Adelaide United crashed back to earth with a thud after winning the FFA Cup on Tuesday, going down 2-1 to the Jets in Newcastle.
Lyon coach Hubert Fournier is keen to extend Nabil Fekir's contract and bring attacking reinforcements in after an injury to Yassine Benzia.
Eric Abidal has announced his retirement at the age of 35 and revealed that he could be on his way back to Barcelona in a coaching capacity.
Harry Redknapp admits there is no possibility of QPR signing Stoke City striker Peter Crouch during the January transfer window.
Davy Klaassen was left to rue a bad day at the office after Ajax slumped to a 4-0 loss to Vitesse in the KNVB Beker on Thursday.
Arsene Wenger does not fear a repeat of last season's Premier League mauling when Arsenal visit Liverpool on Sunday.
Glenn Whelan wants to stay at Stoke City after dismissing speculation linking him with a move away from the Britannia Stadium.
Salomon Kalou has warned Hertha Berlin that he will look elsewhere for regular first-team football if they do not offer it to him.
Marouane Fellaini insists there is a growing belief at Old Trafford that Manchester United are realistic Premier League title challengers.
Christian Benteke admits he was wrong to hand in a transfer request at Aston Villa and is delighted he opted to remain with the club.
Steven Gerrard has told Raheem Sterling that Liverpool is the "perfect club for him" and urged the winger to sign a new deal at Anfield.
Marquee midfielder Luis Garcia stressed Atletico de Kolkata deserve their spot in the inaugural Indian Super League final.
Swansea City manager Garry Monk is planning to spend in January, with a left-back, midfielder and a striker top of the list.
Southampton manager Ronald Koeman is interested in signing Wesley Sneijder but cannot afford the Dutchman's wages.
The FFA Cup winners roll into the Hunter just days after holding aloft the first domestic silverware of the season. The win-less Jets will hope there’s a Cup hangover when these two meet on Friday night in a fixture that's celebrating the home side's ten-year anniversary.
The battle for bragging rights in Victoria's capital is set to grab the spotlight in Round 11 of the Hyundai A-League this weekend, when John van't Schip's Melbourne City FC look to halt the momentum of Kevin Muscat's free-scoring Melbourne Victory side.
Everton goalkeeper Tim Howard said he is eyeing helping United States to the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
Milan coach Filippo Inzaghi said he is all too aware of what it takes to play at Roma's Stadio Olimpico.
John van't Schip says Robert Koren could make his long-awaited Melbourne City debut in the derby against Melbourne Victory on Saturday night.
Toronto FC expect to have Jermain Defoe back for the 2015 MLS season, though they are open to offers for the English striker.