Jonathan Woodgate has rejoined hometown club Middlesbrough as first-team coach.
Chris Smalling has been pictured wearing a right leg brace after suffering an injury while on international duty with England.
Lionel Messi is banned for four international matches - just five and a half hours before Argentina's World Cup qualifier against Bolivia kicks off.
Syria's hopes of reaching their first World Cup suffer a blow after they lose their latest qualifier 1-0 in South Korea.
Real Madrid want to sign Chelsea forward Eden Hazard, according to Sky sources, but talks between the clubs have not taken place.
Phil Jagielka says Seamus Coleman's long-term injury will act as further incentive for Everton heading into Saturday's Merseyside derby, which is live on Sky Sports 1 HD from 11.30am.
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England boss Mark Sampson will name his Euro 2017 squad more than three months before the tournament begins in the Netherlands.