Rodwell is pleased that certain areas of the side have been strengthened.
Tomorrow's clash between Aston Villa and Nottingham Forest may look like just 7th vs 16th in the Championship, but it is in fact a historic game.
With the Manchester and Glasgow derbies taking the headlines this weekend, we consider what other derbies will grab our attention this season?
Henderson has taken up a deeper role in Liverpool's three opening Premier League games so far.
Sunderland have signed goalkeeper Mika from Boavista following an injury to Vito Mannone.
USA legend Landon Donovan is set to return for the LA Galaxy two years after retiring from football.
As Burnley and Hull gear up to face one and another tomorrow in the first clash this season between two promoted teams, here is our promoted teams XI.
Rodriguez found the net against Sunderland prior to the international break as he continues to build his way back up to full fitness.
Matip admitted that Mane can be a bit of a nightmare to face on the training ground.
The £2 million summer signing has scored twice in six appearances so far for the Whites.
The nearest Leicester City came to making a long-haul pre-season trip last summer involved a 66-mile excursion up the M1 which carried them into South Yorkshire and a game against Rotherham United.
One of the oddities about Open venues is that they often seem to turn up a similar type of champion to the ones they produced previously. This is certainly true of Royal Troon, which in the last six instances has thrown up an American winner, more often than not an unheralded one.
Rory McIlroy has delivered the most withering criticism of golf’s inclusion in the Olympics, suggesting the sport was irrelevant in the context of the Games and also admitting he was “not sure” whether he would even be watching it.