NEWCASTLE, Arsenal, Manchester United and Liverpool were making headlines in the newspapers.
The transfer rumour mill is in full flow with several top clubs linked with players.
Here is a rundown of the main stories:
Manchester United have wrapped up the signing of Sporting Lisbon’s 21-year-old midfielder William Carvalho, and Bayern Munich midfielder Toni Kroos, 24, is next on the list. Full story: Sunday People
Real Madrid are considering a summer bid for Glen Johnson, 29, as the Spanish giants prepare to capitalise on Liverpool’s delay in offering the defender a new contract. Full story: Daily Telegraph
Carl Jenkinson, 22, will be sent out on loan to a Premier League club next season - with Newcastle and West Ham leading the chase to land the Arsenal defender. Full story: Sunday Mirror
Belgian side Standard Liege claim Tottenham are not interested in signing their 20-year-old top goalscorer Michy Batshuayi. Full story: Sunday Express
Queens Park Rangers’ 27-year-old striker Loic Remy, who is on loan at Newcastle, would like to join Arsenal this summer. Full story: Sunday People
Tottenham are leading the chase for Remy, who they see as a potential replacement for under-achieving Roberto Soldado, 28. Full story: Sunday Times
Liverpool are set to make a firm bid for West Ham central defender Winston Reid, 25, who is frustrated at a lack of first-team opportunities after recovering from an long-term ankle injury. Full story: Mail on Sunday
Liverpool have made a move for one of Barcelona’s most exciting young talents, 16-year-old South Korean striker Lee Seung-woo. Full story: Metro
The Merseyside giants will compete with Manchester United and Chelsea for £30m-rated Southampton and England defender Luke Shaw, 18, this summer. Full story: Daily Express
Italian side Napoli have made enquiries about signing Arsenal’s 28-year-old out-of-favour defender Thomas Vermaelen. Full story: Sunday Mirror
Chelsea striker Samuel Eto’o, 33, is set to quit the club because he is still furious over boss Jose Mourinho’s joke about the player’s age and is likely to return to former club Real Mallorca this summer. Full story: Sun on Sunday
Mourinho wants to cash in on £17m striker Romelu Lukaku, 20, who is on a season-long loan at Everton, to bring in Atletico Madrid’s Diego Costa and Paris Saint-Germain’s Edinson. Full story: Daily Express
Besiktas are ready to pounce for Tottenham defender Younes Kaboul, 28, this summer after missing out on 32-year-old Nemanja Vidic. Full story: Sunday Mirror