For Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, Wednesday's League Cup match should be the perfect time to get fringe players experience for the season ahead.
Rio Ferdinand insists he knows what he's getting into, after launching a new career in professional boxing.
Goals-per-game ratios have not changed greatly but what is different about the modern game is that specialists have been replaced by all-rounders.
Britain's national equality body has accused some clubs of "neglecting" disabled fans after they failed to meet the league's pledge to improve access.
Brian McBride opens up the tough balancing act Premier League clubs face in playing in multiple competitions.
Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck will miss at least the next three weeks with a groin injury, manager Arsene Wenger confirmed on Tuesday.