Chelsea were not their sharpest today, but Demba Ba scored the only goal they would need to take the points and keep pace in the title race with a 0-1 win.
Steve Bruce has confirmed that new signing Robert Snodgrass is set to miss at least six months after a scan revealed the midfielder dislocated his knee and damaged ligaments during the win over QPR.
La Gazetta dello Sport is reporting that Arsenal have beaten Juventus and Roma to the signing of Greek international center back Kostas Manolas.
After a protracted transfer saga Argentine international defender Marcos Rojo has joined Manchester United with Nani going the other way to join Sporting Lisbon.
Marouane Fellaini joins Manchester United’s ever growing list of injured players as the Belgium midfielder is spotted leaving Bridgewater Hospital in the North West of England on crutches with his foot in a protective cast.
Aston Villa's Charles N'Zogbia was fairly average in his first match of the season but his fantasy upside remains high.
Andre Schurrle started and played spectacularly in Chelsea's win over Burnley yesterday.
Thibaut Courtois has won the goalkeeper battle at Chelsea and he played well in the Blues' first match of the season.
Calum Chambers has played in two official matches plus the Community Shield and has looked very much the part of a strong buy.
After a month on the side-lines Michael Carrick is closing in on a return following ankle surgery back in July.
Aaron Ramsey will miss the second leg of Arsenal's UCL group stage qualifying tie with Besiktas in North London after being shown two yellow cards in Istanbul.
Queens Park Rangers goalkeeper Julio Cesar has flown to Portugal for talks with Benfica.