Neymar's hopes of bolstering his Ballon d'Or claims ended when Brazil bowed out but plenty of stars remain at the 2018 World Cup.
Atletico Madrid and Sevilla are closest to acquiring AC Milan's Nikola Kalinic according to sporting director Massimiliano Mirabelli.
Argentinos Juniors defender Nehuen Perez has signed a six-year deal to complete a move to Atletico Madrid.
Xavi's Al Sadd will have Gabi in their ranks after Atletico Madrid's captain confirmed his departure from the LaLiga club.
France and Atletico Madrid striker Antoine Griezmann has revealed his desire to finish his career in MLS but he has other goals first.
France and Argentina have failed to impress so far at the World Cup, but they have the chance to lay down a marker in Kazan on Saturday.
With Atletico Madrid having convinced Antoine Griezmann to sign a new contract, midfielder Saul Niguez says Jan Oblak should be next.
Former France international David Trezeguet believes current stars Kylian Mbappe and Antoine Griezmann could match Thierry Henry.
Veteran defender Juanfran will spend a ninth year with Atletico Madrid after extending his contract with Diego Simeone's side.
Gerard Pique says he will welcome a discussion with Barcelona vice-president Jordi Mestre regarding the Antoine Griezmann announcement.