Wilfried Bony struck both goals as Swansea City defeated Leicester City 2-0 at the Liberty Stadium on Saturday evening.
Liverpool recorded a scoreless draw at home to Hull City, Arsenal won at Sunderland and Southampton beat Stoke City in the Premier League on Saturday afternoon.
Manchester City fell to a 2-1 defeat away to West Ham United in Saturday’s early Barclays Premier League clash.
Ryan Taylor has been included in the Newcastle squad for the Premier League match against Tottenham.
Michael Carrick is ready to become a footballer again now that he has put his injury problems behind him.
Rio Ferdinand expects to call time on his playing career at the end of the current season.
Diego Costa has a 'little chance' of being fit to face Manchester United at Old Trafford on Sunday.
Hull manager Steve Bruce has jumped to the defence of Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli, claiming he has been turned into a 'whipping boy'.
Theo Walcott will play no part in Arsenal's Premier League clash with Sunderland on Saturday, but he will be involved next week.
Andy Carroll could make his return for West Ham within the next three weeks, manager Sam Allardyce has confirmed.
Manchester United have offered goalkeeper Victor Valdes the opportunity to train with the squad as he continues his recovery from a serious knee injury.
Glenn Whelan will miss the Republic of Ireland's upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland after being ruled out for six weeks.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has defended striker Mario Balotelli following a number of lacklustre performances for the club.
Sam Allardyce has no concerns over West Ham's decision to wait until the end of the season to offer him a new deal.
Sunderland have announced the signing of former France international Anthony Reveillere on a free transfer until the end of the season.
Manager Garry Monk has been asked to explain comments he made in the wake of Swansea's defeat at Stoke City.
Crystal Palace manager Neill Warnock has been charged with misconduct over remarks he made following his side's loss to Chelsea last weekend.
John O'Shea has stressed the importance of ensuring Sunderland's 8-0 hammering at Southampton is a one-off and has vowed to make amends to the club's supporters.
Luis Suarez will make his competitive debut for Barcelona in Saturday's El Clasico.
Serbia have been awarded a 3-0 walkover against Albania after their Euro 2016 qualifier was abandoned, but they have also been deducted three points.
Everton will be without Leon Osman and Steven Naismith for Thursday's Europa League clash with Lille.
Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany has questioned why a number of CSKA Moscow supporters were admitted to the Arena Khimki for a game that was supposed to be played behind closed doors.
Rickie Lambert believes the Anfield crowd can have a massive role to play when Liverpool face Real Madrid in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
Gareth Bale looks set to miss Real Madrid's Champions League clash with Liverpool on Wednesday.
Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill faces an anxious wait before discovering whether he will be able to call on Wes Hoolahan and Glenn Whelan for next month's Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland.
Former Ireland striker Niall Quinn says Roy Hodgson needs to re-integrate Raheem Sterling back into the England squad or risk another Saipan.
Aston Villa teenager Jack Grealish has poured cold water on reports that he is ready to declare for the Republic of Ireland.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has risked upsetting Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger by stating his desire to play for England at next year's European Under-21 Championships.