Liverpool have missed out on the chance to sign Belgian youngster Zakaria Bakkali, as Atletico Madrid have reached an agreement with PSV Eindhoven to take him to La Liga.  The Reds were targeting the 18-year-old as a long-term investment in their attack, with Brendan Rodgers keen on building his team around youth.

By Freddie Harding

Romelu Lukaku is set to complete his move from Chelsea to Everton for £25million after reportedly agreeing a five-year deal worth £75k-a-week with the Merseyside club.  According to the Daily Mail, Lukaku is flying from his home country Belgium back to England to sign with Everton on a permanent basis having spent a season on loan under Roberto Martinez last campaign.

By Jack Teague

It has been revealed that Chelsea made an attempt to sign Luka Modric this summer before securing a deal for Cesc Fabregas.  Jose Mourinho was a big fan of Modric when he managed him at Real Madrid two seasons ago, and according to the Daily Mail he contacted the Croatia international about a possible move to Chelsea.

By Freddie Harding

Arsenal and Chelsea will face huge competition from Bayern Munich to land Sami Khedira after the German giants came up with a mastermind plan.  According to the Express, Bayern will plead with the 27-year-old to see out the final year of his contract at Real Madrid, and then snap him up for free.

By Andrew Lee