LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Fernando Torres is convinced that it will be a fair fight between him, Samuel Eto'o and Demba Ba for a starting role up front at Chelsea this season.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
Blues youngster Marcos Lopes has no problem with putting in the hard yards if it means he makes it to the top.
Roberto Martinez insists young Spaniard will get his chance to shine when he adapts to new surroundings
Liverpool are reportedly battling it out with Juventus to sign Austria Under-21 ace Martin Hinteregger.
Yoan Gouffran says United's players are desperate to win the Capital One Cup
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley has no intention to sell up - after board members relayed the information during a fan forum this week.
Jody Craddock tells Sunderland they could do worse than give former team-mate Kevin Ball the manager's job.
Aston Villa could shelve plans to send Marc Albrighton on loan after his display in the Capital One Cup on Tuesday night.
EXPRESS & STAR
Defender Scott Golbourne today declared he's been put on goals alert in Wolves' promotion push.
Walsall could land more than £500,000 from Will Grigg's switch to League One rivals Brentford.
Stoke assistant boss Mark Bowen has welcomed a crack at his old club Birmingham in the fourth round of the Capital One Cup.
QPR could be hit with an injury crisis after Bobby Zamora looks set to be out until Christmas after surgery on a damaged knee.
Cardiff City defender Ben Turner admits he will be "flabbergasted" if he receives a World Cup call from Roy Hodgson after reports the England manager is watching him.
HULL DAILY MAIL
Nick Proschwitz has revealed how he turned down the chance to leave Hull City during the transfer window.
Nigel Clough has stepped up their search for loan signings after being rocked by another injury blow in the form of Paul Coutts.
Billy Davies says he is relishing the prospect of the local derby clash with Derby County - but also insists "it is just another game of football for me".
Leicester City manager Nigel Pearson has praised experienced new boys Marcin Wasilewski and Dean Hammond after they impressed in the 2-1 victory Capital One Cup over Derby County.
Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer will not be forced into panic buys. Rovers fans have been waiting for Bowyer to swoop after the loan window first opened three weeks ago.
Danny Ings believes Burnley are proving they can beat anybody after they followed recent league results with a cup triumph over Nottingham Forest in midweek.
WIGAN EVENING POST
Owen Coyle revealed he was frustrated in his attempts to land a new striker before last night's Capital One Cup exit at the hands of Manchester City.
Gary Taylor-Fletcher has described Blackpool's contract offer to him in the summer as a "kick in the teeth".
Middlesbrough have been working hard to find a new defender - but there are not likely to be any new faces for tough game against QPR
Shaun Miller is poised to make his long-awaited comeback from injury, Sheffield United manager David Weir has revealed.
DONCASTER FREE PRESS
The rival consortium to Sequentia Capital have pulled out of a deal to buy Doncaster Rovers according to reports.
New signing Chris Baird is planning to stay with Reading beyond his four-month contract.
Inigo Calderon has saluted Brighton's strength of squad as a key reason for their six-game unbeaten run.
Ipswich striker Paul Taylor has rejoined former club Peterborough United on loan until November 1 - the Blues only able to recall him after 28 days.
Mick McCarthy has offered striker Sylvan Ebanks-Blake a mutually-beneficial short-term contract.
With less than a week to go before the Hoops face Barcelona in the second Group H Champions League tie, James Forrest has suffered a relapse in his battle to recover from a respiratory virus.
Celtic are reportedly eyeing 23-year-old Ajax striker Kolbeinn Sigthorsson after being watched by boss Neil Lennon last week.