With all eyes fixed on the January transfer market, clubs around the UK and Europe are already lining up potential mid-season moves.
Saturday morning's headlines:
Everton agree personal terms with Real Madrid attacker James Rodriguez ahead of a proposed move, according to a report. Read more.
Lionel Messi's father reportedly informs Paris Saint-Germain that the Barcelona attacker wants to join Manchester City. Read more.
Liverpool have just over one week to secure a deal for Bayern Munich's Thiago Alcantara, according to a report. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur fail with a £45m offer for Roma attacker Nicolo Zaniolo, according to a report. Read more.
Chelsea are reportedly determined to secure a summer deal for West Ham United midfielder Declan Rice. Read more.
Gunners boss insists job cuts were required to protect the future of the club. Read more.
Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu will reportedly only hold fresh talks with wantaway talisman Lionel Messi if he is willing to sign a new contract at the club. Read more.
Newcastle United reportedly join a growing list of Premier League clubs interested in signing 20-year-old Liverpool forward Rhian Brewster this summer. Read more.
Matt Doherty has played 302 times for Wolves in 10 years. Read more.
Arsenal are reportedly still hopeful of signing Lyon midfielder Houssem Aouar this summer, despite the French outfit putting a £53.5m asking price on his head. Read more.
The 22-year-old midfielder made eight appearances for the Premier League champions. Read more.
Paris Saint-Germain reportedly identify Lazio midfielder Sergej Milinkovic-Savic as one of their priority transfer targets. Read more.
Wolverhampton Wanderers are reportedly considering a £26.8m bid for Athletic Bilbao centre-back Unai Nunez, who has previously been linked with Manchester City. Read more.
Fiorentina are reportedly prepared to pay £7.5m in order to push through a season-long loan deal for Arsenal midfielder Lucas Torreira. Read more.
The Real Madrid squad were reportedly left stunned when news broke that Lionel Messi had requested a transfer away from Barcelona. Read more.
Arsenal are reportedly open to parting ways with goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez before the end of the summer transfer window. Read more.
Antoine Griezmann's former agent claims that the France international wanted to leave Barcelona before being reassured of his future role by new boss Ronald Koeman. Read more.
Lionel Messi reportedly requests a meeting with Barcelona officials to thrash out an exit plan before the start of the new season. Read more.
Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo rules out the possibility of leaving the club this summer following speculation over his future. Read more.
The 29-year-old made 32 appearances for Albion. Read more.
The Liverpool boss does not want to rush a decision on whether the striker should be loaned out again. Read more.
The midfielder joined Celtic this week in a deal which could be worth up to £3.25million. Read more.
Sports Mole looks at how Manchester City could line up next season if Lionel Messi joins the club. Read more.
Sports Mole looks at the shirt numbers available to Barcelona attacker Lionel Messi at Manchester City. Read more.
Sports Mole looks at how Chelsea could line up next season with Kai Havertz, Thiago Silva and Ben Chilwell. Read more.
However, the Liverpool boss would like to see the Barcelona star move to the Premier League. Read more.
Aston Villa could ask Manchester United to include Sergio Romero and Diogo Dalot as part of a bid for Jack Grealish, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester United were never serious about signing Lille centre-back Gabriel Magalhaes this summer, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester United hold talks with Brescia over a potential move for Sandro Tonali, according to a report. Read more.
Manchester City will not be include Gabriel Jesus, Bernardo Silva or Riyad Mahrez in any bid to sign Barcelona's Lionel Messi, according to a report. Read more.
Galatasaray want to sign Manchester United midfielder Fred this summer, according to a report. Read more.
The Brazil defender has joined on a free transfer after leaving Paris St Germain. Read more.
Steven Gerrard has warned his top scorer he will not pick his team 'on name or reputation'. Read more.
Several clubs have sent scouts to look at 17-year-old defender Lewis Neilson and Scotland striker Lawrence Shankland. Read more.
The 18-year-old forward, who has represented England at youth level, has signed a three-year contract at Elland Road. Read more.
England Under-21 forward Eberechi Eze fired 14 goals in 46 QPR appearances last term. Read more.
The 34-year-old made 10 appearances for the Hammers. Read more.
Juventus are reportedly offered the opportunity to sign Barcelona forward Luis Suarez before the end of the summer transfer window. Read more.
Juventus are reportedly ready to prioritise an approach for Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin over the coming weeks. Read more.
Chelsea are reportedly in the process of putting the finishing touches to a deal to sign Bayer Leverkusen playmaker Kai Havertz. Read more.
Barcelona reportedly proposed a swap deal involving Antoine Griezmann and Atletico Madrid playmaker Joao Felix earlier this month. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly provided with the opportunity to sign former Chelsea forward Diego Costa, who has been made available by Atletico Madrid. Read more.