With a matter of days left in the summer transfer window, Sports Mole looks at the latest news and gossip.
Wednesday afternoon's headlines:
Gareth Bale 'has no plans to ever return to Tottenham Hotspur'
Gareth Bale reportedly has no intention of ever returning to Tottenham Hotspur as he tries to force through a move to Real Madrid.
Wayne Rooney to be offered new contract at Manchester United?
Manchester United will reportedly offer talks with striker Wayne Rooney over the possibility of signing a new contract in the autumn.
Jose Mourinho: 'Juan Mata going nowhere'
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho repeats that he has no intention of selling Juan Mata.
Newcastle United want Demba Ba return on loan from Chelsea?
Newcastle United are reportedly keen on re-signing Chelsea striker Demba Ba on a season-long loan.
Arsenal target Angel di Maria rules out Real Madrid exit
Real Madrid winger Angel di Maria says that he does not want to leave the club this summer following reported interest from Arsenal.
Chelsea close to Christian Atsu deal?
Chelsea are reportedly in advanced talks to sign Porto winger Christian Atsu.
Newcastle United 're-open talks with Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis'
Newcastle United reportedly re-open talks with Lyon striker Bafetimbi Gomis following their initial failure to agree personal terms.
Harry Redknapp eyes "three or four" new signings
QPR boss Harry Redknapp admits that he is keen to add "three or four" players to his squad before the end of the transfer window.