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Paul Pogba has told Chelsea he wants to be paid £318,000-a-week. The Blues have lodged a £73 million bid with Juventus for the midfielder, but will need to make him the club's highest paid player in order to land him ahead of Barcelona.
Manchester United have offered Real Madrid £65 million plus David de Gea in a last-ditch bid to sign the Welsh winger. Louis van Gaal is desperate to land a marquee signing before deadline day and Bale - not Thomas Muller - is his No.1 target.
The agent of Alexandre Pato is in London to discuss a transfer to a European club. Tottenham, who have struggled to agree a fee for another striker target, Saido Berahino, are the main club interested in signing the Brazilian.
Chelsea are exploring deals for Zenit centre-back Ezequiel Garay and Monaco's Aymen Abdennour after giving up on John Stones. Everton insist the young defender will be not be sold, leaving the Blues rushing to find a new target.
Everton full-back Seamus Coleman is open to moving to Paris Saint-Germain after the French champions made a surprise move for the defender. PSG's initial £20m bid was rejected, though, and the Irishman will not try to force through a move.
Monaco are close to signing Brazilian defender Felipe Macedo from Goias for a fee of around €2.5 millions.
Louis van Gaal is keen to bring fellow Dutchman Arjen Robben to Old Trafford from Bayern Munich. The winger would cost £73 million and would blow the remainder of the Red Devils' summer budget.
Manchester United will force David De Gea to wait until the last transfer window day to give Real Madrid an answer about the signing. Red Devils has an agreement with another Goalkeeper to sign him if De Gea finally leaves Manchester
Louis van Gaal has €100 million (£73.5 million) to spend on a superstar signing. The Manchester United boss will not make do with only Wayne Rooney up front and still has a huge transfer kitty to plunder after missing out on Pedro and others.
Manchester United goalkeeper Victor Valdes as agreed terms with Besiktas and is set to move to the Turkish side on a free transfer.