Flanagan hasn't played since pre-season because of a knee problem that has kept him sidelined during this campaign.
The new boss is delighted with the impact the defender has made since joining first-team training.
Jose Mourninho addressed the media ahead of this weekend's game against Southampton, and took the opportunity to have a dig at two former Liverpool players.
Daryl Janmaat has been voted as the Newcastle United Player of the Month for February.
We look ahead to another intriguing weekend of Premier League action by rounding up 10 key stats.
Former Everton players Kevin Sheedy, Gary Lineker and Phil Neville have all responded to the win in the Europa League.
The Liverpool legend has selected a dream duo up front for the charity game later this month.
None of Rangers' four main strikers have scored more than four Scottish Championship goals this season.
The Scot had a spell on loan at the club in 2008, but wanted to join Leeds United permanently.
Fomer West Ham United midfielder Jack Collison has suggested why the future looks good for his old side.
Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini looks increasingly likely to miss the game with Borussia Dortmund on Tuesday
Wins for Liverpool, Arsenal, Chelsea, Manchester City, Everton and West Brom. While Manchester United and Tottenham Hotspur could be disappointed.
Chelsea, Sunderland, Arsenal, Newcastle, Liverpool, Manchester United, Chelsea and Southampton feature.