David Moyes and Rio Ferdinand have declared war on the game's divers - including Ashley Young.
Midfielder Mahamadou Diarra - currently out of contract - could earn a new contract with Fulham after making his comeback from a long-term knee injury in the development squad's win at Reading on Monday.
Former captain Lee Cattermole has been given a "back me or go" ultimatum by Sunderland boss Paolo di Canio.
Mark Halsey today claims football authorities demanded the right to stop him publishing his explosive book on what it is really like to be a top referee. Manuel Pellegrini has told his Manchester City men to improve on their dismal Champions League record.
Manchester United boss David Moyes says Ashley Young should be punished every time he dives - whether the referee sees it or not.
West Ham striker Andy Carroll is unlikely to need surgery on his latest foot injury.
Marcel Desailly has amazingly claimed Wayne Rooney's proposed move to Chelsea was aimed at landing the England star a new deal at Manchester United.
Vincent Kompany is set to boost Manchester City's Champions League hopes with a shock comeback tonight.
Southampton playmaker Gaston Ramirez, 22, is a target for Italian giants AC Milan.
David Moyes is in danger of losing top prospect Adnan Januzaj to Manchester City.
Everton midfielder Steven Pienaar, 31, is to be ruled out for a month after suffering a hamstring injury.
Swansea's Jonjo Shelvey found himself at the centre of one of the craziest performances in Premier League history last night, as he was involved in all four goals in the 2-2 draw with his former club Liverpool.
Arsenal could be willing to pay £11m for 21-year-old Schalke defender Kyriakos Papadopoulos.
Chelsea and Manchester United may be put on alert after 25-year-old Borussia Dortmund striker Robert Lewandowski's agent claimed he has held talks with Napoli chairman Aurelio De Laurentiis about a move to the Italian club.
Former Premier League defender Danny Higginbotham has been contacted about the possibility of making his international football debut for Gibraltar.
Stoke will offer 28-year-old striker Kenwyne Jones a new contract in a bid to prevent the forward from leaving next summer on a free transfer.
Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand has warned that English clubs need to raise their game in the Champions League this season and rise to the challenge set by their German and Spanish rivals.
David Moyes has called for retrospective action to be taken against players who dive after admitting the problem is now so widespread that the Manchester United manager cannot guarantee whether Ashley Young will take on board his latest warning to eradicate it from his game.
Crystal Palace midfielder Kagisho Dikgacoi, who was at the centre of the Ashley Young diving controversy at the weekend, has joined Manchester United's manager, David Moyes, in calling on the Football Association to punish simulation retrospectively.