La Liga news
Wigan boss Roberto Martinez expects defender Maynor Figueroa to miss the FA Cup final against Manchester City after he sustained a groin injury against Tottenham Hotspur on Saturday.
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney picked up a groin injury while on international duty with England last week but is expected to be fit for the derby with Manchester City next Monday, according to manager Sir Alex Ferguson.
Holland midfielder Wesley Sneijder has been ruled out of Tuesday's World Cup
Theo Walcott has been ruled out of England's World Cup qualifying double header with San Marino and Montenegro and is set to fly back to London for treatment on a groin injury.
Queens Park Rangers boss Harry Redknapp is sweating on the fitness of GBP;8 million striker Loic Remy after he suffered a groin injury in training.
Chelsea's woe following their shock defeat to Queens Park Rangers was deepened with the news Petr Cech faces three weeks out with a groin injury.
Manchester City midfielder Samir Nasri has been ruled out for two weeks with a groin injury, the Daily Mail reports.
QPR goalkeeper Julio Cesar is a major doubt for Saturday's Premier League basement battle with Aston Villa at Loftus Road.
Arsenal midfielder Aaron Ramsey has been ruled out of the club's crucial Champions League clash against Schalke on Tuesday with a groin strain, while Theo Walcott is struggling with an illness.
Swansea boss Michael Laudrup has announced that goalkeeper Michel Vorm will be out for four to six weeks after sustaining a groin injury during the 1-0 defeat at Manchester City.
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is optimistic that he will be fit in time for the start of the 2012-13 season.
Thomas Vermaelen is hoping a groin injury does not rule him out of Belgium's friendly with England on Saturday.