Bristol Academy boss Mark Sampson is appointed new England women head coach by the Football Association.
Preview followed by live coverage of Saturday's French Ligue 1 game between Paris St-Germain and Sochaux.
Southampton midfielder Victor Wanyama may face a lengthy absence after suffering a hairline leg fracture.
Preview followed by live coverage of Friday's Italian Serie A game between Bologna and Juventus.
Newcastle skipper Fabricio Coloccini has re-affirmed his commitment to the club amid fresh speculation that he wants to leave.
Manchester United's faltering Premier League title defence faces another challenge when Newcastle make the trip to Old Trafford on Saturday.
Alan Pardew is named Premier League manager of the month while his Newcastle goalkeeper Tim Krul wins the player award.
Everton boss Roberto Martinez will bring in fresh faces next month to provide cover for injured duo Arouna Kone and Darron Gibson.
Alan Pardew has been given him some much-needed cheer with the award of the Barclays Premier League manager of the month for November.