6th Aug 2013
Senior Manchester United players such as Rio Ferdinand, Ryan Giggs and Patrice Evra are growing increasingly frustrated with Wayne Rooney's behaviour as the striker looks to push through a move to Chelsea.
Chelsea are preparing a third bid for Rooney after failing with a second offer for the England striker on Sunday night.
Manchester United manager David Moyes must decide whether to risk Rooney receiving an angry backlash from Reds supporters in Sunday's Community Shield against Wigan.
Liverpool are prepared to sell winger Stewart Downing to Newcastle for £5m. Downing, who has played for Middlesbrough and Sunderland, moved to Anfield for a reported £20m from Aston Villa two years ago and is now considering his options.
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has no intention of selling David Luiz despite interest from Barcelona in the defender.
Atletico Madrid's Brazil striker Diego Costa says he wants to stay at the Spanish club despite interest from Liverpool.
QPR's Brazil goalkeeper Julio Cesar is on the verge of joining Italian side Fiorentina, a year after moving to Loftus Road from Inter Milan.
Turkish side Besiktas want to sign Jermain Defoe after failing with a move for his fellow Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor.
PSV Eindhoven's Sweden striker Ola Toivonen is open to a summer move to Norwich.
Hull want to sign Marseille's France midfielder Morgan Amalfitano on a season-long loan and are set to pay Evian £1.5m for Ivorian midfielder Eric Tie Bi after failing with moves for Sunderland's Lee Cattermole and Jack Colback and Stoke's Wilson Palacios.
Millwall are in talks to sign Australian midfielder Ruben Zadkovich from Newcastle Jets.
Stoke are continuing to insist that midfielder Steven Nzonzi will not be sold. The club rejected a written transfer request from the player in May.
Everton have made an approach for Ajax defender Toby Alderweireld.
Cardiff are willing to pay £4m for Queens Park Rangers midfielder Stephane Mbia.
Clint Dempsey's £5.2m annual salary at Seattle Sounders is bigger than David Beckham's basic wages were at LA Galaxy. The United States international left Spurs over the weekend.
The image of Real Madrid target Gareth Bale has been removed from the official Tottenham Twitter page.
Liverpool's Slovakia international defender Martin Skrtel is closing in on a move to join former manager Rafael Benitez at Napoli.
Sporting Lisbon's Diego Capel says he would be "delighted" to sign for Marseille. The Spanish midfielder has also attracted interest from Liverpool.