Chelsea’s plans to try to recruit a new striker this summer do not currently include offloading Timo Werner or offering him as part of a big-money bid for Erling Haaland.
Steve Bruce will not be fired as Newcastle manager despite a frantic day of meetings with club officials after a survey in a local paper suggested 95 per cent of fans wanted him to go.
Manchester United have launched an attempt to snatch arch-rivals Manchester City’s emerging recruitment specialist Stephen Ajewole, a move that could compromise the Etihad club’s confidential scouting intelligence.
Portugal coach Fernando Santos has leapt to the defence of Cristiano Ronaldo, insisting he will remain the team captain despite storming off the Field against Serbia.
Liverpool and Leeds United target Lucas Ocampos has discussed speculation of his future at Sevilla, insisting he is ‘not thinking of playing anywhere else’ right now.
Anthony Martial faces a race to be fit for Manchester United’s showdown against Brighton due to the injury he has picked up on international duty.
Defender Emerson Palmieri has refused to rule out a summer exit from Chelsea.
Liverpool are continuing to keep their options open when it comes to signing a new centre-back in the summer, with RB Leipzig’s Ibrahima Konate and loan signing Ozan Kabak featuring on a five-man shortlist.
Leicester are reportedly ready to give Newcastle flop Florian Thauvin £57,000-a-week to sign for them.
Thomas Muller has refused to rule out a move to the Premier League.
Barcelona have reportedly offered Liverpool midfielder Georgino Wijnaldum a three-year contract as his time at Anfield winds down.
RB Leipzig star Marcel Sabitzer has decided he wants to leave the Bundesliga challengers, putting a host of Premier League clubs on red alert.
Tottenham goalkeeper Hugo Lloris will not be sold in the summer transfer window despite the possibility of the Frenchman leaving upon the expiry of his contract at the end of next season, according to reports.
Manchester City are braced for an attempt by Real Madrid to sign rising star Liam Delap.
Tottenham are making plans for the summer transfer window, and have apparently asked Juventus about the availability of Aaron Ramsey.