Paris Saint-Germain's Zlatan Ibrahimovic wants to recapture his best form for the visit of Nice, as a win could send his side top of Ligue 1.
Tottenham have confirmed the appointment of Paul Mitchell as head of recruitment and analysis at the Premier League club.
Celtic boss Ronny Deila has expressed his concern over Kris Commons' future with no word on whether the forward will sign a new contract.
Zenit grabbed a 1-0 win over Benfica to boost their chances of reaching the UEFA Champions League last 16 and eliminate the Portuguese side.
Tottenham head coach Mauricio Pochettino wants the Premier League to give his side an extra day's rest following UEFA Europa League matches.
The Football Association (FA) has charged Everton and West Ham for failing to control their players during Saturday's Premier League clash.
Hamburg attacker Rafael van der Vaart has hinted he would be prepared to take a pay cut to remain at the club.
Bristol City will attempt to end their mini-slump by consigning Peterborough United to a third home defeat in a row in League One on Friday.
Schalke general manager Horst Heldt labelled Tuesday's 5-0 UEFA Champions League hammering by Chelsea "embarrassing" and "unacceptable".
Roberto Mancini has seen signs of encouragement ahead of Inter's UEFA Europa League clash with Dnipro on Thursday.
Cheltenham Town have announced the appointment of Paul Buckle as their new manager following the departure of Mark Yates.
Celtic's Aleksandar Tonev will discover the outcome of his appeal against a seven-match ban on December 4.
Pohang Steelers edged ever closer to an AFC Champions League berth with a goalless K. League draw against Seoul on Wednesday.
Stoke City winger Victor Moses could be out for more than six weeks with a thigh injury, it has been confirmed.
Didier Drogba believes Chelsea are more entertaining than ever, but is aware they will ultimately be judged on how many trophies they secure.
Brighton and Hove Albion have announced the signing of Aston Villa striker Darren Bent on a one-month loan deal.
Bayern Munich's honorary president Franz Beckenbauer has conceded the club are likely to let Xherdan Shaqiri move on in January.
Everton striker Arouna Kone could be set for a return to action after being included in the squad for Thursday's clash with Wolfsburg.
Aaron Ramsey says Arsenal's players are completely behind manager Arsene Wenger, despite recent criticism of the Frenchman.
Chelsea's Cesc Fabregas has revealed he called Spain team-mate Sergio Ramos to discuss apparent recent criticism from the defender.