With all eyes fixed on the January transfer market, clubs around the UK and Europe are already lining up potential mid-season moves.
Friday morning's headlines:
Barcelona are reportedly open to dispensing with Ivan Rakitic, Samuel Umtiti and Arturo Vidal over the January transfer window. Read more.
Antoine Griezmann reportedly agreed a signing-on fee with Barcelona ahead of his transfer to the Camp Nou whilst still playing for Atletico Madrid. Read more.
Former Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes admits that Ole Gunnar Solskjaer could live to regret his failure to replace Romelu Lukaku during the summer. Read more.
Manchester United legend Paul Scholes claims that the club would not suffer much if they allowed wantaway record signing Paul Pogba to leave Old Trafford. Read more.
The England forward has committed to his boyhood club until 2024. Read more.
Barcelona chief executive Oscar Grau insists that the club "did everything possible" to sign Neymar this summer, but that Paris Saint-Germain did not want to do the deal. Read more.
David Beckham is reportedly lining up Manchester City midfielder David Silva as his first marquee signing for new MLS franchise Inter Miami. Read more.
Maddison is under contract with the Foxes until 2023. Read more.
The latest news snippets from across the footballing world, including Gonzalo Higuain's training strop, Ian Holloway's praise for Liverpool and the Motherwell teen wanted by seven English sides. Read more.
Paris Saint-Germain reportedly still hold an interest in signing Real Madrid youngster Vinicius Junior. Read more.
Leeds United managing director Angus Kinnear suggests that Arsenal are unlikely to recall Eddie Nketiah during the January transfer window. Read more.
Real Madrid defender Raphael Varane says that he only ever tells Paris Saint-Germain forward Kylian Mbappe 'nice things' about the La Liga giants. Read more.
Barcelona reportedly had scouts present to watch Red Bull Salzburg forward Erling Braut Haland at the Under-20 World Cup. Read more.
Everton manager Marco Silva says that he did not want to sell Ademola Lookman to RB Leipzig during the summer transfer window. Read more.
Arsenal reportedly hold a long-standing interest in Red Bull Salzburg youngster Dominik Szoboszlai. Read more.