Tottenham are refusing to hold further talks with Real Madrid until the Spanish giants substantially increase their offer of more than £80m for 24-year-old forward Gareth Bale.
Arsenal are close to landing their second signing of the summer with 19-year-old defender Matthias Ginter on the verge of a £6m move from Bundesliga side Frieburg.
Crystal Palace are ahead of Fulham and Newcastle in their pursuit of Aston Villa striker Darren Bent. The 29-year-old scored six goals in 23 appearances last term.
Newcastle are hopeful that a deal for QPR striker Loic Remy, who scored six goals in 14 games for the Loftus Road side last season, will be concluded in the next two days.
Juventus are set to sell two strikers this summer in the wake of the arrival of Carlos Tevez and Fernando Llorente from Manchester City and Atletico Madrid respectively.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers has accused Arsenal of lacking class in their attempts to trigger a release clause in the contract of 26-year-old striker Luis Suarez.
Atletico Nacional midfielder Sebastian Perez, 20, will begin a trial with Arsenal on Monday.
But the Gunners’ attempts to bring in United Arab Emirates play-maker Omar Abdulrahman have suffered a set-back with his current club, Al Ain, refusing to release the 21-year-old for a trial in London.
Several English Premier League sides led by Liverpool are considering a loan deal for young Nigeria defender Kenneth Omeruo. Swansea and West Bromwich Albion are also all keen to have the central defender who recently joined Chelsea’s reserves in training.
Swansea and Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers insists Luis Suarez is not for sale but admits if he were, the price tag would be closer to £100m.
Jose Mourinho has revealed he wanted to sign Gareth Bale at Real Madrid last year.
Carlton Cole is still looking for a club with the new Premier League season just two weeks away.
Tottenham have confirmed that Clint Dempsey will return to the MLS.
Manchester United are tracking Bayern Munich’s Bastian Schweinsteiger.
Swansea and Cardiff could both be disappointed in their attempts to sign Espanyol’s Mexico international defender Hector Moreno with Russian side Rubin Kazan bidding £6m for the 25-year-old.
Liverpool and Arsenal are both interested in signing 17-year-old MK Dons midfielder Dele Alli. Both clubs may offer to loan the player back for the remainder of the season.
Darren Bent fears another season being frozen out at Aston Villa if another club does not meet their £6m asking price.
Marouane Chamakh has agreed to join Crystal Palace on a six-month loan.
Wayne Rooney does not want to leave Manchester United despite Chelsea preparing to offer £40m for him this week.
David Moyes is planning an £80m triple swoop at Manchester United for Cesc Fabregas, Marouane Fellaini and Leighton Baines.West Bromwich Albion have also expressed an interest in the Nigeria international.