Newcastle are understood to be in talks with Bordeaux for the transfer of Uruguayan hitman Diego Rolan after bidding over £11million.
Aston Villa have swooped in for £8million Lille midfielder Idrissa Gueye on a four-year deal, according to a report in France.
Stoke are understood to be interested in Nice forward Alassane Plea but could face competition from French top-flight outfit Rennes.
• 25-year-old has completed medical and agreed personal terms • Gueye turned down last-ditch approach from Marseille Aston Villa will sign Idrissa Gueye from Lille in a deal worth about £9m after the Senegal international, a defensive midfielder, completed a medical and agreed personal ter
Chelsea sign Monaco striker Radamel Falcao on a season-long loan deal, with the option to make the deal permanent.
Chelsea have signed striker Radamel Falcao in a season-long loan deal from Monaco.
CHELSEA have completed the signing of Monaco striker Radamel Falcao.
LEICESTER are closing in on a deal for Caen's midfielder N'Golo Kante.