10 of the biggest football stories of the day:
1. Manchester United expect goalkeeper David De Gea to remain at the club beyond the end of the transfer window.
2. The Premier League and US Network NBC have agreed a TV rights deal.
3. Stoke City are set to complete the signing of Xherdan Shaqiri from Inter Milan.
4. Chelsea have decided to appeal the red card give to Thibaut Courtois at weekend.
5. West Bromwich Albion have secured the signing of striker Salomon Rondon for £12m.
6. See Cristiano Ronaldo explore the world of GTA V as he’s edited into the game. (Telegraph)
7. Who wants to see Eric Cantona’s new advert which sees him swimming the English Channel. (Metro)
8. Oxford City’s Bradley Bubb scores a fifty-yard effort from a kick-off. (Mirror)
9. New Newcastle United signing Chancel Mbemba turned up on his debut in a Tuxedo. (Telegraph)
10. Club Brugge full back Javier Martos needed an unusual medical treatment, freeze spray on the backside. (Mirror)
5 Transfer Rumours that won’t go away:
1. Kevin De Bruyne – Wolfsburg to Manchester City – £47m
2. John Stones – Everton to Chelsea – £30m
3. Lucas Biglia – Lazio to Manchester United – £17.7m
4. Raphael Guerreiro – FC Lorient to Newcastle United – £8.8m
5. Jose Enrique – Liverpool to West Bromwich Albion – Undisclosed
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