The transfer window may be closed but it hasn’t stopped the speculation over signings.
Speculation is continuing to fill the back pages, with Arsenal – who brought in goalkeeper Petr Cech during the off-season – one of those to feature prominently.
They are far from the only club to make the headlines, though, with Chelsea, Manchester United and Norwich City among the others to feature.
Arsenal have been given a transfer boost, with Juventus ready to sell Gunners transfer target Simone Zaza in January. (Fichajes)
Chelsea and Man United target Paul Pogba says he stayed at Juventus in the summer because there was “no motive” to leave. (Daily Mirror)
Kyle Lafferty says he is not prepared to drop into the Championship on loan from Norwich. (The Guardian)
Coventry City are close to signing Liverpool teenager Ryan Kent on loan. (Coventry Telegraph)
The transfer fees paid by Man United and Manchester City in the summer were on “the edge of madness”, according to Paris Saint-Germain defender Thiago Silva. (London Evening Standard)
Arsenal, Man City and Juventus are interested in Real Madrid forward Isco. (Sport)
Yoan Gouffran could be surplus to requirements at Newcastle United. (Daily Star)
Meanwhile, it is relatively quiet on the transfer front at Sunderland.