Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers has backed Mario Balotelli to shrug off "unfair" criticism.
Luis Suarez thought he had blown his chance of joining Barcelona after his bite on Giorgio Chiellini at the World Cup.
A look at the stories making the back-page headlines in this morning's newspapers.
Swansea boss Garry Monk could face FA action after his tirade against Stoke's Victor Moses and referee Michael Oliver.
Robin van Persie has a fine scoring record against West Brom and Ian Ogg expects the United striker to star on Monday.
Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal admits he was "stupid" to invite people to analyse his reign after just three months.
Arsene Wenger says there must be more "defensive efficiency" if his Arsenal side are to come back into the title race.
Winning in the absence of Diego Costa reinforced Jose Mourinho's belief that Chelsea are collectively stronger this term.
Joe Hart has hailed the brilliance of Manchester City's Sergio Aguero - although he claims he is "useless" in training!
Graziano Pelle reflected on the "best week of my career" after helping Southampton thrash Sunderland 8-0.