Ten man Arsenal scraped through to the last-16 of the Champions League following a 2-0 defeat at Napoli.
Chelsea booked their passage as Group E winners as an early Demba Ba goal gave them victory over Steaua Bucharest.
Hull City have formally applied to the Football Association to change their playing name to 'Hull Tigers' from next season.
Bristol Rovers teenager Olly Mehew is reportedly a transfer target for Norwich City.
Manchester United's Champions League win against Shakhtar Donetsk has taken the pressure off boss David Moyes.
Ashley Young has warned old club Aston Villa that Manchester United are out to end their winning run in the Midlands on Sunday.
West Ham United captain Kevin Nolan has apologised to the club's fans for his red card at Liverpool last Saturday.
Southampton will resist all offers in January for star duo Adam Lallana and Luke Shaw, amid talk Man Utd will make a double approach.
Chelsea have entered the race for Barcelona starlet Antonio Sanabria and hope to pip Arsenal to the player's signature.
Saints target Diego has denied he will return to old club Atletico Madrid in January, meaning a summer switch to St Mary's is possible.
Crystal Palace are reported to have joined Celtic in the race to sign Huddersfield striker James Vaughan.
Spurs have received a double boost on the injury front with the news that Christian Eriksen and Danny Rose have returned to training.
Stoke are among the clubs said to be showing an interest in Marseille striker Jordan Ayew.
Hull have been linked with a January move for Marseille striker Jordan Ayew but face stiff competition from two other English teams.
Emanuele Giaccherini is happy with life in the north-east and is in no rush to move back to Italy, according to his agent.
Swansea City have been boosted by the news that Wilfried Bony will be fit for Thursday's Europa League clash against St Gallen.
Fulham youngster Ryan Williams says he is keen to extend his loan spell at Oxford United for the rest of the season.
Cardiff keeper David Marshall is hoping his form for his club will help him seal his position as Scotland's number one.
West Brom boss Steve Clarke is unlikely to get significant funds to improve his squad in January, despite the Baggies' poor form.
Alex Buttner says players do look at their own performances when results go badly but hopes Man Utd's European form can lift the gloom.
Kevin Strootman's agent has insisted the Roma star will not be joining Manchester United in the January transfer window.
Ciaran Clark has welcomed Chris Herd's return to fitness - even if it means his place in defence comes under greater threat.
Sunderland midfielder Lee Cattermole says he hopes to draw a line under his most recent sending off and is trying to clean up his act.
David Moyes has called on his Manchester United players to start transferring their good European form into the Premier League.
Roberto Martinez believes his side will take confidence from the fact they fought back to draw against Arsenal after falling behind.
Roberto Martinez has heaped praise on midfield duo Gareth Barry and James McCarthy, describing the pair as the 'perfect blend'.
Mega-rich Ligue 1 side Monaco are reportedly considering making a huge offer for Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany in January.
Cardiff keeper David Marshall has admitted that the festive period is going to be crucial to the Bluebirds survival hopes.
Scott Sinclair has plenty to do to convince West Brom he is worth a permanent transfer after struggling with injury so far on loan.
Liverpool midfielder Joe Allen believes he is finally getting the chance to show what he can do in the Reds first team.
Jonny Howson believes he is close to showing his best form for Norwich and says he's now determined to keep his starting place.
Tottenham are said to be considering a loan deal for summer signing Erik Lamela, with Spain the most likely destination.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers is said to be keen on Hamburg midfielder Haken Calhanoglu but Arsenal are the favourites to sign him.
David Moyes admits he does not know why his Manchester United side are flying in Europe but continue to struggle in the Premier League.
Stoke defender Erik Pieters has urged the club to complete the signing of fellow countryman Luuk De Jong.
Manuel Pellegrini says Manchester City's 3-2 win over Bayern Munich on Tuesday proves they can compete with Europe's best.
Hull are interested in Newcastle striker Shola Ameobi but may have to wait until the summer before completing a deal.
Swansea boss Michael Laudrup is on the look out for a new goalkeeper as Michel Vorm is facing a spell on the sidelines.
Arsenal will again be without full-back Bacary Sagna for Wednesday's final Champions League Group F clash in Napoli.