LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Manchester United are on the brink of making their sixth summer signing as they close in on a deal worth up to £23m for Barcelona forward Pedro.
Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola warns Manchester United that new signing Sebastian Schweinsteiger has not been fit for three years.
Arsene Wenger would like to sign Karim Benzema but the situation is complicated by Real Madrid’s reluctance to sell and the ramifications a deal would have within his own squad.
Charlie Austin remains firmly on West Ham’s radar as new manager Slaven Bilic attempts to strengthen his strike force for the new Premier League season.
Manchester United legend Bryan Robson thinks Louis Van Gaal should replace PSG bound Angel Di Maria with Gareth Bale.
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Former Manchester United centre back Rio Ferdinand does not believe Louis Van Gaal knows his best backline and suggests John Stones could improve the side.
New Manchester United winger Memphis Depay can match the set-piece exploits of David Beckham, according to one of Beckham’s former Reds teammates Denis Irwin.
Former Everton defender Antolin Alcarez has become the second Everton player to sign for La Liga newcomers Las Palmas.
Liverpool Chief Executive Ian Ayre says Liverpool have achieved what they set out to do in the transfer market this summer, saying the Brendan Rodgers is pleased with the work done.
Barcelona winger Adama Traore is not on Liverpool’s list of transfer targets, according to the Liverpool Echo
New Bournemouth signing Sylvain Distin said he had to consider whether he wanted to carry on his football career after leaving Everton this summer, but is now raring to go.
Newcastle United midfielder Moussa Sissoko is the subject of a £17m war between Manchester City and Liverpool according to reports
Sunderland are looking to reinvest the £9m they received for Connor Wickham by signing midfielders Yann M’Vila and Leroy Fer this week.
QPR midfielder Leroy Fer is on the way to Sunderland for talks ahead of a loan deal.
Sunderland is on track to reinvest Connor Wickham money in Leroy Fer and Yann M’Vila
.Manager Dick Advocaat admits Sunderland is conscious of the need for top prospect Jordan Pickford to be playing competitive football.
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West Bromwich Albion remains hopeful of striking a deal for Cardiff City goalkeeper David Marshall in the coming days.
Stoke are the main rivals with Aston Villa in the race to sign Barcelona winger Adama Traore.
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New Southampton signing Steven Caulker is hoping he can follow in the footsteps of his friend and teammate, Ryan Bertrand, and take his career to a new level at Saints.
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Arsenal striker Chuba Akpom has become Hull City’s fourth signing of the summer after completing his season-long loan from Arsenal.
Blackburn’s new signing Fode Keita says Rudy Gestede convinced him to sign for the Lancashire club.
Leicester City goalkeeper Ben Hamer has returned from his loan at Nottingham Forest due to their issues with Financial Fair Play.
Bournemouth boss Eddie Howe has spoken of his delight at the signing of Ivorian winger Max Gradel from St Etienne.
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Pedro’s move from Barcelona to Manchester United has moved a step closer, with the Spain forward expected to be a United player by the end of this week.
Hull City manager Steve Bruce wants to raid his former club Manchester United in order to take centre-back Paddy McNair on loan next season.
Middlesbrough are still hopeful of signing Blackburn Rovers striker Jordan Rhodes before the summer transfer window closes next month.
New Barnsley signing Dan Crowley is hopeful of making a good impression at Oakwell after the youngster joined the club from Arsenal.
Ipswich manager Mick McCarthy is moving closer to a deal to sign Brentford’s Jonathan Douglas, with the midfielder set to have a medical at Portman Road this week
Brighton wide man Jeffrey Monakana has joined Bristol Rovers on a one-month loan deal.Striker Bobby Zamora turned down the chance to move abroad in order to move to the Falmer Stadium.