Everton earn a point after a goalless draw at French side Lille that keeps them top of Europa League Group H.
Massimo Moratti resigns as honorary president of Inter Milan, ending a 19-year association with the Serie A club.
Manchester United ask Victor Valdes to train with them as the former Barcelona goalkeeper bids to regain fitness after injury.
Police investigate a claim that Liverpool striker Mario Balotelli "threatened" a woman who was taking pictures of his Ferrari.
Stoke manager Mark Hughes has given his full backing to Victor Moses amid accusations the winger dived to win a penalty against Swansea last weekend.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says that striker Mario Balotelli "is trying very hard" despite criticism following their 3-0 defeat against Real Madrid.
Diego Costa was hospitalised earlier this week after contracting a virus, according to Sky sources.
Two Everton fans suffer facial injuries in an attack by 50 Lille fans armed with metal chairs ahead of Thursday's Europa League match.
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo plays down his individual duel with Barcelona's Lionel Messi in Saturday's El Clasico.