Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger has asked UEFA, the ruling body of European football, to drop the away-goals rule, according to reports.
Pep Guardiola's men were rarely troubled after striking twice in the opening 22 minutes through centre-half Dante and midfielder Thiago Alcantara
Fernando Torres has stated that he can have no complaints about being dropped by Jose Mourinho since he feels that he has not scored the required number of goals to keep his place in the team.
December 21, 2013
Despite his numerous successes over the years, Arsene Wenger is yet to taste success against José Mourinho in nine games.
Moneybags Bolivian football club Bolivar is reportedly trying to tempt England legend David Beckham to come out of retirement and take part in the side's matches in the Copa Libertadores, which is South America's version of the Champions League .
Manchester United look to finally have gotten back to winning ways with a strong victory over Aston Villa last weekend and a mid-week League Cup victory that see's them to the Semi-Finals of the Capital One Cup.
Liverpool are on the richest vein of form they have been in the last several years as the side have put 14 goals past their opponents and only allowed two to slip past them in their last three matches.
Fulham have only won a single match in their last nine and the sacking of Martin Jol has done little to right the ship.
December 20, 2013
The striker, who has netted 17 goals 11 league games this season, says the "special relationship" he has with club's fans was key to his decision to sign a long-term contract
David Moyes' men have lost their last two league games at Old Trafford and face a Hammers side fresh from knocking Tottenham out of the Capital One Cup
FIFA president Sepp Blatter has said that a vanishing spray, which is being currently used at the Club World Cup in Morocco to designate distances for free kicks, will also be used during the 2014 Football World Cup in Brazil.
Once Manchester United had defeated Stoke City - and the hailstorm from Hell - to reach the Capital One Cup semi finals, only one issue will have been on most minds; would the possibility of a Manchester derby final become a probability?
December 19, 2013
Barcelona have reached an agreement with Andres Iniesta, which sees the midfielder extend his contract until 2018.
Didier Drogba has paid tribute to Jose Mourinho for becoming one of the best strikers in the world.
Michael Owen has stuck the boot into Arsenal's Premier League title credentials and claims record signing Mesut Ozil is too inconsistent to lead the Gunners to glory, according to reports.