Last Updated: 09/07/20 7:24am
All the top stories and transfer rumours from the back pages of Thursday's national newspapers...
Mesut Ozil is planning an Arsenal getaway and has told friends he will only consider playing in the USA or Turkey.
Tottenham are reportedly confident of signing Kurt Zouma from Chelsea this summer.
Matteo Guendouzi's ex-boss believes the Arsenal midfielder's "attitude" could damage morale within their squad and ruin his career.
Pep Guardiola says Manchester City will fight to keep young Spanish defender Eric Garcia out of Barcelona's clutches.
Carlo Ancelotti has been told he can revamp Everton's squad but it does not mean he will rush out to reunite with some former superstars.
Daniel Sturridge is reportedly open to a move to the United States as he eyes up developing his music label in America.
Paul Pogba is willing to make a dramatic U-turn by opening talks over a new contract at Manchester United.
Inter Milan retain an interest in signing Chelsea striker Olivier Giroud as well as his club mate Emerson Palmieri.
David Luiz pleaded with Matteo Guendouzi to 'be more professional' after the Arsenal outcast clashed with Mikel Arteta during the club's warm weather training camp in Dubai, according to reports.
Plans for a red-ball county championship have been thrown into chaos following heated discussions between the counties on Wednesday.
The FA could invite the winners of the Championship to play Liverpool in the Community Shield if the FA Cup winners cannot take part due to European commitments.
The Premier League's power to use VARs flexibly has suffered a significant blow after Fifa took full control of the system's rules.
Manchester United have ended their pursuit of Lyon striker Moussa Dembele.
Liverpool have been linked with a sensational return for Philippe Coutinho with the star set to quit Barcelona this summer.
Arsenal have made an approach to Malang Sarr after the defender left OGC Nice, but will face stiff competition from Bundesliga side RB Leipzig.
Manchester United youngster Mason Greenwood was offered "life-changing" money to join Juventus.
Jamie Vardy is to avoid FA action despite wounding Shkodran Mustafi's face in the Arsenal clash.
The Premier League is increasingly confident it can introduce a digital health passport system to allow fans back into stadiums.
The Premier League's preferred start date for the new season is September 12 - with the transfer window remaining open until October 5.
AC Milan have targeted Kristoffer Ajer as part of a £75m summer signing spree.
Scottish football is facing up to the nightmare scenario of a coronavirus crisis re-run next season as clubs look set to vote down emergency plans to cope with a second wave of the pandemic.
Flo Kamberi has told Rangers he wants a permanent deal if they are to bring him back to Ibrox.