Former Liverpool striker Luis Suarez's name has been omitted by FIFA from the 23-man Ballon d'Or shortlist. This comes as a big surprise as the Barcelona forward had bagged 31 goals and 14 assists for Liverpool, in the Premier League 2013-14 season.
Five losses in five successive Premier League games is not what Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert would have thought after a positive start in the current campaign. Monday night's kick-off against relegation-threatened Queens Park Rangers, resulted in 2-0 loss for Villa. Lambert was cut a sorry figure still searching for answers to address the current slump.
Chelsea captain John Terry has said both he and team-mate Branislav Ivanovic were "double headlocked at every corner" during the Premier League leaders` dramatic 1-1 draw away to Manchester United on Sunday.
Manchester United football team manager Louis van Gaal was furious after striker Robin van Persie celebrated by taking of his shirt after scoring a last-minute equaliser against Chelsea in Sunday's Premier League clash.
Jose Mourinho shared the honours with former mentor Louis van Gaal as his Chelsea side drew at Manchester United in the Premier league on Sunday, but there was no doubt which of the pair was happier with the 1-1 result.
Spanish marksman Diego Costa has overcome his hamstring problem and illness and is likely to be in Chelsea's starting squad against Manchester United in the English Premier League at Old Trafford here Sunday.
Jose Mourinho and Louis van Gaal insist their friendship will survive whatever happens when Chelsea look to cement their position on top of the Premier League with a statement victory at Manchester United on Sunday.
Mauricio Pochettino will demand his Tottenham Hotspur side forget about Erik Lamela`s stunning Europa League goal and attempt to revive their Premier League campaign when Newcastle United visit White Hart Lane on Sunday.