Chris Coleman has expressed his dismay that Aaron Ramsey is still not fit to play for his country, with the Wales manager revealing the midfielder broke down in training with Arsenal last week and is not certain to be back in time to face Serbia in November.
Alan Pardew believes Gareth Southgate can bring the best out of England’s players and has urged his former Crystal Palace team-mate to prove he has “the X factor” to make his mark with the national team over his four-game interim stewardship.
Danny Willett fears he has become a “target” for American fans at his maiden Ryder Cup with the Masters champion also conceding his experience has been tarnished and his focus hard to maintain.
The Arsenal manager celebrated 20 years in charge of the club last week.
Liverpool have started their first full season under Jurgen Klopp strongly.
Rangers are currently seven points behind leaders Celtic in the Scottish Premiership.
The Belgian decided to stay and work under new boss Ronald Koeman.
Liam Cooper has dropped out of Leeds United's first-team in recent weeks, but could return against Barnsley.
West Ham United and Middlesbrough will face each other in the Premier League this weekend.
Nurse, it’s happening again! Stoke City have suffered a relapse of the sickly form that beset them at the start and end of last season and Mark Hughes needs to find an effective treatment quickly. Otherwise his ears will be assailed anew by the three little words that he least wants to hear: Queens Park Rangers.
David Moyes believes the lack of a top-class centre-forward cost him a chance of winning the Premier League title with Everton and now fears Sunderland’s acute striker shortage could leave them struggling at the opposite end of the table.
Mario Balotelli was once again making headlines on and off the field, scoring twice on his Nice debut before calling his Liverpool move “the worst mistake of my life”.