Rio calls ban "ludicrous"

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QPR's Rio Ferdinand has criticised the three-game ban he received for an inappropriate social media comment.

Costa cleared to play QPR

2014-10-31 16:35

Jose Mourinho has confirmed Diego Costa would return for Premier League leaders Chelsea's clash with Queens Park Rangers.

Wilshere woe for Wenger

2014-10-31 15:02

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger expects Jack Wilshere to miss the Gunners' Premier League match at home to Burnley.

Gerrard waiting on new offer

2014-10-31 12:54

Steven Gerrard insists he will not be retiring from football next season and is still waiting on a new Liverpool offer.

Gerrard believes in strike duo

2014-10-31 11:55

Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard has confidence that both Mario Balotelli and Daniel Sturridge can hit top form this season.

Townsend working hard

2014-10-31 11:31

Andros Townsend feels he’s improving with every game after playing his part in the win Capital One Cup win over Brighton.

Gunners injury update

2014-10-31 11:19

Arsène Wenger has revealed the latest team news ahead of Saturday's home match against Burnley at Emirates Stadium.

LIVE: Manchester City v Manchester United

2014-10-31 09:02

LIVE and interactive scoring from the Manchester derby between City and United at the Etihad Stadium.

High-flying Saints eye silverware

2014-10-31 07:44

Midfielder Steve Davis says Southampton are starting to dream of winning major silverware following their recent success.

Fernandez boost for Swans

2014-10-30 21:11

Swansea defender Federico Fernandez had his ban for a red card against Liverpool rescinded after a successful appeal.

Rodgers palms off Balo talk

2014-10-30 19:23

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has said that he had "no concern" about Mario Balotelli's on-field conduct.

Pellegrini: We're not playing well

2014-10-30 14:14

Manuel Pellegrini admitted he is "worried" about his side's form after they were knocked out of the League Cup

'Alexis one of the best' - Arteta

2014-10-30 14:06

Mikel Arteta says Alexis Sanchez's eagerness to put defenders under pressure is the blueprint for how Arsenal should play.

QPR considering Ferdinand appeal

2014-10-30 13:55

Queens Park Rangers are considering appealing against defender Rio Ferdinand's ban and fine for his comment made on Twitter.

Jose inspired by Drogba

2014-10-30 13:11

Jose Mourinho does not have to rely on Diego Costa for goals following a resurgence in Didier Drogba's career.

United look to end poor derby run

2014-10-30 12:36

Manchester United look to end their poor run of results in Manchester derbies when they face an out-of-form City.

Wijnaldum wants United move

2014-10-30 10:43

PSV midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum has put Manchester United on alert after hinting he would be open to a summer move.

Song keen on UK stay

2014-10-30 09:57

On-loan at West Ham from Barcelona, Alex Song wants to stay in England if the La Liga giants no longer want to keep him.

Monk dodges FA sanction

2014-10-30 08:58

Swansea boss Garry Monk escapes sanction from the FA after accusing referee Michael Oliver and Stoke's Victor Moses of cheating.

Rooney returns for derby

2014-10-30 08:36

Man United are set to welcome back captain Wayne Rooney from suspension for their visit to Premier League champions Man City.

FA ban, fine Rio for tweet

2014-10-29 21:07

The FA has banned QPR defender Rio Ferdinand for three games over a tweet containing a derogatory reference to women.

Drogba's character hailed

2014-10-29 15:13

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has hailed Didier Drogba's character since bringing the ageing striker back to the club.

Arsenal leading the way in 'new Ribery' chase

2014-10-29 13:29

Arsenal are leading the pack in the chase for Benfica's 17-year-old ace, Goncalo Guedes.

Pique confirms United snub

2014-10-29 11:06

Gerard Pique has politely rejected the advances of Manchester United while talk of a Chelsea move gathers momentum.

Kane staying at the Lane

2014-10-29 10:56

Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino has expressed his desire to keep talented youngster Harry Kane at White Hart Lane.


Rooney gets derby all-clear

2014-10-31 18:47

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney has been passed fit for the Manchester derby, says manager Louis van Gaal.

City's Silva out of derby

2014-10-31 16:00

Manchester City's David Silva will miss their derby against Manchester United and could be out of action for up to a month.

Suarez's Ballon d'Or omission shocks Gerrard

2014-10-31 13:10

Steven Gerrard has criticised FIFA's decision to exclude Luis Suarez on their shortlist for this year's Ballon d'Or award.

Sturridge is the best - Gerrard

2014-10-31 12:01

Steven Gerrard believes Daniel Sturridge will go on to become an Anfield legend in the iconic number 9 jersey.

'Expert' UK footy tips

2014-10-31 11:42

It’s Manchester derby time on Sunday and most of our panel (except the staunch Red Devils loyalists) see City nicking it!

Robson backing Rooney on return

2014-10-31 11:24

Wayne Rooney is being backed by legendary United skipper Bryan Robson to return from suspension a more mature presence.

United smell City blood

2014-10-31 09:26

EPL champions Manchester City will attempt to reassert their authority when they host Manchester United on Sunday.

Gunners eye title bounce

2014-10-31 08:06

Arsenal will attempt to step up their Premier League title challenge when Burnley visit the Emirates Stadium on Saturday.

Reds ready to hit peak form

2014-10-31 07:35

Brendan Rodgers believes Liverpool are finally starting to gel on the pitch ahead of their clash with Newcastle on Saturday.

Koeman happy with fixture glut

2014-10-30 19:23

Southampton manager Ronald Koeman is embracing rather than bemoaning his high-flying side's busy schedule.

Cahill impressed by Zouma

2014-10-30 14:34

Chelsea defender Gary Cahill believes the emergence of the 20-year-old Kurt Zouma will help push his own game on.

Our pace is impressive - Wenger

2014-10-30 14:11

Arsène Wenger says he is excited by how much pace his Arsenal side will have when Theo Walcott is fully fit.

Harry, Taarabt resolve differences

2014-10-30 14:03

Queens Park Rangers manager Harry Redknapp has patched up his differences with Adel Taarabt after a public spat.

Can the Saints keep going?

2014-10-30 13:18

Just like last year, Southampton has made a strong start to their English Premiership season but can they keep going?

Silva injury worry for Citizens

2014-10-30 13:03

Manuel Pellegrini is sweating on an injury update after playmaker David Silva limped off against Newcastle.

Pellegrini: We must be worried

2014-10-30 11:27

Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini admits his side must be worried after crashing out of the League Cup to Newcastle.

Arsenal want Juve defender

2014-10-30 10:11

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has identified a 30-year-old versatile defender as the key to solving the club's defensive crisis.

Newcastle fans can finally smile

2014-10-30 09:46

Newcastle are finally ready to give their fans something to shout about after securing a League Cup quarter-finals spot.

Spurs host Newcastle in Cup

2014-10-30 08:47

Newcastle United overcame Manchester City 2-0 to book their place in the League Cup quarter-finals against Tottenham Hotspur.

City crash out of League Cup

2014-10-30 07:24

Manchester City's defence of the League Cup was ended when they crashed out to Newcastle at the Etihad Stadium.

Crystal Palace set for new US owner

2014-10-29 15:15

American businessman Josh Harris is aiming to add Crystal Palace to his stable of sports teams under his ownership.

Balo goal to open floodgates

2014-10-29 14:20

After six weeks without a goal Mario Balotelli was relieved to "finally" regain his scoring touch for Liverpool last night.

"Easy" team selection for Jose

2014-10-29 13:15

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says his players have made team selection "easy" after they struggled to beat Shrewsbury Town.

English clubs eye Toprak

2014-10-29 10:58

Beyern Leverksen star defender Omer Toprak is being eyed by a number of English clubs including Liverpool, United and Spurs.

Kolarov believes City are superior

2014-10-29 10:31

City's Serbian defender Aleksandar Kolarov has opened the mind games ahead of Saturday's Manchester derby.

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