Oliver Norwood struck a dramatic late penalty to earn Fulham a 1-0 win at Championship play-off rivals Middlesbrough.
The energetic midfielder won and converted the spot-kick deep into stoppage time to make Boro, who had hit the bar through Britt Assombalonga seconds earlier, pay for a few wasted chances.
The victory lifted Fulham a point above Middlesbrough, who also had their own strong calls for a penalty waved away earlier in the second half, and a point shy of the top six.
Fulham have steadily...
Aitor Karanka has been appointed as Nottingham Forest's new manager on a two-and-a-half-year contract.
The Spaniard replaces Mark Warburton, who was sacked at the end of last month, and takes over with Forest 14th in the Championship.
"We are very pleased to have reached terms with Aitor Karanka to become the manager of Nottingham Forest," said chairman Nicholas Randall QC on the club's website.
"He is an exceptional candidate who fully subscribes to the vision of the club's owners and board for...
Rudy Gestede and Martin Braithwaite scored in the first half as Middlesbrough dumped dismal north-east rivals Sunderland out of the FA Cup with a 2-0 win at the Riverside Stadium.
Gestede took just 10 minutes to heap more woe on the Championship's bottom club and Braithwaite's effort just before the break effectively ensured the visitors' sole remaining focus this season will be avoiding a second consecutive relegation.
Black Cats boss Chris Coleman may take heart from an improved second half display...
Former Barcelona and Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes has retired from football and deleted his social media accounts.
Valdes, 35, has been without a club since leaving Middlesbrough last summer following their relegation to the Championship.
Mundo Deportivo reported at the time that he would retire. However, there was no official announcement until, on Jan. 1, Valdes posted a picture on Instagram of a sunset with the caption: "Thanks for everything."
The former Spain international then...