- Pearson: No fixture concerns
Nigel Pearson is unconcerned by the forthcoming schedule of matches facing Leicester.
- Veteran Walker leaves Saddlers
Walsall's all-time record appearance holder Jimmy Walker has cancelled his contract and left the club by mutual consent.
- Dawkins excited for new start
Aston Villa new boy Simon Dawkins is looking forward to sampling the Villa Park atmosphere this weekend.
- Clarke: No Lukaku loan clause
West Bromwich Albion boss Steve Clarke has rubbished reports suggesting there is an extension clause in Romelu Lukaku's loan deal.
- Lambert calls for ugly wins
Paul Lambert remains confident that Aston Villa can avoid relegation but has told his players that he is only concerned about results and not performances.
- Chelsea back fair play deal
Chelsea are set to back both a wage increase cap and a compromise financial fair play deal at Thursday's showdown meeting of all 20 Premier League chairmen, but Manchester City are one of four clubs ready to vote against plans.
- Popov issues official apology
Goran Popov has made an official apology after being sent off for spitting during West Brom's 1-0 home defeat to Tottenham on Sunday.
- Kelly made Forest caretaker
Rob Kelly will take temporary charge of Nottingham Forest until a successor to Alex McLeish is appointed.
- Schmeichel just wants to play
Leicester City goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel says that playing first-team football is his main priority regardless of what league it is in.