Brendan Rodgers wants Steven Gerrard to extend Liverpool stay
Brendan Rodgers wants Steven Gerrard to extend Liverpool stay

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said on Saturday he wants long-serving captain Steven Gerrard to remain at the club beyond the end of the current season.

Alan Pardew gives Newcastle flat-pack four
Alan Pardew gives Newcastle flat-pack four

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew has likened his side`s recent up-turn in fortunes to the process of assembling flat-pack furniture.

Manchester City's David Silva ruled out for up to a month with knee injury
Manchester City's David Silva ruled out for up to a month with knee injury

Manchester City midfielder David Silva has been ruled out for nearly a month after sustaining a knee injury, his manager Manuel Pellegrini said on Friday.

Saints boss happy with fixture glut
Saints boss happy with fixture glut

Southampton head up to Hull City for a Premier League clash on Saturday with manager Ronald Koeman embracing rather than bemoaning his high-flying side`s busy schedule.

Brendan Rodgers plays down Mario Balotelli concerns
Brendan Rodgers plays down Mario Balotelli concerns

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said on Thursday he had "no concern" about Mario Balotelli`s on-field conduct following two incidents involving the striker during the League Cup win over Swansea City.

Newcastle dealt Spurs trip in League Cup
Newcastle dealt Spurs trip in League Cup

Newcastle United were handed an all-Premier League clash with Tottenham Hotspur in the League Cup quarter-finals after dumping holders Manchester City out of the competition on Wednesday.

Manuel Pellegrini `worried` by Manchester City form
Manuel Pellegrini `worried` by Manchester City form

Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini has admitted he is "worried" about his side`s form after they were knocked out of the League Cup by Newcastle United.

Newcastle United defeat Manchester City 2-0 in League Cup
Newcastle United defeat Manchester City 2-0 in League Cup

Newcastle United visited fresh misery upon faltering Manchester City with an impressive 2-0 win at the Etihad Stadium on Wednesday that dumped the holders out of the League Cup.

Swansea appeal against Federico Fernandez red card
Swansea appeal against Federico Fernandez red card

Swansea City announced on Wednesday that they have appealed against defender Federico Fernandez`s dismissal during their 2-1 loss at Liverpool in the League Cup on Tuesday.

Mario Balotelli goal may "finally" open Liverpool floodgates
Mario Balotelli goal may "finally" open Liverpool floodgates

After going six weeks without a goal Mario Balotelli was mightily relieved to "finally" regain his scoring touch against Swansea City and save Liverpool from a League Cup fourth-round exit.

Mario Balotelli inspires Liverpool, Chelsea tame Shrews
Mario Balotelli inspires Liverpool, Chelsea tame Shrews

Mario Balotelli enjoyed a rare moment of ecstasy in a Liverpool shirt by inspiring a 2-1 win over Swansea City in the League Cup on Tuesday while Chelsea had to call for reinforcements to see off Shrewsbury Town. 

Seven goals could signal start of scoring bonanza for Man City: Manuel Pellegrini
Seven goals could signal start of scoring bonanza for Man City: Manuel Pellegrini

Manchester City`s seven goals against Sheffield Wednesday in the League Cup could signal the start of a goal-scoring frenzy for the Premier League champions, manager Manuel Pellegrini hopes.

Gus Poyet big role in reviving Ki Sung-yeung`s career, says Garry Monk
Gus Poyet big role in reviving Ki Sung-yeung`s career, says Garry Monk

Swansea manager Garry Monk believes Ki Sung-yeung`s impressive form this season is due in large part to the skills of Sunderland boss Gus Poyet.

Premier League Game Week 6 Preview: Liverpool, Arsenal seek derby lift-off
Premier League Game Week 6 Preview: Liverpool, Arsenal seek derby lift-off

Age-old derby rivalries will take centre-stage in the Premier League on Saturday, with Liverpool hosting Merseyside neighbours Everton and Tottenham Hotspur visiting sworn north London enemies Arsenal.

Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Jose Mourinho seeks to douse Villa uprising
Chelsea vs Aston Villa: Jose Mourinho seeks to douse Villa uprising

Jose Mourinho`s Chelsea will aim to extend their unbeaten start to the Premier League season and inconvenience one of their early rivals when Aston Villa visit Stamford Bridge on Saturday.

Arsenal vs Tottenham: Aggression, heart and hunger needed, says Pochettino
Arsenal vs Tottenham: Aggression, heart and hunger needed, says Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur will need to be more aggressive and play with heart and hunger against north London rivals Arsenal at the Emirates on Saturday, according to manager Mauricio Pochettino.

Liverpool vs Everton: Brendan Rodgers hopes Merseyside derby
Liverpool vs Everton: Brendan Rodgers hopes Merseyside derby

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers believes Saturday`s Merseyside derby against Everton offers his players an ideal opportunity to kickstart their stuttering season.

Celtic thrive in `no fear` zone
Celtic thrive in `no fear` zone

Celtic manager Ronny Deila says his side fear no one after they eased into the quarter-finals of the League Cup with a 3-0 win over Hearts at Parkhead.

Lampard strikes twice in Man City's magnificent seven

Frank Lampard and Edin Dzeko scored twice as holders Manchester City sailed into the English League Cup fourth round with a crushing 7-0 win over Sheffield Wednesday and Chelsea beat Bolton Wanderers 2-1 on Wednesday.

Man City, Chelsea reach League Cup round four

Holders Manchester City smashed Sheffield Wednesday 7-0 and Chelsea edged Bolton Wanderers 2-1 as both teams overcame Championship opposition to reach the League Cup fourth round on Wednesday.