Manchester City's website releases a video that appears to show France defender Eliaquim Mangala signing for the club.
Dundee United accept an improved bid from Hull City for Scotland left-back Andrew Robertson.
Crusaders make their Europa League exit as a 1-1 draw at home to IF Brommapojkarna means they lose 5-1 on aggregate.
Derry City take an early lead in Belarus but then concede five to lose 6-1 on aggregate to Shakhtyor Soligorsk.
Belfast club Linfield are out of the Europa League after conceding two second-half goals away to AIK Solna.
West Ham striker Andy Carroll could be out of action for four months after tearing ligaments in his ankle and requiring surgery.
Everton take midfielder Muhamed Besic on their pre-season trip to Thailand ahead of his move from Ferencvaros.
Up-to-the-minute news from Thursday's qualifying games involving Linfield, Derry City and Crusaders.
Stoke City chief executive Tony Scholes insists the club do not need to sell "star players" to fund any summer arrivals.