Having led last year's battle to deny Leicester, Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham Hotspur side have hit the ground running in the 2016/17 Premier League.
Barton claimed that the Scottish Premiership champions made a move for him before he completed his switch to Glasgow Rangers.
The Gunners' former striker is preparing to come up against his former side in the EFL Cup.
Liverpool face Derby County tonight in the EFL Cup third round.
Alvaro Arbeloa will reportedly make his West Ham debut against Accrington.
Leeds United will face Championship rivals Blackburn Rovers in the EFL Cup on Tuesday evening.
West Brom's under-23 side beat Aston Villa last night.
Jermain Defoe is set to miss out on playing in Sunderland's EFL match against Queens Park Rangers.
Warburton's Glasgow Rangers side have made the headlines for all the wrong reasons recently.
Everton are set to take on Norwich City in the EFL Cup third round this evening.
The Premier League returns this weekend after a short international break.
With the Manchester and Glasgow derbies taking the headlines this weekend, we consider what other derbies will grab our attention this season?
The Spain head coach had agreed to take over at Wolverhampton Wanderers, according to compatriot Guillem Balague.