ARSENAL have been one of the busiest clubs in this summer’s transfer window, with Arsene Wenger aiming to launch a Premier League title challenge next season.
It appears he still wants to strengthen his squad further, and one of the stars of the summer’s World Cup has today been linked with a move to the Emirates.
That is just one of the stories to have made the newspapers, with Liverpool, Manchester United and Manchester City among the clubs featuring prominently.
Arsenal will have to pay Juan Fernando Quintero’s £32m release clause to lure the Colombian World Cup star from Porto. (Daily Express)
Liverpool are targeting a double swoop for Sevilla left-back Alberto Moreno and Atletico Madrid’s Javier Manquillo. (Daily Star)
Man United are close to completing the signing of Borussia Dortmund defender Mats Hummels for £20m. (Daily Mirror)
Marouane Fellaini could be on his way out of Old Trafford, though, after Napoli president Aurelio De Laurentiis confirmed the club’s interest in the Belgian midfielder. (Daily Telegraph)
West Ham United have held talks with former Chelsea and Barcelona striker Samuel Eto’o, while they are also interested in Besiktas forward Hugo Almeida. (The Times)
Queens Park Rangers want to sign Marseille midfielder Morgan Amalfitano, who spent last season on loan at West Bromwich Albion. (Daily Mail)
James Milner is weighing up his future at Man City, and has delayed signing a new contract. (The Independent)
Atletico Madrid are interested in Man United’s Shinji Kagawa, and are ready to bid £14m for the Japanese midfielder. (Daily Express)
West Brom want to sign Real Sociedad striker Haris Seferovic. (The Sun)
Middlesbrough are lining up a loan move for Aston Villa right-back Matthew Lowton. (Daily Mail)
Meanwhile, Sportmail today revealed Gus Poyet has told Sunderland striker Connor Wickham to sign a new contract – or be sold.
It is more quiet on the Newcastle United front, with the squad set to fly to Germany as part of their pre-season preparations.