Lyon president Jean-Michel Aulas believes Memphis Depay is champing at the bit to show his "immense talent."
Steve Nicol says it will be interesting to watch how Pep Guardiola reacts if Man City lose to Tottenham again.
Given Peter Crouch's impending milestone, the importance of this particular fixture for Stoke City will provide added impetus to the task at hand.
Dimitri Payet's unpopular actions have brought on a West Ham revival of sorts. But a tricky test at Middlesbrough awaits this weekend.
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger says it will take years for China to build a football culture that can really compete with leagues in Europe.
Lucas, 30, scored his first goal since September 2010 to secure a 1-0 FA Cup third round replay victory against Plymouth Argyle at Home Park.