Sir Alex Ferguson insists it is "nonsense" to suggest the correct processes were not followed prior to the ill-fated appointment of David Moyes as his Manchester United successor.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has no special plans to mark his 65th birthday - other than securing victory over Anderlecht in Brussels.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has admitted summer signing Mario Balotelli will never match Luis Suarez's Anfield impact.
Daley Blind's late strike helped a lacklustre Manchester United salvage a 2-2 draw against West Bromwich Albion at The Hawthorns.
Jose Mourinho is furious at Spain manager Vicente del Bosque after believing Diego Costa's hamstring problem was exacerbated on international duty.