Sunderland held Manchester United to a 1-1 draw at the Stadium of Light in the Barclays Premier League on Sunday afternoon.
Manchester City began their Barclays Premier League title defence with a 2-0 victory away to Newcastle United.
Liverpool opened their new Barclays Premier League campaign with a nervy 2-1 home win over Southampton.
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman has confirmed he is interested in signing Andros Townsend from Tottenham.
Diego Costa is a big doubt for Chelsea's trip to Everton on Saturday after picking up an injury in training.
Harry Redknapp has confirmed he will sign a contract extension at QPR in the coming days.
Arsene Wenger expects to be 'actively involved' on transfer deadline day but has stopped short of saying who he will be bidding for.
Adam Johnson is excited at the prospect of having to compete for his place in the Sunderland team, believing it can bring out the best in a player.
QPR midfielder Alejandro Faurlin is facing a prolonged spell on the sidelines after sustaining an anterior cruciate ligament injury for the third successive season.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has warned fans not to expect too much too soon from new signing Angel Di Maria.
New Crystal Palace manager Neil Warnock is confident of signing Wilfried Zaha on loan from Manchester United.
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce hopes to sign 'one quality player' before the transfer window closes on Monday.
Diego Costa will be monitored by the Chelsea medical staff over the coming days to determine his availability for Saturday's clash with Everton.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed striker Olivier Giroud will be out until the New Year after undergoing ankle surgery.
Pablo Zabaleta hopes luck is on Manchester City's side when the draw for the group stages of the Champions League is made on Thursday.
Neil Warnock is the new Crystal Palace manager after signing a two-year deal to return to Selhurst Park.
Hull are no longer in the running to sign Blackburn striker Jordan Rhodes, manager Steve Bruce has confirmed.
Samuel Eto'o could make his Everton debut against former club Chelsea on Saturday evening.
Mario Balotelli is in line to make his Liverpool debut in Sunday's Premier League clash with Tottenham.
Manager Ronald Koeman has admitted Southampton were in trouble before netting twice in their Capital One Cup win over Millwall on Tuesday.
Manchester United have been warned they will have to splash the cash if they are to have any chance of signing Daley Blind.
AC Milan chief executive Adriano Galliani has expressed an interest in signing Chelsea duo Fernando Torres and Marco van Ginkel.
Samuel Eto'o has joined Everton on a free transfer, signing a two-year deal with the Merseyside club.
The draw for the group stages of the Europa League took place on Friday morning, with Tottenham paired with Besiktas.
Callum McGregor has signed a new five-year deal with Celtic.
Robbie Keane has emerged as a doubt for the Republic of Ireland's opening Euro 2016 qualifier against Georgia on Sunday week.
Liverpool have been drawn in the same group as Real Madrid on their return to the Champions League after a five year absence.
Setanta Sports has reached an agreement with the Football Association of Ireland for the exclusive live rights in the Republic of Ireland for home friendly matches over the next four years.
Wayne Rooney has been confirmed as the new England captain ahead of the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign.
Bayern Munich have announced they have reached an agreement with Real Madrid for former Spain international Xabi Alonso.
UEFA president Michel Platini has decided not to challenge Sepp Blatter in next year's FIFA presidential election.
Frank Lampard has announced his retirement from international football.
Real Madrid boss Carlo Ancelotti has revealed that Angel Di Maria and Sami Khedira have both asked to leave the club.