EFL clubs have agreed in principle to push the summer transfer deadline back to the end of August.
What the papers say The Daily Express reports Liverpool have overtaken Manchester United as the preferred destination for 19-year-old England forward Jadon Sancho. Although United were previously tipped as the favourites to sign Sancho from Borussia Dortmund in the summer, it is believed that Liverpool’s ability to offer Champions League football could affect the youngster’s decision.
Championship clubs are set to discuss whether to follow the Premier League’s lead and push their summer transfer deadline back to September 1.
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson admits everyone at the club needs to “do a lot of thinking” about how best to improve the team in the summer after a disappointing January transfer window.
Aberdeen chairman Dave Cormack says Dons attempts to land one more deadline day signing ‘went to the wire’
Dons supremo Dave Cormack hinted Aberdeen just missed out on a final transfer target as the January window slammed shut.
Manchester United agreed a shock loan deal for former Watford striker Odion Ighalo and West Ham sealed the big-money signing of free-scoring Hull forward Jarrod Bowen in a dramatic finish to an underwhelming deadline day.
What the papers say Speculation about the future of Tottenham attacker Christian Eriksen continues, with the Daily Mail reporting that Inter Milan want to bring in the Denmark international in time for their game next Sunday. Eriksen, 27, has been on the books at Spurs since 2013.
What the papers say Ryan Bertrand could swap Southampton for Leicester as Foxes manager Brendan Rodgers looks to life after Ben Chilwell, reports the Daily Mail. Rodgers is looking for a potential replacement for Chelsea target Chilwell and the Saints left-back may fit the bill.
Aberdeen boss Derek McInnes admits he would be delighted if Derby County do an unexpected U-turn and sanction the return of left-back Max Lowe to Pittodrie.
Chairman Stewart Milne today confirmed the Pittodrie board will back Derek McInnes’ bid to strengthen his squad in the January transfer window.
Dons boss Derek McInnes today confirmed he aims to strengthen his squad during the January transfer window.
What the papers say: Following Zinedine Zidane’s Real Madrid exit, all the talk is about his potential successor as head coach. According to The Sun, Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp is among the candidates being targeted to take over at the Bernabeu after he guided the Reds to the Champions League final.
Derek McInnes has refused to rule out another signing in January, but only if they are the same quality as Niall McGinn.
Dons boss Derek McInnes today admitted he would be happy with his new-look squad if the summer transfer window slammed shut now.
PITTODRIE assistant Tony Docherty today claimed Aberdeen will only add winners and fighters during transfer windows.