In the run up to Arsenal's game against Fulham today, it was interesting to note yesterday morning that the Fulham manager Martin Jol deemed it necessary to voice his views on Gunners' future and lack of trophies.
Liverpool and Arsenal are two of many teams being linked with a move for 'The Hunter' who is a goal-machine for Schalke 04. Tottenham Hotspur are also reportedly after the talented 29-year-old Dutchman but should spells at Real Madrid and AC Milan put them off? No is the answer and here is why...
Rodgers is looking to sign long term Manchester United target Filip Djuricic from Heerenveen, with a £4 million bid reportedly being readied for January.
Barack Obama used his first public appearance since his return to the White House to issue a challenge to Republicans in Congress to work with him to prevent the economy going into freefall next year.
The head of the CIA David Petraeus resigned on Friday, saying that he had shown "extremely poor judgment" by having an extramarital affair.
And he is not happy.
Nick Clegg characterised allegations over the child abuse scandals on social networks, such as the fake claims about Lord McAlpine, as trial by Twitter.
In a highly unpredictable contest John Prescott may – or may not – emerge next Thursday as Humberside's first elected police and crime commissioner.