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.
Sunderland boss Gus Poyet says he is desperate for new players and admits hopes of signing Fabio Borini are fading.
Argentine club Newell's Old Boys re-sign striker Ignacio Scocco from Sunderland on a five-year contract.
Vito Mannone expects competition in the goalkeeping department at Sunderland following the arrival of Costel Pantilimon.
Former Chelsea midfielder Frank Lampard joins Major League Soccer side New York City FC on a two-year deal.
Fraizer Campbell signs for Crystal Palace after rejecting Leicester City's advances for a fee thought to be around £900,000.
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