A look at the football transfer gossip in Wednesday's national newspapers.
Louis van Gaal says Manchester United's pre-season tour of the US is "not very positive" preparation for the new season.
Manchester City boss Manuel Pellegrini says Alvaro Negredo "will probably be out for two or three months" with his broken foot.
Executive vice-chairman Ed Woodward insists Manchester United are ready and willing to break the British transfer record.
New Manchester United defender Luke Shaw insists he will not buckle under the pressure of playing at Old Trafford.
Celtic eased through to the Champions League third qualifying round with an emphatic 4-0 win over KR Reykjavik.
Teemu Pukki says it is "important" that Fraser Forster stays at Celtic as he is a "vital part of the team".
A friendly match involving Manchester City's U21s was abandoned after claims of racial abuse.
James Rodriguez believes his Colombia team-mate Radamel Falcao has what it takes to succeed were he to follow him to Real Madrid.
West Ham striker Andy Carroll will miss both games of the club's pre-season tour of New Zealand due to an ankle injury.