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Manchester United are looking to ship off six of their underprivileged defenders before the transfer window closes in a month as new boss Erik ten Hag continues to rebuild his squad, with Sevilla interested in Alex Telles and Phil Jones in talks with DC United.

Premier League players want to stop kneeling before every game following a meeting of 20 club captains last Thursday amid growing fears the gesture has lost some of its seriousness.

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The Transfer Show’s Dharmesh Sheth and Kaveh Solhekol sum up the latest transfer news from the 20 Premier League clubs.

Kasper Schmeichel is completing his move to Nice and is set to undergo a medical within the next 48 hours after securing manager Brendan Rodgers’ blessing to seek a new challenge.

Fulham need a new centre-back, and they are looking for Premier League rivals – namely Chelsea’s Malang Sarr, West Ham’s Issa Diop and Leicester’s Jannik Vestergaard.

Tom Huddlestone joins Manchester United as player-manager of the club’s U21s.

The Bournemouth players will stick to their decision not to take a knee as they prepare for their Premier League opener.

Graeme Carrick, the younger brother of former England international Michael, is set to join Newcastle United as U18s manager as the club’s off-field restructuring continues.

Liverpool are making progress in talks over a new contract for striker Diogo Jota.

Inter Miami owner David Beckham has moved closer to the start of construction on a new billion-dollar stadium complex.

Manchester City midfielder James McAtee is discussing a loan move to Sheffield United after the Championship side made an offer on Monday.

Everton are not pursuing a move for Chelsea striker Michy Batshuayi.


Premier League clubs have been given the green light to stage friendlies at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar.

Premier League chief executive Richard Masters has questioned whether Roman Abramovich would have been allowed to buy Chelsea if an owners and directors test was in place at the time.


Cristiano Ronaldo has been accused of setting a bad example after leaving Old Trafford before the end of Sunday’s friendly with Rayo Vallecano, according to a Manchester United insider.

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The Transfer Show panel discuss possible destinations for Cristiano Ronaldo as the Manchester United striker’s future is yet to be resolved.

Arsenal’s elimination of Mikel Arteta gathers pace as he seeks to offload 11 players who were part of last week’s US pre-season tour – including former first-team regulars Hector Bellerin, Nicolas Pepe, Pablo Mari, Lucas Torreira, Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Reis Nelson.

Barcelona president Joan Laporta has left the door open to a move for Manchester City midfielder Bernardo Silva later this month after selling 25% of their TV studios to the crypto firm currency for £85m to help bring in new signings.

Eric Bailly is set to snub a meeting with Jose Mourinho in Rome in favor of Sevilla.

Tammy Abraham says he is settled at Roma and is in no rush to return to Chelsea.

Premier League clubs have been dealt a blow in their pursuit of Andrea Belotti, with the striker set to join Roma on a free transfer.

Chelsea cult hero Oscar has been pictured in a Flamengo shirt ahead of a move from Shanghai SIPG.

Tottenham are interested in Ajax attacking midfielder Mohammed Kudus, according to reports.


The new Prime Minister will try to bring the Women’s World Cup to the UK following England’s triumph at the European Championship.

The Hundred will use additional stewards and additional cameras to quell anti-social behavior at games.

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The Transfer Show panel answers your questions about all the latest transfer activity over the last month of the summer window.

The Rugby Football Union’s decision to ban transgender women prompted its own diversity and inclusion representatives to step down from their posts over the weekend.

The IPL franchises hope to hire players for 12 months a year to play in various teams, revealed Venky Mysore, managing director of Indian Premier League side Kolkata Knight Riders.


Manchester United are likely to upset Cristiano Ronaldo further with their plans to replace him with Frenkie de Jong as the club’s highest-earning player this season.

Arsenal are set to sell Lucas Torreira to Galatasaray and complete his long-awaited departure from the club, finally ending a £129m spending spree riddled with mistakes.

Super-agent Jorge Mendes has reportedly told Manchester United to ‘name their price’ for Cristiano Ronaldo as they try to snap the Portuguese striker out of Old Trafford.

Neymar appeared to be pouring cold water on a reported fallout with Paris Saint-Germain teammate Kylian Mbappe.


Idrissa Gana Gueye is set to join Everton from Paris Saint-Germain. The midfielder has traveled to Merseyside for a medical ahead of the deal as clubs negotiate final details.

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Take a look at some of the Premier League’s most expensive summer signings as we try to decide who is the best value for money.

Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno is set to join Fulham after the clubs reached an agreement and personal terms were settled.

Leicester expect Arsenal to move for Youri Tielemans but have yet to receive any offers for the Belgian midfielder.


The SRU has issued a partial apology to the family of Siobhan Cattigan, the former Scotland striker who died last November, after her parents accused them of failing to provide sufficient medical or pastoral care after two serious concussions.

Recordings of conversations between referees and VARs will be made available to the public after matches as part of a Premier League plan.

The FA are planning contract extension talks with Sarina Wiegman when the England Women’s manager returns from vacation.

Brendan Rodgers says Leicester will not be ‘tapped’ to sell Wesley Fofana or James Maddison.


Bewildered David Martindale is adamant there’s no split loyalty when his Livingston side take on Rangers – and insists he’s ‘choking’ to take points away from the team from Ibrox.

Charlton Athletic winger Charlie Kirk has emerged as a transfer target for Hibs.


Hibs is doing everything he can to seal a stunning Easter Road return for Martin Boyle.