The weekend is here and we bring you all the latest Football news around the globe.
Crystal Palace and Manchester City meet on Saturday as equals after the two clubs improved as much as each other during the summer whilst Dick Advocaat expects Sunderland to spend another season fighting against relegation – despite convincing owner Ellis Short to back him with new signings.
Tony Pulis has told Saido Berahino: You will never play for Tottenham.
Luke Shaw believes Anthony Martial can fill the need for speed at Manchester United following his expensive move from Monaco.
Jose Mourinho bids to dig Chelsea out of a crisis today claiming his job is safe.
Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal have the firepower to fight for honours – despite his failure to sign a striker in the summer.
Mark Hughes believes teams no longer fear going to the Emirates and will tell his Stoke side to believe they can make the most of Arsenal’s shaky home form.
Eddie Howe is tipping new £4m predator Glenn Murray to save Bournemouth’s Premier League skins.
Roberto Martinez has told Chelsea they have missed out on signing the new Bobby Moore in John Stones.
Jose Mourinho has rubbished reports his days are numbered at Chelsea, insisting: I won’t quit and they won’t sack me.
Manuel Pellegrini insists Kevin De Bruyne will make mugs of those who have mocked his £56m price tag.
Everton boss Roberto Martinez has refused to rule out selling John Stones next summer.
Tim Sherwood admits Aston Villa probably cocked up in letting Marc Albrighton leave for free.
Quique Sanchez Flores insists he did try to buy British for Watford. Sixteen new faces arrived at Vicarage Road over the summer, but all were foreign.
Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger says Europe doesn’t produce strikers any more, saying the top strikers in the world are South American.
Mauricio Pochettino is ready to hand Son Heung-min his debut tomorrow but the Tottenham head coach said Emmanuel Adebayor had played his last game for the club.
Manuel Pellegrini has urged Fabian Delph to show mental strength to recover from his second hamstring injury of the season after revealing that the Manchester City midfielder faces six weeks on the sidelines.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has appealed for time to re-establish the distinctive playing style that typified the start of his reign as his new signings adapt.
Catch up with the rest of the latest in football news later today.