April 20 2014 Latest news:
Arsene Wenger praised a patient performance from his Arsenal side as they saw off Hull to remain on course for Champions League qualification.
Hull City 0 Arsenal 3
Sam Allardyce has sympathy with the West Ham fans who booed the team off after their 1-0 defeat at home to Crystal Palace on Saturday but insists it was difficult for the Hammers to break down their resilient opponents.
Chelsea must wrestle back control of their season in Tuesday’s Champions League semi-final at Atletico Madrid, according to Nemanja Matic.
Tim Sherwood’s position as head coach comes under increasing scrutiny each week, but forward Harry Kane insists it is not distracting for the players.
Brede Hangeland, the sole survivor of Fulham’s great escape six years ago, is confident Felix Magath’s side can pull of a similarly-epic escape this term.
Chesterfield assistant manager Leam Richardson believes Dagenham & Redbridge boss Wayne Burnett has done a great job this season – and has voted his as one of the managers of the year.
League Two preview: Dagenham & Redbridge v Chesterfield
Sunderland’s 2-1 win at Stamford Bridge on Saturday saw the Premier League’s bottom club defeat a Chelsea team that knew a 100 per cent finish to the campaign would have handed them the title.
Sunderland manager Gustavo Poyet admitted that he would have been angry if his side had conceded the penalty that Chelsea did to give the Black Cats the win.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is confident Jack Wilshere will be “just polished” in time to boost England’s World Cup hopes as the midfielder steps up his rehabilitation from injury.
Newcastle 18 Saracens 23
Jose Mourinho refused to take questions after Chelsea’s defeat against Sunderland thanks to Liverpool loanee Fabio Borini’s late penalty but instead issued a short statement that lasted around two minutes.
West Ham blogger Kwame Boakye is frustrated by one-dimensional Hammers
Millwall manager Ian Holloway heaped praise on the Lions’ fighting spirit during the crucial time of the season after the win at Middlesbrough, and admitted his side were unlucky not to win by more than the odd goal.
Fabio Borini may never score another goal for Liverpool but he potentially produced the one of the most important strikes in the Merseyside outfit’s history as he gave Sunderland a win at Chelsea - Jose Mourinho’s first defeat in 78 league games at Stamford Bridge.
Charlie Eccleshare casts his eye over Hull City as they prepare to host Arsenal in the Premier League this afternoon.
Conor O’Shea promised Harlequins would continue applying pressure in the race for the Aviva Premiership play-offs after Leicester were dispatched 24-20 at Twickenham Stoop.