Wayne Rooney in race to get fit for Manchester derby
Wayne Rooney in race to get fit for Manchester derby

After completing his three-match suspension, Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney is now battling an injury to be fit for Sunday's Manchester derby. The striker limped off with a foot injury in training on Monday.

Chelsea role for former Liverpool executive
Chelsea role for former Liverpool executive

Former Liverpool managing director Christian Purslow has been appointed by Chelsea as their new head of global commercial activities, the English Premier League leaders said on Monday.

 Premier League : Brendan Rodgers happy with misfiring Balotelli`s workrate
Premier League : Brendan Rodgers happy with misfiring Balotelli`s workrate

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said Mario Balotelli`s workrate has improved despite the striker yet again failing to find the net in a goalless Premier League draw with Hull City at Anfield on Saturday. 

Paul Gascoigne in new health scare: Report
Paul Gascoigne in new health scare: Report

Paul Gascoigne has been placed on an emergency three-day detox programme after a drinking binge which led to the troubled former England star being rushed to hospital, reports said Saturday.

Striker shortage no worry to Jose Mourinho ahead of Man United clash
Striker shortage no worry to Jose Mourinho ahead of Man United clash

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has shrugged off the fitness concerns surrounding his three main strikers ahead of the Premier League leaders` match against Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.

Nemanja Vidic defiant as EPL veterans struggle in Italy
Nemanja Vidic defiant as EPL veterans struggle in Italy

Under-fire Inter defender Nemanja Vidic claimed he is still adapting to life in Serie A as the jury remains out on former English Premier League stars who have failed to spark in Italy`s top flight.

Chelsea seek Crystal Palace coup
Chelsea seek Crystal Palace coup

Chelsea head to London rivals Crystal Palace on Saturday eager to maintain or even extend their five-point lead at the top of the Premier League table as domestic action resumes after the international break.

Newcastle United reveal Ebola `strategy`
Newcastle United reveal Ebola `strategy`

The manager of English Premier League strugglers Newcastle United said on Thursday the north-east side were making plans for the return of two key African players amid growing fears of Ebola.

Arsene Wenger defends Mesut Ozil treatment
Arsene Wenger defends Mesut Ozil treatment

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said Thursday the club had done nothing wrong in allowing record-signing Mesut Ozil to play on during a Premier League defeat at Chelsea despite complaining of a knee problem.

EPL: Tottenham will hope to avoid third straight hammering against Manchester City
EPL: Tottenham will hope to avoid third straight hammering against Manchester City

London giants Tottenham Hotspur face a daunting task when they take on Premier League champions Manchester City, at the Etihad stadium in an enthralling lunch-time clash on Saturday. Spurs have had a mixed start to the season and know the vitality of the encounter against City in terms of points and largely, prestige.

UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy
UEFA urged to amend financial fair play policy

French football club Paris Saint-Germain and English Premier League's Manchester City have urged the European football governing body, UEFA, to make changes to its Financial Fair Play policy (FFP) rules.

Won't play injured Fedrik Ljungberg on artificial turf: Mumbai coach
Won't play injured Fedrik Ljungberg on artificial turf: Mumbai coach

Mumbai City FC coach Peter Reid today ruled out former Sweden great Fedrik Ljungberg's chances of playing in tomorrow's ISL opener against Atletico de Kolkata here.

David Villa scores on A-League debut
David Villa scores on A-League debut

Spanish World Cup winner David Villa rescued a point for Melbourne City with a slick goal on his Australian A-League debut to grab a 1-1 draw with Sydney FC on Saturday.

England football faces biggest trade deficit in transfer market: Report
England football faces biggest trade deficit in transfer market: Report

According to a report released by the banking company Barclays on Thursday, it's quite clear that England has the biggest trade deficit in the world football transfer market.

Liverpool vs West Brom, Preview: Brendan Rodgers in search of Reds revival
Liverpool vs West Brom, Preview: Brendan Rodgers in search of Reds revival

Brendan Rodgers could be forgiven for thinking the football fates were conspiring against him and lacklustre Liverpool as last season`s runners-up prepare to tackle West Bromwich Albion from 14th place in the Premier League table at Anfield on Saturday.

Aston Villa vs Manchester City Preview: City Premier pick-me-up against Villa
Aston Villa vs Manchester City Preview: City Premier pick-me-up against Villa

Manchester City have the chance to put their Champions League concerns to one side and move within two points of Premier League leaders Chelsea when they travel to Aston Villa on Saturday.

Alex Ferguson not to blame for Manchester United's recent failures: Rio Ferdinand
Alex Ferguson not to blame for Manchester United's recent failures: Rio Ferdinand

Rio Ferdinand, one of the world's top defenders in football, has defended his former manager Alex Ferguson, saying that he can't be blamed for the recent failures of Manchester United.

Asian Games: North wary of referees in all-Korea football final
Asian Games: North wary of referees in all-Korea football final

North Korea have moaned about referees going into their Asian Games football final clash with rival South Korea on Thursday with coach Yun Jong-Su calling for a fair fight for gold.

I am a part of ISL to inspire Indian youngsters: Freddie Ljungberg
I am a part of ISL to inspire Indian youngsters: Freddie Ljungberg

Arsenal and Swedish legend Freddie Ljungberg, who will be plying his trade for ISL franchise Mumbai City FC, on Wednesday said he wanted to play in the new football league to inspire youngsters and help them.

Louis van Gaal admits Manchester United squad struggling to get grip of his ideas
Louis van Gaal admits Manchester United squad struggling to get grip of his ideas

Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal has admitted that his squad is struggling to understand his ideas , in light of the club's worst Premier League start.