WITH the transfer window set to close in just over 24 hours, thigs are starting to hot up.
The long-expected deal to take Gareth Bale to Spanish giants Real Madrid has finally been done.
Spurs and Real have confirmed that a deal has been completed for the transfer of Bale to the Spanish side for a world record fee – Full story: Sky Sports
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho wants to sign another forward before the transfer window closes as he is concerned at the lack of quality he has available in the striker department at Stamford Bridge – Full story: Mail on Sunday
Juventus have ended their interest in Manchester United’s 26-year-old winger Nani, with the Italian club’s sporting director Fabio Paratici saying the player has signed a new contract at Old Trafford – Full story: Sunday Express
Swansea have warned Arsenal they are prepared to fight “tooth and nail” to keep hold of 29-year-old central defender Ashley Williams and striker Michu, 27 – Full story: Metro
Manchester United were preparing an improved offer for Athletic Bilbao midfielder Ander Herrera, 24, after their £21m bid was rejected – Full story: Mail on Sunday
However, Herrera’s father says that it would be very difficult for his son to leave the Spanish side – Full story: Goal.com
Manchester United are closing in on the £40m signing of midfielder Marouane Fellaini and left-back Leighton Baines from Everton – Full story: Sunday Express
Everton will use the cash from selling Fellaini and Baines to sign 22-year-old Wigan midfielder James McCarthy, Feyenoord defender Bruno Martins Indi, 21, and Chelsea left-back Ryan Bertrand, 24 – Full story: Sunday Mirror
Crystal Palace have made a £5m bid for Wigan midfielder Callum McManaman. Eagles boss Ian Holloway had the 22-year-old on loan at Blackpool in 2011 – Full story: Sunday Mirror
Liverpool are ready to agree a £1.5m loan fee for Victor Moses, but city rivals Everton are also in pursuit of the 22-year-old Chelsea winger, who is not in Blues boss Jose Mourinho’s immediate plans – Full story: Sunday People
Manchester United are still hoping to land Roma’s 30-year-old midfielder Daniele De Rossi on a loan deal before the transfer window closes on Monday at 23:00 BST – Full story: Daily Star Sunday
Chelsea playmaker Juan Mata, 25, will have to demand a transfer in order to push through a move to Arsenal – Full story: Sunday People
West Brom boss Steve Clarke is keen to sign Tottenham striker Jermain Defoe, 30, but face competition from Newcastle and Stoke – Full story: Sunday Mirror
Manchester United midfielder Nick Powell, 19, is set to sign for Championship side Wigan on a season-long loan deal – Full story: Mail on Sunday