The midfielder was left out in favour of Leicester City's Danny Drinkwater.
Mario Balotelli continues to win hearts on loan at AC Milan.
Leaving the European Union would cause a serious shock to the UK economy that could lead to 950,000 job losses and leave the average household £3,700 worse off by 2020, a report commissioned by the CBI business lobby group has warned.
Britain faces a cocktail of economic risks.
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David Cameron was oblivious to the hell about to be unleashed within the Conservatives as he stood triumphantly at a lectern in Brussels late on Friday afternoon.
Former education secretary David Blunkett has warned that government plans to turn all schools into academies by 2022 are doomed to fail and could turn into a fiasco similar to Andrew Lansley’s NHS reforms.
West Ham United have been the victims of some horrendous refereeing decisions at Chelsea and Manchester United in recent weeks.
Leicester City are riding high at the top of the Premier League with seven games to go.
The former Leeds United reserve coach feels that long-term questions must be asked.
The Australian Rugby League Commission rolled the dice when they appointed Welsh banker David Smith as the unlikely boss of the NRL in 2012; a more conservative tack was taken with his successor.
Liverpool made it through to the last eight of the Europa League thanks to a 1-1 draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Tottenham Hotspur suffered a 2-1 defeat to Borussia Dortmund on Thursday night, but did anyone impress for the home side at White Hart Lane.