How will Brisbane Roar fare with a new coach in charge? And against the A-League leaders from the West? This should be a fascinating encounter at Suncorp as the home side attempt to get the Frans Thijssen era off to a winning start after a tumultuous week.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez basked in a "perfect" display as Everton beat Wolfsburg 2-0 to top Group H in the UEFA Europa League.
Benjamin Stambouli's first Tottenham goal helped the London club reach the UEFA Europa League knockout rounds with a 1-0 win over Partizan.
Everton celebrated qualification from UEFA Europa League Group H by pickpocketing a 2-0 win in Wolfsburg.
Pablo Daniel Osvaldo hit the winner as 10-man Inter came from behind to beat Dnipro 2-1 and confirm top spot in UEFA Europe League Group F.
It's a huge clash at AAMI Park to open A-League Round 8 when two of the three remaining unbeaten teams - fierce rivals Melbourne Victory and Adelaide United - vie to catch Perth Glory at the top of the table.
Tottenham's UEFA Europa League clash with Partizan was temporarily suspended after three separate pitch invasions in the first half.
Real Sociedad coach David Moyes has appointed fellow Scot Billy McKinlay as his assistant at the Liga club.
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet has urged his players to cause an upset and inflict Chelsea's first loss of the Premier League season.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has defended his decision to send Darren Bent out on loan despite his side struggling to find the net.
Adam Johnson wants Sunderland to keep up their fine record against the Premier League's big hitters when Chelsea visit the Stadium of Light.
Midfielder Albert Riera has been released by Udinese after failing to make a single appearance for the Serie A club.
Nigel Pearson is hoping Leicester City have turned a corner as they aim to end a recent goal drought at fellow strugglers QPR on Saturday.
Galatasaray face disciplinary proceedings following incidents at this week's UEFA Youth League clash against Anderlecht in Belgium.
Mark Hughes is backing his Stoke City side to extend Liverpool's winless run to six games in Saturday's Premier League clash at Anfield.
Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen could miss the rest of the season after it was revealed he requires surgery on a hamstring injury.
Garry Monk has challenged Swansea City to raise their levels again when they face Crystal Palace in the Premier League on Saturday.
Bastia have announced that Ghislain Printant will stay on as head coach of the Ligue 1 club until the end of the season.
West Brom head coach Alan Irvine knew nothing of the drink-driving case involving Saido Berahino until this week.
Brazilian football great Pele has been transferred to the special care unit at a Sao Paolo hospital.