All the top stories and transfer rumors from Friday’s newspapers…
Jesse Lingard will look to leave Manchester United before the transfer window closes unless he believes he is going to play regularly in Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s team this season.
Harry Kane’s increasingly protracted Manchester City transfer saga has taken yet another twist, with City needing to sell a player in order to sign him.
Paul Pogba’s amazing start to the new season is reportedly down to secret holiday training sessions with NBA giants Miami Heat.
Marcus Rashford is making steady progress after shoulder surgery and could be back in training by the end of the month.
Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira is back in London but he could soon be on his way to Italy, according to reports.
Inter Miami are confident of beating Newcastle to sign Brazilian playmaker Evander from Danish side FC Midtjylland for £6m.
Bernardo Silva has stressed to Manchester City that he has no interest in being included in any potential part-exchange deal for wantaway Tottenham striker Harry Kane this summer, according to reports.
Gary Cahill is poised to complete his move to Bournemouth following a medical on Thursday.
Brighton is in talks with Benfica over a £25m swoop for striker Darwin Nunez.
Inter Milan are reportedly increasing their efforts to sign Borussia Monchengladbach striker Marcus Thuram in a £25m deal this summer.
Several Football League clubs have blocked parents from attending matches at their training grounds as they are terrified of spreading a Covid-19 outbreak to their senior sides.
Lionel Messi will be made to wait for his Paris Saint-Germain debut after Mauricio Pochettino said he would not rush the forward following his arrival at the Parc des Princes.
Arsenal have no interest in Philippe Coutinho, following reports in Spain the Gunners are linked with the former Liverpool man.
The Rugby Championship is considering an unprecedented mid-tournament switch to Europe as part of contingency planning to ensure its fixture list can be played in its entirety.
The proposed replacement for UEFA’s Financial Fair Play (FFP) would have the power to make Champions League clubs change their squads immediately, under plans that it will operate in real-time rather than try to dish out punishments retrospectively.
Manchester United have reportedly identified young Monaco star Aurelien Tchouameni as the man to solve their defensive midfield problems.
Celtic have agreed an initial fee of €2.5m (£2.14m) for Greece international Georgios Giakoumakis, the Eredivisie’s leading scorer last season.
Hearts head coach Robbie Neilson is awaiting approval from Liverpool to seal his deal for Wales international Ben Woodburn.