Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Fantastic to be back playing'Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic hints that his injury was more serious than people realise, despite making his return more than a month ahead of schedule.
Antonio Conte: 'Qarabag contest is biggest of our season'Chelsea manager Antonio Conte claims that his side's Champions League clash with Qarabag is their biggest game of the season so far.
David Haye 'pulls out of Tony Bellew rematch'David Haye pulls out of his heavyweight rematch against Tony Bellew due to an arm injury which will require surgery.
Schalke 04 reveal Mesut Ozil interestSchalke 04 confirm that they would be interested in re-signing Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil, although rule out the possibility of it happening in time for next season.
Eduardo Berizzo: 'More to Liverpool than Mohamed Salah'Sevilla manager Eduardo Berizzo warns his side that they cannot focus solely on stopping Mohamed Salah when they face Liverpool in the Champions League.
Pep Guardiola: 'Manchester City must react to injuries'Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola admits that the hamstring injury sustained by John Stones will provide a major test to their title credentials.
Mark Noble urges supporters to stick by West Ham UnitedWest Ham United captain Mark Noble urges the club's fans to get behind the team despite admitting that they are underperforming on the pitch.
Manchester United 'trigger Ander Herrera contract extension'Manchester United reportedly trigger a 12-month extension in the contract of Ander Herrera to keep him at the club until 2019.
Pep Guardiola: 'Phil Foden, Brahim Diaz are ready for debuts'Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola hints that teenagers Phil Foden and Brahim Diaz could make their full debuts for the club soon, insisting they are "ready".
Pep Guardiola: 'Gabriel Jesus, Sergio Aguero cannot play together'Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola reveals that the ACL injury sustained by Benjamin Mendy is the reason why Sergio Aguero and Gabriel Jesus cannot play together.
Marcus Rashford: 'Manchester United still have a long way to go'Manchester United forward Marcus Rashford admits that his side still have a long way to go before they are restored to their former glories.
Gary Cahill refuses to rule Chelsea out of title raceChelsea captain Gary Cahill warns Premier League leaders Manchester City that there is still "a long way to go" in the title race this season.
Hugo Lloris: 'Focus is on top four, not title'Tottenham Hotspur captain Hugo Lloris admits that his side's main focus needs to be on staying in the top four rather than challenging for the title this season.
Adam Lallana included in Liverpool squad to face SevillaLiverpool midfielder Adam Lallana is included in the squad for Tuesday night's Champions League Group E match with Sevilla, having missed the entire season so far.
Jose Mourinho 'eyes four new Manchester United signings'Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is reportedly eager to add four new faces to his squad next summer, including Gareth Bale and Antoine Griezmann.
Arsenal, Manchester United 'send scouts to watch Danilo Pereira'Arsenal and Manchester United both reportedly send scouts to watch Porto midfielder Danilo Pereira in action ahead of a possible January move.
Real Madrid 'want Joachim Low as Zinedine Zidane replacement'Real Madrid president Florentino Perez reportedly identifies Germany boss Joachim Low as his number one target to replace underfire manager Zinedine Zidane.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic: 'Manchester United can win everything this season'Manchester United striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic insists that his side can still challenge on all fronts this season despite trailing Manchester City by eight points.
Arsene Wenger: 'Manchester City are on another planet'Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that Manchester City "are on another planet" with their relentless form so far this season.
Manchester City 'to move for Riyad Mahrez in January'Manchester City are reportedly planning a January move for Riyad Mahrez after Lionel Messi blocked any possible bid from Barcelona for the Algeria international.
Manchester City 'to rival Liverpool for Virgil van Dijk'Manchester City are reportedly interested in a January move for Southampton centre-back Virgil van Dijk, who has also been heavily linked with Liverpool.
Tony Pulis 'set for West Bromwich Albion crunch talks'West Bromwich Albion manager Tony Pulis is reportedly set for showdown talks over his future following his side's 4-0 home defeat to Chelsea.
Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49Former Wimbledon champion Jana Novotna dies aged 49 following a battle with cancer.
Barcelona 'offer Andre Gomes in Mesut Ozil swap deal'Barcelona are reportedly ready to offer Andre Gomes in a player-plus-cash swap deal for Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil, who they see as an alternative to Philippe Coutinho.
This weekend's biggest games in world footballAs club football returns following the final international break of the year, Sports Mole picks out the matches not to be missed across the globe this weekend.
Nov 17, 07:00
Victor Moses: 'Criticism makes Chelsea stronger'Chelsea wing-back Victor Moses insists that the squad still believes that they can challenge for the title this season despite sitting nine points adrift of Man City.
Nov 16, 23:01
Manchester United 'have no fears over Jose Mourinho exit'Manchester United reportedly have no fears that Jose Mourinho will leave the club in the foreseeable future, despite speculation linking him with Paris Saint-Germain.
Nov 16, 22:51
Arsene Wenger: 'Tottenham Hotspur must lose trophy fear'Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger claims that North London rivals Tottenham Hotspur must overcome their "fear" if they are to end their 10-year wait for silverware.
Nov 16, 22:39
Australia hand surprise recall to Tim Paine for first Ashes TestWicketkeeper Tim Paine is handed a surprise recall to the Australia squad for their opening Ashes Test against England following a seven-year absence.
Nov 16, 22:29
Willian: 'Chelsea will fight to retain Premier League title'Chelsea forward Willian admits that Manchester City's form has made his side's title defence "difficult", but insists that they will keep fighting to retain their crown.
Nov 16, 22:15
Arsenal 'eyeing move for Anthony Martial, Luke Shaw'Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing out-of-favour Manchester United duo Anthony Martial and Luke Shaw during the January transfer window.
Nov 16, 22:04
Odion Ighalo: 'Jack Wilshere should leave Arsenal'Former Watford striker Odion Ighalo urges Jack Wilshere to leave Arsenal in order to win back his place in the England squad ahead of next summer's World Cup.
Nov 16, 21:52
Harry Kane: 'I have a bit of everything'Tottenham Hotspur striker Harry Kane believes that he is different to other goalscorers because he has "a bit of everything".
Nov 16, 21:39
Pablo Zabaleta issues West Ham United rallying cryWest Ham United full-back Pablo Zabaleta admits that his side "need to improve in every way" following their disappointing start to the season.
Nov 16, 21:29
Giuseppe Bergomi calls for Italy to appoint Jose MourinhoFormer Italy captain Giuseppe Bergomi believes that Manchester United boss Jose Mourinho would be the ideal candidate to take over as national team manager.
Nov 16, 21:17
David Unsworth to take charge of Crystal Palace clashInterim Everton manager David Unsworth will take charge of his fifth match when the Toffees face Crystal Palace on Saturday as their search for a permanent boss drags on.
Nov 16, 21:07
Alberto Moreno: 'I am much happier this season'Liverpool full-back Alberto Moreno admits that he has changed his attacking mindset since regaining his place in Jurgen Klopp's starting lineup on a regular basis.
Nov 16, 20:57
Owen Farrell returns to England teamSaracens centre Owen Farrell is recalled as one of four changes to the England starting lineup for Saturday's Test against Australia.
Nov 16, 20:41
Jack Butland could miss up to five weeks with broken fingerStoke City manager Mark Hughes reveals that goalkeeper Jack Butland could miss up to five weeks with the broken finger he sustained on international duty.
Nov 16, 20:33
Sadio Mane 'expected to start against Southampton'Liverpool winger Sadio Mane returns to full training and is in line to start against former club Southampton after recovering from a hamstring injury.
Nov 16, 20:25