6th Sept 2013
Arsenal will continue to monitor Liverpool striker Luis Suarez as they prepare to give manager Arsene Wenger permission to sign a big name in January.Full story: Daily Mirror
Barcelona want Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois to replace Victor Valdes, 31, as their number one next season.
Chelsea defender David Luiz turned down a move to Barcelona during the summer despite attempts by Brazil team-mates Neymar and Daniel Alves to persuade him to move to Spain.
Tottenham manager Andre Villas-Boas says forward Gareth Bale put Spurs under "intense pressure" to force his £85.3m move to Real Madrid.
West Ham United have abandoned plans to re-sign striker Carlton Cole due to concerns over his fitness. The Hammers released Cole after the end of last season but iissued a statement this week saying the player was undergoing a medical.
Manchester United executive director Ed Woodward has privately admitted the Premier League champions had a disappointing summer transfer window.
Arsenal defenders Bacary Sagna and Per Mertesacker are set to be offered new contracts by the club.
Manchester City defender Martin Demichelis is out for at least six weeks after sustaining knee ligament damage in a training session on Wednesday. The Argentine joined City on Sunday from Atletico Madrid.
Liverpool's captain Steven Gerrard dreams of managing the Anfield club and plans to gain his coaching qualifications in the near future.