Manchester United made a world-record bid to sign Barca star Neymar in the summer, according to the Daily Telegraph.

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Manchester United made a incredible £139m ($215m) attempt to sign Barcelona superstar Neymar in the summer. Louis van Gaal's men offered the Brazilian £280k-a-week ($433k-a-week) to join them - a staggering £14.65m ($22.67m) a year to swap the Nou Camp for Old Trafford.

Sunderland will not be making a move for Kevin Nolan as Sam Allardyce turns his attentions to a new striker instead.

Jermain Defoe could be sold by Sunderland in January to free up funds with Bournemouth considering a move for their former striker.


Liverpool are scouting Paris St-Germain youngster Odsonne Edouard. The Reds were understood to be watching the teenager in action in the UEFA Youth League against Malmo recently.

Arsenal target Lorenzo Insigne's agent has dismissed any rumours over a potential move, claiming the striker wants to stay at Napoli for the rest of his career.

Gus Poyet is being lined up for a return to management with League One Swindon Town.

Danny Ings, who is having surgery on a torn anterior cruciate ligament on Tuesday, is confident of playing for Liverpool again before the end of the season.


Manager Ronald Koeman hints he would be happy to sign new contract at Southampton. His current deal runs out in the summer of 2017.

Former Red John Arne Riise says striker Daniel Sturridge will 'need to step up his work rate' if he wants to be Liverpool's first choice striker under new manager Jurgen Klopp.

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho has come out fighting saying: "I'm entitled to one bad season. There are guys who have one good season out of 20. I'm entitled. I don't need to prove." But he adds: "I don't have many friends in the football world."


Juventus claim they turned down an offer from Liverpool for Claudio Marchisio, and formal bids for Paul Pogba.