Chelsea have beaten a side starting the day above them in the Premier League table for the first time since May 2021. Chelsea had failed to score with any of their previous 47 attempts on goal in the Premier League before Mykhailo Mudryk's opener, while there were just 82 seconds between his strike and Armando Broja's. Fulham have failed to score in back-to-back Premier League games for the first time since a run of three back in February, with a goalless draw against Chelsea the final game in that run.
Socceroos playmaker Tom Rogic has retired and says he and his wife's fertility issues and a desire to focus on his family were a key factor.
Speaking to the BBC on the morning of Oct 3, Rishi Sunak defended his decision to not announce any final decisions yet about the HS2 leg to Manchester.