Gabriel Paulista could make his Arsenal debut on Sunday, but Alexis Sanchez is unlikely to feature due to a hamstring injury.
Louis van Gaal has confirmed Darren Fletcher is in talks with West Ham about a move away from Manchester United.
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The Socceroos' date with destiny is here. A full house at Sydney’s Stadium Australia and millions more across Australia and Asia will be glued to their screens when Ange Postecoglou’s exciting young side take on South Korea for the 2015 Asian Cup crown.
Kieran Gibbs believes the sky is the limit for in-form Arsenal, despite their standing in the Premier League.
Former Bolivia coach Gustavo Quinteros has been appointed coach of Ecuador.
Critics have questioned Daniel Sturridge's physical and mental fragility but the returning Liverpool striker has faith in his body.
Laurent Blanc had wanted to see better from Paris Saint-Germain, but was still happy to claim a 1-0 win over Rennes.
Dieter Hecking was predictably delighted after his Wolfsburg side crushed Bayern Munich 4-1.
Bas Dost and Kevin De Bruyne sink Bayern Munich 4-1 as Wolfsburg honour Junior Malanda on a memorable Bundesliga evening.
Jerome Boateng and Bastian Schweinsteiger lament Bayern's defending in their 4-1 thrashing at Wolfsburg as Pep Guardiola lauds the hosts.
Pedro Santos gave Sporting Braga a 1-0 derby win over Moreirense in the Primeira Liga after Andre Simoes missed a penalty for the visitors.
La Liga's transfer deadline passed without much ceremony on Friday, but struggling Cordoba completed an eye-catching triple swoop.
St Mirren climbed out of the bottom two in the Scottish Premiership as debutant James Dayton scored an early goal to sink Partick Thistle.
A brace from Ahmed Khalil saw the United Arab Emirates claim third at the Asian Cup on Friday with a 3-2 win over Iraq.
Deportivo La Coruna moved five points clear of La Liga's drop zone after a Celso Borges-inspired 2-1 triumph over Rayo Vallecano on Friday.
Yann Kermorgant and Matt Ritchie were on target as Championship leaders Bournemouth overcame 10-man Watford 2-0 at Dean Court.
South Korea have won every game they have played at this year's Asian Cup, but Ki Sung-yueng feels Australia are favourites for the final.
Heerenveen stuttered to a 0-0 draw at rock-bottom Dordrecht in Daley Sinkgraven's final Eredivisie match for Dwight Lodeweges' men.