We’ll bring you all the latest from the weekend’s action, in the Premier League and beyond
ICYMI: Odegaard becomes Arsenal’s highest-paid player
Martin Odegaard has signed a new contract at Arsenal, making him the club’s highest-paid player.
The Norway captain’s new deal expires in the summer of 2028, having previously been in the final two years of his contract.
“It was an easy decision for me. As I said many times, I felt connected and I felt at home here since the first day,” Odegaard said upon yesterday’s announcement.
Read more below on the terms of Odegaard’s new deal, as well about interest from other clubs…
Martin Odegaard signs new five-year Arsenal contract, becomes club’s highest-paid player
Top fixtures around Europe
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There’s a full slate of action on the continent today, here’s our pick of the bunch:
- La Liga — Barcelona vs Celta Vigo (5.30pm BST, 12.30pm ET, 9.30am PT)
- Serie A — Sassuolo vs Juventus (5pm BST, 12pm ET, 9am PT)
- Bundesliga — Borussia Dortmund vs Wolfsburg (2.30pm BST, 9.30am ET, 6.30am PT)
- Ligue 1 — Brest vs Lyon (8pm BST, 3pm ET, 12pm PT)
Today’s Premier League fixtures
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There’s no early kick-off but the Premier League still has plenty to offer today, here’s what’s to come:
3pm BST (10am ET, 7am PT)
- Crystal Palace vs Fulham
- Luton vs Wolves
- Manchester City vs Nottingham Forest
5.30pm BST (12.30pm ET, 9.30am PT)
8pm BST (3pm ET, 12pm PT)
- Burnley vs Manchester United
Hello and good morning — the weekend is here and that means two days of wall-to-wall football.
Stay tuned as we bring you the latest from the Premier League, the Championship and around Europe.