

A look ahead to this week’s FA Cup fixture at Broadhall Way

Crystal Palace's Jason Puncheon skies his spot kick against Spurs at White Hart Lane on Saturday

FA Cup: Wigan v Crystal Palace match preview

A look ahead to this week’s FA Cup fixture at the DW Stadium

Seamus Coleman

Everton concern over Seamus Coleman hamstring injury

Coleman limped out of the 1-1 draw with West Brom

Leighton Baines

Transfer news: Everton hoping to fend off Manchester United interest in Leighton Baines with improved long-term contract

Everton furiously rejected United's approaches for the England defender last summer and hope to tie down his future after a breakthrough in negotiations

Wigan manager Uwe Rosler celebrates with Marc-Antoine Fortune of Wigan following their team's 3-1 victory over MK Dons
Grant Holt is closing in on a return to the Premier League with a loan move to Aston Villa expected to be confirmed

Transfer news: Grant Holt completes loan switch from Wigan to Aston Villa

Paul Lambert confirmed he wanted to sign the striker who he worked with at Norwich

Transfer news: Paul Lambert reveals Aston Villa interest in signing Wigan striker Grant Holt

Lambert and Holt worked together at Norwich

League round-up: This is a terrible time for Leeds, says Brian McDermott

Sheffield Wednesday registered their biggest-ever Yorkshire derby win against Leeds United with a 6-0 thrashing yesterday to increase the pressure on Brian McDermott. First-half goals from Reda Johnson and Atdhe Nuhiu put Wednesday firmly in control and after Matt Smith, the Leeds striker, was sent off for a foul on Johnson two minutes into the second half, Connor Wickham added a third. Chris Maguire's deflected free-kick in the 67th minute and substitute Caolan Lavery's superb late double completed the rout. McDermott claimed last week's 2-0 FA Cup defeat at Rochdale was his lowest ebb as a manager, but this Championship defeat plunged him deeper into despair. Asked if he could take any positives from the display, McDermott said: "Are you serious? It's public humiliation as far as I'm concerned. That was just unbelievable. It doesn't matter about being lower than the Rochdale game, that's just humiliating for all of us. It's a terrible time for Leeds United, the supporters and us." Stuart Gray, Wednesday's caretaker manager, believes the win will increase his chances of being appointed as Dave Jones' successor. "I've got to sit down and have a glass of wine with the chairman," said Gray. "It was a good performance, hopefully a 6-0 win will help me to get the job."

Villas-Boas has promised that Jermain Defoe will not be sold in January

Transfer news: Despite splitting opinion at Tottenham for an unsettled career, Jermain Defoe will rightfully join the Spurs Hall of Fame

Following the confirmation of his move to MLS side Toronto FC, Defoe brings to an end a somewhat unfulfilled partnership with Spurs that often saw him - rightly or wrongly - overlooked

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