Real Madrid are ready to pay 300m euros (£270m) for Brazil forward Neymar if Uefa sanctions force Paris St-Germain to sell the 26-year-old. (Sport)

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has ruled out a move for Italy midfielder Claudio Marchisio after the 32-year-old was released by Juventus. (Goal)

Newcastle United’s on-loan Venezuela striker Salomon Rondon, 28, wants to make his move from West Brom permanent. (Chronicle)

Newcastle New Loan Signing Salomom Rondon

Aston Villa boss Steve Bruce says Tottenham would have signed English midfielder Jack Grealish this summer had they come in for the 22-year-old earlier. (Talksport)

Grealish could be set for a bumper deal at Villa Park with the club’s new owner personally overseeing his new contract. (Express)

England manager Gareth Southgate will watch Southampton goalkeeper Alex McCarthy, 28, against Everton on Saturday as he assesses his goalkeeping options. (Telegraph)

Manchester United’s Italy defender Matteo Darmian, 28, will stay at Old Trafford despite spending the summer trying to leave. (Sun)