Peter Crouch scored the winner as Stoke beat Newcastle 1-0 at the Britannia to pile more pressure on boss Alan Pardew.
Cristiano Ronaldo's dream return to Manchester United is unlikely to happen in the next 12 months, says Guillem Balague.
Jamie Carragher says Liverpool may need to look for another goalkeeper if Simon Mignolet fails to improve.
Alan Pardew has vowed to fight on after Newcastle suffered another defeat to heap more pressure on the under-fire boss.
Jose Mourinho says Diego Costa will start Chelsea's Champions League clash at Sporting Lisbon, but Didier Drogba is out.
Joe Hart says he will stay at Manchester City as long as he is wanted, despite his frustration at being dropped.