Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal is set to reinstate David De Gea, 24, as his first-choice goalkeeper and will hold talks with the Spain international today.
Wayne Rooney was not the only England player to break a record on Tuesday. The nine-second appearance by Manchester City midfielder Fabian Delph, 25, was the shortest appearance by an England starter.
Delph will undergo a scan to acertain the extent of the hamstring injury, and is now surely a major doubt for City ahead of their clash with Crystal Palace on Saturday.
Arsenal striker Danny Welbeck is reportedly on course for a Christmas return despite earlier reports that the striker faces around six months on the sidelines.
Arsene Wenger says former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry will have to go through a “psychological and mental transformation” to become a successful manager.
Wenger recently revealed that the Gunners’ all-time record goalscorer is currently working with Arsenal’s Under-18 team as he works towards gaining his coaching badges. Henry has, like Sky Sports colleague Gary Neville, taken on a dual role combining coaching with his punditry work for the broadcaster.
Arsenal and Manchester City are both linked with Isco, with a number of clubs understood to have made enquiries regarding the Real Madrid playmaker.
Arsenal are keeping tabs on FC Basel forward Breel Embolo. Tottenham are also interested in the 18-year-old, who is valued at £10 million.
Borussia Monchengladbach were spurned in their attempts to sign Embolo, as the 18-year-old would rather stay in Switzerland until January before signing for Wolfsburg.
Tottenham have confirmed that South Korean striker Son Heung-min has been granted a work permit and could be in contention to make his debut this weekend against Sunderland.
Chelsea club doctor Eva Carneiro, 41, is preparing legal action against the club.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini may give defender Nicolas Otamendi, 27, a debut at right-back against Crystal Palace if Bacary Sagna fails to recover from injury in time.
Paris St-Germain defender Thiago Silva, 30, feels the transfer fees paid by both Manchester United and Manchester City this summer are bordering on “the edge of madness”.
Manchester United have already begun their efforts to sign Lazio midfielder Felipe Anderson.
United have not received any offers for midfielder Ander Herrera, who has been linked with both Barcelona and Valencia.
Martin Demichelis is weighing up a return to Argentina with River Plate when his Manchester City contract expires in the summer of 2016.
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has admitted the Blues are finding life as Premier League champions “difficult” at the moment – as “everyone wants to kill you”.
Hull City midfielder Jake Livermore is set to avoid a ban for his failed drugs test after the FA took into account his extenuating personal circumstances.
Livermore suffered from depression after the loss of his new-born baby.
He is thought to have taken the drug the evening following the inquest into his daughter’s death.
Barcelona may be handed some bad news in their bid to land former youth player Nolito as the 28-year-old winger looks set to sign an extension with Celta Vigo.
With Pedro having moved to Chelsea during the summer window, Barcelona are said to be weighing up a swoop for Leicester City attacker Riyad Mahrez as a potential replacement.
Tottenham’s Emmanuel Adebayor will not be selected for Togo again and has been likened to a bad date after he failed to respond to a call-up.
Manchester United have reportedly received a massive number of loan offers for young striker James Wilson, with Derby County said to be the frontrunners for his signature.
Having had several bids already turned down by Everton, reports suggest Chelsea will offer 20-year-old attacker Bertrand Traore as part of their next bid to land young centre-back John Stones.
Galatasaray wants to extend Wesley Sneijder’s contract until the summer of 2018. The Dutchman’s currenyt deal expires at the end of the season.
Yoan Gouffran is set to leave Newcastle with Hull, Middlesbrough and Nottingham Forest all keen on the the French forward.
Reports suggest Fiorentina will make a second move for AC Milan centre-back Philippe Mexes after Silvio Berlusconi allegedly blocked a deadline day transfer from going through.
Having loaned Adnan Januzaj from Manchester United for the season, Borussia Dortmund have first refusal to sign the Belgian permanently.
Gordon Strachan, 58, is set to be offered a new deal to extend his tenure as Scotland boss.
Aston Villa midfielder Jack Grealish, 19, will not be rushed into making a decision over whether to play for England or Republic of Ireland.
Juventus are ready to let Simone Zaza go in January, with Arsenal interested in the 24-year-old striker.
Arsenal centre-backs Per Mertesacker, 30, and Laurent Koscielny, 29, are on course to be fit to face Stoke this weekend.
“What super powers would you like to possess?” “I already have them.” Striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic, 33, is in brilliant form during a quickfire interviewwith Paris St-Germain.
Aston Villa midfielder Idrissa Gana, 25, will have a scan on a hamstring injury suffered on international duty with Senegal.
Having loaned Adnan Januzaj from Manchester United for the season, Borussia Dortmund have first refusal to sign the Belgian permanently. United loanee Januzaj scored only 18 minutes into his first Borussia Dortmund appearance in a friendly at St Pauli on Tuesday.
After receiving criticism following his advertisement for a personal assistant to, amongst other things, keep his fridge fully stocked, Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe, 32, tweeted a picture of himself out shopping.
Nigeria defeated Niger 2-0 with a goal in each half from Ahmed Musa and Moses Simon.
Barcelona goalkeeper Claudio Bravo will be sidelined for up to three weeks, according to his agent. Bravo suffered a calf injury in training on Monday but Barca did not say how long the Chile international would be sidelined for. Bravo will miss Saturday’s La Liga clash at Atletico Madrid and is also likely to miss the league games against Levante, Celta Vigo and Las Palmas this month.
Marc-Andre ter Stegen, the club’s first choice in the Copa del Rey and Champions League, is set to make his first Primera Division appearances in Bravo’s absence.
European Club Association (ECA) president Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has blamed Jean-Marc Bosman for the recent “explosion” in transfer spending. Belgian footballer Jean-Marc Bosman won a landmark case at the European Court of Justice in 1995, which has meant players in the European Union can leave their clubs on a free transfer once their contract expires.
The Bayern Munich CEO Rummenigge, who was re-elected as ECA president on Tuesday, said the ruling is the root cause of the increase in spending that saw Premier League clubs spend a record £870 million (€1,195m) this summer while Bundesliga clubs broke the €400m (£291m) barrier for the first time.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez and former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry have been using drones to film their training and coaching sessions, ex-England international Michael Owen has said.
Major League Soccer commissioner Don Garber revealed that talks are underway with the Premier League about setting up an Anglo-American Cup that would involve the winners of the English top flight and the FA Cup.
Croatia have sacked head coach Niko Kovac with two group matches of their Euro 2016 qualifying campaign remaining. Kovac was removed following a 0-0 draw with Azerbaijan and 2-0 loss to Norway that left Croatia in third place in Group H.
Barcelona have released five youth players in a bid to adhere to the existing transfer ban and to avoid the possibility of receiving additional punishment from FIFA.
Diego Costa failed to score for Spain on Tuesday night in their 1-0 victory over Macedonia and the Chelsea forward had the added frustration of discovering he will not be able to play in the team’s next Euro 2016 qualifying game against Luxembourg.
Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein has confirmed he will run for FIFA president again, less than four months after losing to Sepp Blatter in the previous election.
Bastian Schweinsteiger’s first club, TSV 1860 Rosenheim, have revealed how much Manchester United paid for the Germany captain. Schweinsteiger, 31, left Bayern Munich, where he had one year remaining on his contract, and joined United this summer.
When making the move, it was reported that United paid close to €20 million for the 2014 World Cup winner. “The transfer fee adds up to €9 million,” the club announced on their official website.