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Birthday boy Femi Ilesanmi tries to get the better of Billy Bodin. Pic: Dave Simpson/TGSPHOTO

Elito strike seals first ever Daggers win at Torquay

League Two: Torquay United 0 Dagenham & Redbridge 1

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Dylan Tombides 1994-2014

West Ham youngster Dylan Tombides passes away aged 20 after battle with cancer

West Ham forward Dylan Tombides has passed away at the age of 20 after his fight with testicular cancer.

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Dagenham & Redbridge boss Wayne Burnett. Pic: Paul Dennis/TGSPHOTO

Boss Burnett hopes Daggers bounce back against Torquay

League Two preview: Torquay United v Dagenham & Redbridge

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Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood. Picture: Adam Davy/PA Wire

Spurs boss to adopt ‘we’re going to score one more than you’ tactics against Fulham

Tim Sherwood does not care if Tottenham concede another three goals this weekend as long as they outscore embattled Fulham.

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Chris Dagnall netted for Orient at Crawley (pic: Simon O'Connor)

Loss ends Orient’s automatic hopes

League One: Crawley 2 Leyton Orient 1

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Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger

Wenger evaluates Arsenal’s progress and explains his definition of a successful season

Arsene Wenger believes that the FA Cup and a Champions League spot would represent a successful season for Arsenal.

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Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger. Picture: Peter Byrne/PA Wire.

Arsene Wenger gives his verdict on Hull and Crystal Palace counterparts

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger maintains maximising the potential of a team is always the best way to judge a manager.

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Andy Carroll (Photo by Jan Kruger/Getty Images)

Southampton ace ready for four-game battle with West Ham star for Brazil spot

Rickie Lambert admits he faces a four-game face-off with West Ham’s Andy Carroll to secure a place in England’s World Cup squad.

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West Ham manager Sam Allardyce. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Allardyce gives Pulis verdict as Palace boss set to rival Liverpool, Chelsea and Everton counterparts for manager gong

West Ham manager Sam Allardyce paid tribute to the work Tony Pulis has done with Crystal Palace and believes he deserves to rival Liverpool’s Brendan Rodgers, Chelsea’s Jose Mourinho and Everton’s Roberto Martinez for manager of the year.

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West Ham United's Kevin Nolan reacts after scoring his sides third goal during the Barclays Premier League match at Upton Park, London.

West Ham boosted by return of trio for Crystal Palace clash

West Ham will be boosted by the return of influential trio Kevin Nolan, James Collins and Joey O’Brien for Saturday’s Premier League clash with Crystal Palace.

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)

Hull boss responds to Arsene Wenger exit rumours

Hull manager Steve Bruce is staggered by the idea that Arsenal counterpart Arsene Wenger could be under pressure for his job at the end of the season and rates the Frenchman as “one of the greats”.

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Tim Sherwood. (Photo by Ross Kinnaird/Getty Images)

SURVEY: Who should Tottenham keep and let go this summer?

A host of Tottenham players face uncertain futures at White Hart Lane – but who should stay and who should go?

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Arsene Wenger. (Photo by Mike Hewitt/Getty Images)

SURVEY: Which Arsenal players should stay or go in the summer

A host of Arsenal players face uncertain futures at the Emirates Stadium – but who should stay and who should go?

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Nikica Jelavic (Photo by Scott Heavey/Getty Images)

Strike duo set to return for Hull against Arsenal

Hull will be able to call on strikers Shane Long and Nikica Jelavic for the FA Cup final dress rehearsal against Arsenal.

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Tim Sherwood. (Photo by Ian Walton/Getty Images)

Dembele boost for Spurs but Walker, Dawson, Lamela, Soldado and Capoue no nearer to returns

Mousa Dembele’s return is the only good news on the injury front for Tottenham ahead of their match with embattled Fulham.

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Arsenal's Mathieu Flamini applauds the home fans

Ozil, Flamini and Monreal return from injury for Arsenal but FIVE still out

Arsenal could have record signing Mesut Ozil back from a hamstring injury for Sunday’s Premier League trip to Hull.

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Real's Gareth Bale, left celebrates scoring the winner for Real Madrid (AP Photo/Alberto Saiz)

Sherwood claims Spurs were short-changed over world record Bale sale

Tottenham got a world-record fee for Gareth Bale but head coach Tim Sherwood cannot help feeling they were short-changed.

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Romford pictures: Collier Row woman paints baby bumps making expecting mothers feel good

After two redundancies, Amanda Jenner picked up a brush and started a new career which has helped various women feel good about their appearance along the way.

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Club News: Tree Tops day project

Project manager Tracey Lurton talks about her work with people who have learning disabilities.

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Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive.

Win a DVD copy of Sir David Attenborough’s Natural History Museum Alive

David Attenborough introduces you to his favourite extinct creatures as they come alive on one magical night in London’s Natural History Museum.

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The pop-up will mark Record Store Day, which is on Saturday (Picture: Mike Lawrie/Getty Images)

World’s smallest disco to open in Stoke Newington

Two musicians behind the ‘90s hit Brimful of Asha are launching the world’s smallest disco in Stoke Newington this weekend.

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