After scoring his first goal on debut for the Chile national team earlier in the month speculation has mounted that the 18-year-old could be sent out on loan to gain experience against English opposition. Could a move to Wigan Athletic be as productive as it was for Tom Cleverley?
Mourinho, Grant, Ancelotti, AVB and Di Matteo have all come and gone at Chelsea, who has been treated the worst?
Chelsea and Manchester City lock horns over the weekend in the pick of the latest Premier League fixtures.
The remains of the former Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat are to be exhumed to examine whether he was poisoned.
Wednesday night’s 2-0 victory over Montpellier in the Champion’s League sees Arsenal safely through to the knockout rounds of the competition – Lukas Podolski put the Gunners out of sights after Jack Wilshere claimed the opener.
With the sacking of the Chelsea manager and the almost instant appointment of a interim replacement, the clearing of Mark Clattenburg by the FA, and the hooliganism perpetrated against Tottenham supporters by unknown assailants in Rome, this has been a topsy-turvy week to say the least.
Arsenal defender Thomas Vermaelen was handed the captaincy by manager Arsene Wenger this season after proving himself to be Arsenal’s most reliable centre-back since his arrival in 2009.
Andre Ayew has been linked with a January exit from Marseille as the club looks to balance their books. While the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2011 is clearly talented the 22-year-old also brings questions over his temperament and the potential package deal that also includes his brother. Worth the risk?
BBC pundit Mark Lawrenson has predicted that Arsenal will get in to the top-four this season, despite doubts that Arsene Wenger’s side have what it takes to contend – but he suggested keeping Jack Wilshere fit could be the difference.
If United do sign a player in January who should it be? We have drawn up a shortlist of five names and added some other potentials. But do they need one?