Afternoon all,

 

Nine people have been charged by the police following incidents at the Manchester derby yesterday. But they are yet to charge anyone for throwing a coin at Manchester United defender Rio Ferdinand

Sticking with Manchester United. French defender Patrice Evra has dismissed speculation linking him with a move to PSG. Evra has insisted that he wants to see out the remainder of his contract and does not wish to move

West Bromwich Albion players have stressed their anger at Arsenal’s Santi Cazorla, after the Spanish midfielder dived to earn The Gunners a penalty in the first half, which Mikel Arteta cooly slotted home

Hatem Ben Arfa has insisted that he is very happy at Newcastle. The French ace has played a big part for the team this season, playing 12 times and scoring 2 goals

Aston Villa manager Paul Lambert has insisted that Irish goalkeeper Shay Given will not be leaving the club on loan. Given has found himself behind American Brad Guzan and has only started two Premier League games and two League Cup games

Chelsea are close to finalising the deal for Serbian teenager Lazar Markovic. The fee is believed to be around £8 million. Markovic has already represented Serbia at full level, and also scored in a friendly last month

Newcastle are set to renew their interest in French right back Mathieu Debuchy. Newcastle made a bid in the summer but Lille rejected it

Bolton have extended the loan signing of Norwich midfielder Jacob Butterfield until January 5th

Crewe have extended the loan deal for Fulham’s 21-year-old striker Lauri Dalla Valle until mid January. The Finn has hit four goals in as many games so far for Crewe

Bradford boss Phil Parkinson has said that he wants his players to feed off of the home support when they line up to play Arsenal in the League Cup quarter final this Tuesday

And finally,

Bury have been placed under a transfer embargo. Ther embargo was issued as the League 1 strugglers took out a short term loan and haven’t paid it back yet. But they hope to do so by next month

 

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