Chelsea captain Cesar Azpilicueta has wished Jose Mourinho well, despite the former Blues boss taking over at rivals Tottenham.
Liverpool's Virgil van Dijk is on course to take the Premier League's passing crown from Jorginho - the man who pipped him to it last season.
There is a growing trend of younger players leaving the Premier League for the Bundesliga and we’ve taken a look at three youngsters out on loan in Germany.
Chelsea's fine start means their transfer ban appeal is just a minor sub-plot in their first season under the guidance of club legend Frank Lampard.
Tore Andre Flo says he spends a lot of time talking to the coaches of loan players he looks after for Chelsea to aid their development.
Defeats for Inter Milan and Zenit St Petersburg on Tuesday mean they are likely to be Europa League-bound in the New Year, as could Chelsea.
Chelsea sent a scout to France on Friday to check on transfer targets when Paris Saint-Germain met Dijon amid recent reports of interest in Julian Draxler.
With Wednesday's 5-5 thriller at Anfield fresh in our minds, we look back on another high-scoring EFL Cup tie featuring Chelsea and Man Utd in 2012.