Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has confirmed Steven Gerrard will be absent for up to six weeks with a hamstring injury.
Sam Allardyce believes he has the full backing of West Ham's board but admits he has not spoken to the club's owners.
The FA is set to consult fans before deciding whether to accept a proposal to rename Hull City as 'Hull Tigers' from the start of next season.
Sporting Lisbon winger Diego Capel is being eyed by Newcastle United and Galatasaray star Wesley Sneijder has cooled talk of a move to Man Utd.
Fulham boss Rene Meulensteen has saluted striker Dimitar Berbatov after the striker was linked with move in the January transfer window.