Arsenal centre-back David Luiz has agreed a new one-year deal with the north London club.
Today’s rumours, gossip and social media round-up from around the web
Chris Wilder has called for some perspective following Sheffield United’s return to Premier League action.
Chelsea wingers Willian and Pedro have extended their contracts until the end of the 2019-20 season.
Neil Warnock is revelling in his Red Adair reputation after being parachuted in to Middlesbrough for another rescue mission.
Steven MacLean has returned to St Johnstone as one of new manager Callum Davidson’s two coaching assistants.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp believes it is “unthinkable” his champions-elect have managed to get so far ahead of Manchester City this season.
Sergio Aguero will travel to Barcelona for further examination of a knee injury amid fears the Manchester City striker’s season is over.
Ralph Hasenhuttl is wary of the threat posed by wounded Arsenal as the Southampton manager looks to press reset on their wretched St Mary’s run.
Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah is expected to return to the starting line-up to face Crystal Palace on Wednesday.
Carlo Ancelotti has revealed Morgan Schneiderlin’s desire to return to his native France was behind the midfielder’s move to Nice.
Aberdeen say Jonny Hayes made a “significant financial sacrifice” to return to Pittodrie.
The Irish Football Association will this week begin interviewing candidates to replace Michael O’Neill as Northern Ireland manager.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer says David De Gea is still the best goalkeeper in the world – although the Manchester United manager believes in Dean Henderson they have the future number one for club and country.
Middlesbrough head coach Jonathan Woodgate has been sacked and replaced by the vastly-experienced Neil Warnock as the club battles relegation from the Sky Bet Championship.
Sunderland forward Chris Maguire will remain at the Stadium of Light for the 2020-21 season after the club extended his contract by another year.
Manchester United midfielder Scott McTominay has signed a new and improved deal until 2025, with the option of a further a year.
Burnley spoke of their sadness and shame after the flying of an offensive banner during their 5-0 thrashing at Manchester City.
Northampton manager Keith Curle saw his side book their place in the League Two play-off final at Wembley with a 3-0 victory at Cheltenham and then admitted that he needed promotion for his own CV.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Paulo Dybala were on target as league leaders Juventus resumed their pursuit of the Serie A title with a 2-0 win over Bologna.