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New manager Steve Baker admits Harrow Borough will need to win more games in the final three months of the season than they have managed in the entire campaign so far to avoid relegation.

Hendon manager Gary McCann. Pic: Andrew Aleksiejczuk

Hendon returned to winning ways after a 3-1 home win over Kingstonian and are now eight points off the top in the Ryman League Premier Division, capitalising as two of the three teams above them suffered surprise defeats.

Wealdstone striker Jefferson Louis (left)

Jefferson Louis put the needs of his students first when it came to the latest stop on his well-travelled footballing journey.

Kezie Ibe (right) in action for Hendon. Pic: Andrew Aleksiejczuk

Kezie Ibe believes several of his team-mates are good enough to play in a higher league – whether they gain promotion with Hendon or not.

Dave Anderson has decided to step down as Harrow Borough manager but will stay on until a new boss is appointed.

Harrow Borough are on the lookout for a new manager after Dave Anderson made the decision to step down from the role.

Queens Park Rangers' Richard Dunne (right) wins an aerial dual with Burnley's Danny Ings

With QPR out of the FA Cup, the usual blank weekend in January is ahead of them and, while some Premier League sides head away for some sunshine training, Richard Dunne just wants a break.

Sheffield United's Jamal Campbell-Ryce (centre) is targeting a Wembley final in the League Cup.

Almost every schoolboy who grows up playing football dreams about playing in a Wembley final.

QPR manager Harry Redknapp.

Harry Redknapp will remain as QPR manager after chairman Tony Fernandes moved to rubbish reports he was set to sack the 67-year-old.

QPR manager Harry Redknapp (right) talks to Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal.

QPR boss Harry Redknapp may well be picking up his P45 soon as his side went down 2-0 at home against Manchester United.

Hendon boss Gary McCann

Hendon boss Gary McCann is expecting a response from his players when the Greens take on Canvey Island at Earlsmead on Saturday following their 1-0 defeat at Enfield Town.

Wealdstone Raider (Gordon Hill) alongside George Duck (left)

The Wealdstone Raider missed out on life in Big Brother this week – but there is no sign of his own celebrity status ending any time soon.

Crewe Alexandras' Uche Ikpeazu holds of a challenge

Former Brent district team striker Uche Ikpeazu is determined to fulfil his potential for both club and country.

QPR manager Harry Redknapp.

For a man who felt he should have been given the job as England manager ahead of Roy Hodgson, you would have thought Harry Redknapp would have masterminded an away point at this stage of the Premier League season.

Harrow Borough winger Nick Salapatas

Harrow Borough boss Dave Anderson believes there is a lot more to come from flying Greek winger Nick Salapatas.

Hendon boss Gary McCann

Gary McCann has called on his Hendon squad to chip in with goals from all areas rather than relying on Leon Smith and Kezie Ibe to hit the back of the net.

Wealdstone midfielder Elliott Godfrey. Pic: Steve Foster/Wealdstone FC

Wealdstone’s Elliott Godfrey will part with his beloved beard this week in aid of a lifelong friend.

Hendon defender Elliott Brathwaite (right) battles for possession with Marc Charles-Smith

Hendon centre-back Elliott Brathwaite is better known for stopping the ball going in the Greens net than sticking it in the opposition’s, but in recent weeks he has found his scoring touch.

Sheffield United's Jamal Campbell-Ryce celebrates against QPR. Picture: PA

Jamal Campbell-Ryce scored twice as Sheffield United humiliated QPR, taking yet another Premier League scalp and storming into the fourth round of the FA Cup.

QPR defender Nedum Onuoha

Nedum Onuoha is hoping to join the legendary players who have lifted the FA Cup at Wembley.

Wealdstone striker Richard Jolly

Wealdstone boss Gordon Bartlett watched Richard Jolly score his first goal in his third spell for the club to secure a point against Bromley on Sunday and wasn’t surprised in the slightest.

Harrow Borough manager Dave Anderson

Harrow Borough boss Dave Anderson has brought Raheem Sterling back to north west London – Raheem Sterling-Parker that is.

QPR midfielder Joey Barton

Following the elation of winning the play-off final in May against Derby County, Joey Barton is targeting a return to Wembley Stadium in 2015, this time in the FA Cup.

Hendon striker Leon Smith tries to squeeze between two Wingate players on Saturday. Pic: Andrew Aleksiejczuk

Hendon striker Leon Smith scored a brace of goals in Saturday’s 3-1 win over his former club Wingate & Finchley, taking his tally to 20 – and his target for the new year is automatic promotion.

Crystal Palace's Jason Puncheon (left) battles for the ball with Queens Park Rangers' Mauricio Isla at Loftus Road

QPR and Crystal Palace played out a goalless draw in a London derby that will not live long in the memories of either set of supporters.

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez celebrates scoring his side's first goal during the Barclays Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium, London.

QPRs search for an away point in the Premier League will go into the New Year following a 2-1 defeat against Arsenal at The Ermirates Stadium.

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