• Ambitious Crystal Palace is weighing up a January move for unsettled Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud.
  • Luke Shaw will be sent to Dubai for a warm-weather training camp following his latest injury setback.
  • Gareth Bale's agent has climbed from No 3 to the top of the rankings of the world's most powerful agents.
  • Italy coach Roberto Mancini has refused to rule out handing Euro 2020 call ups to Gianluigi Buffon and Daniele De Rossi.
  • A Manchester United supporter who was kicked out of Old Trafford on Sunday for allegedly racially abusing Liverpool defender Trent Alexander-Arnold is facing the possibility of a life ban and potential police action.
  • Fred believes he is slowly overcoming his struggles to adapt to English football and will prove he belongs to Manchester United.
  • The brain doctor who inspired a Hollywood movie in the United States has urged football to respond to its dementia crisis by introducing an immediate ban on heading for children below the age of 18.
  • Wayne Rooney will be ordered to do a pre-season by Derby before he can play for them from January.
  • Crystal Palace is plotting a £20m January swoop for Alfredo Morelos.
  • Defiant Tommy Wright insists he is up for a scrap of saving St Johnstone.