Didier Drogba admits he is still getting up to speed in a second spell at Chelsea, but has declared himself 'ready' to face Manchester United on Sunday.
Gabriel Obertan never allowed his head to drop during a tough spell at Newcastle United and has now seen his persistence rewarded.
Luis Suarez is set to return to football in El Clasico on Saturday and the striker has spoken of his gratitude to Barcelona for keeping faith in him during his ban.
Pablo Zabaleta admits it will be 'hard' for Manchester City to reach the knockout stages of the UEFA Champions League.
Arsene Wenger praised Arsenal's spirit after two late goals saw them win 2-1 at Anderlecht and remain on course for the Champions League knockout.
Mauricio Pochettino acknowledges that Tottenham are enduring a 'tough period' but is confident they will emerge stronger for having faced these challenges.
Celtic goalkeeper Lukasz Zaluska will not face any disciplinary action from his manager following his assault in the early hours of Monday morning.
Brendan Rodgers says he could have asked for no more from his side after seeing them taken apart by Real Madrid.
Celtic will make a late decision on the fitness of Kris Commons for the Europa League visit of FC Astra after the midfielder missed Saturday's win over Ross County with a buttock injury.
Bryan Robson has criticised Roy Keane over his recently published second autobiography.
Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has vowed to "deal with" Mario Balotelli after the striker swapped shirts with a Real Madrid player at half-time during their Champions League defeat at Anfield.
Arsenal scored twice in the final two minutes to come from behind and secure a 2-1 Champions League win at Anderlecht.