Real Madrid were keeping their cards close to their chest regarding a potential swoop for striker Javier Hernandez.
Beppe Sannino has resigned as Watford head coach with the side sitting second in the Sky Bet Championship table.
A review of Sunday's action in the Barclays Premier League as Arsenal could only a manage a 1-1 draw against Leicester.
Striker Loic Remy has joined Chelsea from QPR on a four-year deal, the two clubs have announced.
Sky Bet cut Liverpool into 10/1 from 18/1 to win the Premier League title after they beat Tottenham 3-0 at White Hart Lane.
Fleetwood and Luton are Nick Hext's tips in his outright preview of this season's Johnstone's Paint Trophy.
A review of the weekend's action in Spain's La Liga as Barcelona had to battle to a 1-0 victory at Villarreal.
A review of the weekend's action in Serie A as AC Milan got their campaign off to a flying start with a 3-1 defeat of Lazio.
A review of the weekend's action in France's Ligue 1 as PSG hit form with a 5-0 victory over St Etienne.
A review of the weekend's action in Germany's Bundesliga Bayern Munich could only draw with Schalke.