Swansea City have been given a major fitness boost as Wifried Bony, Angel Rangel and Michel Vorm are all in the squad as they travel to Switzerland to take on St. Gallen this evening.
In a recent interview for Everton's offcial website, Leighton Baines expressed his desire to return to action in time for the busy festive period but could not provide any more clarity on when that return should be expected.
Tottenham midfielder Christian Eriksen and defender Danny Rose are available for Thursday's Europa League game against Anzhi Makhachkala after overcoming their respective ankle and toe injuries.
James Milner inspired a superb Manchester City comeback to end Bayern Munich's record run of 10 consecutive Champions League wins.
Michel Vorm missed yesterday's match against Hull City with the reappearance of a long-standing knee injury. Now the player and the club will have to decide if surgery is needed, and if so, when to schedule Vorm's absence.
Jordan Henderson is a doubt for the weekend's match against Spurs with an ankle knock. He was wearing a brace yesterday, and is waiting to learn the severity of the injury.
David Silva is available for Manchester City's final Champions League group game against Bayern Munich.
Crystal Palace captain Mile Jedinak has praised the impact of Tony Pulis since his appointment as manager last month.
Tottenham fear defender Jan Vertonghen could be ruled out of the entire Christmas fixture list.
In a game where it was anticipated that Michu would not start, the attacking midfielder actually wound up playing the full match as Swansea City fell behind but played to a 1-1 draw with Hull City, thanks to a goal from Chico Flores.
Danny Graham finally scored his first Premier League goal for Hull City, giving the Tigers a 0-1 lead at Liberty Stadium, but the Swans leveled the match in the second half and the Monday night battle would end in a 1-1 final.
Both Michu and Wilfried Bony could make the squad for Swansea City as they get set to face Hull City tonight, but it would only be in a bench role.
Steven Gerrard will miss four to six weeks with a hamstring injury he picked up during Liverpool's win against West Ham this weekend.
Kevin Nolan will be suspended for the next three games because of the red card he received during Saturday's match against Liverpool.
Stewart Downing was injured during West Ham's match at Liverpool and the midfielder will miss at least a couple of weeks.