All the headline stories and transfer rumors from Thursday’s papers…
Tottenham have made a massive new contract offer for Harry Kane which would significantly improve his current weekly salary of £200,000, but it appears the England captain has no immediate plans to sign him, particularly while the window of transfer remains open.
A lack of investment in recent years means Erik ten Hag’s hopes for a busy summer transfer window at Manchester United cannot materialize due to Financial Fair Play concerns.
The FA Cup is set for a radical overhaul which could see replays scrapped, first-round matches moved to midweek slots and the final held on a regular Premier League weekend from the 2024 season- 25.
Arsenal young striker Folarin Balogun is interested in five overseas clubs, although none have yet made offers close to the club’s valuation of £50million.
Bruno Saltor is set to retain his place in Chelsea’s coaching staff as one of the few survivors of Graham Potter’s brief reign at Stamford Bridge.
Paris Saint-Germain activated a £5million buyout clause in the deal which sent Xavi Simons to PSV Eindhoven, but the player – who has been linked with Newcastle and Arsenal – has 25 days to decide on his future and whether he wants to return to France.
Qatar Airways reported inflated profits of around £1billion, with part of the increase linked to its ridership carrying passengers to and from the World Cup.
Sir Jim Ratcliffe insists he is still in the race to buy Manchester United and says his offer is exactly what the club need.
Chelsea are set to do a double whammy on Brazil with the signings of Matheus Franca from Flamengo and Santos striker Angelo Gabriel.
Declan Rice can be played on the left side of a midfield trio when he takes the field on his Arsenal debut.
Tom Heaton is set to start Manchester United’s pre-season campaign as Erik ten Hag’s No.1 due to David de Gea’s contract situation and Dean Henderson’s slow recovery from injury.
West Ham and Galatasaray are in competition to sign Arsenal left-back Nuno Tavares but, according to reports in Italy, the 23-year-old believes he can do better.
Charlton are in advanced talks to sign former Coventry midfielder Fankaty Dabo.
Liverpool are set to test Chelsea’s resolve to keep centre-back Levi Colwill as they look to add more depth to their defensive actions.
Arsenal will likely face another battle to keep precious teenager Ethan Nwaneri when the time comes for him to sign his first professional contract in March 2024.
Wayne Rooney has expressed his desire to keep Lewis O’Brien on loan at DC United amid interest in the Nottingham Forest midfielder from Premier League new boys Sheffield United.
Andres Iniesta is the latest former team-mate to be linked with a Lionel Messi reunion at Inter Miami after ending his five-year stint with Vissel Kobe.
The Football Association has been warned that selling the FA Cup rights to the Premier League will seriously weaken the historic competition.
Manchester United will have to compromise with Inter Milan as their initial offer for goalkeeper Andre Onana is around £13m below the club’s Serie A valuation.
Arsenal could snatch one of Manchester United’s summer targets from under their noses as they consider a bid for Bayer Leverkusen full-back Jeremie Frimpong.
Inter Miami midfielder Rodolfo Pizzaro has slammed MLS’s trade policy as he prepares to be the player to leave the club to make room for its new Designated Player Lionel Messi.
Chelsea are close to completing the signing of teenage defender Ishe Samuels-Smith from Everton for a fee of around £4m.
Liverpool academy analyst Ray Shearwood has left Anfield to join Steven Gerrard’s backroom team at Saudi Pro League side Al Ettifaq.
Inter Miami are advancing their talks with another former Barcelona player, Jordi Alba.
Rangers appear to have cooled their interest in signing Swansea City striker Morgan Whittaker, who is once again linked to his former loan club Plymouth Argyle.