Real Madrid will trigger a Â£30m release clause next summer to land David de Gea. The Spanish giants failed to sign the Manchester United keeper in August when there was a cock-up with the paperwork on transfer deadline day.
Manchester United are confident they will be able to persuade Chelsea target Cristiano Ronaldo to snub a move to London and return to Old Trafford, perhaps as early as next summer.
West Ham are tracking Sporting Lisbon’s Algerian striker Islam Slimani – but may have to fight off Tottenham, who are keen on the star.
The Hammers have been heavily linked with the hitman, 27, in the last two transfer windows.
Steve McClaren has told midfielder Siem de Jong to forget about a return to the Netherlands, with Newcastle keen to see him through his adjustment to life in the Premier League after a long injury battle.
Watford defender Allan Nyom has been threatened with a worldwide ban after quitting a Cameroon training camp.
Tottenham, Stoke City and Charlton are battling for the signature of highly-prized Ebbsfleet winger Shilow Tracey.
Didier Drogba has revealed how Andre Villas-Boas’ ill-fated reign as Chelsea manager was doomed from the start. The Ivory Coast international striker believes Villas-Boas paid the price for mismanaging and ignoring the advice of his senior players and thinking managing Chelsea would be “easy”.
Memphis Depay is third only to Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo in terms of replica shirt sales, according to Manchester United executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward.
Olivier Giroud held talks with Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger after France manager Didier Deschamps told him he needed to be playing more for his club to secure a place in the international side.
Danny Welbeck has revealed he took just his PS4 and TV with him when he moved to Arsenal from Manchester United.
Bournemouth have been alerted to the possibility of a loan move for free-scoring New York Red Bulls striker Bradley Wright-Phillips.
Arjen Robben has told Memphis Depay he must find resolve within to overcome a difficult start to his Manchester United career.
Juventus left-back Patrice Evra has revealed that he discovered a surprise allergy to eggs after joining the Serie A club from Manchester United in the summer of 2014.
Former Chelsea defender Filipe Luis claims Jose Mourinho damages certain players with his management style, undermining their confidence with his public criticism.
Martin Keown believes Mesut Ozil is the key to Arsenal’s success this season.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has given Arsenal a massive boost by posting a video of himself in training.
Branislav Ivanovic will ‘probably’ sign a new contract at Chelsea, according to his agent. The Blues defender has come under fire this season for a string of poor displays and Inter Milan are reported to be monitoring the situation.
Spain manager Vicente Del Bosque says England need to be “more organised” if they are to win the European Championship next summer.
Stoke defender Ryan Shawcross was presented with a year’s supply of deodorant after Diego Costa told him he smelled.
Manchester United have made Southampton attacker Sadio Mane their primary transfer target, according to reports.
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling is the best centre-back in the Premier League, according to former Red Devil Gary Pallister.
Arsene Wenger is plotting a swoop on Barcelona B team captain Alex Grimaldo. The 20-year-old is reportedly eyeing a move away from the Nou Camp after struggling for first team action.
Jose Mourinho is weighing up a deal for Paris Saint-Germain full-back Gregory van der Wiel.
Wayne Rooney has admitted he faces a huge challenge to convince Roy Hodgson he still deserves to be England’s main striker.
Denis Law will help his home city of Aberdeen begin the landmark process of removing hundreds of ‘No Ball Games’ signs from its parks and community spaces.
Mike Ashley could spend Â£100,000 on legal fees to fight the SFA over a fine of only Â£1,000 levied on him.