Chelsea captain John Terry could start for the first time since November when the FA Cup holders travel to League One neighbours Brentford. Eden Hazard is suspended of course.
Reigning champions Manchester City closed the gap on rivals Manchester United at the top of the Premier League by beating Fulham and David Silva scored six points. The silky Spaniard notched both goals in the 2-0 win.
French international Loic Remy is expected to start for QPR this weekend after completing his transfer from Marseille. Sergio Aguero could return for Manchester City, but no Jonny Evans for the leaders.
Kenwyne Jones showed there's more to his game than simply power and pace when he tallied seven FA Cup points in Stoke's third round replay win over Crystal Palace.
There are only three assists to report back on this week. Read on for Frank Lampard and Jon Walters, Steven Fletcher in a goalmouth scramble and Nemanja Vidic stealing Patrice Evra's winner.
Belgian bruiser Romelu Lukaku bulldozed his way to six points for two goals against Reading, but his brilliant brace wasn't enough to propel West Brom to victory.
Manchester United will be without influential striker Wayne Rooney when they take on old rivals Liverpool in Sunday's derby. The England front-man is still battling a knee injury, but isn't too far away from a return.
It will be an emotional start to the weekend's Premier League action when Harry Redknapp faces his former team Tottenham in charge of QPR, and then on Sunday it gets serious. Transfers, derbies, tactics, we've got it all.
A run through of the weekend's points scorers from the FA Cup Third Round, featuring Gareth Bale, Demba Ba and Adam Le Fondre. Plus, we discuss assists that are slightly less controversial than Luis Suarez's handball goal.
The Premier League takes a break this weekend, but your precious Fantasy League team will still pick up points in the separate FA Cup competition. Transfer window acquisitions Daniel Sturridge, Joe Cole and Demba Ba could all make their debuts.
Here's the points and assists from New Year's Day. The Manchester clubs dominate the league table and the points charts, plus there's a few assist explanations to enjoy.
Beware fantasy football fans Michu is injured! The Spanish sensation has an ankle injury and may not face Fulham. That and more in this week's Team News summary, also starring Ryan Shawcross and Wayne Rooney.