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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.