With all eyes fixed on the January transfer market, clubs around the UK and Europe are already lining up potential mid-season moves.
Thursday morning's headlines:
Report: Arsenal, Borussia Dortmund keen on Marseille left-back Christopher Rocchia
Arsenal and Borussia Dortmund are reportedly interested in signing Marseille's 19-year-old left-back Christopher Rocchia. Read more.
Joe Ledley joins Derby County on a free transfer following Crystal Palace exit
Derby County announce the signing of Joe Ledley on a short-term contract following his departure from Crystal Palace. Read more.
Tim Krul makes Brighton & Hove Albion switch permanent
Tim Krul's loan switch from Newcastle United to Brighton & Hove Albion becomes permanent. Read more.
Giovane Elber: 'Paris Saint-Germain have destroyed transfer market'
Former Bayern Munich striker Giovane Elber launches a scathing attack on Paris Saint-Germain after their transfer deals for Neymar and Kylian Mbappe. Read more.
Liverpool, Tottenham Hotspur 'interested in German teen'
Liverpool and Tottenham Hotspur are said to have enquired about 17-year-old German attacker David Philipp. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur to make January bid for Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun?
Tottenham Hotspur are reportedly planning to make a move for £17.5m-rated Besiktas striker Cenk Tosun. Read more.
Chelsea, Everton keeping tabs on Paris Saint-Germain's Edinson Cavani?
Chelsea and Everton are reportedly interested in signing Paris Saint-Germain star Edinson Cavani following his bust-up with Neymar. Read more.
Barcelona 'failed in £124m bid for Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann'
Barcelona reportedly failed to sign Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann in the summer after offering £124m. Read more.
Real Madrid willing to sell Karim Benzema to Arsenal for £44m?
Real Madrid are reportedly willing to sell Karim Benzema to Arsenal next year for £44m. Read more.
Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller 'refused to join Liverpool'
Bayern Munich star Thomas Muller reportedly refused to join Liverpool in the summer, which had a knock-on effect for Philippe Coutinho. Read more.