Chelsea striker Diego Costa says there was no malicious intent behind his stamp on Liverpool's Emre Can.
Chelsea maintain a five-point gap over Manchester City at the top of the Premier League after a stalemate at Stamford Bridge.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says a move to sign Manchester United midfielder Darren Fletcher has broken down.
Premier League strugglers eye Lambert, Anderson set for Brazilian move, Reus wants to work with Wenger, plus more.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says he is disappointed to draw at Chelsea as his side created more chances.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho declines to speak to the media after the 1-1 draw with Manchester City at Stamford Bridge.
Chris Sutton stands by his belief that Celtic could win Sunday's League Cup semi-final with Rangers "blindfolded".
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge says he is "proud" of the performances of fellow Liverpool man Raheem Sterling.
West Ham boss Sam Allardyce says he has been advised not to play Diafra Sakho until a row with Senegal is resolved.
Tony Pulis takes "some responsibility" for West Brom's 3-0 loss to Spurs, saying he was distracted by the transfer deadline.
Huddersfield's Tommy Smith is in a stable condition after being taken to hospital by helicopter with a severe head injury.
Burnley boss Sean Dyche says Danny Ings has been affected by speculation over his future but will not leave this month.
Stoke defender Robert Huth is having a medical at Leicester City, according to Potters manager Mark Hughes.
Rangers captain Lee McCulloch says his side have already shown they have what it takes to beat Celtic.
Liverpool striker Daniel Sturridge scores on his comeback after injury as the Reds overcome West Ham 2-0 at Anfield.
Manchester United easily beat bottom side Leicester to move up to third place in the Premier League table.
Equatorial Guinea beat Tunisia in controversial circumstances to reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.
Nadir Ciftci's late goal clinches a place in the Scottish League Cup final as Dundee United defeat Aberdeen 2-1.
Romelu Lukaku gives Everton a first win in nine games as Alan Pardew suffers his first defeat as Crystal Palace manager.
Jonathan Walters scores a hat-trick for Stoke as QPR lose their 11th straight away game in the Premier League.
Jermain Defoe gets off the mark for his new club and Connor Wickham is also on target as Sunderland easily see off Burnley.
Harry Kane scores twice and Christian Eriksen fires in a brilliant free-kick as Spurs end West Brom's unbeaten run.
Newcastle win 3-0 at Hull as John Carver claims victory in his first game since being confirmed as Magpies head coach.
A second-half own goal by Gary Warren deprives Inverness Caledonian Thistle of all three points in the Highland derby.
Real Madrid stretch their lead at the top of La Liga as they come from behind to beat David Moyes' Real Sociedad.
DR Congo forward Yannick Bolasie believes his side can become unbeatable after their 4-2 win over Congo in their Afcon quarter-final.
Serie A title challengers Roma sign Ivory Coast international striker Seydou Doumbia from CSKA Moscow for £10.8m.
DR Congo fight back from two goals down to beat neighbours Congo and reach the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals.
Genoa and Fiorentina fail to gain ground in the push for a Champions League place as they share the points in Serie A.
Atletico Madrid score three times in the first half to beat Eibar and stay in touch with La Liga leaders Real Madrid.