New Chelsea manager Antonio Conte has told owner Roman Abramovich that the club must sign five more players before transfer window shuts.
Sunderland have appointed David Moyes as their new manager.
Several players have failed to take their preseason chances as Jose Mourinho continues to evaluate his squad, writes Andy Mitten.
Usain Bolt may go back on his plan to retire next year and has the 202 Olympics on his mind as track and field endures troubled times.
Great Britain's women smashed their national record in the 4x100 metres as they claimed victory at the Anniversary Games while Kendra Harrison set a new world record time in the 100m hurdles
Arsene Wenger insists Arsenal still plan on spending "big money" this transfer window - if he can find the right player.
Wijnaldum has signed a five-year contract with the Reds and the Liverpool Echo report that they have paid around £23 million up front.
Sam Allardyce thought his chance had gone. A decade on from failing to become England manager, losing out to Steve McClaren at the interview stage, the dream job is his.
"I am extremely honoured to be appointed England manager especially as it is no secret that this is the role I have always wanted," Allardyce said.
Alastair Cook restored England's equilibrium after defeat at Lord's with an immaculate hundred on a flawless pitch on the opening day of the Old Trafford Test.
Jurgen Klopp's first summer as Liverpool manager means he must build the team around Daniel Sturridge and start Loris Karius as his No. 1 goalkeeper.
Some Tottenham fans are underwhelmed with their transfers this summer but there seems to be a strong plan in place, writes John Crace.
Newcastle United midfielder Georginio Wijnaldum will undergo a medical on Friday ahead of his proposed move to Liverpool, a source has told ESPN FC.
As Chris Froome heads toward victory in the Tour de France with a trail of rivals fighting for podium places, further back in the field the battle just to finish the race continues.
Chris Froome was relieved to have finished relatively unscathed, albeit sore. He knew too well that his crash on Friday could have cost him a likely third Tour de France title.
Can Kevin Durant handle the heat of becoming the bad guy? As the superstar adapts to his new reality, he's receiving some wisdom from friend and fellow free-agency villain DeAndre Jordan.
Draymond Green reached a plea agreement that will allow him to avoid jail time and reduce the charges he faced for allegedly striking a former Michigan State football player.
Derrick Rose says his new team, the revamped Knicks, are being put in the same class of "super team" as the Golden State Warriors.
The Jaguars do not plan to sign free-agent defensive end Greg Hardy after working him out over the past two days, a league source said.
Steelers running back Le'Veon Bell is facing a four-game suspension for a violation of the NFL's drug policy as a result of a missed drug test, not a failed one, sources said.