Manchester City lie five points behind Chelsea in the race for the Premier League title after losing 2-0 at home to Arsenal on Sunday.
West Ham United’s fine campaign continued with a 3-0 Premier League win over Hull City at the Boleyn Ground.
Crystal Palace came from behind to beat Tottenham Hotspur 2-1 at Selhurst Park in Alan Pardew’s first Premier League game in charge of the Eagles.
Diafra Sakho has spoken of his sadness at the criticism he has received from Senegal fans for failing to represent his country at the African Cup of Nations.
John Carver is to remain in charge of Newcastle for the remainder of the season.
Gabriel Paulista has been granted a work permit ahead of his proposed move to Arsenal.
Nani is confident he still has a future at Manchester United and fully expects to be back at Old Trafford next season.
Mario Balotelli still has a future at Liverpool, manager Brendan Rodgers has declared.
Nathaniel Clyne is happy to wait before signing a new contract with Southampton.
Villarreal defender Gabriel Paulista is set to join Arsenal for a fee in the region of £11 million, according to the Spanish club.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says Mesut Ozil has bulked up in the gym to try and adapt to the physicality of the Premier League.
Jose Mourinho says Chelsea’s domestic cup runs could have a negative effect on the club’s Premier League aspirations.
Paul Lambert has fined Aston Villa winger Jack Grealish a week’s wages after the 19-year-old vented his frustrations about not playing on Twitter.
Aston Villa have given up their pursuit of Manchester City midfielder Scott Sinclair.
Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has called on supporters to stop booing Emmanuel Adebayor.
Jose Mourinho has suggested Chelsea will do no business during the January transfer window by claiming the club will go into February with 'the same squad'.
West Ham manager Sam Allardyce has confirmed his interest in signing Darren Fletcher from Manchester United.
David De Gea's agent does not know what the future holds for his client as he continues to be linked with Real Madrid.
Tony Pulis admits he will have little choice but to sell Saido Berahino if West Brom receive a big offer for the striker.
Brendan Rodgers is keen to keep hold of as many senior players as possible and remains hopeful that Glen Johnson will sign a new deal.
Louis van Gaal has refused to address the rumours surrounding Darren Fletcher's future at Manchester United.
Brendan Rodgers expects Raheem Sterling to sign a new contract with Liverpool 'imminently'.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has accused UEFA of lacking the courage to challenge his leadership.
Massimo Cellino has stepped down as president of Leeds after failing in an appeal against his Football League disqualification.
Ireland's Stephaine Roche has missed out on the FIFA Puskas Award at the Ballon d'Or gala in Zurich.
Robert Sarver has ended his interest in Scottish side Rangers after the club's board rejected his £20million takeover offer.
The Rangers board has rejected Robert Sarver's increased offer for the Scottish club.
Lionel Messi has poured cold water on reports linking him with a move to the Premier League by insisting he is staying at Barcelona.
Alex Neil has been appointed as the new manager of Norwich.
Manchester United's trip to Cambridge United kicks off a busy weekend of FA Cup fourth round action on the Setanta Sports Pack.
Robert Sarver has increased his offer to buy Rangers to £20million.
FIFA vice-president Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has signalled his intention to challenge Sepp Blatter for the leadership of world football's governing body.