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The Premier League have released an official list of those out of contract

Frank lampard will be offered terms similar to those he is already on

Chelsea offer Frank Lampard new deal after contract re-think

Club to relent and hand England midfielder extension to stay for possible Jose Mourinho return

Fernando Torres rises above Rubin Kazan's Cristian Ansaldi to score his second goal
Victor Moses’s performance was capped with a goal
Chelsea produced yet another subdued display
Rafael Benitez shouts instructions to his players last night

Chelsea fans don't have to worry now, says furious Rafael Benitez as exit is confirmed

Interim manager insists Chelsea supporters should have given him more respect but they will get their way because he has no intention of sticking around

Spain defender Sergio Ramos was caught out by Danny Welbeck as Madrid defence made to pay for communication failure

Sergio Ramos gets harsh lesson as Danny Welbeck exposes Real Madrid's set-piece flaw

Spain defender caught out by Danny Welbeck as Real Madrid defence made to pay for communication failure against Manchester United

Chelsea striker Fernando Torres is congratulated for scoring in the 2-2 draw with Brentford

Chelsea manager Rafael Benitez insists 'we know what we are doing'

Chelsea could only draw 2-2 with Brentford in the FA Cup

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FA Cup: West Ham v Manchester United match preview

A look ahead to this weekend's FA Cup fixture at Upton Park

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Everton's leading scorer last season, but often wasteful in possession and far from lethal in front of goal. 5/10

West Ham wary of threat posed by Everton forward Nikica Jelavic

Nikica Jelavic could have joined West Ham

Jack Collison

Jack Collison returns to West Ham squad for Everton clash

Premier League team news

Jack Collison

Jack Collison looking 'onwards and upwards' after making return to action for West Ham

Collison had not played since the Championship play-off final

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce

'We must deal with it': West Ham boss Sam Allardyce finally speaks out about anti-Semitic chanting

Manager was under pressure to address chanting after failure to do so in the immediate aftermath of Sunday's match

Mark Noble of West Ham

West Ham's Mark Noble suspended for trip to Manchester United

Premier League team news

West Ham fall short in quest for fifth

West Ham United will be frustrated this morning to wake up in seventh place in the Premier League. That is a strange position for a promoted side to be in this close to Christmas but Sam Allardyce's team should be ahead of Everton and Arsenal today.

Mark Noble of West Ham
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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
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Will there be an all-female mission to Mars?

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If Oscar Pistorius is sent to jail, his experience will not be that of other inmates
James Wharton: The former Guard now fighting discrimination against gay soldiers

The former Guard now fighting discrimination against gay soldiers

Life after the Army has brought new battles for the LGBT activist James Wharton
Ebola in the US: Panic over the virus threatens to infect President Obama's midterms

Panic over Ebola threatens to infect the midterms

Just one person has died, yet November's elections may be affected by what Republicans call 'Obama's Katrina', says Rupert Cornwell
Premier League coaches join the RSC to swap the tricks of their trades

Darling, you were fabulous! But offside...

Premier League coaches are joining the RSC to learn acting skills, and in turn they will teach its actors to play football. Nick Clark finds out why
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How to dress with authority

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New book on Ian Curtis sheds fresh light on the life of the late singer

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Sean Harris: A rare interview with British acting's secret weapon

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