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: Real Madrid feel in debt to David de Gea for failed move
Manchester United goalkeeper David de Gea is reportedly still pining for a move to Real Madrid, who are said to feel in debt to him following their failed approach in 2015. Read more.
Report: Eden Hazard on verge of signing new Chelsea deal
Chelsea are reportedly optimistic that Belgium attacker Eden Hazard will sign a new contract at Stamford Bridge in the coming weeks. Read more.
Tottenham Hotspur keen on Werder Bremen midfielder?
Tottenham Hotspur reportedly join Everton in the race for Werder Bremen midfielder Thomas Delaney. Read more.
Atletico Madrid 'make breakthrough' in Diego Costa deal
Atletico Madrid reportedly believe that they have made a "breakthrough" in talks to sign Diego Costa from Chelsea. Read more.
Juve chief executive: 'No Barcelona bid for Paulo Dybala'
Juventus chief executive Giuseppe Marotta hopes to see Paulo Dybala remain at the club for the long term, amid strong recent rumours that he is a target for Barcelona. Read more.
Report: Liverpool enter race for Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij
Liverpool will reportedly battle it out with Inter Milan and Juventus for the signature of Lazio defender Stefan de Vrij, who could be available for free next summer. Read more.
Barca reach agreement to sign Jean Michael Seri from Nice?
Nice ace Jean Michael Seri will get his "dream" move to Barcelona when the transfer window reopens in January, according to a report. Read more.
Josep Maria Bartomeu: 'Lionel Messi, Andres Iniesta deals signed'
Josep Maria Bartomeu stresses that Lionel Messi and Andres Iniesta will not be going anywhere next summer, as they have both agreed new contracts. Read more.
Report: Barcelona end long-running Philippe Coutinho pursuit
A report claims that Philippe Coutinho is no longer a transfer target for Barcelona, as they have instead turned their attention elsewhere. Read more.
Diego Costa 'set for Saudi Arabia loan'
Chelsea striker Diego Costa will reportedly spend the next few months playing for Saudi Arabian side Al-Hilal if an agreement is reached for him to move to Atletico Madrid in January. Read more.