MADRID Cristiano Ronaldo will play no part in Real Madrid's game against Deportivo La Coruna on Saturday after the prolific Portuguese forward was left out of the squad on Friday.
Crystal Palace manager Alan Pardew will be looking for defensive reinforcements in the January transfer window and could also bring in another striker as cover for the injured Connor Wickham.
Sunderland Manager David Moyes is wary of Swansea City's midfield threat but is confident his strikers Jermain Defoe and Victor Anichebe will earn his team three Premier League points on Saturday.
BUENOS AIRES Carlos Tevez could be playing his last Argentine “superclasico” when he leads Boca Juniors against River Plate at El Monumental on Sunday as he ponders a move to China.
The blossoming of Henrikh Mkhitaryan may have come a little late in the year for Jose Mourinho's liking but the Armenian's winter revival feels like the signing of a brand new weapon for Manchester United.
Stoke City manager Mark Hughes said his team are high on confidence as they look to frustrate Arsenal and come away from the Emirates Stadium with at least a point for the first time since winning promotion back to the Premier League in 2008.