Theres a week to go until the deadline slams shut, and things are hotting up. Angel di Maria is looking likely to break the British transfer record as his £64million move to Manchester United looks close. However there has been a U-turn, as Sami Khedira will now stay in Madrid for another season – and let his contract run down in the process.
Heres the latest gossip from around the web, dated Monday 25th August:
Angel di Maria is set to fly into Manchester today, to finalise his move to Manchester United after agreeing a £63.9million move. (Sky Sports)
Juventus will open talks with Arsenal over the signature of Lukas Podolski. (Telegraph)
After a dramatic U-turn, Sami Khedira will stay at Real Madrid. (Guardian)
Roberto Martinez refused to rule out signing Danny Welbeck or Samuel Eto’o. (The Times)
Southampton have made a bid for Andros Townsend. (ESPN)
Liverpool faced with last minute decision regarding Falcao. (Daily Star)