LONDON EVENING STANDARD
Tottenham are ready to step up their bid to sign QPR striker Charlie Austin as they look for a cheaper alternative to West Brom’s Saido Berahino.
Tottenham are in talks with French club Lyon over 21-year-old striker Clinton N’Jie and are prepared to pay an initial £8.4m with another £2.1m in add-ons.
Arsenal are just one player short of being ready to dominate Europe, according to shareholder Alisher Usmanov.
MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS
David de Gea’s girlfriend Edurne Garcia is reportedly preparing for life back in Spain with Real Madrid keen to sign the Man United goalkeeper.
Everton are close to tying up a deal for teenager Tomas Andrade. The 19-year-old River Plate midfielder has been training with the Blues ahead of a proposed move from Argentina.
Leroy Fer’s agent says Sunderland have pulled out of a loan deal for his client because they could not wait until he has regained fitness
Newcastle United has secured their fourth summer signing after snapping up Northampton Town youngster Ivan Toney.
New signing Yann M’Vila is glad to have fulfilled his dream of moving to the Premier League after completing his Sunderland switch.
Saido Berahino’s West Bromwich Albion future looks secure with the Baggies yet to hear from Spurs or Manchester City about their supposed interest.
EXPRESS & STAR
West Brom are poised to complete the signing of Arsenal winger Serge Gnabry on loan until January.
Albion legend Bob Taylor has urged goalscoring star Saido Berahino to commit himself to the Baggies and continue learning his trade at The Hawthorns.
Andriy Yarmolenko says he has told his chairman he will not renew his contract at Dynamo Kiev amid continued interest from Stoke.
THE DAILY ECHO
Eljero Elia, who spent the second half of last season on loan at Saints, has joined Dutch club Feyenoord.
HULL DAILY MAIL
Hull City are still hopeful of signing Brentford pair Moses Odubajo and Andre Gray in time to face Huddersfield on Saturday – despite seeing a £9m offer for the pair rejected.
Blackburn Rovers boss Gary Bowyer hailed Danny Guthrie as a player who still possesses Premier League quality after making the former Liverpool and Newcastle United midfielder his third summer signing.
Former Leicester City midfielder Esteban Cambiasso is close to agreeing a deal with Greek club Olympiacos.
N’Golo Kante admits the determination of Leicester City to sign him was a key factor in convincing him to join the club.
SOUTH WALES EVENING POST
Kristoffer Nordfeldt has embraced a daunting challenge by switching to Swansea City from Heerenveen.
GET WEST LONDON
It looks likely Fulham striker Kostas Mitroglou will join Benfica and link up with former QPR favourite Adel Taarabt, days after he featured for Fulham against Crystal Palace.
Eddie Howe revealed he had no immediate plans to make any further additions but is not ruling out the possibility of more signings before the window closes at the start of next month.
Free agent Joey Barton is not training with the Hornets despite reports to the contrary.