A look at the biggest transfer stories making today's back pages, including Xabi Alonso, Mario Balotelli and Cheick Tiote.
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Crystal Palace appear to have pressed pause on a move for Malky Mackay to take over at Selhurst Park.
Celtic drew 1-1 with Maribor in the first leg of their Champions League play-off tie in Slovenia on Wednesday night.
Fulham's miserable start to life in the Championship continued as they crashed 1-0 at home to Wolves.
A review of Wednesday night's Champions League play-off action, including first-leg wins for Zenit St Petersburg and Porto.
Manchester United have signed defender Marcos Rojo for £15.98m, with Nani joining Sporting Lisbon on a season-long loan.
Manchester City's Edin Dzeko has agreed a new four-year contract which will keep him at the club until at least 2018.
Manchester United have dismissed reports linking them to unsuccessful bids for Thomas Muller and Marco Reus.
Leroy Fer has signed for QPR on a three-year deal after joining the club from Norwich for an undisclosed fee.
Sky Bet have re-opened the market on who will be the next manager of Crystal Palace, with Tim Sherwood now favourite.