- Aston Villa are favourites to sign Burnley outcast Tom Heaton next month.
- Mick McCarthy will hold talks with Declan Rice this week in a fresh bid to persuade him to choose the Republic of Ireland over England.
- Manchester United have been dealt a blow as transfer target Marko Arnautovic faces time out due to injury.
- Bernardo Silva has challenged his Manchester City team-mates to race ahead at the top of the Premier League table by the New Year.
- Wolves have made enquiries for Japanese international winger Shoya Nakajima.
- Elliot Daly, Nathan Hughes and Willie le Roux are all expected to leave Wasps at the end of the season.
- Bernardo Silva insists that Manchester City are taking nothing for granted this season.
- Manchester United are keeping tabs on Galatasaray starlet Ozan Kabak as Jose Mourinho looks to bolster his defence.
- Arsenal have joined the race for Brazilian striker Wesley Moraes.
- Inter Milan are tipped to launch a second approach for Manchester United’s Matteo Darmian.
- Mark McCall, the Saracens director of rugby, has ruled himself out of contention to replace Eddie Jones as England head coach following the 2019 World Cup.
- Manchester City are at risk of a possible Champions League ban from Uefa after an investigation into alleged manipulation of their sponsorship income.