LvG: Ronaldo return possible

Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal has not ruled out the possibility of making a move for Cristiano Ronaldo, but doubts whether Real Madrid will sell.

Newcastle v Hull City

Newcastle United welcome Hull City to St James' Park on Saturday with manager Alan Pardew's job hanging by a thread.

Leicester v Man Utd

Leicester City can expect another stern test of their Premier League credentials when they welcome Manchester United to King Power Stadium on Sunday.

Burnley v Sunderland

Both Burnley and Sunderland will be looking to secure their first win of the season when they meet at Turf Moor on Saturday.

Everton v Crystal Palace

Everton will be hoping to avoid a European hangover when Crystal Palace make the trip to Goodison Park for a Premier League clash on Sunday.

Tottenham v West Brom

Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino will be looking for a response from his side when they welcome winless West Brom to White Hart Lane on Sunday.

Mourinho open to Real return

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has revealed that he would be interested in returning to Real Madrid at some stage in his career.

Manchester City v Chelsea

Frank Lampard could face former club Chelsea when the Blues head to Manchester City on Sunday for an intriguing encounter.

Pardew set for hostile reception

Newcastle manager Alan Pardew feels the continued speculation over his future is adversely affecting the performances of his players.

Aston Villa v Arsenal

Arsenal will be hoping to keep pace at the top of the standings when they travel to Villa Park to face a high-flying Aston Villa on Saturday.

Swansea v Southampton

Swansea welcome fellow high-flyers Southampton to the Liberty Stadium on Saturday as they look to bounce back to winning ways.

QPR v Stoke City

QPR and Stoke will clash at Loftus Road on Saturday with both sides desperate to jump start their respective Premier League campaigns.

West Ham v Liverpool

West Ham United manager Sam Allardyce is expected to ring the changes for Saturday's clash with Liverpool at Upton Park.

Wenger calls for Ozil patience

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has urged the club's fans to give record signing Mesut Ozil time to regain his best form.

Sturridge on road to recovery

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has revealed that striker Daniel Sturridge could make a return from injury against cross-town rivals Everton.


English Barclays Premier League, Season 2013/2014

  Teams P Pts
1 Chelsea 4 12
2 Aston Villa 4 10
3 Swansea City 4 9
4 Southampton 4 7
5 Manchester City 4 7
6 Tottenham Hotspur 4 7
7 Arsenal 4 6
8 Liverpool 4 6
9 Manchester United 4 5
10 Hull City 4 5
11 Everton 4 5
12 Leicester City 4 5
13 West Ham United 4 4
14 Stoke City 4 4
15 Sunderland 4 3
16 Queens Park Rangers 4 3
17 Crystal Palace 4 2
18 Burnley 4 2
19 West Bromwich Albion 4 2
20 Newcastle United 4 2
South African ABSA Premier League
Sunday 14th September
Bloemfontein Celtic 0 - 1 Mamelodi Sundowns
Moroka Swallows 0 - 2 Chippa United
Saturday 13th September
Ajax Cape Town 2 - 1 Free State Stars
Orlando Pirates 1 - 0 Bidvest Wits
Kaizer Chiefs 2 - 1 University Of Pretoria

Barclays Premier League
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