Rafael is hoping Manchester United have a successful run in the cup this season.
Leeds United's manager has been looking ahead to their match against Sunderland, and has an added incentive to win.
Fulham and Wolverhampton Wanderers have played out a goalless FA Cup third-round tie at Craven Cottage.
Reports today suggest that Tottenham won't be chasing West Bromwich Albion striker Saido Berahino this month.
Ex-Leeds assistant manager Gus Poyet admits he's saddened by the club's demise as his Sunderland side take on his former club in the FA Cup.
West Ham United have announced the arrival of Canadian international defender Doneil Henry.
With Mark Schwarzer gone and Thibaut Courtois potentially injured the teenage stopper might make the bench for the weekend.
Celtic boss Ronny Deila says he hasn't heard of any interest from Bolton in playmaker Kris Commons, whilst a deal for John Guidetti is progressing well.
Former Liverpool defender Mark Lawrenson looks ahead to the FA Cup clash between Arsenal and Hull City.
January 2015 has a handful of game releases due on Microsoft's consoles.