Stewart Downing set for a fresh start as he signs for West Ham, Hernandez and Nani + cash deal to be offered for Bale.
Scott Parker set to leave Spurs for QPR
Arsenal now in contention with Liverpool and Spurs for Dutch star
After initial interest from Tottenham Hotspur and Liverpool, Arsenal have now moved into the reckoning to sign Ajax full-back Stephan Lichtsteiner after the north London club missed out on Malaga’s Jesus Gamez.
Everton midfielder to miss start of season
The Irish Times
Everton’s Republic of Ireland midfielder Darron Gibson is a major doubt for Everton ahead of their Premier League opener against Norwich this weekend as he tries to recover from a knee injury.
Downing makes switch to West Ham
Stewart Downing has put his relatively disappointing stay at Liverpool behind him as he faces a fresh challenge under Sam Allardyce at West Ham.
Chelsea told hands-off for Wayne Rooney
Manchester United have told league rivals that Rooney is not available to leave at any price for the London club. No matter how much money is offered the Premier League champions are firmly digging their heels in.
Bale remains tight-lipped over Madrid speculation
Tottenham Hotspur’s prize asset has refused to comment on the continued speculation linking him with a move to Real Madrid. Despite being pressed on the matter by waiting media after training with Wales, Bale would divulge nothing.
Vidic’s fitness is not a cause for concern
Manchester United club captain Nemanja Vidic is not a concern with regards to his fitness despite lengthy spells out of the United line-up with injuries over the last two seasons.
Parker close to a move to QPR
London Evening Standard
Harry Redknapp appears to be close to being reunited with Tottenham Hotspur’s midfielder Scott Parker. He hopes to secure the signature of the 32-year-old by the end of this week.