Sport Celtic defender Virgil van Dijk after his dismissal last night

Bhoys star unhappy with the referee's performance in Italy

Andre Villas-Boas and Jose Mourinho

Chelsea vs Tottenham: Jose Mourinho refuses to comment on breakdown in friendship with Andre Villas-Boas ahead of London derby

Mourinho claims it is a personal matter and it will remain personal after the Spurs boss confirmed they are no longer friends

Andre Villas-Boas

Tottenham v Chelsea: Result will not be pivotal to final Premier League standings, says Andre Villas-Boas

The Spurs manager looks to play down the significance of the hotly anticipated encounter at White Hart Lane

GARY CAHILL: Along with Ivanovic had his hands full with Cardoza. Still had to make a saving tackle after Ivanovic’s goal. 6/10

Gary Cahill enjoying life at Chelsea under Jose Mourinho

The Blues take on Tottenham this weekend

Jose Mourinho

Champions League: Jose Mourinho confident Chelsea will escape group despite defeat to Basle

The Blues were stunned at home to the Swiss side

Coutinho picked up the injury in the 2-2 draw with Swansea

Liverpool confirms midfielder Philippe Coutinho has been ruled out until the end of October as he requires shoulder surgery in the wake of the 2-2 draw with Swansea

Coutinho was fouled by Swans captain Ashley Williams, forcing him to go off and he will have a procedure to have his AC joint stabilised

Ryan McLaughlin has been denied a European role by Uefa

Comment: Brilliant NextGen series sadly sidelined in favour of Uefa Youth Cup

Ryan McLaughlin has been denied a European role by Uefa

<p><strong>1. Samuel Eto’o (Chelsea, v Everton, Saturday)</strong></p>
<p>At 32 Eto’o, after titles galore with Barcelona and Internazionale, arrives in England for what is presumably a last hurrah. He has spent two seasons banking millions in the relative obscurity of Anzhi Makhachkala but Jose Mourinho clearly believes he retains the sharpness that enabled him to score in two victorious Champions League finals.</p>

Out to impress: Samuel Eto’o, Mesut Ozil and Marouane Fellaini - 10 deadline-day debut boys to watch in the Premier League

The re-start of the Premier League will see many new faces - while there are a couple of major signings abroad due to make their debut

Arrival of Samuel Eto'o talked up by Chelsea captain John Terry

The striker has joined on a one-year deal

Roy Hodgson still targeting triumph at 2014 World Cup in Brazil

FA chairman Greg Dyke says winning in Rio is unrealistic

Stephen Ireland

Transfer news: Stoke City complete loan deal for Aston Villa midfielder Stephen Ireland

The midfielder has been a disappointment ever since he burst onto the scene at Manchester City

Indyplus Video: Gareth Bale's greatest goals for Tottenham and Wales

As the Wales international completes his move away from White Hart Lane - we take a look back at the moments that convinced Real Madrid to break the world record transfer fee

Gareth Bale's progress at Spurs has surprised many people

Video: Gareth Bale's greatest goals for Tottenham and Wales

As the Wales international completes his move away from White Hart Lane - we take a look back at the moments that convinced Real Madrid to break the world record transfer fee

Marko Arnautovic

Transfer news: Marko Arnautovic joins Stoke from Werder Bremen

The striker has signed a four-year deal

Samuel Eto'o

Samuel Eto'o targets trophies with Chelsea after agreeing one-year contract

The Cameroon striker joins from Russian club Anzhi Makhachkala

The Sport Matrix: Friday 30 August 2013

Everton turn down second joint bid for Baines and Fellaini

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