Manuel Pellegrini says Manchester City need to win the rest of their 2014 league games to stay in the title race.
Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert says claims the club have not opened contract talks with defender Ron Vlaar are inaccurate.
Cardiff City owner Vincent Tan accuses Wigan counterpart Dave Whelan of being a racist following several controversial comments.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirms that he tried to sign Lionel Messi from Barcelona alongside Cesc Fabregas.
BBC Sport's Robbie Savage on why neither Arsenal or Manchester United have any hopes of winning the Premier League.
All the findings of BBC Sport's State of the Game study which assessed the minutes on the pitch by players from each nation.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Chelsea and West Bromwich Albion.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Everton and West Ham United.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Leicester City and Sunderland.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Manchester City and Swansea City.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Newcastle United and Queens Park Rangers.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Stoke City and Burnley.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's Premier League game between Arsenal and Manchester United.
Danny Welbeck did the right thing by leaving Manchester United for Arsenal, according to ex-team-mate Wayne Rooney.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho says he has received no bids for Petr Cech and Diego Costa is "totally free" from injuries.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers says Daniel Sturridge is as "down as I've ever seen him" as a result of his injuries.
Premier League referee Michael Oliver quits his role at Northumberland FA over a decision not to punish an official for sexist language.
Players' union chief Gordon Taylor says Premier League clubs should field at least three English players in their starting XIs.
Manchester United tweet that Daley Blind could be out for up to six months only for Louis van Gaal to play down his knee injury.
Arsenal striker Olivier Giroud is fit to return against Manchester United after missing three months with a broken leg.
Ipswich Town striker David McGoldrick has said he would have been interested in a move to Leicester in the summer.
English players are getting more minutes in the Premier League but make up just over a third of the total, a BBC Sport study has found.
Manchester United striker Radamel Falcao dismisses questions over his fitness, but is still two weeks from action.
The Chelsea Supporters Trust calls for safe standing areas to improve the Stamford Bridge ambience.
Queens Park Rangers must move from Loftus Road if they are to thrive in the Premier League, says owner Tony Fernandes.
West Ham play "brave football" and are one of eight teams challenging for Europe, says Everton manager Roberto Martinez.
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BBC Sport football expert Mark Lawrenson takes on Citizen Khan actor Adil Ray for this weekend's Premier League fixtures.
Hatred, a red card, a missed penalty and a record fine - Arsenal's furious visit to Old Trafford in 2003 revisited.
Tim Vickery assesses why South American players are only now starting to make a big impact on English football.
Yaya Toure is among the Premier League players who may miss club games in the new year to compete in the Africa Cup of Nations.
Defeat by Chelsea is "the sign of a failed plan" from Liverpool, says BBC Sport's chief football writer Phil McNulty.
In a wide-ranging interview, Joe Cole warns that football will produce more "robots" unless players are reminded that the game is about a "round ball".
Manchester City striker Sergio Aguero on his journey from the dust streets of Argentina to legendary status.
Track the managerial ins and outs and a list of every boss in the top five leagues in England and the Scottish Premiership.