17th Oct 2013
Eliaquim Mangala, the £40m-rated Porto defender who has been linked with Chelsea and Manchester City in the summer has hired Jorge Mendes - the same agent used by Jose Mourinho.
Tottenham are set to offer Brazilian midfielder Paulinho a contract extension to fend off interest from Spanish giants Real Madrid.
Spurs are considering a £15m January move for out-of-favour Paris St-Germain forward Ezequiel Lavezzi.
Galatasaray manager Roberto Mancini is ready to offer £13m for Manchester United's Portuguese winger Nani in January.
Dutch midfielder Wesley Sneijder has been encouraged to leave the Turkish club for Chelsea by Netherlands manager Louis van Gaal.
Italian league leaders Roma are considering a move for Manchester City defender Micah Richards with the player struggling to dislodge Pablo Zabaleta from City's right-back slot.
Manchester United's Adnan Januzaj will choose England as his international team if the Football Association can overcome the obstacle of the five-year residency rule.
Manchester United midfielder Shinji Kagawa says he needs to play more after claiming his lack of club games made him feel out of shape for international duty with Japan.
West Ham midfielder Ravel Morrison and Manchester United winger Wilfried Zaha have resolved their differences after clashing during England's under-21 win over Lithuania.
Argentine winger Erik Lamela says he fears for his World Cup place unless he plays more for new club Tottenham.