Manager Jose Mourinho has confirmed that Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba will have to sit out of Thursday's derby against Man City.
Chelsea's Gary Cahill feared he would need a season-ending operation to remove his gallbladder when he spent time in hospital last week.
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton says he is addicted to gambling and criticises the FA for what he says is a "dependence on betting companies".
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton is banned from football for 18 months after admitting a Football Association charge in relation to betting.
Before the Tees-Wear derby, Middlesbrough boss Steve Agnew feels his side's recent form has been a "massive disappointment" while Sunderland manager David Moyes thinks a win can be the "first part" of survival.
Pep Guardiola and Jose Mourinho resume their rivalry this week and they still have lots to play for despite being out of the title race.
Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has been banned from football for 18 months after an FA hearing over breaches of betting rules.