Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte has dismissed suggestions of disgruntlement at the club over his training methods.
World players' union Fifpro is to drop a legal bid to outlaw football's transfer system, says the sport's governing body Fifa.
Tottenham duo Harry Kane and Christian Eriksen were being closely watched by Barcelona at the Bernabeu on Tuesday night, according to reports in Spain.
Northern Ireland will play Switzerland in the World Cup play-offs as they aim to qualify for next summer's tournament in Russia and a first finals since 1986.
Liverpool defender Dejan Lovren accused Manchester United striker Romelu Lukaku of deliberately kicking him in the face in Saturday's Premier League match.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho says he does not believe he will finish his career at the Premier League club.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson says his players would be "foolish" to think they have earned a fresh start to the season by beating champions Chelsea.
Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp says there are few managers who could have done a better job at the club than him.