PREMIER LEAGUE NEWS, FIXTURES, SCORES, RESULTS AND TRANSFERS
'It is my goal to get my name known here': New Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl ready for challenge of Premier League rescue mission
The 51-year-old Austrian replaces Mark Hughes, who was sacked on Monday, and has agreed a two-and-a-half-year deal, officially taking charge following the 3-1 defeat against Tottenham.
Lucky punter scoops £15,000 on accumulator after betting on EVERY Premier League team to score in midweek fixtures… and it happened for the first time in eight years thanks to Charlie Austin's late consolation
Charlie Austin's goal ensured the punter turned £30 into five-figures after backing every Premier League team to score on Tuesday and Wednesday's fixtures.
West Ham star Marko Arnautovic ruled out for a month as manager Manuel Pellegrini runs the rule over potential forward replacements in training
The Austrian is the latest addition to a lengthy injury list which also includes Andriy Yarmolenko, Jack Wilshere, Manuel Lanzini, Ryan Fredericks, Winston Reid, Aaron Cresswell and Carlos Sanchez.
Cardiff boss Neil Warnock watches on as £25million-rated Emiliano Sala scores 13th goal of the season for Nantes versus Marseille
Emiliano Sala scored his 13th goal of the season in front of watching Cardiff City manager Neil Warnock on Wednesday.
'There were some excellent tackles': Burnley manager Sean Dyche 'confused' by Jurgen Klopp's criticism over his side's style of defending
Reds manager Klopp felt the referee could have offered more protection to his players in the win at Turf Moor, where defender Joe Gomez was carried off on a stretcher in the first half.
'If he's not good enough to play a simple ball then he shouldn't be at this club': Paul Scholes blasts Manchester United midfielder Ander Herrera and questions Spaniard's 'quality' after misplaced pass to Paul Pogba
Paul Scholes has questioned whether Ander Herrera is good enough to play for Manchester United after he misplaced 'a simple ball' during the draw with Southampton on Saturday.
'How can Klopp bench a player of this calibre?': Liverpool fans want to see more of Naby Keita after midfielder puts in impressive display at Burnley
Liverpool fans were blown away by Naby Keita's performance against Burnley on Wednesday evening, leaving some to questions why he does not start more regularly under Jurgen Klopp.
'We have to be brave in these games': Xherdan Shaqiri outlines blueprint for Liverpool to keep pressure on Premier League leaders Manchester City
Forward Xherdan Shaqiri believes Liverpool have to continue to be brave in their approach if they are to maintain the pressure on Manchester City.
'Looks like I taught him well!': Robert Huth jokes about Marouane Fellaini pulling Matteo Guendouzi’s hair after own grab of the Belgian’s afro in 2016
Robert Huth joked he had 'taught' Marouane Fellaini well after the Manchester United midfielder was pictured pulling the hair of Arsenal's Matteo Guendouzi during the two sides 2-2 draw.
'I don't feel it's an honour to play at Wembley anymore': Danny Rose admits stadium has lost its lustre after Spurs post lowest league attendance
The England international played in the win against Southampton on Wednesday night in front of a sparse crowd. Just 33,012 fans were there, the lowest league attendance yet.
'We sleep thinking about it, we wake thinking about it': Diogo Dalot claims Manchester United WILL finish in the top four after Arsenal draw
Diogo Dalot insists Manchester United will finish in the top-four because they 'sleep and wake' thinking about claiming a Champions League place next season.
'We need to get back to winning ways as quickly as possible': Kurt Zouma insists Everton cannot dwell on frustrating draw with Newcastle as he urges them to move on to the next one
Everton did climb back up to sixth after recovering from the shock of conceding early to the defence-minded Magpies at Goodison Park, but they spurned some gilt-edged chances to claim victory.
‘Surely that’s the same as a bite or a punch?!’: Supporters call for Marouane Fellaini to receive ban after Manchester United midfielder fouls Arsenal youngster Matteo Guendouzi by pulling his HAIR
Supporters are calling for retrospective action to be taken against Marouane Fellaini after the Belgium midfielder was seen pulling back Arsenal teenager Matteo Guendouzi by the hair.
Arsenal 'set to move for Wesley Moraes'... and Club Bruges striker could be sold for £15million in January
Unai Emery is looking to bolster his Arsenal forward line by signing Club Bruges striker Moraes, according to reports. The 22-year-old has impressed domestically and in Europe.
Tottenham make £45m bid for Roma winger Cengiz Under as they look to beat Arsenal, Chelsea and Bayern Munich to highly-rated winger
According to Corriere dello Sport, Roma have already rejected a £32m offer from Spurs amid interest from clubs across Europe in the Turkey international, who has four goals in 17 games this season.
'Maybe it's a big injury': Unai Emery fearful over Rob Holding after defender was take off on a stretcher during draw against Manchester United
There is likely to be bad news for Arsenal defender Rob Holding, who was carried down the tunnel on a stretcher after twisting his knee awkwardly and he may have suffered ligament damage.
David De Gea errors are playing a big part in Manchester United's struggles and Chelsea have traded steel for aesthetic with Maurizio Sarri - THINGS WE LEARNED IN THE PREMIER LEAGUE
THINGS WE LEARNED: Last season, Dave saved. When Arsenal played Manchester United at the Emirates, David De Gea was a colossus. This season, something is amiss.
Brave Unai Emery has Arsenal firing... under Arsene Wenger they could have folded against Manchester United
IAN LADYMAN AT OLD TRAFFORD: It is worth remembering that it is only early December of Unai Emery's first Premier League season.
'Give us a break and time': Jose Mourinho says his Manchester United side can't be compared to great 'teams of Roy Keane, Ruud van Nistelrooy and Nemanja Vidic'
The Portuguese manager saw his under-pressure side rescue a point against in-form Arsenal at Old Trafford on Wednesday night having fallen behind twice through Mustafi and Lacazette.
Sources close to Mike Ashley say Peter Kenyon has been 'rowing his own boat' and they are yet to see evidence of the financial support he would need to see through a deal of around £300m.
Manchester United 2-2 Arsenal PLAYER RATINGS: Marcus Rashford and Sead Kolasinac both impress but Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang missed his chance to claim a famous win
CHRIS WHEELER AT OLD TRAFFORD: After a toughly-fought draw between Manchester United at Arsenal, Sportsmail runs the rule over both sets of players at Old Trafford.
'Even in matches like today where we played well we always shoot ourselves': Jose Mourinho aims dig at Manchester United players after Arsenal draw at Old Trafford
Jose Mourinho accused his players of 'shooting' themselves after Manchester United failed to win for the fourth Premier League game in a row on Wednesday night against Arsenal, at home.
Burnley 1-3 Liverpool: James Milner spurs comeback mission as Roberto Firmino and Xherdan Shaqiri seal victory for Jurgen Klopp's side
IAN HERBERT AT TURF MOOR: No sprint across the turf this time but behind his muted punch of the night air, there was still the sense of unmitigated delight for Jurgen Klopp.
Manchester United 2-2 Arsenal: Jesse Lingard strikes 13 seconds after the restart as hosts come from behind twice in chaotic clash at Old Trafford
MARTIN SAMUEL AT OLD TRAFFORD: The excellence might have been missing but, in all other ways, this was just like old times. At times brilliant, at times brutal, but always compelling.
'We are looking forward to getting started': Caretaker Kelvin Davis backs new manager Ralph Hasenhuttl to make a big impact at Southampton
Kelvin Davis is ready to hand the Southampton reins to Ralph Hasenhuttl and believes the club will be in good hands.Davis was in caretaker charge of the Saints' 3-1 defeat to Tottenham at Wembley.
Leicester fans shows appreciation for Claudio Ranieri but former boss can't cap reunion with a Fulham victory
JAMES SHARPE AT CRAVEN COTTAGE: Less then six minutes showed on the clocks at Craven Cottage when the Leicester City fans burst into song in celebration of their former manager.
Marouane Fellaini tries to get his hair back, Mourinho kicks a ball at a child, and Tyson Fury pops up at Old Trafford... SIX THINGS YOU MISSED FROM THE PREMIER LEAGUE
There were goals galore in a rare midweek Premier League matchday, as well as a few surprises. Here are six things you missed from the Premier League.
Fulham 1-1 Leicester: James Maddison cancels out Aboubakar Kamara's strike as Claudio Ranieri earns a point against his former club at Craven Cottage
KIERAN GILL AT CRAVEN COTTAGE: With folded arms and no hint of a celebration, Claudio Ranieri did not even flinch when Fulham took the lead against the team he turned into champions.
Mauricio Pochettino blames England for Kieran Trippier's injury struggles after Tottenham defender is forced off in Southampton win with groin issue
AMITAI WINEHOUSE AT WEMBLEY: Mauricio Pochettino has questioned England's decision to play Kieran Trippier in the World Cup third-fourth play-off against Belgium in July.
VAR would have ruled out Anthony Martial equaliser against Arsenal... Manchester United team-mate Ander Herrera was offside at the free-kick
MARK CLATTENBURG: Manchester United's equaliser should have been disallowed for offside. Ander Herrera’s head was in an offside position when Marcos Rojo struck the free-kick.
Joe Gomez carried off on a stretcher with ankle injury during the first half of Liverpool's win at Burnley after sliding into advertising hoarding
Liverpool were dealt an injury blow during the first half of their clash with Burnley on Wednesday night. The England international was replaced in the 23rd minute of the Premier League match.
'It is normal with his quality and he helped the team again': Marco Silva happy with Jordan Pickford as keeper earns draw with late save against Newcastle at Goodison Park
Marco Silva hailed Jordan Pickford after a late save from the England goalkeeper ensured Everton claimed a point against Newcastle. The Toffees were indebted to Pickford.
'I really am very worried': Maurizio Sarri at a loss after Chelsea collapse to shock defeat at Wolves
JOE BERNSTEIN AT MOLINEUX: Sarri hopes it will prove a kick up the backside before Saturday's visit of Manchester City to Stamford Bridge.
Bernardo Silva challenges Manchester City team-mates to race clear by the New Year following their unbeaten start in the Premier League
Bernardo Silva has challenged his team-mates to race ahead at the top of the Premier League table by the New Year. City have dropped only four points from their opening 15 games.
Wolves 2-1 Chelsea: A quickfire double from Raul Jimenez and Diogo Jota sinks Maurizio Sarri's side as the Blues fall to a surprising loss at Molineux
LAURIE WHITWELL AT MOLINEUX: It was all going so well for Chelsea during the first half of their match against Wolverhampton Wanderers, but they couldn't hang on.
'Together we are going to try and build something': Nuno Espirito Santo hails potential of midfielder Morgan Gibbs-White after youngster stars as Wolves stun Chelsea at Molineux
JOE BERNSTEIN AT MOLINEUX: Wolves teenager Morgan Gibbs-White is part of a new golden generation of English players, according to his manager Nuno Espirito Santo,
Tottenham 3-1 Southampton: Harry Kane, Lucas Moura and Son Heung-min all on target to send Mauricio Pochettino's side up to third in the table
RIATH AL-SAMARRAI AT WEMBLEY: Ralph Hasenhuttl starts work formally on Thursday morning and how difficult his task must seem after watching this peculiar match from the stands.
Cesc Fabregas fails audition after Maurizio Sarri picks 31-year-old over N'Golo Kante to be defensive minder as Chelsea crash to defeat at Wolves
JOE BERNSTEIN AT MOLINEUX: Chelsea boss Maurizio Sarri meant what he said when insisting he preferred Cesc Fabregas to N'Golo Kante as a deep-lying midfielder.
Ralph Hasenhuttl shares similarities with Mauricio Pochettino and he must learn from his success at Saints... but he won't have been impressed with the players he has to work with
AMITAI WINEHOUSE AT WEMBLEY STADIUM: If Ralph Hasenhuttl wanted a symbol of what needs to and can be done with Southampton, he would have done well to watch Mauricio Pochettino.
Everton 1-1 Newcastle: Toon still waiting for midweek win in Premier League after Richarlison cancels out Salomon Rondon's early strike
DOMINIC KING AT GOODISON PARK: Marco Silva did his best to maintain a brave face but it was impossible. If Anfield was all about despair, disenchantment reigned at Goodison Park.
Jurgen Klopp's rotation at Burnley vindicated as Roberto Firmino and Mohamed Salah climb off the bench to keep the heat on Manchester City
JACK GAUGHAN AT TURF MOOR: Hindsight has proven Jurgen Klopp correct. The volume of changes were vindicated and now Liverpool have 65 fewer minutes in the legs of their star men.
The away end couldn't stop chanting his name but on the pitch he was in the wars... Lucas Torreira could be Arsenal's next star but patience is required after a difficult night
IAN LADYMAN AT OLD TRAFFORD: The first chant from the away end started within sixty seconds and before 20 minutes were up, we had heard it three times. Lucas Torreira is their new star.
Burnley 1-3 Liverpool, RESULT- Plus recap from Wolves 2-1 Chelsea, Tottenham 3-1 Southampton and rest of Premier League action
Liverpool came from behind on Wednesday night to keep up the pressure on Manchester City at the top of the table as Chelsea were shocked by Wolves.
Manchester United 2-2 Arsenal, RESULT: Alexandre Lacazette bundles in before the hosts hit back AGAIN just a minute later through Jesse Lingard
Manchester United will host Arsenal at Old Trafford as Jose Mourinho's side look to bounce-back after clawing a draw against Southampton last Saturday.
'There isn't space for people not ready to give it their all': Jose Mourinho appears to aim shot at Paul Pogba ahead of Arsenal clash
Pogba did not feature as Mourinho's starting XI was announced prior to the huge Premier League clash at Old Trafford, the French midfielder placed on the substitutes bench.
The Austrian limped off in the 40th minute of their 3-1 Premier League victory over Cardiff at the London Stadium on Tuesday evening and was sent for a scan the following morning.
James McArthur slams 'unacceptable' Crystal Palace performance after loss at bitter rivals Brighton: 'We need to make it right by winning at West Ham'
James McArthur admits Crystal Palace's performance at Brighton was 'poor all round' after his side conceded three first-half goals in an embarrassing defeat to their rivals.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Co arrive in Manchester as fired-up Arsenal stars look to bring down Jose Mourinho in clash with United
Unai Emery's men can consolidate their top-four spot with victory at Old Trafford and will be buoyed by their impressive win over arch-rivals Tottenham at the weekend.
Cesc Fabregas running the midfield, Emmanuel Adebayor showing a clinical touch and Cristiano Ronaldo at fault... flashback to what happened the last time Arsenal beat Man United in the league at Old Trafford
Surprisingly, you have to go back to September 17, 2006 for the last time Arsenal came away from Old Trafford victorious in a Premier League fixture. It was a day to forget for a certain Cristiano Ronaldo.
FAN'S VIEW: Mesut Ozil is one of the best footballers to wear an Arsenal shirt but something isn't right… it's hard to believe we couldn't find more bang for our buck elsewhere
PETER WOOD - LE GROVE: Mesut Ozil is an odd player. One of the most outrageously talented footballers to don an Arsenal shirt, and capable of the impossible. But something just ain’t right.
Alexandre Lacazette is keeping his promise of a successful partnership with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as the Arsenal duo look to gun down Manchester United at Old Trafford
In the Singapore sunshine back in July, Alexandre Lacazette served notice of the shared promise of a partnership alongside his Arsenal team-mate Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
'He's the perfect choice': Southampton hail Ralph Hasenhuttl after confirming new boss to lead fight against the drop
The Austrian has penned a two-and-a-half year contract with the south coast side and will take over from caretaker manager Kelvin Davis on Thursday, after the game against Spurs.
'Going through these types of games makes you stronger': Riyad Mahrez insists Manchester City will benefit from Watford scare
Riyad Mahrez has warned that Manchester City will return stronger from their scare at Watford, but insists any of the top-four teams can still beat them to the Premier League title.
Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor poses with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and star man Sadio Mane on memorable tour of Anfield
Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor has enjoyed a memorable tour of Anfield after he posed for pictures with Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp and star man Sadio Mane.
Tottenham's new £1bn stadium continues to take shape with pictures showing final touches being added to the exterior including giant cockerel crest
The wait for Tottenham's new stadium to be completed seems only a matter of weeks away now, as new pictures emerged on Tuesday showing the final touches being added.
Arsenal ready to let Danny Welbeck leave on a free as manager Unai Emery looks to open up funds for transfers and make room for Reiss Nelson
The former Manchester United striker is currently recovering from two ankle surgeries after he was was carried off midway through the first half of Arsenal's clash with Sporting Lisbon at the start of November.
Paul Pogba hits back at Jose Mourinho and warns Manchester United boss not to make him a scapegoat for recent poor performances
Pogba was slated by Mourinho in the away dressing room at Southampton for being reckless in possession and, it was reported over the weekend, labelled 'a virus' by his boss.
£400,000 for the Premier League's No 1 creator, £3m for England striker who has same number of goals as Harry Kane and Sergio Aguero, plus the ex-Man United kid on free transfer… the Bournemouth bargains firing them towards Europe
Eddie Howe's side are producing attacking, exciting football with a handful of players who can still remember being pipped to the League One title by Doncaster Rovers in 2012-13.
Chelsea line up £45m move for Barcelona midfielder and former Man City man Denis Suarez as Maurizio Sarri targets January reinforcements
It's claimed the Spain international is looking for more game time and is open to another stint in the Premier League - having spent two seasons at Manchester City as a teenager.
'Now we're clawing back those points we missed out on at the start': Michail Antonio targets next three games to make up for West Ham's slow start
Michail Antonio says West Ham are determined to make up for lost time this season. The Hammers made it back-to-back Premier League wins for the first time in almost two years
The Special One vs 'The Fragile One': From Spain to Old Trafford... 'crybaby' Jose Mourinho set to resume rivalry with new Arsenal boss Unai Emery
PETE JENSON: Mild-mannered Unai was still driven to distraction by Mourinho during the two seasons they coincided in Spain and in 2010 he branded his behaviour that of a crybaby.
Arsenal have run the most Premier League miles so far this season while Manchester United are in the bottom five… so could Jose Mourinho's men get overrun at Old Trafford?
Ahead of a clash against United at Old Trafford on Wednesday night, Emery's hard-working side top the running charts while Jose Mourinho's lethargic United side sit in the bottom five.
Eden Hazard offered £300,000-a-week deal by Chelsea... but Belgian wants to gauge Real Madrid's interest before putting pen to paper
New deal would make Eden Hazard the highest-paid player in Chelsea's history but the Belgian wants to know Real Madrid's stance before committing his future to the club.
Pochettino, whose side will attempt to bounce back on Wednesday night against Southampton, took the mocking from Arsenal as a mark of respect for how they have progressed.
Bournemouth 2-1 Huddersfield: Callum Wilson and Ryan Fraser strike early as hosts survive late pressure and climb up to sixth in the table
ADAM SHERGOLD AT THE VITALITY STADIUM: Wilson would be advised to wait on booking his summer holiday. If he continues this form, there's no way he won't be picked for the Nations League.
Manchester United could put up permanent netting to shield disabled fans after smoke grenade thrown by Wolves supporters this season
EXCLUSIVE BY MIKE KEEGAN: The away section is directly above the area for disabled fans, who in the past have been struck by a missiles including coins, bottles and umbrellas.
Fans reportedly clashed at Brighton station ahead of the game known as the 'M23 Derby', with police having to step in. Similarly ugly scenes occurred before last season's game at the AMEX Stadium.
'Even if you don't like me, do your best': Jose Mourinho sends message to failing Manchester United stars following limp draw to Southampton
Four days ago, Mourinho summoned his players to a suite at the team hotel and questioned their professionalism and commitment in language that left them in no doubt about how he felt.
Manchester United stars rock up at Hilton Garden Inn on eve of must-win Premier League clash with Arsenal
Jose Mourinho's side rocked up at their new meeting point late on Tuesday evening as they put the final touches to their preparations ahead of the Premier League encounter with Arsenal.
'I would like Arsenal TV to ask the same questions but they don't - so why should I answer to you?': Now Mourinho takes on Manchester United's own TV channel as he REFUSES to reveal defensive injuries
Jose Mourinho hit out at Manchester United's in-house MUTV channel, refusing to divulge information about his squad for Wednesday's clash with Arsenal.
Watford 1-2 Manchester City: Leroy Sane and Riyad Mahrez give Pep Guardiola's side a seventh league win in a row and extend gap at the top to five points
MATT BARLOW AT VICARAGE ROAD: There were times when Foster must have thought he had been plunged into the depths of a cruel reaction test, a quick fire training drill with multiple balls.
Ederson performs a cheeky no-look pass as Neil Warnock joins an exclusive club - FIVE THINGS YOU MISSED FROM THE PREMIER LEAGUE
Sportsmail brings you a round-up of the things you may have missed from the night's four Premier League matches as Manchester City extended their lead at the top of the table.
'They are relentless... it's nice to watch but not to play against': Watford goalkeeper Ben Foster sings praises of league leaders Manchester City
Watford fell to a 2-1 defeat at Vicarage Road in the Premier League, with Leroy Sane and Riyad Mahrez netting before Abdoulaye Doucoure scored late on for the hosts.
'You can never forget to play until the last second': Pep Guardiola wants his Manchester City players to learn from narrow victory over Watford
Pep Guardiola hopes Manchester City's nerve-jangling victory against Watford will serve as a wake-up call to his players. City extended their lead at the summit of the Premier League.
West Ham 3-1 Cardiff: Lucas Perez comes off the bench to grab a brace in the space of five minutes as Michail Antonio rounds off a comfortable win
KIERAN GILL AT THE LONDON STADIUM: The sight of Marko Arnautovic limping off left fans fearing the worst but this was about his replacement offering a reminder of what he can do.
Watford vs Manchester City, RESULT: Relive Premier League matches from the night Pep Guardiola's side went five points clear at the top
Premier League mid-week clashes are back as Watford host Manchester City on Tuesday night. Sportsmail provide you with all the latest scores, team news and updates from all EPL action tonight.
Brighton 3-1 Crystal Palace: Glenn Murray, Leon Balogun and Florin Andone all on target as 10-men Seagulls run riot and put rivals to the sword after Shane Duffy sees red for a headbutt
SAMI MOKBEL AT THE AMEX STADIUM: Carnage off the pitch, utter chaos on it. After city centre clashes, pandemonium in Falmer. Brighton loved it. Crystal Palace less so.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang can win the Golden Boot says Arsenal boss Unai Emery following striker's impressive form in front of goal
Aubameyang is currently leading the race to finish Premier League top goalscorer, his 10 goals providing a two-goal cushion ahead of Raheem Sterling, Sergio Aguero and Harry Kane.
Arsenal should go to Old Trafford with no fear... The Theatre of Dreams has lost the aura it once had
MARTIN KEOWN - INSIGHT: Arsenal should go to Old Trafford on Wednesday without any fear. United are a huge club but they are a wounded animal under Jose Mourinho.