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
16th Aug 2013
Manchester United are considering a bid for Real Madrid's midfielder Mesut Ozil.Full story: Daily Mirror
Liverpool are favourites to sign Anzhi Makhachkala attacking midfielder Willian for £30m but face strong competition from Tottenham and Manchester United.
Chelsea are on the verge of giving up their pursuit of Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney. Jose Mourinho has failed with two bids for the England international and is now closing on a deal to sign Anzhi Makhachala's Cameroon forward Samuel Eto'o who played under him at Inter Milan.
Tottenham are close to a £15m deal for Roma's Italy striker Pablo Osvaldo.
Manager Brendan Rodgers is concerned Liverpool striker Luis Suarez could sabotage the Reds' start to the Premier League season with his push for a move away from Anfield.
Swansea manager Michael Laudrup has warned Arsenal not to waste their time moving for Spanish striker Michu if they fail to sign Suarez.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger must double his opening £6m offer for Swansea defender Ashley Williams to have a chance of signing the Wales international.
West Ham striker Modibo Maiga is set to be loaned to St Etienne as Hammers manager Sam Allardyce considers a bid for Besiktas forward Hugo Almeida.
Everton manager Roberto Martinez has warned Manchester United that they will not get midfielder Marouane Fellaini on the cheap.
Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta could face up to six weeks on the sideline with a suspected torn thigh muscle.
Manchester City defender Joleon Lescott is hoping to earn a new contract at the club as he enters the final year of his current deal.Full story: talkSPORT
Liverpool midfielder Jordan Henderson is ready to show fans what he "is all about" after admitting he found it hard to settle before because "expectations were so high".
Returning manager Jose Mourinho wants to "heal the Blue family" at Chelsea following Rafael Benitez's spell in charge at Stamford Bridge.
Tom Huddlestone says Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas ignored him and did not give Spurs' young English players a chance. The midfielder has joined Hull for around £5m.