10 of the biggest football stories of the day:
1. French midfielder Dimitri Payet has signed for West Ham United for £10 Million.
2. Liverpool have made an improved bid of £12.5 Million for Southampton’s Nathaniel Clyne..
3. Joey Barton has suggested the Premier League is stronger than the FA, which is why the English national team is suffering.
4. Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech has agreed terms on a move to Arsenal.
5. Ian Cathro is set to become Steve McClaren’s assistant at Newcastle United.
6. Roy Keane suggests he’d be in prison now if camera phones were around when he won trophies with Manchester United. (Independent)
7. Juan Mata seems to be enjoying his summer holidays whilst wearing a hugely oversized sombrero. (Twitter)
8. A new colouring book allows you to colour in pundits, including a half naked Des Lynham. (Metro)
9. Technically Sepp Blatter has not actually resigned from his role as FIFA President. (BBC Sport)
10. Ever wondered which news outlet is best with transfer rumours? Find out here. (101 Great Goals)
5 Transfer Rumours that won’t go away:
1. Morgan Schneiderlin – Southampton to Man United – £24 Million.
2. Nicolas Otamendi – Valencia to Man City – £28.5 Million
3. Alex Song – Barcelona to West Ham – Free
4. Paul Pogba – Juventus to Man City – £60 Million
5. Gonzalo Higuain – Napoli to Liverpool – Undisclosed.
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