Sunderland beat Queens Park Rangers 2-1 in the EFL Cup yesterday.
Jozo Simunovic returned for Celtic last night.
The Frenchman is celebrating 20 years in charge of Arsenal.
The Magpies are expected to secure promotion from the Championship this season.
The first blow of the phoney war which always precedes a Ryder Cup has been landed by Lee Westwood, who has pointed towards the potentially “adverse” influence of Tiger Woods as a vice-captain of the USA.
The England midfielder scored a brilliant first goal for the Tigers in the League Cup third round against Stoke, just like he did for Tottenham a couple of years ago.
More plans for West Ham's London Stadium.
The murmurings in relation to Paul Casey’s refusal to make himself eligible for the Ryder Cup could take the form of an epic storyline within days.
The man in the Hampshire tie in the Robin Smith Bar had a quizzical air about him. “The thing is,” he confided in subdued tones, as if addressing his physician, “I have never seen Ben Stokes bat. So I want to see him do well, but not too well, if you get my drift.”
Polls have closed in Labour’s bitter leadership election, with the shadow chancellor, John McDonnell, predicted that Jeremy Corbyn will comfortably defeat his rival, Owen Smith.