21 December 2012 Last updated at 18:49

Premier League football preview from BBC Sport

BBC Sport brings you the thoughts of some of the managers ahead of this weekend's Premier League action.

Newcastle United boss Alan Pardew says they need to improve and get a win against Queens Park Rangers to start moving in the right direction in the league,

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says the reaction of his players this week has been first class as they look to get three points against Fulham.