Tottenham have been given a real challenge in the Europa League in the form of Serie A side Fiorentina, but the Viola have some clear weaknesses.
Here is the possible Liverpool side to play Bournemouth in the League Cup.
Emyr Huws left Manchester City for Wigan Athletic hoping to push for promotion, but now finds himself forming part of a struggling Championship squad.
Tottenham Hotspur need to focus their spending on one or two quality additions, rather than bringing in a host of new faces again.
Rafa Benitez’s position as manager of Napoli looks to be under increasing threat after a 2-0 loss to AC Milan saw them slip to 7th in Serie A.
Stewart Downing wants to see West Ham start games well after conceding the first goal in three consecutive games.
Tottenham Hotspur, Newcastle United and Liverpool are all reportedly interested in Birmingham City winger Demarai Gray.
The former Borussia Dortmund and Liverpool striker believes there are four teams who can win the Champions League.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has been impressed with the speed of Carlos Sanchez's transition to English football.
Bolton Wanderers boss Neil Lennon is backing Eidur Gudjohnsen to follow Frank Lampard's lead and produce top performances well into his 30s.