Chelsea head coach Thomas Tuchel has called for patience with Romelu Lukaku as he gets back up to speed after an ankle injury.
Ralf Rangnick is waiting for his work visa, so caretaker Michael Carrick will lead Manchester United in Thursday's game against Arsenal.
Lionel Messi won his seventh Ballon d'Or on Monday, but Toni Kroos insists the award was "absolutely not deserved".
Liverpool and Barcelona are reportedly fighting to sign soon-to-be free agent Denis Zakaria.
Kevin De Bruyne spoke about Manchester City's preparations for the derby prior to the international break.
Wayne Rooney could not prevent former club Manchester United progressing to the FA Cup quarter-finals as Derby County were easily beaten.