LIVERPOOL returned to the top of the Premier League table on Saturday after a 3-1 home win over Crystal Palace, while Manchester City climbed to third by beating Everton.
MANCHESTER United were maintaining a dignified silence on Wayne Rooney on Wednesday amid claims the striker wants to leave Old Trafford.
MARK Schwarzer is confident he will get enough game time with new club Chelsea to be well primed for Australia's 2014 World Cup campaign.
SOCCEROOS goalkeeper Mark Schwarzer has signed a one-year deal with English Premier League heavyweights Chelsea.
KEY SOCCEROOS forward Brett Holman is set to leave English Premier League side Aston Villa after penning a deal with Dubai club Al Nasr.