Manolo Gabbiadini has said he wants to become a free kick expert like Pierre van Hooijdonk.
A round up of morning news stories about Manchester City.
Leeds United and Watford bosses played together for Partizan Belgade in 1991.
Southampton's Victor Wanyama says his favourite ground is Liverpool's Anfield.
Newcastle United midfielder Ryan Taylor played in a behind-closed-doors friendly against Burnley on Tuesday and is edging closer to match fitness.
Queens Park Rangers legend Rodney Marsh believes that defender Rio Ferdinand is past his prime.
Patrice Evra is impressing early on at Juventus.
Croatia boss talks up Luka Modric.
Real Madrid midfielder Toni Kroos has taken to La Liga like a duck to water.
Former Arsenal youngster Carlos Vela is experiencing a tough start to the season with Real Sociedad.