Jordon Mutch has joined Crystal Palace from fellow Premier League side QPR for an undisclosed fee.
A recent blip has dented Newcastle United's progress and John Carver wants the winning feeling to return at Hull City on Saturday.
Daniel Sturridge has impressed Brendan Rodgers in training this week but the Liverpool boss does not expect him to make an immediate impact.
Guinea have won a place in the Africa Cup of Nations quarter-finals ahead of Mali following the drawing of lots.
Roma's Kevin Strootman will undergo further surgery after aggravating a long-standing knee injury at the weekend.
Shola Ameobi has returned to the Premier League after reuniting with Alan Pardew at Crystal Palace.
Barcelona duo Lionel Messi and Luis Enrique were involved in a training ground argument earlier this month, according to Jeremy Mathieu.
Marcelo Brozovic is eager to prove himself as a world-class midfielder after joining Inter from Dinamo Zagreb.
It ended miserably, but Borussia Dortmund are out to put 2014 firmly behind them - starting at Bayer Leverkusen on Saturday.
Eibar have defied the odds in their maiden Liga campaign, but a win against defending champions Atletico Madrid really would surprise.
Stoke City have confirmed that Peter Crouch and Glenn Whelan have extended their stays at the Britannia Stadium by a further two years.
After proving Tottenham's hero in the League Cup semi-final win over Sheffield United, Christian Eriksen is eager to run out Wembley.
Real Sociedad have made a habit of defeating La Liga's elite sides this term, but face a tough test at Real Madrid on Saturday.
Andy Carroll's impressive return to form after a long injury lay-off has drawn the praise of West Ham team-mate Kevin Nolan.
Gabriel Paulista may need time to settle, but Arsene Wenger is sure the new Arsenal defender can cope with the rigours of English football.
Mattia Destro is set to join Milan from Roma, but neither side has revealed the specifics of the deal.
Tim Cahill will address speculation regarding his international future after Saturday's Asian Cup final between Australia and South Korea.
Diafra Sakho's Africa Cup of Nations absence angered Senegal, but Sam Allardyce insists West Ham have not broken the rules by playing him.
Bayern Munich have been hit by a double injury blow, with Franck Ribery and Rafinha both set for a spell on the sidelines.
Despite signing a new contract, Paul Pogba could leave Juventus by the end of next season, according to his agent.