The Premier League will be allowed to open its transfer windows before the current campaign is concluded under new FIFA regulations.
While the main focus is on the June 17 restart, speculation is showing no signs of slowing down when it comes to the upcoming transfer window – or in Newcastle United’s case, a takeover.
As ever, 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:
1. McNeil tipped for bright future
The father of Dwight McNeil, Matty McNeil, has tipped the Burnley winger to go on and play for the ‘top teams’ as he continues his development over the next few years. (Burnley Express) Photo: Alex Livesey
2. Brighton provide timely boost
Brighton and Hove Albion boss Graham Potter has confirmed the club’s loan stars - including Ben White and Matt Clarke - will see out the season at their current clubs. (Various) Photo: Nathan Stirk
3. Blades interested in Nigerian
Wolves have submitted a £6.3m bid for IFK Goteborg midfielder Alhassan Yusuf. Sheffield United are also interested, but were only willing to pay half that sum. (ScoreNigeria) Photo: Shaun Botterill
4. Fjortoft: Haaland prefers Leeds
Former Norway striker Jan Aage Fjortoft says Erling Haaland would be a good fit for Liverpool, though only speaks about Leeds United rather than Manchester United. (Blood Red Podcast) Photo: MARTIN MEISSNER