After the first round of matches, here are the details on any injuries which were picked up over the weekend and the state of play for players still out (you will find a graph representing types of injuries suffered so far at the end of the post):
Theo Walcott and Mikel Arteta recovered sufficiently to start for Arsenal against Sunderland. No new injuries were picked up.
Current injuries: Laurent Koscielny (calf), Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain (ankle), Tomas Rosicky (calf), Bacary Sagna (broken leg), Emmanuel Frimpong (knee), Jack Wilshere (ankle/foot).
Chris Herd made the bench for the game against West Ham after suffering a thigh muscle strain. No new injuries picked up during this match.
Current injuries: Nathan Delfouneso (hip/thigh), Samir Carruthers (ankle/foot), Richard Dunne (Gilmores goin), Marc Albrighton (metatarsal fracture), Gabby Agbonlahor (MCL knee ligament), Stiliyan Petrov (leukaemia).
Daniel Sturridge recovered from his toe injury to take his place on the Chelsea bench against Wigan. No new injuries picked up.
Current injuries: Ramires (illness), Marko Marin (hamstring).
Marouane Fellaini (groin) and Darren Gibson (hip/thigh) recovered enough to start against Manchester United. Nickica Jelavic suffered what seemed to be a hamstring strain during this game.
Current injuries: Sylvain Distin (knock), Nickica Jelavic (hamstring)
Aaron Hughes recovered from his ankle/foot injury in time to play against Norwich. No new injuries picked up during this match.
Current injuries: Simon Davies (neck), Phil Senderos (ankle/foot), Kerim Frei (knock)/
Joe Cole recovered from his hamstring injury to make the bench against West Brom. Joe Cole suffered a recurrence of his hamstring problem during this match only nine minutes after being introduced as a second half substitute..
Current injuries: Jose Enrique (knee), Joe Cole (hamstring).
Mario Balotelli’s conjunctivitis cleared up in time to allow him to take his place on the bench against Southampton. Sergio Aguero was stretchered off with a knee injury which he picked up in the 14th minute of the game.
Current injuries: Sergio Aguero (knee), Micah Richards (ankle/foot), Gareth Barry (inguinal hernia)
No previously injured players returned for their game against Everton. No new injuries picked up.
Current injuries: Rio Ferdinand (hamstring), Phil Jones (back), Chris Smalling (metatarsal fracture), Jonny Evans (ankle/foot), Darren Fletcher (bowel).
Hatem Ben Arfa (knee), Demba Ba (calf), Papiss Cisse (hamstring) and Cheick Tiote (calf) all recovered in time to start against Tottenham while Shola Ameobi (hamstring) made the bench. No new injuries were suffered.
Current injuries: Shola Ameobi (hamstring), Fabricio Coloccini (thigh muscle strain) Sammy Ameobi (hamstring).
Wesley Hoolahan recovered from his Achilles injury in time to take a place on the bench against Fulham. No new injuries during this match.
Current injuries: Elliott Ward (knock), Steven Whittaker (ankle/foot).
Jamie Mackie recovered from his calf muscle strain in order to start against Swansea. Armand Traore picked up an ankle/foot injury during this match.
Current injuries: Armand Traore (ankle/foot).
Jobi McAnuff recovered from his knock to start against Stoke while Shaun Cummings recovered from his illness and started on the bench. No new injuries picked up during this match.
Current injuries: Jimmy Kebe (hamstring).
No new injuries picked up in their match against Manchester City.
Current injuries: Jack Cork (ankle/foot)
Robert Huth overcame viral meningitis to start against Reading, Mark Willson also overcame illness to start while Cameron Jerome shook off a knock to take a place on the bench. No new injuries during this match.
Current injuries: Jermaine Pennant (thigh muscle strain).
Stephane Sessegnon recovered from his ankle/foot injury in time to start against Arsenal. No new injuries were received.
Current injuries: Wes Brown (knee), David Vaughan (inguinal hernia), Phil Bardsley (ankle).
No new injuries picked up against QPR.
Current injuries: None.
No new injuries picked up against Newcastle.
Current injuries: Heurelho Gomes (ankle/foot), Scott Parker (Achilles tendinopathy), Giovanni Dos Santos (muscle injury).
Liam Ridgewell recovered from his hip/thigh injury in time to start against Liverpool. No new injuries picked up in this match.
Current injuries: Jerome Thomas (knock).
James Collins (groin) and Kevin Nolan (toe) both recovered in time to start against Aston Villa). No new injuries picked up.
Current injuries: Jack Collison (knee).
James McArthur recovered from his back injury in time to take up a starting position against Chelsea. Wigan received no new injuries.
Current injuries: None.
(current injury data from physioroom.com)by