Former Chelsea and Queens Park Rangers midfielder Jimmy Smith was touted for the very top at Chelsea, but aside from his debut in 2006 he didn't get another look in under Mourinho.
Manchester United were frequently linked with Racing Genk star Kalidou Koulibaly, but he has now signed for Napoli.
Arsenal forward Theo Walcott has been speaking about the possible impact of the club's FA Cup success.
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand wished the club's new manager Louis van Gaal good luck on Twitter following the Dutchman's appointment.
Reports are circulating that Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho is keen to sign Juventus right-back Stephan Lichtsteiner.
Oussama Assaidi has spent the season on loan at the Britannia Stadium.
The US telecoms firm is set to buy the satellite television provider in a joint cash plus shares deal worth a reported $48.5bn (£29bn).
Former Tottenham Hotspur boss Tim Sherwood has admitted he tried to "sieve out" the players he thought weren't giving their all last season.
Following his appointment as Manchester United manager, what are the odds of Louis van Gaal winning a trophy - or leaving - in his first season?
Check out what’s new for Wii U this week on the Nintendo eShop.
After a 2-0 win over Sunderland, Stoke have moved away from the relegation spots but could their remaining fixtures of 2013 pull them back into trouble?
The Saints have had an incredible start to the season and are contenders for a top six finish, but who will try and put a stop to that before the new year?
Leyton Orient shot-stopper assaulted by supporter in Swindon Town clash