Arsene Wenger is out to show big-spending Manchester City that Arsenal's more frugal approach can bring success as the Premier League heavyweights prepare to face off on Wednesday night.
Sir Alex Ferguson has revealed he has "had a word" with Ashley Young as the Manchester United winger faces increasing criticism over diving.
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic is waiting to learn whether he will face a violent conduct charge after footage emerged of an off-the-ball clash with Shaun Maloney in Saturday's win over Wigan.
Barcelona's red-carded defender Gerard Pique could face further punishment after he claimed his sending-off against Sporting Gijon had been "premeditated" by the referee.
Bolton have won their appeal against defender Gary Cahill off for a tackle on Tottenham's Scott Parker at the weekend.
Sheffield Wednesday manager Gary Megson is urging Gary Madine to carry on where he left off as the striker returns from suspension to face League Two Morecambe in the FA Cup on Sunday.
The draw will take place at around 12.15pm BST on Saturday, August 27.
Harry Redknapp believes Tottenham Hotspur can overtake Arsenal this season but insists he is not writing the Gunners off.
Arsenal are hopeful Theo Walcott will be fit to face Olympiakos in the Champions League on Wednesday after the injury that forced the winger to hobble off against bolton was described as "minor."
Tottenham Hostpur have announced that midfielder Steven Pienaar faces up to six weeks on the sidelines.
Argentina were booed off the pitch by their own fans, and are yet to register a win at the Copa America after being held to a 0-0 draw by Colombia.
Newcastle United legend Alan Shearer has hailed the resiliance and mental strength of Andy Carroll after the striker maintained his form in the face of off-field problems.
Wolves manager Mick McCarthy has said anybody who approaches him about signing England winger Matt Jarvis will get a custard pie in the face.
Cesc Fabregas remains optimistic he will be fit to face Barcelona and believes having time off after sustaining the hamstring problem means he will "come back stronger".
Cesc Fabregas maintains he will not take any risks with his fitness if he is not completely ready face Manchester United on Monday.
Wigan manager Roberto Martinez fears striker Franco di Santo could face a long lay-off after suffering an ankle injury in the 0-0 draw at Birmingham City.