The Frenchman doesn't sound like he is set to head to the Premier League.
Everton and Tottenham Hotspur will face each other at Goodison Park in the Premier League on Sunday.
West Bromwich Albion will face Stoke City at The Hawthorns in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Aston Villa will face Sunderland away from home in the Premier League today.
Mark Lawrenson believes Liverpool will beat West Ham 2-0 today.
Magnus Carlsen’s bold decision to play in an open tournament, the first reigning world champion to do so since Boris Spassky in 1971, paid off handsomely this week at Qatar when the 25-year-old Norwegian won first prize unbeaten on 7/9 with one of his best performances. He tied with Yu Yangyi, then crushed his Chinese rival 2-0 in the speed tie-break.
Horse racing will have a new home on terrestrial television from next year, ITV having won the rights from Channel 4 in a new four-year deal to be announced imminently.
Mark Lawrenson believes Sunderland will beat Aston Villa 2-0 today.
Liverpool will face West Ham United in the Premier League later today.
Liverpool face a busy period in three competitions in the first month of 2016.
The former Anfield manager is feeling buoyant after the Reds announced the signing of the Brazil international earlier this week.
Roberto Firmino, along with Philippe Coutinho, Emre Can and Tiago Ilori, could miss part of Liverpool's pre-season tour due to international commitments.
Former Gunner Ray Parlour has suggested that someone like Jamie Carragher would make a good assistant for Brendan Rodgers at Liverpool.