Chelsea take on Arsenal on Saturday evening in the Premier League.
The West Ham United manager also had the latest on the injury to Arthur Masuaku.
The Wolverhampton Wanderers skipper has been with the club since 2000, and is now committed to the club until 2020.
Newcastle United are most people's favourites to win the Championship this season.
The 96 victims of the Hillsborough disaster have been awarded the Freedom of Liverpool, as well as former manager Kenny Dalglish.
HITC Sport understands former West Brom man set for return to France.
The Whites have seen their form pick up in recent weeks.
Tottenham's Cameron Carter-Vickers made his debut against Gillingham.
Pako Ayestaran's spell in charge of the most hectic club in European football went about as well as anyone expected.
Rangers are in the midst of a mini crisis, with a series of poor results being compounded by off-field problems.
In the aftermath of the quite stunning Wales victory over Belgium, Chris Coleman was understandably reluctant to look too far ahead.
At the end of the match Antoine Griezmann was handed a folded-up piece of paper and instructed not to open it until he got home.
For those who knew Gareth Bale when he was a 16-year-old at Southampton, living with his fellow scholars in the club’s digs at Darwin Lodge, he was a wind-up merchant, always smiling, one of the boys. It is a side to him that has been camouflaged. Bale’s public persona has long been synonymous with playing it straight and keeping his feelings under wraps. Until now.