Bournemouth forward Joshua King will be unavailable for Saturday’s Premier League clash with Wolves because of a hamstring strain suffered on international duty with Norway.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson is expecting Premier League leaders Liverpool to be at full strength for Saturday’s match at Selhurst Park.
When his brother turned up at his door on Tuesday night on a high after scoring a double in Scotland’s 3-1 win over Kazakhstan, St Mirren defender Paul McGinn was pleased but in no mood to keep him company.
Neil Lennon welcomes back a “happy” Leigh Griffiths to the Celtic squad for the visit of Livingston on Saturday.
Norwich boss Daniel Farke maintains his struggling team will not be kicking the ball into the River Mersey when they head to Everton, determined to drag themselves off the bottom of the Premier League.
Sunderland manager Phil Parkinson is boosted by the return of three players for the visit of Coventry.
Scotland will host Israel in the Euro 2020 qualifying play-offs next March while outgoing Northern Ireland manager Michael O’Neill could enjoy a Windsor Park farewell in a winner-takes-all clash against the Republic.
Jack Grealish is set to skipper the Aston Villa side in their Premier League home clash with Newcastle on Monday after four weeks out with a calf injury.
Hector Bellerin believes unity is the only way to rectify Arsenal’s alarming slump amid growing pressure on manager Unai Emery.
France’s Mike Lorenzo-Vera opened up a three-shot lead at the halfway stage of the DP World Tour Championship as “big dogs” Tommy Fleetwood and Jon Rahm set up a showdown for the Race to Dubai.