A look at the football transfer gossip in Thursday's national newspapers, with QPR hoping to sign striker Samuel Eto'o.
Manchester United began life under Louis van Gaal with a thumping 7-0 win over the Los Angeles Galaxy.
Gareth Bale thinks the Premier League has lost its tag as the best in the world to the Spanish Primera Division.
Swansea have signed Gylfi Sigurdsson from Spurs with Ben Davies and Michel Vorm going the other way.
Our Tom McDermott looks at a few of the transfer deals that could be completed in the coming weeks post-World Cup.
Striker Diego Costa has vowed to do his utmost to deliver trophies for Chelsea.
Aston Villa boss Paul Lambert has warned those considering a move for Ron Vlaar that he is not for sale.
Newell's Old Boys have confirmed the signing of Sunderland striker Ignacio Scocco.
Sunderland head coach Gus Poyet is refusing to give up on summer targets Fabio Borini and Marcos Alonso.
Seamus Coleman will miss Everton's pre-season friendly in Thailand so he does not aggravate a hamstring problem.