ADAM LALLANA was cheering Tottenham on in their title pursuit last season - because of his close relationship with Mauricio Pochettino.
MAMADOU SAKHO is yet to agree to a season-long at Stoke - but they are reportedly confident of landing the Liverpool defender.
ARSENAL went back in for Shkodran Mustafi after failing to reach an agreement over Omer Toprak, according to reports.
ARSENE WENGER has told Arsenal’s disgruntled fans that they will never force his hand into spending big.
Liverpool have launched an £11m bid for Borussia Dortmund’s American teenager Christian Pulisic.
SAM ALLARDYCE will name Luke Shaw in his inaugural England squad on Saturday after first sounding out Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho.
MIKE PHELAN spent the best part of three decades helping Sir Alex Ferguson establish an honours list that is unlikely to be ever surpassed.
MANCHESTER UNITED will avoid a trip to war-torn eastern Ukraine when they face Zorya Luhansk in the Europa League.