Tottenham chairman Daniel Levy is giving midfielder Gareth Bale, 26, the silent treatment over Real Madrid’s bid to sign him.
Trabzonspor have confirmed former Chelsea duo midfielder Florent Malouda, 33, and defender Jose Bosingwa, 30, will finalise their respective moves to the club on Monday night.
Liverpool pursue loan move for versatile Benfica defender Lorenzo Melgarejo, 22, and see him as possible cover for Jose Enrique.
Arsenal could be disappointed in their chase for midfielder Bernard, 20, after the player’s father confirmed that Brazilian team-mate, 27-year-old striker Hulk, has persuaded the youngster Porto would be a better club at which to develop.
Bayern Munich are ready to offer £40m for Chelsea midfielder David Luiz, 26 after boss Pep Guardiola put out feelers for the player while he starred for Brazil at the Confederations Cup.
Luiz is not pushing to leave Chelsea, but Bayern Munich made contact with Chelsea over the weekend with a £34.5m bid.
Ex-Tottenham striker Gary Lineker and former chairman Lord Alan Sugar have been locked in a Twitter debate over Real Madrid’s reported £86m offer for Spurs’ Gareth Bale.
Newcastle United striker Papiss Cisse will play for the first team in Tuesday’s friendly against Scottish side St Mirren. The 28-year-old has not been involved earlier in pre-season after refusing to wear the club’s shirts branded with pay-day loan sponsors Wonga.
Fulham’s Swedish midfielder Alexander Kacaniklic, 21, will miss the start of the Premier League campaign after he was injured during Sunday’s 1-0 pre-season defeat by Werder Bremen.
QPR chairman Tony Fernandes has taken to twitter to reveal the exodus of players will continue in the coming weeks as the Hoops prepare for life in the Championship.
AC Milan are keen on signing Argentine defender Matias Silvestre, 28, from local rivals Inter Milan.
Cameroon defender Henri Bedimo, 29, is close to leaving Montpellier for Olympique Lyonnais.
Former Champions League winner Edgar Davids, 40, says he will wear Barnet’s number one shirt in midfield during this season’s Skrill Premier campaign.
New Bayern Munich manager Pep Guardiola appeared to slap 22-year-old midfielder Thiago Alcantara in the face during a talk with his players on the pitch during the German Super Cup tie with Borussia Dortmund. Guardiola lost his first competitive game in charge of Bayern 4-2.
Stephane Mbia is ready to stay with QPR in the Championship this season.
Full story: Fulham Chronicle
Roberto Martinez believes Ross Barkley can make a big impact at Everton this season.
Full story: Liverpool Echo
Newcastle United are apparently ready to cool their interest in Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis
Full story: Newcastle Chronicle
West Bromwich Albion have failed in a bid to sign Argentina international defender Federico Fernandez on loan from Napoli.
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