Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers admits Mario Balotelli has plenty of work to do to prove he is good enough to be at the club.
Sam Allardyce insists he is not worried about being offered a new contract at West Ham.
Crystal Palace boss Neil Warnock has been charged with misconduct by the FA for his comments after defeat to Chelsea.
Former Liverpool defender Jamie Carragher does not believe Mario Balotelli will remain with the club next season.
Former France international Anthony Reveillere has joined Sunderland for the remainder of the season.
Ed Chamberlin looks ahead to the Super Sunday clash between Man United and Chelsea in his latest column.
John Wade shares the lead with Thorbjorn Olesen on eight under after the opening day of the Perth International.
Liverpool vice-captain Jordan Henderson admits his side have to improve to compete with Europe's elite.
A look at the stories making the back-page headlines in this morning's newspapers.
Andy Murray eased into the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open with a 6-2 6-4 victory over Fabio Fognini.
Serena Williams bounced back to form in fine fashion on Thursday to boost her chances of progressing at the WTA Finals.
|S Liege v
|Next 5 Races|
|Pakistan v Australia Test Seri|
Pakistan 454 AO
|New Zealand v South Africa ODI|
|New Zealand v
|European Rugby Challenge Cup|
|ATP Swiss Indoors Basel|
|Coric bt Golubev (6-4,6-4)|
|Becker bt Kukushkin (6-7,7-6,4-0) Retirement|
|Raonic (4) v Young (6-4,5-6)|
|Karlovic (8) v De Schepper (6-7)|
|Federer (1) v
|ATP Valencia Open 500|
|Andujar bt Lajovic (6-3,6-2)|
|Chardy bt Dolgopolov (3-6,7-6,7-5)|
|Murray (3) bt Fognini (6-2,6-4)|
|Ferrer (1) bt Verdasco (6-3,6-2)|
Mark Hughes was disappointed that Garry Monk's comments about referee Michael Oliver and Victor Moses overshadowed a fine win and performance for Stoke.
Andrew Flintoff says he may have lost some of his speed but he's feeling physically strong after signing for Brisbane Heat.
Ronald Koeman says it was nice to receive the plaudits after Southampton's 8-0 mauling of Sunderland but is not getting carried away.
Follow the action from Dubai as Pakistan and Australia compete in the opening Test.
Gallery of the Champions League action on Wednesday night.
Follow the action from Dubai as Pakistan and Australia contest the first of two five-dayers.