The English Premier League returns this weekend after a round of FA Cup action last weekend, and some big players may miss big games.
While Arsenal will welcome Newcastle to London on Monday, and Chelsea set to make a short trip within London to face Fulham, the world’s eyes will focus at Anfield as Liverpool host the mighty Manchester United in a rare top-of-the-table battle.
But some players will unfortunately miss out, while other favoured names will be back on the grass...
- Arteta confirms Kiera Tierney’s injury
Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has assured that the left-back is closer to the doctors than he is with his teammates. [Full Story]
- Chelsea welcome back Reece James
Frank Lampard’s Blues are happy to include star right-back Reece James in action ahead of Fulham. [Full Story]
- Thomas Partey is back
Arsenal’s July summer marquee signing Thomas Partey was back midweek as a substitute, and could start this weekend against Palace. [Full Story]
- Naby Keita ruled out
Liverpool manager Jurgen Kloop has confirmed Naby Keita has fully recovered by won’t be rushed. [Full Story]
- Anthony Martial faces late test
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has said Anothony Martial will be monitored until the last moment. [Full Story]