Our Tom McDermott looks at a few of the transfer deals that could be completed in the coming weeks post-World Cup.
We have all the latest news from Sky Bet's Transfer Specials as Borussia Dortmund stand firm.
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has warned those considering a move for Ron Vlaar that he is not for sale.
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is refusing to give up on summer targets Fabio Borini and Marcos Alonso.
Darron Gibson made his comeback after nine months out with a serious knee injury in Everton's friendly against Tranmere.
Barcelona have reached an agreement with Valencia to sign left-back Jeremy Mathieu for 20 million euros.
Porto have paid Granada 6.5million euros for Algerian midfielder Yacine Brahimi.
Mauro Zarate scored his first West Ham goal in a 2-1 friendly defeat to Wellington Phoenix at Eden Park on Wednesday.
Hull boss Steve Bruce has his fingers crossed that his players are ready for their big European adventure.
A look at the football transfer gossip in Wednesday's national newspapers.