Vincent Kompany admits Manchester City made it too easy for Chelsea to claim the Premier League title last season.
Southampton have announced the signing of defender Cuco Martina from FC Twente.
England defender Leighton Baines will miss Everton's pre-season visit to Singapore as he recovers from ankle injury.
Juventus president Andrea Agnelli admits Paul Pogba is not a certainty to remain with the Italian champions next season.
James McArthur has committed his long-term future to Crystal Palace after putting pen-to-paper on a new three-year deal.
Newcastle midfielder Sammy Ameobi is to spend the new season on loan at Sky Bet Championship side Cardiff City.
Italy coach Antonio Conte has been called to stand trial as part of an investigation into match-fixing.
Celtic are closing in on the signings of Dundee United striker Nadir Ciftci and Belgian goalkeeper Logan Bailly.
The agent of Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has confirmed his client has an offer to join FC Porto this summer.
Ben Garner has left his position as Crystal Palace first-team coach by mutual consent.