To head coach Ernesto Valverde's knowledge, Barcelona were unable to sign France forward Kylian Mbappe.
Despite reported interest from the likes of Real Madrid, Harry Kane said he wanted to finish his career at Tottenham.
Usain Bolt wants to start his football career next year, saying: "A lot of clubs have reached out."
Mauricio Pochettino revealed the doubts those around him had about his Tottenham selection against Real Madrid.
Jose Mourinho insisted his comment about crying managers was not directed at Chelsea head coach Antonio Conte.
Liverpool must create an environment good enough to keep Philippe Coutinho, manager Jurgen Klopp said.
Uruguay have left Luis Suarez out of their squad to face Poland and Austria to enable him to undergo treatment on a knee problem.
West Ham produced a woeful performance as they went down to Brighton and Slaven Bilic has taken responsibility.
Antonio Conte insists he only needs the support of his own endeavour and not owner Roman Abramovich to get over Chelsea's current blip.
Nicolas Otamendi and John Stones are giving Pep Guardiola less reason to lament Vincent Kompany's latest injury absence at Manchester City.
Slaven Bilic appeared to have steadied the ship at West Ham but a Glenn Murray-inspired win for Brighton will raise fresh concerns.
Burnley have made a brilliant start to 2017-18 and Sean Dyche has no intention of leaving despite reported interest from Leicester City.
Liverpool's Under-18 winger Bobby Adekanye was racially abused by Spartak Moscow fans, but the club will not pay a fine to UEFA.
Liverpool could face a fight to keep hold of Germany midfielder Emre Can, but the player has professed his commitment to the Anfield cause.
After almost three months out of action due to an ankle injury, Bayern Munich defender Juan Bernat has made a key step in his recovery.
Gonzalo Higuain has "nothing to prove" to Jorge Sampaoli despite the Argentina boss overlooking him for selection once more.
As long as Luis Suarez is getting chances, Barcelona boss Ernesto Valverde does not mind him failing to hit the back of the net as much.
Unai Emery wants Neymar to be his own man and continue to improve as he is touted as Paris Saint-Germain's answer to Lionel Messi.
Maurizio Sarri is at the summit of Italian football and Luciano Spalletti believes it would be no different had he remained in finance.
After sitting out Brazil's last four matches, Douglas Costa has a chance to impress ahead of the World Cup in next month's friendlies.