Fabio Borini finally netted his first Premier League goal against Newcastle United yesterday. Can he fill the Uruguayan's void?
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We pick five players who might get a chance to show off their talents as the season draws to a close.
Sir Alex Ferguson has increased speculation that Manchester United may be about to make a bid for Borussia Dortmund's Robert Lewandowski by suggesting the striker's summer move to Bayern Munich may not be the done deal everyone imagines.
John Terry would be ready to answer an emergency call-up for England but the Chelsea captain will play no part in the forthcoming friendlies against the Republic of Ireland and Brazil, and questions remain about whether Roy Hodgson or the Football Association would countenance a return.
Harry Redknapp has admitted that Queens Park Rangers' team spirit has been torpedoed by acrimony over wage inequality at the club.
Brendan Rodgers dressed all in black as Luis Suárez began his 10-game suspension for biting but it was Alan Pardew who was left in sombre mood after Newcastle United were thrashed 6-0.
An Italian judge has rejected an order to seize around $2.29bn of assets from Nomura as part of a probe into suspected fraud involving troubled lender Monte dei Paschi di Siena, legal sources said on Saturday.
Lazard, the largest independent merger-advisory firm, reported first-quarter profit that missed analysts’ estimates as revenue declined.
The archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, has accused bankers of having "a culture of entitlement" in a scathing critique of the City's ethical and professional standards.