Premier League rumours: Newcastle target 'close' to deal | Liverpool prepare €90m swoop | Updates on Man Utd, Chelsea

Newcastle United and their Premier League rivals continue to be linked with a host of players as the new season nears.

And reports today suggest that a Newcastle United target is 'moving close' to sealing a move.

What's happening in the Premier League today?

What's happening in the Premier League today?

LIVE: Premier League transfer latest - including Newcastle, Liverpool and Arsenal

Meanwhile, there are updates from a host of teams around the top flight as the transfer window enters its final month.

Here's the news hitting the headlines today:

Newcastle United target Alassane Plea is 'moving close' to a switch to Borussia Monchengladbach, according to reports in Germany. It was suggested that Newcastle United were in talks for the Nice striker turned down earlier this summer, while Plea was also linked with Tottenham and Dortmund (Kicker)

Former Manchester midfielder Yaya Toure has held talks with West Ham - but the Hammers are reluctant to offer him a deal (Sun)

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Liverpool are prepared to pay up to €90m to land Juventus striker Paulo Dybala (AS)

Napoli midfielder Jorginho continues to face an uncertain future, with both Chelsea and Manchester City believing they are in pole position to land the Brazilian (Manchester Evening News/London Evening Standard)

Chelsea are hopeful that the appointment of Maurizio Sarri as their new manager will allow them to keep hold of key players (Sun)

Both Manchester United and Liverpool have lost out in the race for Nottingham Forest youngster Matthew Bondswell, who has instead joined RB Leipzig (Sun)

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Lyon forward Nabil Fekir has told his current clubs that he is keen to move to Liverpool - and wants talks to restart after the World Cup final (Mirror)

Everton are keen to seal a £21m deal for Barcelona defender Yerry Mina (Mirror)