13th June 2013
Barcelona are reportedly interested in signing Chelsea striker Fernando Torres.
Nou Camp chiefs see the Spanish international, who is currently away at the Confederations Cup, only as a goal-scoring substitute and hope to convince him to swap the Blues' bench for theirs.
Paris St-Germain are hoping to beat Real Madrid to the signing of Tottenham midfielder Gareth Bale with an £85m bid.
Manchester United are hoping that Real Madrid can land Bale to help them re-sign Portuguese attacker Cristiano Ronaldo this summer.
Tottenham are preparing a £4m move for Manchester City midfielder Gareth Barry to replace Scott Parker, who is attracting interest from Sunderland.
Manchester United may have to pay Bayern Munich to rip up an agreement to sign Robert Lewandowski if they want to bring the Borussia Dortmund striker to Old Trafford.
United winger Nani will decide his future this weekend but is expected to quit the club.
David Moyes is closing in on Benfica defender Ezequiel Garay with an agreement in principle between the United and the Portuguese side for the player.
Manchester City are hoping the arrival of new manager Manuel Pellegrini will help them land Malaga winger Isco.
Striker Djibril Cisse is wanted by Qatar club Al-Gharafa on a permanent basis after spending the second half of last season there on loan from QPR.
Real Madrid will compete with Chelsea and Manchester City for Napoli forward Edinson Cavani after the Spanish club held preliminary talks with the Uruguayan's representatives with a view to securing his services before the new season.
Liverpool hope to sign Sunderland goalkeeper Simon Mignolet for £8m in the next week. The Merseyside club have bid £7m for the old but the Wearsiders are holding out for nearer £10m, with the clubs likely to reach a compromise.
West Ham United are hoping to sign Chelsea striker Demba Ba and Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha on loan for next season.
Russian club FC Anzhi Makhachkala are willing to offer Saint Etienne £21m for Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang who scored 20 goals in Ligue 1 last season.
Paris St-Germain are prepared to pay £10m compensation to Tottenham for manager Andre Villas-Boas.
Swansea manager Michael Laudrup's future has been thrown into doubt as the club broke off contact with the Dane's agent over a row about transfer targets.