All the latest news and gossip, you can use the links to go to the news paper or media which published the story, this will be a daily round up of what the papers have been saying latest Premier League gossip and transfer news
19th Aug 2013
Arsenal are believed to be looking at bringing in £25m-rated forward Michu from Swansea as deals for Liverpool striker Luis Suarez and Manchester United's centre-forward Wayne Rooney hit problems.
Uruguay international Suarez is expected to stay at Liverpool after Reds captain Steven Gerrard helped resolve the issues between the forward and the Anfield club's manager Brendan Rodgers.
Chelsea look set to make another bid for England international Rooney before the end of the transfer window.
Blues boss Jose Mourinho has not given up on signing Rooney but Manchester United midfielder Michael Carrick insists the Old Trafford outfit's players want him to stay.
With Everton midfielder Marouane Fellaini and left-back Leighton Baines possibly heading to Manchester United, the Toffees could be set to spend £15m to buy Wigan's midfielder James McCarthy.
Real Madrid midfielder Luka Modric is being linked with a move back to Tottenham as part of a world-record Gareth Bale deal but it is believed Modric would prefer a move to Manchester United.
Liverpool target Willian could be heading for Tottenham instead as they are prepared to pay more than the Reds' £26m valuation for the Shakhtar Donetsk midfielder.
Manchester City, Chelsea and Arsenal are all attempting to bring PSV Eindhoven winger Zakaria Bakkali to the Premier League.
AC Milan have joined Liverpool in the race to sign defender Mamadou Sakho from French champions Paris St-Germain.
Norwich are planning a double signing of Galatasaray's striker Johan Elmander, who used to play for Bolton, and forward Andrea Caracciolo of Brescia.
Chelsea owner Roman Abramovich made an unprecedented trip to the Blues dressing room to visit the home players before the win against Hull on Sunday.
Sunderland manager Paolo Di Canio has confirmed he does not wish to sell midfielder Stephane Sessegnon.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger says he is working 24 hours a day to sign new players for the Gunners in the transfer window.
Full-back Patrice Evra cannot believe how Manchester United have been written off in this season's Premier League title race.
Eintracht Frankfurt have responded to their lack of goals so far this season by signing one-time Tottenham target forward Vaclav Kadlec from Czech side Sparta Prague for an undisclosed fee.