Everton have been drawn against Ukrainian side Dynamo Kiev in the last 16 of the Europa League.
Manchester City manager Manuel Pellegrini says he is hoping his team are able to take advantage of Liverpool's hectic Europa League schedule in Sunday's heavyweight Premier League fixture at Anfield.
Celtic have been handed a UEFA charge for incidents in their Europa League tie at Inter Milan.
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has confirmed that striker Robin van Persie is set for a lengthy lay-off because of an ankle injury.
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho declined to comment on Nemanja Matic's suspension for fear it would get him in 'big trouble'.
Stoke have Geoff Cameron back from a one-match suspension as they welcome Hull to the Britannia Stadium on Saturday.
Arsenal have announced a pre-tax profit of £11.1m for the six months to November 30 last year.
Hearts will make a late decision on the fitness of Prince Buaben ahead of the visit of Cowdenbeath to Tynecastle on Saturday; the influential midfielder remains doubtful because of a toe injury.
FIFA president Sepp Blatter wants the 2022 World Cup final to be played no later than December 18 and has called for "unity" among unhappy European associations.
The Scottish Football Association has appointed Manchester United coach Brian McClair as its performance director.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will miss Sunday's Premier League clash with Everton after undergoing a minor operation (2.05pm kick-off).
Coventry have signed striker Nick Proschwitz on loan from Brentford until the end of the season.