Schoolchildren’s drawings replaced the players on Everton’s team sheet for the club’s 2-2 draw against Newcastle.
Jermain Defoe has been ruled out of Rangers’ Europa League clash with Feyenoord – while Steven Gerrard is also sweating on Borna Barisic.
Jeremie Frimpong drops out of the Celtic squad for the Europa League clash with Rennes at Parkhead on Thursday night.
Daniel James joined Paul Pogba, Anthony Martial and Luke Shaw in missing Manchester United training on the eve of their Europa League opener against Astana.
Jordan Jones will not get to make a final appearance for Kilmarnock on Sunday as they prepare to face the side he will be joining this summer.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek should be fit for Chelsea’s Premier League clash with Watford at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Peter Haring is set to make his Hearts comeback against St Mirren at Tynecastle on Saturday.
Arsenal will be without the suspended Alexandre Lacazette as they look to turn around their Europa League round of 32 tie at home to BATE Borisov on Thursday night.
Kilmarnock boss Steve Clarke has no fresh injury concerns ahead of his side’s Boxing Day trip to Motherwell.
Unai Emery has confirmed Laurent Koscielny will start Arsenal’s Europa League dead-rubber against Qarabag on Thursday night.
Manchester United had considerable worries in terms of their defence ahead of Wednesday’s Premier League home clash with Arsenal.
Cardiff appear to have no fresh injury concerns ahead of Tuesday’s Premier League trip to West Ham.
Gareth Southgate will usher in a new era as the country pays tribute to Wayne Rooney, with the England manager confirming there will be a “few debuts” against the United States.
Youssouf Mulumbu is back in the Celtic squad for the Europa League Group B clash with RB Leipzig at Parkhead on Thursday night.
Mohamed Salah may have been one of the three people nominated for The Best FIFA Men’s Player but his name was a curious omission from the FIFPro World 11.
Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes welcomes Scott McKenna back from injury but will be without seven other first-teamers for the Dons’ trip to St Johnstone.
Gareth Southgate has revealed his disappointment at losing Adam Lallana to another injury as the midfielder’s England return was cut short due to a groin strain.
Adam Lallana’s England return has come to a premature end after a groin strain sustained in the first training session led to his withdrawal from the squad.
Adam Lallana is being assessed after withdrawing early from his first training session back with the England squad, Press Association Sport understands.
Southampton will be without suspended midfielder Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg for the Carabao Cup second-round tie at Brighton.