• Tottenham is working around the clock on a permanent deal that would see Gareth Bale return to the club from Real Madrid before this week's transfer deadline.
  • Spurs are also tipped to complete the signing of Real Sociedad striker Willian Jose in the next few days if they pay the £21m asking price.
  • Celtic have scouted Peterborough striker Ivan Toney on two occasions as they consider a move for the 23-year-old.
  • Manchester United are hoping to complete the transfer of Bruno Fernandes this week after cash-strapped Sporting Lisbon lowered their demands.
  • United are refusing to drop their £25m asking price for Chris Smalling despite a plea from Roma.
  • Newcastle boss Steve Bruce is bidding to pull off a coup by beating Valencia in the race to sign Spanish striker Paco Alcacer.
  • Crystal Palace will make a late £4m bid to sign West Brom right-back Nathan Ferguson.
  • Leicester have made late checks on Preston center-back Ben Davies.
  • Tottenham and Aston Villa have ended their interest in Fulham striker Aleksandar Mitrovic after being quoted £40m.
  • Mauricio Pochettino's Tottenham exit package has given under-fire Manchester United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer more time.
  • Marcos Rojo is heading back to Estudiantes on loan - after Manchester United failed to find a buyer for the Argentine defender.
  • Liverpool midfielder Fabinho has admitted signing Kylian Mbappe would be a "headache" for Jurgen Klopp.
  • Liverpool is leading Barcelona and Real Madrid in the transfer race for Benfica wonderkid Rafael Brito.
  • Winston Reid has turned down a loan move to Charlton as he wants to help West Ham avoid relegation.
  • Man Utd will consider sacking Ole Gunnar Solskjaer if results do not improve - with England manager Gareth Southgate a leading contender to take over after Euro 2020.