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.
Wayne Rooney will return for Manchester United when they meet rivals Manchester City in the Premier League on Sunday.
Manchester United and AC Milan are in talks over a possible friendly in early 2015.
David Silva has been ruled out for three to four weeks with a knee ligament injury.
Diego Costa has been declared fit for Saturday's Premier League game against Queens Park Rangers.
Paul Lambert has urged Aston Villa to 'put on a show' against Tottenham and end their run of five successive defeats.
Arsene Wenger is convinced Arsenal are still in the Premier League title race despite sitting nine points behind leaders Chelsea.
Jack Wilshere will miss Arsenal's Premier League clash with Burnley because of a knee injury.
Liverpool will be without striker Daniel Sturridge for the upcoming games against Newcastle, Real Madrid and Chelsea.
Steven Gerrard's future could lie away from Liverpool if the club fail to offer him a new deal before the end of the season.
Swansea have succeeded in having Federico Fernandez's red card from the Capital One Cup defeat to Liverpool overturned.
Roberto Martinez has played down concerns over the fitness of Republic of Ireland international Darron Gibson.
Roberto Martinez has been impressed with the impact Samuel Eto'o has made since joining Everton, both on and off the field.
Tom Ince has joined Championship side Nottingham Forest on a short-term loan deal.
Theo Walcott could make his return for Arsenal in this weekend's Premier League tie against Burnley.
Manuel Pellegrini is worried by his side's form going into Sunday's derby against Manchester United.
Andy King has signed a new four-year deal with Leicester City, which will see him remain with the club until 2018.
Swansea are planning to appeal the red card shown to Federico Fernandez in the Capital One Cup defeat to Liverpool on Tuesday night.
Andy Carroll believes West Ham have every chance of qualifying for Europe and is looking forward to helping the team when he returns from injury.
Alan Pardew has the support of the Newcastle dressing room, according to Daryl Janmaat.
Referee Mark Clattenburg has been dropped from the roster for this weekend's Premier League fixtures after breaking protocol.
Darron Gibson has emerged as a slight doubt for the Republic of Ireland's upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland.
Newcastle United will play away to Tottenham Hotspur in the quarter-finals of the League Cup.
Newcastle United triumphed 2-0 away to holders Manchester City in the fourth round of the League Cup, while Southampton won a thriller at Stoke City and Tottenham Hotspur beat Brighton and Hove Albion.
Martin O'Neill has named a provisional 36-man squad for the Republic of Ireland's upcoming Euro 2016 qualifier against Scotland.
Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has called on FIFA to hold the 2022 World Cup in Qatar in April rather than the winter months.
The Republic of Ireland's Euro 2016 qualifier against Gibraltar will take place in Faro, Portugal on September 4, 2015.
Luis Suarez has been omitted from the 23-man shortlist for the 2014 Ballon D'or award.
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.