Manchester United and Jose Mourinho are fighting to save their reputations in 2018-19 as gung-ho rivals threaten to leave them behind.
Kepa Arrizabalaga will shoulder the burden of history after Chelsea splashed the cash in their search for Thibaut Courtois' replacement.
Daniel Arzani will do "exceptionally well" at Celtic, according to Australia head coach Graham Arnold.
Juventus "rejected all kinds of offers" to keep Daniel Rugani, according to the Italian defender's agent.
With Thibaut Courtois set to move to Real Madrid, Chelsea have signed Kepa Arrizabalaga, paying a world record for a goalkeeper.
Real Madrid have agreed a deal for Thibaut Courtois to continue a transfer window theme that has seen goalkeepers move for big money.
Middlesbrough's hopes of winning promotion from the Championship have been boosted by the loan signing of West Ham's Jordan Hugill.
England midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek is focused on performing at his best for Chelsea regardless of opinions from above.
Everton have been linked with moves for both Bernard and Yerry Mina before Thursday's deadline, with the former pictured in Liverpool.
Kepa Arrizabalaga has been hailed as "a great keeper" by Chelsea defender David Luiz as his move to Stamford Bridge draws nearer.