But in the meantime, transfer speculation continues to rumble on in the background as Premier League clubs have until October 5 to finalise incomings and outgoings.
As always, we’re sharing the latest rumours from around the top-flight – so scroll and click through the pages to see the latest news and gossip from around the web:
Brighton & Hove Albion are preparing an offer for Amiens youngster Florian Bianchini in the coming days - likely to be a three-year contract. (France Football via Sport Witness) Sean Dyche remains confident defender James Tarkowski will stay at Burnley as it would take a "considerable" bid to tempt the Clarets into selling. (Sky Sports) Arsenal have turned down a £3m bid from Sheffield United for Folarin Balogun because they value the young striker at £15m. He has also attracted interest from Brighton & Southampton. (Daily Mail) Sheffield United and Crystal Palace have both held talks with Liverpool over a deal for Rhian Brewster as Liverpool weigh up what to do with the striker. (Sky Sports) Tottenham are set to beat Manchester United to the £27.5m signing of Real Madrid left-back Sergio Reguilon. (talkSPORT) The agent of Rodrigo De Paul says "we are evaluating some options” amid interest from Leeds United. (Inside Futbol) Leeds are ready to table a loan-to-buy offer for De Paul after failing to agree the terms of a permanent transfer. (Football Insider) Newcastle United, Aston Villa, Brighton and Fulham are keen on Liverpool striker Divock Origi, however Fenerbahce are the first to open talks over a move. (Daily Mirror) The Magpies have NOT submitted a fresh £32m bid for Lille midfielder Boubakary Soumare, who has been discussing a deal with AC Milan. (The Transfer Window Podcast) Both Newcastle and Tottenham have asked about Napoli striker Arkadiusz Milik, whose value reportedly stands at £18m plus bonuses. (Tuttosport via Sport Witness)