The future of Liverpool Football Club appears to be in good hands following the U23s' impressive victory over Tottenham.
Having led last year's battle to deny Leicester, Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham Hotspur side have hit the ground running in the 2016/17 Premier League.
Barton claimed that the Scottish Premiership champions made a move for him before he completed his switch to Glasgow Rangers.
The Gunners' former striker is preparing to come up against his former side in the EFL Cup.
Liverpool face Derby County tonight in the EFL Cup third round.
Alvaro Arbeloa will reportedly make his West Ham debut against Accrington.
Leeds United will face Championship rivals Blackburn Rovers in the EFL Cup on Tuesday evening.
West Brom's under-23 side beat Aston Villa last night.
Jermain Defoe is set to miss out on playing in Sunderland's EFL match against Queens Park Rangers.
Warburton's Glasgow Rangers side have made the headlines for all the wrong reasons recently.
The Spurs attacker is facing a make-or-break campaign.
To the Cicada des Arts, a sprawling cultural complex in Barra, to join the sweaty throng for Usain Bolt’s pre-Olympic press conference. Or, more accurately, 20 minutes of softballing questions from the hundreds of the world’s media, in which the Jamaican sprinter was told “Your way of dealing with the pressure makes Brazilian people want to marry you a little more,” and rapped to by a Norwegian journalist, who also told Bolt he was in love with him.
It was job done for Kohei Uchimura as the all-around genius of gymnastics finally filled in his Olympic gold collection with Japan’s first team gold since 2004. But there was mission failure for Great Britain, who had high expectations after finishing second to Japan in last year’s world championships, and ended up just out of the medals.