Chelsea won the Premier League by eight points last term and despite the big-spending of their rivals, manager Jose Mourinho still gives the Blues a big edge, writes Mark Worrall.
Sergio Ramos has reached an agreement on a new contract with Real Madrid that will keep him at the club until June 30, 2020, Marca reports.
Everton have rejected a second Chelsea bid of £26m for John Stones as they battle to keep the England defender.
UEFA president Michel Platini has confirmed he intends to run for the FIFA presidency next year.
Roma have confirmed the signing of goalkeeper Wojciech Szczesny from Arsenal on a year-long loan.
With Arsenal reportedly looking for a new centre-forward and Danny Welbeck still out with an injury, the Englishman may be Arsenal's odd-man out.
Former Newcastle midfielder Jonas Gutierrez is unhappy with the way his exit from the Northeast club was handled.
Dispute between Chelsea player and Fiorentina, for whom he played the second half of last season, means he cannot officially join Roma yet.
Progress this season would place Manuel Pellegrini among the greatest City managers of all time, but will he survive long enough to do it?
Zinedine Zidane believes Angel Di Maria is the kind of player Paris Saint-Germain need to challenge for the Champions League.
Januzaj has spent much of his Old Trafford career operating as a winger, but scored as a forward in United's 3-1 win over Barcelona in Santa Clara.
Arsenal have completed the signing of young Ajax striker Donyell Malen.
Michel Platini has been given the firm backing of the Football Association after formally declaring he is to run for the FIFA presidency.
Going into the season with Moreno as first choice would be questionable in itself, but to have no competition would be outright negligence.
Romelu Lukaku left with an apparent injury as Ross Barkley and Conor McAleny scored in Everton's 2-0 win at Dundee United on Tuesday.
Daley Blind has said he rejected an "incredible" offer from Arsenal as a teenager.
The Dutch manager thinks young defender Luke Shaw will silence critics after a challenging and injury plagued campaign last season.
Tottenham striker Emmanuel Adebayor is set to join Aston Villa after undergoing a medical at the club's training ground, sources have told ESPN FC.
Representatives of Marco Reus have clarified the Germany winger's future in a statement confirming his intention to stay at Borussia Dortmund.
Arsene Wenger has rejected claims from Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho that Arsenal have abandoned their cautious transfer approach.
England's under-21 team will kick off the new season with a friendly against the United States' Under-23 side at Preston.
Atletico Madrid have completed the signing of Filipe Luis from Chelsea.
Arsene Wenger said he hopes Alexis Sanchez can "grow again" after his excellent first year at Arsenal.
Bayern Munich have confirmed the signing of Arturo Vidal from Juventus.
Marseille have announced they have reached an agreement in principle for the signing of former Arsenal midfielder Abou Diaby.
Jose Mourinho was "a bit scared" when Radamel Falcao joined Manchester United in 2014, the Chelsea coach told ESPN FC in an exclusive interview.
Steven Gerrard left Liverpool for Los Angeles because a life without playing football isn't something he's ready to face. Not for a long time.
UEFA president held further talks with football powerbrokers at 2018 World Cup draw in St Petersburg and is confident he has necessary support.
Manchester United have taken teenage prospect Mason Holgate on trial with his club, Barnsley, expecting the defender to leave Oakwell.
Spain international striker has scored just seven times in 51 appearances since moving to north London from Valencia two years ago.
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Paris Saint-Germain coach Laurent Blanc has told media he is "rather positive" Angel Di Maria will soon join from Manchester United.