Liverpool boss braced to make last-minute decision on star player, Newcastle United's Steve Bruce eager to beat former club - Premier League preview

Now the international break done and dusted, the Premier League makes its welcome return this weekend. The narrative couldn't just be richer, either; Jose Mourinho is back in town, there's a host of potential injury problems across the board, and a fantastic set of fixtures to enjoy.

Here's our mini preview for the weekend's action, featuring the likes of Liverpool's clash against Crystal Palace, and Chelsea's big trip to the Etihad Stadium to take on Pep Guardiola's Manchester United.