Sam Allardyce wants Newcastle to repeat their Ewood Park performance against Arsenal in midweek amid reports a defeat would see him sacked.
Middlesbrough boss Gareth Southgate is confident his players are still behind him after seeing them come from behind to nick a draw at Reading.
Emmanuel Adebayor is refusing to contemplate the possibility of Arsenal repeating their feat of four years ago by go all season without losing.
Ryan Giggs insists "no alarm bells" have gone off inside Old Trafford since Manchester United's shock defeat at Bolton last weekend.
Paul McShane has told his Sunderland team-mates "the hard work starts now" after they snatched a 1-0 win over basement boys Derby on Saturday.