The latest from Friday's regional newspapers as Liverpool are linked with a move for Real Madrid forward Jese.
John O'Shea is convinced Sunderland have found a manager in David Moyes who has the pedigree to replace Sam Allardyce.
Burnley manager Sean Dyche admits it is "challenging" to get transfer deals done given the current market conditions.
Diego Godin hit the winner as Tottenham's pre-season tour of Australia ended with a 1-0 defeat to Atletico Madrid in Melbourne.
A pre-season friendly between two non-league sides is abandoned at half-time after one refuses to continue playing.
Manchester United skipper Wayne Rooney reckons new manager Jose Mourinho has brought a sense of belief back to the club.
Jurgen Klopp is pleased with Liverpool's transfer business this summer, but warned his new players they have to prove their worth to the team.
Swansea City's French international striker Bafetimbi Gomis agrees a deal to join Marseille on a season-long loan.