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18:00 BST

02/06/2015

YOU'RE ALL DISMISSED

That, I'm afraid, is that. Thank you very much for following on a day that saw Diego Costa not want to leave Chelsea, then want to leave Chelsea, then not want to leave Chelsea again, but that's all from here. We'll be back to do it all again from 08:00 BST on Wednesday. See you then!

Say bye, Sepp...

17:55 BST

02/06/2015

BLATTER STEPS DOWN

The Fifa president has announced that he will leave his position, calling an extraordinary congress "as rapidly as possible" to select a successor. More info to follow below.

Blatter resigns as Fifa president

17:50 BST

02/06/2015

SEPP BLATTER TO RESIGN AS FIFA PRESIDENT

Transfer talk, transfer schmalk. Sepp Blatter is resigning!

17:40 BST

02/06/2015

WHO IS DIRECTING YOUR CLUB'S TRANSFER POLICY?

Greg Stobart: “This year, it is understood that Louis van Gaal has very much driven the identification of transfer targets. While Ed Woodward would love to sign a galactico like Gareth Bale and has a close relationship with super-agent Jorge Mendes, his role is now clearly as the money man.”

Man Utd transfer policy in detail

17:30 BST

02/06/2015

RUMOUR RECAP - AGUERO/ISCO SWAP?

AS is reporting that Real Madrid want to make Sergio Aguero their marquee summer signing, and Real may just have a makeweight in a potential deal - Mundo Deportivo says City are interested in Isco...

Transfer Talk: Aguero and Isco swap?

17:18 BST

02/06/2015

RICHARDS TO INTER?

Out-of-contract Micah Richards says a move to Inter could be on the cards when he leaves Manchester City. "The Premier League is fantastic, but I had my best season at City under Roberto Mancini and obviously he's at Inter Milan now, so maybe that could be an option," he told the Daily Mail.

Richards: Inter an option

17:10 BST

02/06/2015

PRESS CONFERENCE DELAYED BY 30 MINS

Pfft.

17:05 BST

02/06/2015

FIFA PRESS CONFERENCE

Fifa has called a press conference at short notice. It's due to begin any minute and we'll bring you whatever BIG ANNOUNCEMENT they have in store shortly. Don't expect to see much of this from Mr. Blatter today... #SeriousSeppy

16:54 BST

02/06/2015

DE GEA RECAP

The Manchester United goalkeeper sounded unsure about his future on Monday, and several media outlets are reporting today that he has chosen to join Real Madrid. A deal is not believed to have been agreed yet but the fee will be in excess of £25 million.

Transfer Talk: De Gea set for Real Madrid

16:46 BST

02/06/2015

MONREAL WANTS ARSENAL STAY

Nacho Monreal is yet to agree a new deal with Arsenal and has been linked with a move back to La Liga with Athletic Bilbao. However, he told Sport 360: "If the boss [Arsene Wenger] wants me to stay, I will do... I only have one more year left on my contract but I am in contact with the club."

16:38 BST

02/06/2015

 WEST BROM TRANSFER PLANS

West Brom boss Tony Pulis told the Express & Star: "We have got a few irons in the fire and we know the kind of players we want so it would be nice if we could get one or two done early. But I have been doing this job for long enough to know that it doesn't always happen like that."

16:30 BST

02/06/2015

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16:23 BST

02/06/2015

MCCLAREN FAVOURITE FOR TOON JOB

With Patrick Vieira, now being linked with Fenerbahce, out of the running to take over at St James' Park, the Newcastle Evening Chronicle reports that former Derby boss Steve McClaren is favourite to replace John Carver.

Transfer Talk: McClaren emerges as favourite

16:15 BST

02/06/2015

ENGLAND UNDER-21 SQUAD NAMED

Away from the transfer talk, Gareth Southgate has named his Under-21 squad for this summer’s European Championship. “I’m not thinking about my future with Team X until after the tournament,” said Player Y.

Goalkeepers: Marcus Bettinelli (Fulham), Jonathan Bond (Watford), Jack Butland (Stoke City)

Defenders: Calum Chambers (Arsenal), Luke Garbutt (Everton), Ben Gibson (Middlesbrough), Carl Jenkinson (Arsenal), Michael Keane (Burnley), Liam Moore (Leicester City), John Stones (Everton), Matt Targett (Southampton)

Midfielders: Tom Carroll (Tottenham Hotspur), Nathaniel Chalobah (Chelsea), Jake Forster-Caskey (Brighton & Hove Albion), Will Hughes (Derby County), Jesse Lingard (Manchester United), Ruben Loftus-Cheek (Chelsea), Alex Pritchard (Tottenham Hotspur), Nathan Redmond (Norwich City), James Ward-Prowse (Southampton)

Forwards: Saido Berahino (West Bromwich Albion), Danny Ings (Burnley), Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur)

16:05 BST

02/06/2015

COSTA HAPPY AT CHELSEA

We heard it from Jose Mourinho, and now the man himself... Diego Costa IS happy at Chelsea.

“[It is] quite a simple answer,” he told Chelsea TV. “It’s always a bit more difficult in the first season for adaptation, but I have no reason to leave this place, I love it, the fans love me and I want to stay.”

15:55 BST

02/06/2015

MORE FROM VAN PERSIE

On Falcao: "I've got a lot of respect for Falcao. In any position he was, he kept doing his best, train extra hard. That's what a real professional does. Falcao is a fantastic football player. He'll always come back on top."

On 2014-15 season: "Ten goals in 26 league games: That's at least 7 goals short. But I think it's a compliment that people didn't accept it. Manchester United is a beast, and that has two sides. Manchester United is viewed and followed by more people than at other clubs and also more media. I have to deal with that. I made that choice and must accept the consequences."

15:47 BST

02/06/2015

VAN PERSIE ON FUTURE

Robin van Persie’s current deal with Manchester United expires in a year’s time... so what does his future hold? "It's a strange, difficult situation,” he said. “A new situation, that's a better word. I have to think on a realistic way. It's my ambition to play the next [few] years."

15:40 BST

02/06/2015

PODOLSKI LATEST

From one World Cup-winning Gunner to another, could Lukas Podolski be leaving Arsenal for good this summer? Werder Bremen are interested in the German, according to Gazzetta dello Sport, but they face competition from Galatasaray.

15:32 BST

02/06/2015

MEANWHILE...

The season is over but Mesut Ozil continues to clock up the assists...

#YaGunnersYa

15:23 BST

02/06/2015

TRIPPIER ON THE MOVE

Kieran Trippier sure is a man in demand. The Burnley right-back is already wanted by Liverpool and Tottenham, and now the Daily Mail claims Aston Villa are set to make a move.

Transfer Talk: Villa enter Trippier race