Today’s rumours, gossip and social media round-up from around the web
Fulham have completed the permanent signing of winger Ivan Cavaleiro from Wolves.
Newcastle’s record signing Joelinton has found himself in the spotlight for the wrong reasons as he struggles to adapt to life in English football.
The draw for the fourth round of the FA Cup was made on Monday evening.
Port Vale striker Tom Pope caused a stir at Manchester City, Liverpool continued their dominance over Everton and a small piece of VAR history was made at Selhurst Park during a busy weekend of FA Cup action.
Jose Mourinho is hoping old boys Jonathan Woodgate and Robbie Keane do Tottenham a favour by fielding Middlesbrough’s second team when they return to North London for their FA Cup third round replay.
Aston Villa boss Dean Smith is continuing his search for a goalkeeper but refused to confirm he has targeted former England number one Joe Hart.
Scott Parker saluted a pair of wonder-strikes after Anthony Knockaert and Harry Arter fired Fulham past Aston Villa and into the fourth round of the FA Cup.
An weakened Reading had to settle for a 2-2 draw with League One Blackpool in their FA Cup third-round tie at Madejski Stadium.
Harry Arter climbed off the bench to dump Aston Villa out of the FA Cup with a spectacular long-range strike.
Sky Bet Championship challengers Millwall eased into the FA Cup fourth round with a comfortable 3-0 win over League Two strugglers Newport at The Den.
Fulham manager Scott Parker has a few selection concerns ahead of the FA Cup third-round tie against Aston Villa.
Dean Smith will hold urgent transfer talks with Aston Villa chief executive Christian Purslow after Tom Heaton and Wesley were ruled out for the season.
Mark Bowen praised his Reading players after they showed “enormous character” to pull off a surprise 2-1 win at play-off hopefuls Fulham.
Fulham missed the chance to narrow the gap on the Championship’s top two as resurgent Reading came away with a surprise 2-1 win at Craven Cottage.
West Brom boss Slaven Bilic heads into the Sky Bet Championship showdown with Leeds on New Year’s Day stressing that a loss of focus could prove fatal for either side.
Leeds manager Marcelo Bielsa refused to predict if his team can remain top of the Sky Bet Championship after a remarkable 5-4 win against Birmingham at St Andrew’s.
Lee Johnson was relieved to see Bristol City’s four-match losing run end with a sparkling display in a 3-0 victory over Luton.
Scott Parker praised Bobby Decordova-Reid for being in the right place at the right time after his goal earned Fulham a 1-0 win at home to Stoke.
Fulham will end 2019 in third place in the Championship table after Bobby Decordova-Reid’s first-half goal earned them a 1-0 win at home to Stoke.