Early goals from Winston Reid and Diafra Sakho and a late strike from Morgan Amalfitano helped West Ham to a hard fought 3-1 win over Liverpool at Upton Park on Saturday evening.
A first goal from Danny Welbeck and an impressive performance from Mesut Ozil helped Arsenal to an easy 3-0 win over Aston Villa at Villa Park.
A last-gasp free from Niko Kranjcar rescued a point for QPR as they twice came from behind to claim a 2-2 draw with Stoke at Loftus Road.
Louis van Gaal is open to the idea of bringing Cristiano Ronaldo back to Manchester United.
Lewis Hamilton went fastest in the second free practice session for the Singapore Grand Prix.
Brendan Rodgers is confident Liverpool's performances will improve once the new players have settled into life at Anfield.
Bernie Ecclestone has intimated that the double points rule could be dropped for 2015.
London's Wembley Stadium is to host the final and semi-finals of the European Champions in 2020, with the Aviva Stadium in Dublin confirmed as one of the host cities.
Paddy McBrearty has been named in the Donegal team to face Kerry in the All-Ireland final on Sunday.
Rory McIlroy would love the chance to partner Graeme McDowell at next week's Ryder Cup, putting an end to the speculation that their friendship has been damaged by an ongoing court case.